Photography by Steve Parke   Last summer a few of us from your favorite magazine—yours truly, photographer Steve Parke, art director Lisa Gill, and Lisa’s gorgeous niece Liana Scruggs—met up in southern Virginia at this most magical greenhouse that we’d spent...

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Photography by Steve Parke Models: Emily Merrill and Nicola Uatuva Hair and Makeup: Nikki Verdecchia of NV Salon Collective Dresses: Edye Sanford Nicola’s Hair: Solid Justice Design consultant: Tricia Saroya Accessories: Scarves loaned by Joi Brozek and Jennifer Muck-Dietrich We’ve long been fans of...
We’ve featured the work of Bella Kotak numerous times in this magazine as well as in our various handbooks and on our social media. She shot the dreamy, silver-toned elven image for the cover of our spring 2018 Tolkien...
Late last year on social media I saw the most extraordinary image: three very different women holding three very different foxes, all in hues of white, red, and black. The women wear long dresses in each color, and a...
Coming up with a cover image for The Unicorn Handbook posed a bit of a challenge. The two previous books in the series, The Faerie Handbook and The Mermaid Handbook, both featured wistful, ultra-romantic photos on the cover, the...
Photography: Steve Parke Photography Assistant: Tedd Henn Location: Cloisters Castle in Baltimore, Maryland Hair: Nikki Verdecchia of NV Salon Collective MUA: Autumn Shae of NV Salon Collective Clothing: Edye Sanford; Bullseye Clothiers; Emily Kramer Designs; Angela Gavin from Milk & Ice Vintage;...
Photography by Steve Parke Location: Casa Apicii, New York Hair: Marque Washington MUA: Karim Orange Styling & clothing: Bridgett Artise of Born Again Vintage Cashmere: Kincross Cashmere   Long, lanky, and wise well beyond her years, twenty-nine-year-old Damaris Lewis walks through life...
PHOTOGRAPHY BY STEVE PARKE I first became aware of Old School Bruja when an invitation was floating around Facebook last spring for a Witch’s High Tea in Baltimore, where Enchanted Living is based. (It’s the hometown of founder and publisher...
Feature Image: Model: Laura Beserova Crown: Ivy Design When Czech photographer Marketa Novak heard that we were devoting an entire issue to Art Nouveau, she staged our sumptuous, golden cover photo as an homage to her countryman—and favorite artist—Alphonse Mucha....
The fairies must have had their hand in making sure these beautiful images were created. When we learned, last minute, that Dutch corsetiere Joni Steinmann of Rainbow Curve Corsetry would be visiting Los Angeles, we contacted model Jessica Dru,...