Numero China's Latest Issue Features Top Model Auguste Abeliunaite

 - Jul 23, 2014
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Top model Auguste Abeliunaite cover's Numero China's latest issue and channels Natalie Portman's Queen Amidala character in the Star Wars film franchise.

Padme Amidala is known for her elaborate makeup, costumes and headdresses that mix tribal and sci-fi inspirations. The character's eye-catching look is one of the visual inspirations for this August issue that is lensed by photographers Sofia Sanchez and Mauro Mongiello.

The photographic duo capture model muse Auguste Abeliunaite in this Numero China exclusive that celebrates sci-fi imagery while staying in tune with recent Star Wars Episode 7 buzz courtesy of its director J.J. Abrams. The editorial recreates Queen Amidala's look using an oversized coat, tribal makeup looks and ornate flower accessories that are combined to create an avant-garde ensemble.