UNITED FRONT

By
Photography Christian MacDonald

Published July 26, 2013

Turf warriors wave the white-denim flag, transforming a perennial summer beach basic into the bold, new urban form.

THIS SPREAD (CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT): VEST: GUESS. SHORTS: J BRAND. BRA: T BY ALEXANDER WANG. FANNY PACK (WORN THROUGHOUT): DKNY. GAITERS (WORN THROUGHOUT): CHANEL. SNEAKERS (WORN THROUGHOUT): Y-3; VEST: HUDSON JEANS. SHORTS: CALVIN KLEIN JEANS. BRA: FLEUR DU MAL; VEST: BENETTON. SHORTS: RAG & BONE. BRA: LAUREN STUCKY; VEST: DIESEL + EDUN. SHORTS: TOPSHOP. BRA: LAUREN STUCKY; VEST: J BRAND. SHORTS: 7 FOR ALL MANKIND. BRA: T BY ALEXANDER WANG; VEST: CALVIN KLEIN JEANS. SHORTS: H&M. BRA: MAURIE & EVE; VEST: AMERICAN APPAREL. SHORTS: DIESEL. BRA: FLEUR DU MAL; VEST: AG JEANS. SHORTS: TOMMY HILFIGER. BRA: T BY ALEXANDER WANG. COSMETICS: CHANEL, INCLUDING STYLO YEUX WATERPROOF EYELINER #35 IN GRIS, LES 4 OMBRES QUADRA EYESHADOW, AND ROUGE COCO SHINE #68 IN CANDEUR; GIORGIO ARMANI, INCLUDING SHEER BLUSH #10 IN BEIGE AND LUMINOUS SILK FOUNDATION; M.A.C, INCLUDING EYE SHADOW IN TAUPE; TATA HARPER, INCLUDING REPAIRATIVE MOISTURIZER. HAIR PRODUCTS: ORIBE, INCLUDING CREMÉ FOR STYLE. HAIR: RITA MARMOR FOR ORIBE HAIR CARE/STREETERS. MAKEUP: ITSUKI/THE WALL GROUP. MODELS: NYKHOR/RED, AUSTRIA/MAJOR, MYLENE/ ROOT, IRINA/W DIRECT, VILMA/IMG, SHARAM/ NEXT, MARIA F/NEXT, AND ZOHRA/MARILYN. CASTING: ZAN LUDLUM. PROP STYLIST: DANIEL GRAFF/MARY HOWARD STUDIO. MAKEUP ASSISTANTS: ANOLI AND JENNY SCARPELLI.