The Erik Fashionisto Exclusive Showcases Opulent Sophistication

By: Jana Pijak - Published: Nov 12, 2012 • References: manuandpascal & thefashionisto
The Erik Fashionisto Exclusive stars the Wilhelmina model of the same name. The fresh face makes his editorial debut in a portrait series that is captured by photographic duo Manu & Pascal.

Channeling a modern monarch, the fair faced model sports opulently sophisticated staples that showcase intricate embroidery details and bold brocade accents. Erik poses in a lavish castle courtyard holding a stoic stance and lasting gaze that exudes both confidence and a perception of high status.

Paired with his regal wardrobe are eye-catching crown accessories hand picked by stylist Pascal Chiarello. The Erik Fashionisto Exclusive is a contemporary take on monarch-inspired menswear looks and features the latest runways selects from the likes of Acne, Alexander Wang and 3.1 Phillip Lim among others. Stats for Modern Monarch Editorials Trending: Older & Average
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