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Como La Flor: A Valentine's Day Fashion Editorial

Como La Flor: A Valentine's Day Fashion Editorial

A local talent team comprised of photographer Sisilia Piring, wardrobe stylist Jillian Cainghug, prop stylist Aneta Florczyk, hair/makeup artist Carmen Dianne, and models Rochelle Yakubov and Vanessa Mendez recently got creative with a dark, moody Valentine's Day concept. With their editorial effort, titled "Como La Flor," the women wanted to feature the idea that femininity can be "sweet, but also a little complex." Using an assortment of traditionally romantic motifs, the series of photos offers a somewhat subversive take on the upcoming holiday—and the collaborative crew does so with a handful of local labels including LACAUSA, Pari Desai, Giu Giu, and LOQ. 

 Harness choker by  Jackimac , sweater from  Aralda Vintage , La Grenade leisure pant by  Giu Giu  (courtesy of  Nonna ), shoes by  LOQ

Harness choker by Jackimac, sweater from Aralda Vintage, La Grenade leisure pant by Giu Giu (courtesy of Nonna), shoes by LOQ

 Silk dress by  Olya Kosterina , vintage fishnets 

Silk dress by Olya Kosterina, vintage fishnets 

 Pink sweater from  Aralda Vintage . silk dress by  Olya Kosterina , vintage fishnets

Pink sweater from Aralda Vintage. silk dress by Olya Kosterina, vintage fishnets

 On Rochelle (left): Leila sweater shell by  Pari Desai , Santi jumpsuit by  LACAUSA , Carly blazer by  LIKE (courtesy of Nonna) , vintage hoop earring. On Vanessa (right): sweater from Aralda Vintage, pants by Giu Giu, boots by LOQ

On Rochelle (left): Leila sweater shell by Pari Desai, Santi jumpsuit by LACAUSA, Carly blazer by LIKE (courtesy of Nonna), vintage hoop earring. On Vanessa (right): sweater from Aralda Vintage, pants by Giu Giu, boots by LOQ

 Carly blazer by  LIKE (courtesy of Nonna) , metallic stripe sweater by  Pari Desai , Santi jumpsuit by  LACAUSA

Carly blazer by LIKE (courtesy of Nonna), metallic stripe sweater by Pari Desai, Santi jumpsuit by LACAUSA

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