These fashions might be so heartless.
Just just a few months after posing for Kim Kardashian’s Skims “Icons” campaign, Candice Swanepoel is switching sides by starring in Kardashian’s ex Kanye West’s new Yeezy ads.
Swanepoel, 33, confirmed off Ye’s much-Instagrammed chrome sun shades (or SHDZ, as he calls them) in addition to a brand new Yeezy backpack (sorry, BCK PCK — apparently West’s over vowels) in a futuristic photoshoot captured by Nick Knight.
The South African magnificence is virtually unrecognizable in the pics; in one picture, she poses topless in the metallic shades, overlaying her chest together with her arms and carrying her hair in a tightly slicked-back bun.
A second sees her together with her again (and backpack) to the digital camera beneath what looks as if a photo voltaic eclipse, her identification obscured by a hooded jacket and big boots. In a 3rd, she stares down the lens with a shaved head; photographer Knight truly Photoshopped in his personal bald dome to realize the impact.
“CNDC SWNPL 4 YZY,” the model captioned the first of several images of Swanepoel’s sci-fi-themed shoot, which the mannequin shared on her personal web page as properly.
Fellow catwalker Amber Valletta dropped fireplace emojis in the feedback, whereas Amelia Gray Hamlin wrote, “interval.” Alexander Wang, Brian Atwood, Alton Mason and Mimi Cuttrell had been among the many different vogue insiders who praised the pictures.
Earlier this 12 months, Swanepoel was joined for her sultry Skims marketing campaign by fellow former Victoria’s Secret Angels Heidi Klum, Alessandra Ambrosio and Tyra Banks — along with Kardashian herself.
Now, she’s teaming up with West by rocking his viral shades, which bear his youngest daughter’s stamp of approval.
“I put these glasses on Chicago final evening and he or she was like ‘these are my glasses now,’ she didn’t wish to take them off,” Ye told Vogue. “She was capable of throw shades in the air and so they fell on the bottom, and I wasn’t operating like ‘you’re going to interrupt the prototype.’”
In addition to being spotted on both Kardashian and the couple’s kids, the futuristic frames have additionally made their way onto the faces of Lisa Rinna and daughter Amelia Hamlin.
And Swanepoel’s not the one star to change her allegiance and pose for West: Kylie Jenner’s former greatest good friend Jordyn Woods additionally posted photos in the rapper’s newest Yeezy seems to be.