Natalia ‘Supernova’ Vodianova, The Survivor

Natalia Vodianova | Source: BoF

Natalia Vodianova channelled the harsh realities of her childhood and a desperate instinct for survival to become one of the highest earning supermodels in the world. Through the Naked Heart Foundation, founded in 2004, she is channelling the same instinct to help Russian children.

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The Creative Class | Sølve Sundsbø, Photographer

Sølve Sundsbø | Photo: Michael Hemy for BoF

Sølve Sundsbø, who learned his craft as Nick Knight’s assistant in the 1990s, has made a name for himself with fantastical images that defy belief. The Creative Class is supported by CLIO Image, an awards show honouring creative excellence in fashion, beauty and retail.

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Role Call | Lucia Restelli, International Sales Director

Lucia Restelli | Photo: Thomas Richardson

Lucia Restelli, international sales director for designer brands and beauty at Rainbowwave, says that if you treat your client’s business as your own, the task to promote and grow their brand “will not feel like a pressure, but an exciting goal.”

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BoF Exclusive | Inside DSquared2 at Twenty Years

In our latest ‘Inside Fashion’ interview, BoF’s Imran Amed sits down with Dean and Dan Caten, the Canadian twins behind cult Italian label DSquared2, to chart their trajectory from the suburbs of Toronto to the helm of a business which turns over €210 million and, this year, celebrates its 20th anniversary.

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Colin’s Column | Galliano’s Return

Maison Margiela Artisanal Spring/Summer 2015 | Source: Courtesy

In his much-anticipated debut for Maison Margiela, John Galliano presented a captivating, wonderland-like homage to artisanal skills, which suffered from a sense of déjà vu, but proved the designer’s creativity was still in one piece.

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