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    Carey Mulligan
    January 2012

    Hair by Jimmy Paul for Bumble and bumble; makeup by Aaron de Mey for Lancôme at Art Partner; manicure by Ashlie Johnson at the Wall Group. Prop styling by Ali ­Gallagher at Jed Root LA. Fashion: Nina Ricci’s raffia tweed jacket and cotton bra. Tacori 18k yellow gold and rose quartz earrings. Beauty: Dolce & Gabbana the Foundation in Creamy; the Eyeshadow in Desert; the Mascara in Black; the ­Illuminator in Eva; Passion Duo Gloss ­Fusion Lipstick in Imperial.

    Photography by Michael Thompson
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    January 2012

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    Brad Pitt
    February 2012

    Grooming by Jean Black. Fashion: Tom Ford’s cotton shirt; Burberry Prorsum’s wool tuxedo pants. Tom Ford bow tie. Grooming: Lab Series Daily Moisture Defense Lotion SPF 15; Root Power Restorative Style Wax.

    Photography by Mario Sorrenti
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    February 2012

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    Charlize Theron
    February 2012

    Hair by Enzo Angileri using Nexxus at Cloutier Remix; makeup by Shane Paish for Dior at Jed Root LA Inc. Fashion: Bottega Veneta’s silk chiffon gown. Martin Katz 18k white gold and diamond earrings. Beauty: Dior Diorskin Forever Flawless Perfection Fusion Wear Makeup in 020; Diorblush Glowing Color Powder Blush in Peechy Keen; 3 Couleurs Ready-to-Wear Smoky Eyes Palette in Smoky Brown; ­Diorshow mascara in 090; Rouge Dior lipstick in Beige Indécise.

    Photography by Mario Sorrenti
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    February 2012

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    "Good" Kate Moss
    March 2012

    Fashion: Vera Wang’s silk lace dress. Erdem habit; Early Halloween vintage lace. Beauty: Dolce & Gabbana Perfect Finish Powder Foundation in Warm; Smooth Eye Colour Duo in Cinnamon; Secret Eyes Mascara in Coffee; Classic Cream Lipstick in Petal; Fekkai Advanced Salon Technician Highlight Care Illuminating Cream.

    Photography by Steven Klein
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    March 2012

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    "Bad" Kate Moss
    March 2012

    Fashion: Gucci’s silk georgette dress. Freire flower. Beauty: SK-II Skin Signature Cream; Dolce & Gabbana Makeup Perfect Finish Creamy Foundation in Ivory; Smooth Eye Color Quad in Femme Fatale; Secret Eyes Mascara in Coffee; Classic Cream Lipstick in Ultra.

    Photography by Steven Klein
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    March 2012

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    Jessica Biel
    April 2012

    Fashion: Louis Vuitton’s nylon swimsuit. David Yurman 18k gold and citrine bracelets. Beauty: Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra 24HR Foundation in Buff 230W; Color Design 5 Shadow & Liner Palette in Gris Fatale; Hypnôse Doll Lashes Mascara in So Black; Blush Subtil in Blushing Nude; Rouge in Love lipstick in Delicate Lace.

    Hair by Jimmy Paul for Bumble and bumble; makeup by Mark Carrasquillo; manicure by Mary Soul Inzerillo. Prop styling by Thomas Wood for Ciel Blue. Production by Gaby at Select Services. Digital technicians: Nico Fallet and Pablo Azevedo. Photography assistants: Pierre Persson, Gustav Hallmer, Clay Gardner. Fashion assistants: Felicia Garcia-Rivera, Laura Jones.

    Photography by Mikael Jansson
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    April 2012

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    Nicole Kidman and Clive Owen
    May 2012

    Hair by Jimmy Paul for Bumble and Bumble; makeup by Jeanine Lobell for Chanel; manicure by Lisa Jachno for Sephora by OPI at AIM Artists; grooming by Dorka Nieradzik. Fashion: Kidman wears Prada cotton bodysuit and leather skirt. Van Cleef & Arpels 18k white gold and diamond bracelets, Cartier 18k white gold and diamond bracelet (from top). Owen wears Giorgio Armani cotton shirt. His own Jaeger-LeCoultre watch. Beauty: Estée Lauder Invisible Fluid Makeup in 1CN1; Pure Color Five Color EyeShadow Palette in Film Noir; DoubleWear EyePencil in Onyx; Sumptuous Extreme Mascara in Extreme Black; Pure Color Blush in Sensuous Rose; DoubleWear Lipstick in Stay Coral. Grooming: Lab Series Skincare for Men Max LS Light Moisture Lotion.

