Speedo Sculpture

Exciting news as Yasmin has been named the face of the Speedo Sculpture swimwear collection for 2014.  At 49 years of age, Yasmin once again goes to show that age and beauty need not be mutually exclusive.

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She worked exclusively with Speedo to help them design their Swimsuit Confidence Handbook, in which she shares tips to help women of all ages feel more confident in their swimwear this summer.  With swimsuit season almost upon us, the guide has been launched to help tackle the anxieties many women experience and the fear of the walk from the changing room to the pool, or the towel to the sea.  Yasmin says, “After spending 33 years on the modelling circuit I have heard all of the tricks of the trade. The best advice I’ve received on looking your best in a swimsuit, is to wear it with confidence and a smile; it instantly changes your appearance.”

Yasmin’s first foray into swimwear modelling was for Marks & Spencer in 2001.

Violet Book issue 1

Yasmin is one of the models featured in the premiere issue of Violet, the long-awaited venture of stylist extraordinaire Leith Clark.  Clark is the style director at British Harper’s Bazaar and the founder of Lula magazine, which she left to launch Violet.

photographer: Jane McLeish-Kelsey
stylist: Lucy Ewing
makeup: Jessica Mejia

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source: http://www.janemcleishkelsey.com/jane_mcleish_kelsey/portraits.html

Yasmin and Amber Le Bon pose together to fight breast cancer

Mother and daughter pose in bras from Yamamay‘s Basic Collection to raise breast cancer awareness in support of LILT, the Italian league for the fight against cancer, in conjunction with Italy’s national week of cancer prevention from March 16-23.  Il-cancro-non-ha-eta_image_gallery

The campaign, shot by Giovanni Gastel (who worked with Yasmin as early as 1987 for Missoni), calls attention to the fact that breast cancer affects women of all ages.

Yasmin has been a longtime supporter of the prevention and research of breast cancer, a disease from which her mother suffered before her death.

article with more images shot for the campaign, from Italian Vanity Fair

article with more images shot for the campaign, from Italian Vanity Fair

Myself March 2014

Yasmin belies her nearly 50 years in a gorgeous photoshoot in this month’s Myself magazine, shot by Alan Gelati, who previously photographed her for S Moda last August and for Marie Claire Russia in 2012.

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photographer: Alan Gelati
fashion director: Pina Gandolfi
makeup: Cosetta Giorgetti for W Management
hair: Armando Cherillo for Atom

Hear the World

Yasmin has become a celebrity ambassador for Hear the World, a foundation which is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and quality of life to people worldwide who are affected by hearing loss, especially children and those in developing countries.

She joins stars such as Kate Moss, Lana del Rey, Ben Kingsley, Charlotte Gainsbourg, and Tobey Maguire in the 2014 Hear the World calendar, with evocative black and white images shot by Bryan Adams.  100% of the sales proceeds go to the foundation.

You can order your copy of the calendar at www.hear-the-world.com at a cost of EUR 33.00 / CHF 40.00 / USD 40.00 (excluding shipping).  With your purchase, aside from getting a beautiful calendar, you’ll know that you’re supporting a fantastic cause.

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Red Magazine November 2013

Yasmin is on the cover and has an editorial and interview in the latest issue of Red Magazine, out in UK shops today.  She was also drawn by artist Nelly Dimitranova for the collector’s edition of the magazine.

“Super Natural”
ph: Jonty Davies
stylist: Nicola Rose
hair: Ben Cooke @ Frank Agency
makeup: Ashley Ward
images via Yasmin’s fantastic agency Models 1

This is her 12th cover of Red, most recently in January 2010.

Elle España October 2013

Yasmin continues to experience a career resurgence with her platinum rock-chick looks in the latest issue of Elle España, where she is also featured on the cover.  It is her first cover for the magazine since July 1987.

Photographed by Xavi Gordo with Elle’s fashion editor Inmaculada Jiménez as the stylist and hair and makeup by Vicky Marcos.

Monsoon autumn/winter 2013

Monsoon continues to celebrate its 40th anniversary with its autumn/winter 2013 collection, with Yasmin Le Bon returning as the face of the campaign.

This season’s lookbook was shot in the Scottish Highlands, which serve as a colorful backdrop to the classic yet contemporary designs that are among Monsoon’s latest looks.

Click on the cover below to browse Monsoon’s autumn/winter 2013 lookbook and discover Yasmin’s picks of the new season.

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