FASHION

Istanbul


Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

The architecture, seafront and boats of Istanbul mirror the bold, geometric shapes of cocktail and evening looks. Watch the video.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Narciso Rodriguez’s black wool dress, at Barneys New York, New York; Bergdorf Goodman, New York. Wolford hosiery; Lanvin shoes.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Lanvin’s silk taffeta top and wool skirt, at Barneys New York, New York; Bergdorf Goodman, New York; Jeffrey New York, New York; Susan of Burlingame, San Francisco. Lanvin gloves and shoes.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Chanel’s black silk tulle and silk jersey dress with patent-leather details, at select Chanel stores, 800.550.0005.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Viktor & Rolf’s Black wool turtleneck with metal staples, at Bloomingdale’s, New York; Carolina Herrera’s Black silk satin skirt, at Carolina Herrera, New York and Los Angeles.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Yves Saint Laurent’s wool turtleneck and loden skirt, at Bergdorf Goodman, New York; ysl.com.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Louis Vuitton’s black wool and silk dress with jet beading, 866.VUITTON, louisvuitton.com. Prada cuffs; Fogal hosiery.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Calvin Klein Collection’s black wool jacket, gray silk shirt and black wool skirt, at Calvin Klein Collection, New York; Leigh’s, Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Calvin Klein Collection’s gray silk shirt, at Calvin Klein Collection, New York; Leigh’s, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Persol sunglasses.

Beauty Note: Guinot Paris Hydracellulaire keeps complexions well nourished.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Bill Blass’s Black and ivory silk and wool dress, at Bergdorf Goodman, New York; Saks Fifth Avenue, New York and Palm Beach; Dries Van Noten’s black fox fur shrug, driesvannoten.be.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Stella McCartney’s black wool dress, at Nordstrom, Aventura, Florida; Stella McCartney, New York, stellamccartney.com.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Salvatore Ferragamo’s Black wool dress, at Salvatore Ferragamo, New York and Beverly Hills, 800.628.8916.

Beauty Note: A touch of Phytomer Decollete parfait creates an alluring neckline.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Prada’s Black silk dress, at select Prada stores, 888.977.1900.

Beauty Note: T3 360° Elevate breathes life into straightened strands.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Balenciaga’s Black wool crepe dress, at Bergdorf Goodman, New York; Barneys New York, New York; Balenciaga, New York.

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Photographer: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Stylist: Alex White

Giorgio Armani’s Black acrylic jacket, at select Giorgio Armani stores.

Hair by Luigi Murenu/Streeters for Kerastase Paris; makeup by Lucia Pieroni/Streeters for Cle de Peau Beaute; manicure by Zeynep/Yildirim Ozdemic Salon. Model: Lara Stone/IMG. Production by LalaLand; local production by Atlantik Film; postproduction by Dreamer Post; Digital imaging by D-Touch. Photography assistants: Angelo Pennetta, Gareth Horton and Maurizio Bavutti. Fashion assistants: Kathryn Typaldos, Martha Violante, Rebecca Ramsey and Shiona Turini.

While in Istanbul, the crew stayed at the W Hotel Istanbul.