Inspired by the calm, poetic and understated aesthetics of Maria Van Nguyen, we’ve captured the Norwegian creative in her preferred habitat wearing luxurious end-of-summer essentials in premium qualities like silk, cashmere, and leather.
Motherhood is a lifelong assignment, running through all the feelings in the world; pride, anger, joy, worry, fear and above all — a greater love. This Mother’s Day we celebrate the special bond a mother shares with her children, whether they’re four months or 53 years old.
On Valentine’s Day last year Grethe drove her daughter Sophie to the hospital when baby Stella was due. Today the three of them share a bond that builds on the magic of seeing your daughter become a mother herself, and the aspiration to walk in the footsteps of your own mother.
Coming out as a drag queen in a religious family was challenging for Cynthia Lee Fontaine and her mother Maria Hernandez. Through teamwork and unconditional love, the two have weathered all storms they’ve encountered and come out stronger on the other side.
Who says love is only for lovers? This Valentine’s Day, we celebrate the hearts we hold for our sisters, brothers, children, parents, friends, pets and — of course — partners and spouses. The colour of romance may be red, but to us the colour of universal love is indigo blue.