Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Eagle Arms, Feathers and all

Vika Volkute twists her arms into Eagle and plays the part, feathers and all, for Elina Kechicheva and the cover of the November 2010 L'Officiel Russia.

Source: Design Scene

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Leaning Back into Wheel

Singer Robyn bends back in true form and is oh-so-close to getting into wheel pose, looking back at photographer David Roemer (Atelier Management) shooting for Spin Magazine.

Source: Design Scene

Friday, November 26, 2010


Ana Beatriz Barros lies in a twist for Sølve Sundsbø on the cover of December's Vogue Portugal.

Source: Design Scene

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Pigeon Pose

Herring & Herring capture Tassara Vilaca stretching out into what would be a Pigeon Pose if she just shifted her front leg perpendicular to her arms. But in those heels? Yea, just stick to prettying up the pages of DMAG #7.

Source: Design Scene

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Table Top

Out in the middle of nowhere, Arlenis Sosa Peña has laid out her yellow towel and is pushing up to a Table Top, sunhat and all for the Synchronized Swim editorial in November 2010 Elle US, shot by Carter Smith.

Source: Design Scene

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Child's Pose

Elite model Daniel Bamdad, in a side-glancing child's pose, is photographed by Giorgio Codazzi and outfitted by Ivan Bontchev.

Source: YVY Mag

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Beyond Wheel

Photographer David Vance captures a just-barely-covered pose that goes beyond a traditional full wheel, in his recently released coffee table book, Erotic Dreams.
Source: YVY Mag

Sunday, November 7, 2010

Side Crow?

Ford Model Rafael Lazzini is in some sort of side pose... side crow? Whatever it is, he's using some crazy strength for photographer Debby Gram.

Source: Rock My Blog

Friday, November 5, 2010


Ford Model Rafael Lazzini is on his ways to lowering into a Peacock Pose for photographer Debby Gram. All he has to do is get his body parallel to the ground.

Source: Rock My Blog

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Assisted Twist

A day after The Day of the Dead, Naomi Campbell provides a bloody and morbid assist to a twist for Alex Kovacs in the October 2010 issue of Interview, photographed by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott.

Source: Design Scene

Sunday, October 17, 2010


In the magazine How To Spend It, Andrew Yee shoots the editorial "Key Looks for Autumn" with model Kelsey Van Mook praying and namaste-ing.

Source: Design Scene

Friday, October 15, 2010

Horse Pose

Chane Iman stoops down into Horse Post for the editorial Supernova for the October issue of Flare magazine, shot by Max Abadian.

Source: Design Scene

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Towards Triangle Pose

Australian Abbey Lee Kershaw leans over in what could easily be Triangle Pose for the October issue of Harpers Bazaar, shot by Karl Lagerfeld.

Source: Design Scene

Friday, October 8, 2010

Camel Pose

Photographed by Alastair Strong, the model on the right gets into a Camel Pose in the editorial “We live, as we dream alone” for Ponystep.

Source: YVY Mag

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Half Moon?

Another one of these poses! This time from Eryck Laframboise shot by Jason Mickle.

Source: The Fashionisto

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Modified Chaturanga

Emily DiDonato gets creative modifying her Chaturanga Dandasana for the October issue of Numéro, photographs by Sølve Sundsbø.

Source: Design Scene

Friday, October 1, 2010

Fish Pose

Emily DiDonato glams up a Matsyasana (Fish Pose) for the October issue of Numéro, photographs by Sølve Sundsbø.

Source: Design Scene

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

One-Legged Seated Forward Bend

Carla Crombie seems to be hiding a one-legged seated forward bend beneath that skirt of hers in the September issue of Italian Glamour styled by Edoardo Marchiori.

Source: Design Scene

Monday, September 27, 2010

Seated Forward Bend

In the lower right, the model for EY! Magazine gets into a seated forward bend (paschimottanasana) for photographer Jolijn Snijders.

Source: Design Scene

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Half Moon?

Joseph Lauvers seems to be modifying a Half Moon pose for photographer Michele De Andreis. He looks strong enough to attempt the full pose, what's the deal? Maybe he's slowly getting up there...

Source: The Fashionisto

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Leg Up!

Photographer Richard Pier Petit teams up with stylist Eugene Ong to capture Victor Ross possibly setting up for Tree Pose? Maybe I just wanted to feature a jumpsuit.

Source: YVY Mag

Friday, September 17, 2010

Eagle Legs

A model in the September 2010 issue of Vogue Russia twists her legs into Eagle Pose but is sitting on a stool. Willy Vanderperre captures her erroneous pose.

Source: Design Scene

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Twist Twist

Models in the September 2010 issue of Vogue Russia get into their best fashionably yogic twists, shot by Willy Vanderperre.

Source: Design Scene

Saturday, September 11, 2010

Bridge Pose

Nicholai Fischer captures Sara Blomqvist in Setu Bandha Sarvangasana for an independently-shot editorial entitled "Twilight Girl."

