Alex Prager: Spellbound

Artist Alex Prager takes resort wear for a surreal spin.

Photographs: Alex Prager
Photographs: Alex Prager

Dior’s silk organza dress.

Photographs: Alex Prager

Missoni’s viscose and cotton coat; Chloé’s silk satin blouse.

Photographs: Alex Prager

Balenciaga by Nicolas Ghesquière’s nylon jersey dress. Hermès scarf.

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Photographs: Alex Prager

J. Mendel’s silk chiffon gown.

Photographs: Alex Prager

Back row: Marc Jacobs’s brown and white cashmere and silk jacket. Middle row: Moschino’s polkadot silk crepe de chine shirt. Balenciaga by Nicolas Ghesquière’s royal blue and black nylon jersey jacket; Chloé’s silk crepe de chine blouse.

Front row: Marc Jacobs’s light blue wool crepe jacket; Diane von Furstenberg’s silk and Lycra romper. St. John’s red wool and rayon knit jacket; Chanel’s silk lamé blouse.

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Photographs: Alex Prager

Louis Vuitton’s silk blouse; Emporio Armani’s polyester and silk double-face satin skirt. Background: Nicole Miller Collection’s silk shirtdress.

Photographs: Alex Prager

Valentino’s silk organza and silk lace blouse.

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Photographs: Alex Prager

Versace’s cotton peacoat and shorts; Roberto Cavalli’s silk blouse. We Love Colors socks, Marc Jacobs shoes. Background, with newspaper: Fendi’s silk organza trenchcoat.

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Missoni’s viscose and cotton coat. Dior’s silk organza dress. Escada’s cotton seersucker dress. Prada belt.

Beauty Note: Styles stay put with Pantene Heat Protection & Shine Spray.

Styled by Carolyn Tate Angel. All extras styled by Callan Stokes. Hair by Morgan; makeup by Nicole Servin for Urban Decay; manicures by Lisa Jachno at Cloutier Remix for Dior Beauty. Models: Irina Lazareanu at Marilyn; Jessica Joffe; Liza Thorn; Binki Shapiro; all extras from Central Casting. Set design by Thomas Thurnauer; production by GE Projects; postproduction by EDC Digital; digital technician: Dustin Edwards; lighting technician: Aaron Thomas; postproduction: EDC Digital. Photography assistants: Drew Bienemann, Johnny Vincent Talay, and Paul French. Fashion assistants: Eileen Hayes, Lisa Ziven, and Jackie Lee.