The Grey Fairytale Dark Beauty Magazine Editorial Sets a Dramatic Mood

 - Apr 24, 2013
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Inspired by vintage horror imagery, the 'Grey Fairytale' Dark Beauty Magazine editorial graces the publication's #18 issue. Starring Polish pageant queen Aleksandra Szczęsn, this retro-infused fashion story highlights dramatic sepia tones and a wardrobe of witchy womenswear pieces.

Photographic duo Koty 2 captures the 'Grey Fairytale' Dark Beauty Magazine editorial. Styled by Łucja Zając and Justyna Michalczak, model Aleksandra Szczęsn poses in studio while sporting a wardrobe of dark lace fabrications, dark princess dresses and opulent headpiece accessories from designers that include Zemełka-Pirowska, Anita Szewczyk and Anna Wiszniewska among others.

In addition to highlighting themes of vintage gothic and fairytale imagery, this editorial is also superimposed with artist Małgorzata Miłek's gorgeous illustrations. These illustrations feature lifelike animal depictions of creatures like wolves, birds and butterflies.