Source: Design Scene

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Extended Side Angle Pose

Brazilian Francisco Lachowski casually leans into Utthita Parsvakonasana for the Fall/Winter campaign of T.I. For Men.

Source: YVY Mag

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Pigeon Pose

Maybe for the first time, photographer Delwin Kamara captures model ZaQuan Champ in Pigeon Pose (Kapotasana) for the story "The Seventh Son" for Push It Magazine.

Source: YVY Mag

Sunday, September 5, 2010

Sun Salutation

The Financial Times' How To Spend It Magazine features the editorial Longing for Summer and a salute to the radiant sun shot by photographer Andrew Yee. Longing for those last days of summer...

Source: Design Scene

Friday, September 3, 2010

Boat Pose

The “Don’t Get Me Wrong” editorial of the July 2010 issue of Brazil’s U+Mag features model Maarten in a super-modified almost-there Navasana snapped by photographer Madison.

Source: YVY Mag

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Tree Pose

This model, raising herself to Tree and Peace, models for Polish Exklusiv Magazine in a shoot by photographer Marcin Kempski

Source: Design Scene

Monday, August 16, 2010


Newly launched CLIENT Magazine features a model contemplating the future in a squat pose.

About CLIENT: "A 150-page b/w print magazine about lads, men and menswear. Available in London, Milan, New York, Paris and Vienna. Every story in every issue shot specially – no submissions allowed. It is a truly unconventional magazine about male models, fashion and a little bit of sleaze. Cover model for the debut issue unveiled today on

The photographers featured are Joe Lally, Justin Wu, Nicholas Harmer, Ethan James, Sam Scott Schiavo, Terry Smith, Ian Cole, Gregory Vaughan, Michael Epps, Yves De, karl Simone and more…"

Source: YVY Mag

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Heart Opening

Joseph Gordon-Levitt opens his heart up to the sky for Details' August issue shot by Norman Jean Roy.

Source: Design Scene

Monday, August 9, 2010


Michelle Buswell might have her feet in line for a Warrior Pose, but she definitely is po(i)sed to kill in a shoot by photographer Warwick Saint for online magazine Gravure.

Source: Design Scene

Sunday, August 8, 2010

Half Moon

Michelle Buswell looks to be on her way to Ardha Chandrasana pose in a shoot by photographer Warwick Saint for online magazine Gravure.

Source: Design Scene

Saturday, August 7, 2010

Namaste, Take 2

Brazilian actor and model Romulo Arantes Neto shows his thanks too for a shoot by famed photographer Mario Testino and styling by Felipe Veloso for the V Magazine issue #66.

Source: YVY Mag

Friday, August 6, 2010


Noah Mills is thankful to star in the editorial “Men In The City” for Italian magazine Grazia. Photography by Stephanie Pfriender Stylander.

Source: YVY Mag

Thursday, August 5, 2010

Camel Pose

Brazilian model Izabel Goulart arches into a Camel Pose for photographer Yu Tsai in the Fall/Winter 2010/11 campaign for Free Soul.

Source: YVY Mag

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Warrior II

Ali Stephens takes not an Arctic Explorer pose but a Warrior pose (or at least the stance) for the August 2010 issue of Elle UK shot by Matthias Vriens-McGrath.

Source: Design Scene

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Airborne Tree Pose

25-year-old Sydney-based model Ivan Scannell jumps up into yoga for photographer David Vance.

Source: YVY Mag

Saturday, July 17, 2010

Eagle Arms

Nikola Jovanovic wraps up his arms into garudasana for photographer Emilio Tini.

Source: YVY Mag

Friday, July 16, 2010

Tree Pose

Photographer Kirt Reynolds captures model Michael Herbert in tree pose in a natural setting.

Source: YVY Mag

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Airborne Child's Pose

Athens-based photographer Yiorgos Kaplanidis captures airborne poses (ALMOST yogic) from Brett Reeves and Manuel Agila for FIASCO magazine editorial "The Outsider" featuring the collection of Dimitris Petrou.

Source: YVY Mag

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Bow Pose

Keke Lindgard does a half-pipe dhanurasana for the Airwalk editorial in July issue of Vogue Germany done by photographers Claudia Knoepfel & Stefan Indlekofer.

Source: Design Scene

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Monday, July 12, 2010

Chair Pose

Another tongue-and-cheek post. Uffie gets into a supported Utkatasana (HA!) for BlackBook, shot by Zoey Grossman and styled by Brett Bailey.

Source: Design Scene

Sunday, July 11, 2010

High Lunge: Viva Espana

Spanish bullfighter José Maria Manzanares takes a High Lunge in the lower left-hand corner for the July 2010 issue of L’Uomo Vogue in a feature by Bruce Weber entitled “The New Youth The Old Guard.”

Source: YVY Mag

Saturday, July 10, 2010

Cobbler's Pose

Matteo Montanari catches Adrien Sahores on his way to Baddha Konasana in June 2010 during the castings of S/S 2011 collection in Milan as part of a feature on casting directors Barbara Nicoli & Leila.

Source: YVY Mag