Neon brights, peppy prints and sassy attitude (provided by the legendary Bart Simpson) step into frame care of fashion stylist Lara Backmender in this Seventeen story, lensed by Zoey Grossman and featuring hot new soundmakers Walk the Moon.
One of our favorite collaborators, photographer Ryan Michael Kelly, teamed up with our resident fashion genius Lara Backmender to create the new fashion story "Just Kids" for Sportswear International.
Did you know about the glamorous sport known as cycle polo? We didn't, until Lara Backmender teamed up with Louis Vuitton to style this film noir-inspired promo, directed by Jonathan Leder and starring Britany Nola. More details about the 'sports objects' series by Louis Vuitton are available here.
For this very different and striking project by photographer Robin Black, "Modern Warriors," fashion stylist Lara Backmender dressed rehabilitated gang members in clothing by designers including Dior and Marc Jacobs. We especially admire the video which focuses on the men's tattoos and bodies as works of art in themselves. You can see the rest of this story and a profile of Lara in Test Magazine.
Fashion stylist Lara Backmender mixes sports brands with 3.1 Phillip Lim, Karen Walker and other top designers in "Hollaback Girl," shot for the August issue of Sportswear International by Jimmy Fontaine.
The last word in simple and wearable chic, Steven Alan's Spring 2013 collection of silk cotton and linen pieces inspired by the 1971 film Claire's Knee was styled beautifully by Lara Backmender. See all the looks here.