Linda Evangelista’s Stunning WSJ. Magazine Cover
Linda Evangelista graces the digital cover of WSJ. Magazine’s Fall Men’s Style Issue for 2023, captured by photographer Steven Meisel. The iconic 90s supermodel’s presence is magnetic, setting the stage for an unforgettable feature. The digital story is available on WSJ.com, with print versions hitting newsstands on September 16th.
Timeless Elegance in Black and White
The images depict Linda in a timeless black-and-white palette, evoking a sense of time standing still. Styled by Karl Templer, she lounges on a bed adorned in breezy dresses and tops paired with hosiery, creating chic and classic looks that transcend eras.
Exploring Creativity and Friendship
Beyond the visuals, the feature delves into the creative minds of Linda Evangelista and Steven Meisel. It includes a rare dual interview where they discuss their enduring friendship and an upcoming book, “Linda Evangelista Photographed by Steven Meisel.” This collaboration goes beyond the ordinary.
A Personal Journey: Battling Breast Cancer
Linda Evangelista opens up about her personal health journey, revealing her battle with breast cancer, first diagnosed in 2018 and then again in 2022. She shares her unwavering determination, the crucial support from her son Augustin and her family, including Salma Hayek. Her approach to life is defined as that of a “survivor on standby.”
A Message of Resilience and Gratitude
Linda expresses her happiness at being alive and her perspective that anything that comes now is a bonus. Amidst the pages filled with striking fashion and compelling storytelling, this message shines through, grounding the entire feature in profound humanity and resilience.