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The Gwen Lu Black Swan Spread Plays Up Avian Features from Head-To-Toe

 - Dec 31, 2010   Updated: Jun 8 2011
References: jefftse & fashiongonerogue
In the Gwen Lu Black Swan photoshoot, this exotic model really spreads her wings for an avian-inspired fashion shoot.

Showing off shapely silhouettes and feathered attire, this "black swan" really flies in beauty and glamor. From bun-like coiffed bangs and bird-like mohawks, this model pulls together elegant winged features that adds shape and volume to the black and white Gwen Lu Black Swan spread.

Implications - Due to the recent recession, budget-tight consumers were shopping in more affordable thrift and vintage stores. This led to a resurgence of vintage fashions; retro clothing and hair allows customers to flaunt their individuality. Companies should embrace this return to retro and look into the past for design inspirations.