While the cover hasn't gotten the warmest reception from Fashion Spot commenters, we like the fresh, effortless simplicity and how it showcases Casta's natural beauty. Still, it's a far cry from pre-Emmanuelle Alt covers and, as one commenter pointed out, a good example of how the aesthetic of Vogue Paris is changing under Alt's direction. Case in point: on the right is how Carine Roitfeld styled Casta for the December/January 2009 issue. The two covers could not be more different--a testament to Casta's versatility as a model as well as Roitfeld and Alt's differing viewpoints as editors. But, is one "better" than the other?
Continuing the recent resurgence of '90s supermodels, Laetitia Casta graces the cover of Vogue Paris' May 2012 issue (left). While the cover hasn'