Hanaa Ben Abdesslem in a Normcore Urban Rhapsody for the Cover of GRAZIA Russia, Fashion Issue by Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem © Benjamin Kanarek

Top Model, Hanaa Ben Abdesslem is embracing the Normcore trend for the Cover story of GRAZIA Russia, September Fashion Issue by Benjamin Kanarek.

Getting warm in easy living cozy fabrics, Hanaa Ben Abdesslem, face of Lancôme, shows off her new haircut for this season, promenading around town in voluminous garbs and colourful sports shoes.

H&M jacket, Givenchy pants, Lacoste jumper and Adidas “Stan Smith” sneakers silhouette, a Stella McCartney jumper, H&M pants and Céline sneakers are just some of the perfect combinations in this “Urban Rhapsody” ready-to-wear story. Make no mistake. Get your sneakers on… Life is a Race!

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“Urban Rhapsody” Video by Frédérique Renaut

The Editorial

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Stella McCartney, H&M and Céline © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Stella McCartney, H&M and Céline © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Chanel, H&M and Sonia Rykiel © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Chanel, H&M and Sonia Rykiel © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Brunello Cucinelli, H&M and Marc Jacobs and Adidas © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Brunello Cucinelli, H&M, Marc Jacobs and Adidas © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Hermès, H&M and Ralph Lauren © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Hermès, H&M and Ralph Lauren © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, Lacoste, Givenchy and Adidas © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, Lacoste, Givenchy and Adidas © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, MiuMiu & Tommy Hilfiger © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, MiuMiu and Tommy Hilfiger © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Ralph Lauren, Barbara Bui, Brunello Cucinelli, Attilio Giusti leombruni © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing Ralph Lauren, Barbara Bui, Brunello Cucinelli and Attilio Giusti Leombruni © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, Antonio Marras and New Balance © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, Antonio Marras and New Balance © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, Dolce&Gabbana, Brunello Cucinelli and New Balance © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, Dolce&Gabbana, Brunello Cucinelli and New Balance © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, N21,Brunello Cucinelli and New Balance © Benjamin Kanarek

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem wearing H&M, N21 and Brunello Cucinelli © Benjamin Kanarek

Backstage

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem and Benjamin Kanarek backstage © Frédérique Renaut

Hanaa Ben Abdesslem and Benjamin Kanarek backstage © Frédérique Renaut

The Team

Photographer, Benjamin Kanarek 

Photography Direction by Benjamin Kanarek & Frédérique Renaut

Video Direction by Frédérique Renaut

Model, Hanaa Ben Abdesslem at IMG London

Styling by Alisa Zhidkova

Makeup by Mickael Noiselet at Calliste 

Hair by Mehdi R’Guiba

Producer, Yana Savina

Photographer Assistant, Laura Stevens

Stylist Assistant Prune Elodie Sartor

Digital, Ashish Arora

Special Thanks to The Palace Hotel, LE MANDARIN ORIENTAL PARIS.

SOUNDTRACK

Droping out of School” by Brad SucksFrom “Drop of It” Album © 2008

  • Lovely shoot. I thoroughly enjoyed it.

    Are those guys in the hard hats models as well?