    Photography by Emma Summerton
    Styled by Arianne Phillips

    May 2012

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    Tom Cruise with models (from left) Edita Vilkeviciute and Abbey Lee Kershaw
    June 2012

    Cruise: Hair by Michael White; makeup and tattoo design: Michele Burke. Models: Hair by Recine; makeup by Aaron de Mey at Art Partner; manicures by Champagne Satayakul. Models: Abbey Lee Kershaw at Next; Edita Vilkeviciute at DNA New York.

    Fashion on models, from left: Versace cotton raffia top. Hervé Léger by Max Azria polyester-blend swimwear bottoms. Eddie Borgo earrings and choker; Michael Schmidt Swarovski Elements spiked cuff, Chrome Hearts 22k gold and diamond bracelet (from left); Chanel gloves; Double Happiness Jewelry 14k gold and tourmaline ring. 3.1 Phillip Lim silk-blend bralette. Salvatore Ferragamo beaded silk jacket. Barbara Bui cotton shorts. Venus by Maria Tash nose ring; Assad Mounser earring; Michael Schmidt mesh bracelet; Solange Azagury-Partridge 18k blackened-white-gold and diamond ring; her own earrings. Cruise wears Rita Ryack leather pants. Accessories and jewelry styled by costume designer Rita Ryack.

    Beauty: On Cruise: Smashbox Limitless Eye Liner in Smoke. On models, from left: Smashbox High Definition foundation in Light L3; Photo Op Eye Shadow Trio in Screenshot; Lash DNA mascara in Jet Black; Blush Rush in Gingersnap; Limitless Lip Stain in Guava. Studio Skin foundation in 2.3; Smokebox Palette; Hyperlash Mascara in Blackout; Blush Rush in Paradise; Lip Enhancing Gloss in Tease.

    Photography by Mario Sorrenti
    Styled by Arianne Phillips

    June 2012

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    Joan Smalls
    July 2012

    Hair by Oribe for Oribe Hair Care; hair color by Anthony Palermo for ; makeup by Pat McGrath for Cover Girl; manicure by Jin Soon Choi for Jin Soon Natural Hand and Foot Spa. Model: Joan Smalls at IMG. Fashion: Dolce & Gabbana cotton and silk blend ruffle-detail blouse. Beauty: Estée Lauder Invisible Fluid makeup; Five Color Eye Shadow Palette in Film Noir; Double Wear Eye Pencil in Graphite; Sumptuous Extreme Mascara in Extreme Black; Pure Color Blush in Alluring Rose; Pure Color Lipstick in Beige.

    Photography by Steven Meisel
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    July 2012

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    Karlie Kloss
    July 2012

    Hair by Oribe for Oribe Hair Care; hair color by Anthony Palermo for Anthonyleonardsalon.com; makeup by Pat McGrath for Cover Girl; manicure by Jin Soon Choi for Jin Soon Natural Hand and Foot Spa. Model: Karlie Kloss at Next Model Management. Fashion: Yves Saint Laurent silk jacket. Beauty: Cover Girl & Olay Tone Rehab foundation; Cover Girl Eye Enhancers eye shadow in Brown Smolder; Queen Collection Vivid Impact Eyeliner in Truffle; LashBlast 24 HR mascara in Black Brown; Checkers blush in Soft Sable; LipPerfection Lipcolor in Delish.

    Photography by Steven Meisel
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    July 2012

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    Charlize Theron and Michael Fassbender
    August 2012

    Hair by Enzo Angileri for Tresemmé at Cloutier Remix; makeup by Aaron de Mey at Art Partner; manicures by Yuna Park at Streeters; grooming by Anna Bernabe for Oribe Haircare and Liz Earle Skincare at EAMGMT. Fashion: Theron wears Dior Archive lambskin dress. LaCrasia Gloves gloves; Elsa Peretti, Tiffany & Co. sterling silver necklace. Fassbender wears DSquared2 lambskin vest. Viktor & Rolf Monsieur leather pants. Bess belt. Beauty: Diorskin Forever Flawless Perfection Fusion Wear Makeup in 030; 5 Couleurs Eyeshadow Palette in 774; Diorshow Liner in Carbon; Diorshow Black Out Mascara in Kohl Black; Rosy Glow Blush in Petal; Dior Addict Lipstick in 646. Grooming: Malin + Goetz Chamomile Treatment Oil and Sage Styling Cream.

