Left: Shawl Johnstons of Elgin.  Dress and hat stylist’s studio. Right: Dress Maison Alaïa. Dress (worn underneath) and hat stylist’s studio.

Witchy looks to graduate high school in

Photographer Rory van Millingen captures street cast model Astor Michael-Nash and her never-ending hair, straight out of sixth form.

by i-D Staff; photos by Rory van Millingen
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16 August 2021, 12:26pm

Left: Shawl Johnstons of Elgin.  Dress and hat stylist’s studio. Right: Dress Maison Alaïa. Dress (worn underneath) and hat stylist’s studio.

This story originally appeared in i-D's The New Worldwi-De Issue, no. 363, Summer 2021. Order your copy here.

a model with long messy hair in a black poofy dress, stands with their back to a wall
Dress Loewe. Dress (worn underneath) stylist’s studio.
a model with long hair looks to camera wearing an oversized coat and a shiny aqua plastic bag dress underneath
Dress Burberry. Dress (worn underneath) stylist’s studio.
a model looks to the camera from behind their long brown hair, wearing a checked shirt over a belted orange dress
Shirt Alberta Ferretti PF21. Dress and belt stylist’s studio.
a model with long hair looks to camera wearing an oversized coat and shiny plastic-look skirt
Coat Fendi. Jumper Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood. Dress stylist’s studio.
a model with long hair stands against a zig-zag panelled wall in a long overcoat
Coat Prada. Dress stylist’s studio. Necklace Pebble London.
a model with long hair wears a bright blue PVC dress with a checked shirt over it
Shirt Coach. Dress stylist’s studio. Belt vintage from The Contemporary Wardrobe Collection.
a model sits on a stool, cradling one leg up to their body, looking to camera from behind their long messy hair
Dress Kenzo. Dress (worn underneath) stylist’s studio.
a model with long hair looks to camera wearing an open dress and shiny plastic bag dress layered underneath
Dress Moschino. Dress (worn underneath) stylist's studio. Leggings (worn throughout) vintage from The Contemporary Wardrobe Collection. Boots (worn throughout) Underground.
a model stands sideways in a studio, their hip-length hair blows in all directions, obscuring their face
Shirt Erika Cavallini. Dress stylist’s studio. Belt Louis Vuitton.
a model with hair down to their hips stands topless in a studio, their hair covering much of their body
Bangles Pebble London.

Credits


Photography Rory van Millingen
Styling Louis Prier Tisdall

Hair Franziska Presche at Together using Fekkai.
Make-up Thomasin Waite at Julian Watson Agency using Surratt.
Photography assistance Marsy Hild and Terry Broadbent.
Styling assistance Giulia Bandioli and Marina de Magalhaes.
Model Astor Michael-Nash.

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