Editor’s Letter & other written pieces for CONKER, RISE, VOL.2. Summer 2018

For the RISE issue: hired a team to work on the zine. The team included a layout artist, photographers for shoots, models, agencies, printers, editors and writers and other artists. choosing printing paper/qualities Sourcing magazine shops to stock the magazine Wrote the editors letter styling and organising of the cover shoot, The Beauty of YouContinue reading “Editor’s Letter & other written pieces for CONKER, RISE, VOL.2. Summer 2018”

BTS ‘Geometrics’ – CONKER Cover shoot.

Last week I creatively directed a shoot for CONKER Magazine’s first in-print magazine. I wanted the shoot to be based around geometrics: bold colours and interesting patterns. The idea took hold as a link to the idea that people do not fit in boxes. Crew:  HMUA: Bjorn Daniel Photographer: REGA Photography (Rebecca Gannon) Creative direction/styling:Continue reading “BTS ‘Geometrics’ – CONKER Cover shoot.”

The second photo published on Vogue Italia from my, ‘You Only Like Me When You Think I’m Looking Sad’ shoot. 23rd April

I’m very excited to share that a second image from the shoot I creatively directed and styled, got featured on Vogue Italia! Very proud of my team and this wonderful shoot. For: Wildabout Magazine shoot ‘You Only Like Me When You Think I’m Looking Sad” Creative direction/ styling:@kitcatvanmaanen Photographer: @angelamazurphotography HMUA: @kittynoofah & @bjorn101daniel Model:Continue reading “The second photo published on Vogue Italia from my, ‘You Only Like Me When You Think I’m Looking Sad’ shoot. 23rd April”

Published on VOGUE Italia

Picture from the, You Only Like Me When You Think I’m Looking Sad shoot, for which I was the creative director, stylist and organiser. Link to photo feature Link to Full Screen image Creative Director/ Stylist: Cat van Maanen (me) HMUA: Kitty Noofah Photographer: Angela Mazur Photography Model: Allessandra Kamaile Studio: David @Grey Shutter Studios. The imageContinue reading “Published on VOGUE Italia”

‘Modern retro’ shoot for Dreamingless magazine, in print 20/03/2016

Editorial published in the 20th March Print edition of Dreamingless Magazine. Styled by me. The brief was ‘modern retro’. I therefore chose to work with designers that are creating new pieces but with that vintage twist.   Title by me: All About Eve Credits: Photographer: Zoe Michelle HMUA: Bev K Makeup  Models: Aneta (@aneta.london)  andContinue reading “‘Modern retro’ shoot for Dreamingless magazine, in print 20/03/2016”

Styling ‘Modern-Retro’ Shoot for Dreamingless Magazine: 26/02/2016

I had wanted to work with Dreamingless magazine for a while as a stylist, and so I e-mailed the magazine. I received a quick response from Zoé Ashiotis (whose role on the shoot was Creative Director and Photographer). The theme was ‘modern retro’. I only had a few days to organise clothing, so I choseContinue reading “Styling ‘Modern-Retro’ Shoot for Dreamingless Magazine: 26/02/2016”

BTS shoot day ‘You Only Like Me When You Think I’m Looking Sad’, 20.02.16

Today after a month of intense work, research and contacting Models, Brand PR’s and Studios, our wonderful little team pulled off this shoot for Wildabout Magazine . I chose to base the shoot off of, Grimes‘ latest album, Art Angels. Inspiration for the make-up came from 80’s grunge, whilst the ‘UV’ lighting was inspired byContinue reading “BTS shoot day ‘You Only Like Me When You Think I’m Looking Sad’, 20.02.16”

Shoot styled for Superlative magazine, Hamburg. November, ’15

Examples from shoot styled 11/15 for Superlative Magazine, which was later shared by Strong Magazine.