‘New York Doll’ in Elle UK is a thigh-high boot-loving editorial in the British magazine’s December 2009 issue. Photographer David Slijper captured the faux-gritty shoot which alternates between black and white studio shots and colorful staged location images.
Styled by Anne Marie Curtis ‘New York Doll’ highlights bleached eyebrows, back-combed, bouffant-style hair along with some killer thigh-high boots from Christian Louboutin.
Implications - Consumers are looking to show their wild side through fashion and beauty choices. However, this developing trend can have influence on various industries. Advertisers and marketers can appeal to the younger consumers by evoking notions of wildness and freedom, which many feel they do no have enough of because of the banality of everyday life.