Human Brands

Celebrities often become brands in their own right. Whether or not those brands endure only becomes apparent once they have faded from the limelight and depends on their talents, their skills, their legends lingering on. This is the mark of distinction between brands and starlets.

Bild/Picture Jewelry by Alex Monroe – Handmade in the UK

Jewelry by Alex Monroe – Handmade in the UK

«You have a certain personality, determining whether you choose to throw yourself into something or sit around and watch television all day.» Continue »

Bild/Picture Garance Doré ‒ the girl next door who became a brand

Garance Doré ‒ the girl next door who became a brand

In June 2006, Garance Doré posted her first entry on her web log. In the meantime, she has become the most famous female fashion blogger in France, maybe even in the world. Continue »

Bild/Picture Julia Saner – Final Destination Unknown

Julia Saner – Final Destination Unknown

Although she had never given a career as a model serious consideration, in the space of just a year, Julia Saner has achieved more in the fashion world than most dare hope for in their wildest dreams. Continue »

Bild/Picture René Burri – “I’m Not a Purist”

René Burri – “I’m Not a Purist”

Photographer René Burri about the brands “Magnum”, “Che”, and himself Continue »

Bild/Picture Beauty – a double-edged sword

Beauty – a double-edged sword

Xenia Tchoumitcheva’s quest for the whole deal Continue »


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