We asked creators around the world to interpret the meaning of latitude through the ultimate language of self-expression: fashion. The result? A global tapestry depicting modern-day culture and identity, woven together by threads that feel as universal as they do unique.
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“Latitude to me means within the boundaries. Within a concept there are many ways to express—sometimes unexpected, sometimes foreseen, sometimes provoking. We like to look for a mix. The inspiration for this shoot came from a very simple principle: photography without a lens, the most basic [homemade] camera.” Blommers & Schumm
MAKEUP Suzanne Verberk HAIR Hester Wernert-Rijn for Authentic Beauty Concept MODEL Nikki (Paparazzi Models) PRODUCTION Mini Title STYLING ASSISTANT Constant de Boer
In the face of the climate crisis, one thing is clear: we will only get to an ecologically just future by way of working together. If humankind is to heal its relationship to the rest of creation, it must restore harmony—which cannot exist without collaboration. And what could be more emblematic of holism and harmony than a hive?