The Elle Japan June 2013 Shoot Features Model Chrystal Copland

With the onslaught of vibrant and colorful summertime clothing styles coming about, it's nice to see certain magazines offering a slightly different approach to summer fashion, and the Elle Japan June 2013 editorial features dark and sophisticated styles not normally associated with the warm weather.

The editorial features model Chrystal Copland dressed in very sleek and fitted black dresses, with hints of subtle red and pink tones for a pop of color. Copland's makeup and demeanour is edgy and gothic-like, and the elegantly styled ensembles serves to turn this editorial into something amazingly eye-catching and alluring.

If you're looking to go a little more dark and edgy with your wardrobe this summer, then the Elle Japan June 2013 editorial is sure to give you some fantastic ideas on how to look tough yet chic.