Oh happy day! Our heartiest congratulations to National Magazine Award nominees Elizabeth Cabral, Chris Nicholls, Tanya Watt, Carlene Higgins and Benjamin McDonald who have been nominated for six National Magazine Awards in the Visual categories of Beauty and Fashion. Winners will be announced at the 36th Annual National Magazine Awards Gala on June 7. Here’s a tiny taste of just some of their award-worthy work.
Most Valuable Players, June 2012
Editor: Elizabeth Cabral Photographer: Chris Nicholls Art Director: Tanya WattGet into en garde position in a fencing inspired shirt. Model is wearing Balenciaga by Nicolas Ghesquiere top, $825, skirt, $645, visor and bracelet.
Into the Deep, June 2012
Editor: Carlene Higgins Photographer: Chris Nicholls Art Director: Tanya Watt
Rock the Boat. Model is wearing Paco Rabanne Blazer, Urban Outfitter earrings.
Nominee: Visual/Fashion To the Max, September 2012
Editor: Elizabeth Cabral Photographer: Chris Nicholls Art Director: Tanya Watt
Think large and in charge — from massive floral embellishment to absurdist accessories. Model is wearing Marc Jacobs dress and hat, Pink Tartan stole, $695, Fashion Crimes ring. Video: Go behind the scenes.
The New Order, October 2012
Editor: Elizabeth Cabral Photographer: Chris Nicholls Art Director: Benjamin MacDonald
If a standard peplum is too prim, consider the cut-glass godet style in a moody metallic. Model is wearing Hakaan dress, $1035, Reed Krakoff boots.