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PLACES BEHIND THE FACES

Some brief but interesting background info about the cites where the following English models come from, as knowledge is also beautiful…

Doncaster is in Yorkshire, an was founded about 1,900 years ago, beside a Roman fort. Candy factories opened in the 1800s, an a castle is nearby.

London is the capital of the United Kingdom, as was founded in 43 A.D as an international trading city - which it still is today, 2000 years later.

Kent is a county founded by the Jute anglo-saxon tribe and the Cantuci - a Celtic tribe from over 3000 years ago. Queen Anne Boleyn was born here.

Liverpool was the worlds first truly international city, as its docks catered for global shipping on a grand scale. The Beatles pop-band originated here

Sheffield is where modern steel production was founded in the 1800s, with stainless steel being invented here in 1771. Silverware is still made here.

Bath is a quaint city, which was named after a volcanic spring that was harnessed into a giant public bath house in 60 AD by the Roman empire.

Essex was founded by the eastern Saxons over 1600 years ago. It is the home of Fords European research center, an the band Depeche Mode.

Newcastle is where the worlds first industrial shipyards were built, about 200 years ago. A local castle looks out to sea, while a famous brown ale is brewed here. Sting the singer-songwriter was born here.

KEY TO SUCCESS - model: Alicia Keys - photography: Paolo Kudacki - styling: Patrick Mackie - hair: Esther Langham - makeup: Dotti - manicure: Dawn Sterling - Allure February 2017

  • Marni top - Shikama earring - head scarf Key’s own
  • beauty note: Le Stylo Waterproof Long Lasting Eyeliner in Vert Tuileries by Lancome

THE NEW CLASSICS - model: Lindsey Wixson - photographer: Nicolas Kantor - fashion editor: Catherine Newell Hanson - hair: Diego da Silva - makeup: Susie Sobol - Allure US January 2017

  • Max Mara wool sweater
  • beauty note: MetalMatte Eyeshadow Palette by Kat Von D