You probably know that we love fashion, but did you know that we love subways? BECAUSE WE LOVE SUBWAYS. And now Vogue Italia has melded the two!
Steven Meisel shot Raquel Zimmermann for a subterranean cover story that we are fully geeking out over. Why? Because Vogue Italia actually used old school New York subway trains for the shoot! We’re pretty sure the train in question is the R11, which was made in 1949 and was intended as a prototype for the still-not-built-in-2011 Second Avenue line. (We really are huge subway nerds. We assume you believe us now.)
For those of you less interested in the history of the MTA, here is a supermodel wearing pretty clothes and giving excellent subway bitch face:
this is some kind of spaceship or something.