Known for cultivating new talent, the magazine Schön! has captured the likes of Naomi Campbell, Alessandra Ambrosio, and Iris Apfel, staging beauty shoots with innovative props like ants, jewelry wrapped around exploding water balloons, and gravity-defying men’s fashion.
Schön!: At the Forefront of Fashion, out from Prestel, compiles the best of the magazine’s fashion photography. “Within the pages of Schön! the hunger to inspire, challenge and seduce the observer has resulted in this same seasonless, timeless approach to images, which we now have the opportunity to marvel at across page after page,” fashion journalist Tony Glenville writes in the introduction. Click ahead to see the sequin-draped icons, scarlet-red bobs, and decorative zebra heads.