"Madeira Island is a jewel of the Atlantic Ocean" - this is what people form Madeira Island say. And I totally agree with them.
Madeira is blooming all year round, this hidden paradise is very special due to a tone of tropical greenery and flowers, green hills and mountains, rocks and wild ocean waves. Besides all of that, Madeira Island is a part of Portugal, full of history as well as continent.
For the editorial I've chosen a gorgeous historical palace, that is now managed by Belmond hotels and named "Reid's Palace, A Belmond Hotel Madeira".
While searching for inspiration for an editorial I remembered the painting "Beauty and a butterfly" by Vittorio Matteo Corcos (an Italian painter, famous by his portraits of young women). "Beauty and a butterfly" represents to me a woman's natural beauty, back to the origins, but also a connection of this beauty to Mother Nature, such geniously described by the painter in a single butterfly.
So here is my interpretation:
Check the whole result below and have a look at the amazing team:
Creative director & Stylist Halla Stylist
Floral design Decorelle
Venue Reid's Palace
Photographer Alex Tome
Shoes Luis Onofre
Jewelry DARA Jewels
Makeup artist Nádia Ferreira
Hair stylist Lenis Gonçalves
Video Alexis Outra Visão
Stationery In Love
Cookies designers Edelweiss