The 2011 Fashion Issue
What informs fashion? What makes it such a powerful, enduring forum for self- and societal expression?
The answer lies somewhere in the penumbra cast by a form-and-function makeout session — the recipe for an elixir of pop and counterculture, inspired (and subjugated) by our environment.
So we embarked on this annual peregrination into the heady dreamscape of island style with a wink at what’s fantastical, a nod to the avant-garde and a twist all our own…
PHOTOGRAPHY BY Sean Michael Hower / ART DIRECTION BY Chris Skiles / MANAGED BY Anu Yagi / STYLE BY Larissa Williams / MODELS COACHED BY Sabrina Skiles / HAIR STYLING BY April Page & Ashley Coons / MAKEUP BY Trisha Joseph / BODY PAINTING BY Rachel Deboer / ASSISTED BY Sara Tekula and Shane Fontanilla / ACCESSORY COORDINATION BY Jamie Shepherd / SITE COORDINATION BY Shane Jennings / MODELED BY Malia Avila, Cassidy Baker, Jessica Culp, Shane Fontanilla, Sophia Miller, Jazmin Repollo, Brenna Tavares, Aaron Vanderpool and Joshua Wilhelm / SHOT ON LOCATION AT Endangered Pieces