A Summer Story

29th May, 2012

|ABOVE| Eddera headband, Lyra Lovestar earrings, Swarovski Crystallized necklace, Oscar de la Renta dress, Casadei shoes |BELOW| Tracy Reese top, Melanie Auld ring, vintage belt, Katie Ermilio skirt|ABOVE| Swarovski Crystallized halo, Lyra Lovestar collar, stylist’s own heart necklace, Rachel Roy dress, La Petite Princesse cuffs |BELOW| Yigal Azrouel coat, Theyskens’ Theory dress|ABOVE| Rag + Bone leather dress, Calypso St. Barth shirtdress, stylist’s own necklace, Rae Francis pants, Jack Rogers shoes |BELOW| Lyra Lovestar earrings & collar, Chris Habana necklace, Keds dress, J.Crew belt, Vena Cava pants, Jack Rogers shoes|ABOVE LEFT| Melanie Auld earrings, Roxy vest, Peter Som dress, Theyskens’ Theory pants, Brian Atwood shoes |ABOVE RIGHT| Meghna Designs earrings, Keds dress (as top), Swarovski Crystallized necklaces (at collar & waist), Vena Cava skirt|ABOVE| Nanette Lepore top & pants, Chris Habana necklace, B Brian Atwood shoes|ABOVE| Melanie Auld earrings, Vena Cava dress, La Petite Princesse cuffs |BELOW| Daniel Espinosa earrings, Lyra Lovestar collar & Melanie Auld necklace, Reem Acra dress|ABOVE| 7 For All Mankind jacket, Lorena Sarbu jumpsuit |BELOW| Prabal Gurung dress & belt, stylist’s own necklaceClick any image to view fullscreen // Mexicali Rose starring Renata Maciel dos Santos for Next // photography: Jamie Beck & Kevin Burg // art direction & styling: Kelly Framel // makeup: Porsche Cooper for FLIRT! Cosmetics // hair: Noelle Chen for Kerastase // manicure: Marisa Carmichael // location: Ann Street Studio|CLICK HERE| to shop the shoot!

  • Sabrinaty

    Breathtaking imagery!

  • Nice shoot!  There are some great pieces here, especially the Keds dress (as top) and Vena Cava skirt outfit.


  • Sarah

    These are absolutely beautiful pictures!! I love the colours so much!!

  • Red Shoes No Knickers

    Oh wow! WOW WOW WOW!! Just amazing on all levels.  I’ve died….Beautiful…x

  • shelley

    Everything is absolutely gorgeous!

  • Sofia Leo

    This is beautiful! Jamies photos rule the internet- they are some of the most exquisite I’ve seen. And your styling is so well done!

  • Cinnamon and white chocolate

    such beautiful photos!

  • Wonderful pictures! I am in love with every outfit!

  • Harry

    The colours and shapes, the religious imagery, the model’s features! You’ve somehow managed to take a somewhat cliché concept and make it fresh again. 

  • letterbox23

    I absolutely adore this! It is like an interpretaion: the modern frida kahlo!



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  • http://madaboutculture.com

    Your styling with Jamie’s photography always a winning combo I love these new features you are bringing to the blog keep up the great work I can’t wait until you start showing up in some of my fave magazines you have an eye for editorial styling

  • Clau

    I love this post!!!
    best regards from germany

  • lauren!

    just wanted to put in a quick edit.  that prabal garung belt is actually zana bayne for prabal garung.  lovely post!

  • I think I love everything about these photo’s. The print story, the color, styling, etc. Really great photography. I’m a big fan of  Vena Cava and Yigal Azrouel.  

  • E.

    She is insanely gorgeous – and your styling! Absolutely stunning. 

  • I love this photoshoot! So Frida Kahlo!!!

  • Lilylovelock

    This is perfection Kelly, so much inspiration and vivid colours! Such a talent you are!



  • Anonymous

    Gorgeous styling!

  • SR

    My vocabulary is always reduced to one word by your styling shoots: WOW. What stands out for me is the amazing styling (the headpieces…beautiful), your incredible burning heart necklaces, and Renata’s otherworldly beauty. 

  • Anonymous

    STU-NNING! The styling ALL AROUND is utterly gorgeous!

  • Veva
  • So inspiring! The makeup and hair are superb!

  • inspiring!


  • Becks

    I love the pictures! There are some great outfits. 

  • Toni

    So incredible, I love this! 🙂

    http://rhythmandruffle.com <3

  • These pictures are so vibrant. How did you make those beautiful head pieces? Love love love.


  • Amazing photos and thank you so much for sharing them…xoxoxox

  • Sincerelyrenay

    i’m loving this frida kahlo inspired spread!

  • Anonymous

    LOVE it!! 

  • Hilla Hryniszyn

    wow, beautiful editorial, full of inspiration

  • Veronique!

    absolutely amazing.


  • mckenzie.collins

    Wow, the photos are amazing! Each item looks so fun to wear!


  • The photos and the collection both are amazing!

    xx Olga
    La Petite Olga

  • Anniewear

    super gorgeous. love the hair accessories

    X, Annie


  • Professoressa

    Captures everything that sings Mexican to me.  How spendid?  And I was planning to write up a mexican meal for my site.

    As for fashion, I did some street fashion last weekend and will publish those soon, but this Vancouver and no where near as fashion forward as NY.

  • That orange dress is stunning!

  • Lola Reggy

    OMG, some awesome shots here!! Love the choice of the model also she has an interesting face. The Reem Acra Dress with that pink background is just superrr.
    And then I love that image below the reem acra dress, I don’t see the discriptiopn, what is she wearing there?? And then the Prabal Gurung dress, awesomoundous!!



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  • David Diaz

    Amazing Photos! 😀

    xo – David

  • Wow, this is just beautiful! You are so talented, Kelly! I adore all the bright & vibrant colours, just gorgeous. x

    Kate {Something Fabulous}

  • StyleGodis

    love the colors!!

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  • completely wonderful kelly!

    ♥ ThankFifi

  • abigail lind

    that story is STUNNING!  and rife with summer jewelry inspiration!


  • MaricruzLA

    Gorgeous , I am from Mexicali, so inspired by this photo-shoot 

  • Théa Unknown

    The two first photographies are great!

    xoThéa Unknownhttp://theaisunknown.blogspot.com/


  • Ddbm


  • I just love the photos of the orange dress.  They look like a fiery sunset.

    Summer Gemstone Designer Jewelry

  • Oh wow…this is amazing. I saw one of the pictures floating around on pinterest, and then another post linked to this, looks amazing! 

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  • I love this photo shoot……. Love the styling, hair, makeup, everything!!! Great Job!

  • Love
    your blog! And your style. Thanks for sharing it

  • I think I’m in love…

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