Styled by Sissy Vian, Katja Rawhles captures Anja Rubik in fashions by Chloe, Balenciaga and Marc Jacobs for 'High Maintenance' in Vogue Nippon. The editorial is a stellar sample of luxury at a time where budgets are tight.
Implications - While the recent economic recession has affected the ways many consumers are spending their money, there is a certain group of individuals who are barely affected. Such consumers are looking for ways to maintain their lavish lifestyles. Although it may seem futile because of the current fragile state of the economy, businesses will benefit by continuing to create high-end luxury items.