Family Album

photography Alessandro Simonetti

realization Valentina Ilardi Martin

Issue IX

featuring model MISSY RAYDER, her husband artist MARKO VELK, and their baby son LUKA
hair
 EDWARD TRICOMI at BRYAN BANTRY AGENCY, makeup VINCENT OQUENDO at SEE MANAGEMENT
location
 GRAMERCY PARK HOTEL NEW YORK 

 

“IT'S IMPOSSIBLE TO BE HAPPY ALONE,” SANG JOBIM IN ONE OF HIS LOVE SONGS, SO WE INVITED MISSY TO THE GRAMERCY, TOGETHER WITH MARKO AND LUKA, FOR SOME FAMILY PORTRAITS.

The shimmering striped ensemble worn by Missy is designed by EDITH A. MILLER and consists of a short-sleeved top with a matching stretch dress and leggings. The layered blue tank-top is by CREATURES OF COMFORT. The look is complimented by a celestial wide-brimmed hat by YOHJI YAMAMOTO, and bi-toned lace-up shoes by SPERRY TOP-SIDERS. Marko’s teal wool turtleneck comes from the LANVIN collection, and is styled with loose-fit striped wool pants by 3.1 PHILLIP LIM. The bi-toned leather boots are by DIESEL BLACK GOLD.

Marko wears a striped cotton t-shirt by FRANK & OAK, complimented by a loose black vest by ANN DEMEULEMEESTER and wool pants with adjustable belt by YOHJI YAMAMOTO. Luka’s grey hoodie and striped beanie are by GAP, while the blue cotton trousers are by FENDI KIDS. The baby’s look is completed by classic “Chuck Taylor” sneakers by CONVERSE. Missy is wearing an ivory sweater with front pocket and a grey headband, both made of lambswool angora, and designed by WOOLRICH. The wool skirt adorned by silver arabesques is by DRIES VAN NOTEN. The “Fontaine” pendant earring by CHANEL JOAILLERIE is set in white gold with diamonds.

Marko wears a grey cotton sweater by DIESEL BLACK GOLD layered over a red long-sleeved shirt by OLIVER SPENCER. Luka’s angelic cotton onesie is by LUCKY WANG. The sheer blue and red mesh dress worn by Missy is designed by EMILY FACTOR.

Missy wears a men’s red merino wool sweater that reveals a women’s burgundy polo-shirt, both coming from the BURBERRY PRORSUM collections. The bi-toned fingerless gloves are by OLIVER SPENCER. A multistrand gold-plated necklace worn as headband is adorned by orange jasper, studs and rhinestones and is designed by IOSSELLIANI, as are the two thin necklaces, one adorned by carnelian, the other one by faceted stones. Luka wears an eco sheepskin aviator hat by IL GUFO and striped cotton briefs by PETIT BATEAU.

This grey cotton sweatshirt by 3.1 PHILLIP LIM is set apart by the "Sono Mama" embroidery on the front. The antique-pink slip-dress worn underneath is by CREATURES OF COMFORT, and is matched with silk ribbed stockings by MARIA LA ROSA. The rhinestone bracelet with pink string band by SHOUROUK is complimented by the “Collerette” white gold bracelet with white and black diamonds by CHANEL JOAILLERIE. The silver and bronze rings with colorful stones are by IOSSELLIANI, while the “Phalange Cocktail” ring in solid silver with gold vermeil is designed by BIJULES. The large square-frame wood-grain glasses by ILLESTEVA finish the look.

Missy's comfortable outfit is comprised of an anthracite cardigan with a contrasting grey star motif by SEA NEW YORK, worn over an army green top by EDITH A. MILLER. The black loose-fit pants with gold and silver metallic threading are by ACE 6 JIG. The look is completed by a printed scarf worn as headband by EMILY FACTOR and striped cotton socks by GALLO. Marko wears a cerulean cotton shirt with three front buttons by FRANK 6 OAK and an army green front zipped cardigan by EDUN. The blue-based flannel lounge pants are by PERRY ELLIS. photographer assistant Spencer Ostrander, stylist assistant Dana Marie Burmeister, special thanks to Damion Luaiye.

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