    Photography by Mario Sorrenti
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    June 2012

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    Penelope Cruz
    September 2012

    Hair by Pablo Iglesias for Art Lab Aveda; makeup by Charlotte Tilbury for CTilbury Makeup; manicure by Lorraine Griffin. Fashion: Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci stretch wool turtleneck. Yves Saint Laurent gloves; Lynn Ban 18k gold-plate and lapis necklace. Beauty: Lancôme Teint Miracle Foundation in Buff 2W; Le Crayon Khôl in Black Coffee; Le Crayon Poudre in Brunet; Color Design 5 Pan Palette in Blush Sweetness; Hypnôse Doll Lash Mascara in So Black!; Blush Subtil in Blushing Nude; Rouge in Love Lipcolor in Roses in Love.

    Photography by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    September 2012

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    Jennifer Lawrence
    October 2012

    Hair by Malcolm Edwards at Streeters; makeup by Sam Bryant for Chanel Beauté. Fashion: Calvin Klein Collection feather and organza dress. Urstadt Swan gloves. Beauty: L’Oréal Paris True Match Lumi Healthy Luminous Makeup in Porcelain/Light Ivory; Infallible Eye Shadow in Amber Rush; Voluminous Power Volume 24H Mascara in Black Brown; Brow Stylist Brow Shaping Duet in Medium Brown; True Match Super-Blendable Blush in Precious Peach; Colour Riche Balm in Pink Satin.

    Photography by Tim Walker
    Styled by Jacob K

    October 2012

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    Keira Knightley
    November 2012

    Chanel braided tweed jacket. Fabergé 18k white gold, ruby, and diamond earrings; Chanel Fine Jewelry 18k white gold, pearl, and diamond ring.

    Beauty note: Knightley’s enviably supple skin can be had with Chanel Hydra Beauty Sérum.

    Photography by Steven Klein
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    November 2012

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    Scarlett Johansson
    November 2012

    Dolce & Gabbana silk lace dress and silk and lace bodysuit. Repossi 18k black gold earring; International Silver nose clip; David Yurman sterling silver and diamond band rings, VBH 18k oxidized white gold and diamond ring, David Yurman sterling silver and diamond ring, Bottega Veneta 18k black gold and diamond ring, VBH 18k white gold and diamond ring, De Beers 18k black gold and diamond ring, VBH 18k oxidized white gold and diamond ring (on right hand, from top); De Beers 18k black gold and diamond rings, David Yurman sterling silver and diamond ring, VBH 18k oxidized white gold and diamond ring, David Yurman sterling silver, hematite, topaz, and pavé diamond ring, VBH 18k oxidized white gold and diamond ring, David Yurman sterling silver and diamond ring, David Yurman 18k white gold and pavé diamond ring (on left hand, from top).

    Beauty note: Keep a hairstyle from falling flat with Tigi Hair Reborn Flexible Finishing Hairspray.

    Photography by Steven Klein
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    November 2012

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    Mia Wasikowska
    November 2012

    Balenciaga by Nicolas Ghesquière wool jacquard bustier. Solange Azagury-Partridge 18k blackened white gold, sapphire, and diamond earrings.

    Beauty note: An intense color process can leave hair begging for TLC. Wella Professional Brilliance Treatment delivers serious aid.

    Photography by Steven Klein
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    November 2012

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    Rooney Mara
    November 2012

    Prada silk and wool coat and dress, and embellished cotton poplin shirt. Albertus Swanepoel hat.

    Beauty note: Chantecaille HD Perfecting Powder illuminates skin in a soft, natural way.

    Hair by Luigi Murenu for Kérastase Paris; makeup by Val Garland at Streeters; manicures by Bernadette Thompson. Set design by Jack Flanagan. Production by North6. Photography assistants: Dominick Sheldon, Nico Kern, Jim Alexandrou, Ashley Renolds, Justin Farkas, Pavel Woznicki. Fashion assistants: Felicia Garcia-Rivera, Dena Giannini.

    Photography by Steven Klein
    Styled by Edward Enninful

    November 2012

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    Marion Cotillard
    December 2012

    Fashion: Dior Haute Couture belted cashmere coat. Dior Fine Jewelry 18k yellow gold, onyx, and diamond ring; Atsuko Kudo glove. Hair by Odile Gilbert at Exposure NY; makeup by Lisa Butler for Dior Cosmetics; manicures by Huberte Cesarion at Marie-France Thavonekham Agency. Set design by Andy Hillman.

    Photography by Tim Walker
    Styled by Jacob K

    December 2012

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2012: The Year in Covers

From Kate Moss playing naughty and nice to a fresh-faced Carey Mulligan wearing a white lace bra and a tattooed, Rock of Ages-costumed Tom Cruise, take a look back at 2012 through W's provocative covers.

From Kate Moss playing naughty and nice to a fresh-faced Carey Mulligan wearing a white lace bra and a tattooed, Rock of Ages-costumed Tom Cruise, take a look back at 2012 through W‘s provocative covers.

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