The eternal appeal of minimal dressing

Maxwell Tomlinson photographs model Aylah Peterson in the season's starkest looks.

by i-D Staff
04 January 2021, 5:52pm

This story originally appeared in i-D's 40th Anniversary Issue, no. 361, Winter 2020. Order your copy here.

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Jacket Maison Alaïa. Vest Asket. Skirt Fendi. Earrings (worn throughout) Astley Clarke. Hair tie stylist’s studio. Socks Falke. Shoes (worn throughout) Vivienne Westwood.
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hirt vintage Malcolm McLaren Dead in England from stylist’s studio. Shorts Coach 1941. Leg warmers stylist’s studio. Socks Falke.
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Shirt Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello. Vest GAP. Shorts Louis Vuitton. Socks stylist’s studio.
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Body and shorts Christian Dior Resort 21. Socks stylist’s studio.
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T-shirt and leggings stylist’s studio. Socks Falke.
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Jacket Isabel Marant. Leggings stylist’s studio.
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All clothing stylist’s studio.
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All clothing stylist’s studio.
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Jacket Junya Watanabe. T-shirt stylist’s studio. Trousers Issey Miyake. Socks Falke.
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Shirt Ports 1961. Hair tie stylist’s studio.
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Dress Chopova Lowena. Sleeves stylist’s studio.
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Dress Fendi. Sleeves and socks stylist’s studio.


Photography Maxwell Tomlinson
Styling Louis Prier Tisdall

Hair Kota Suizu at Caren using Evo Hair.
Make-up Kristina Ralph Andrews at Future Rep using The Dior Backstage Collection and Capture Totale Super Potent Serum.
Photography assistance Rory Cole and Charlie Robson.
Styling assistance Marina de Magalhaes.
Production Christina Barrett.
Casting director Samuel Ellis Scheinman for DMCASTING.
Model Aylah Peterson at Premier.