Shawn Mendes Gets the High Fashion Treatment, Poses for L’Uomo Vogue

October 12, 2016
Shawn Mendes graces the pages of L'Uomo Vogue, wearing a fall-winter 2016 look from Saint Laurent.
Shawn Mendes graces the pages of L’Uomo Vogue, wearing a fall-winter 2016 look from Saint Laurent.

On the heels of releasing his new album, Illuminate, Shawn Mendes appears in the October 2016 issue of L’Uomo Vogue. Photographer Sebastian Kim captures the young singer for the Italian magazine. Embracing a sleek fashion edge, Shawn connects with stylist Rushka Bergman. Charming in a series of endearing images, Shawn models fashions from Saint Laurent, Valentino, Givenchy, and other brands.

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Talking to L’Uomo Vogue about nerves and anxiety when it comes to performing, Mendes shares, “The first few times I was really nervous. And in the end I always am whenever I step onto a stage, although now I’m more aware and confident.” The 18-year-old singer continues, “How do I beat the tension? I prepare my voice by eating manuka honey according to grandmother’s recipe. And then I isolate my mind, focusing only on the music.” Read more on Vogue.it.

Shawn Mendes L’Uomo Vogue Photo Shoot

Appearing in a L'Uomo Vogue photo shoot, Shawn Mendes wears Michael Kors and Givenchy.
Appearing in a L’Uomo Vogue photo shoot, Shawn Mendes wears Michael Kors and Givenchy.
Showing a flash of skin, Shawn Mendes dons fashions from Valentino and Marni for L'Uomo Vogue.
Showing a flash of skin, Shawn Mendes dons fashions from Valentino and Marni for L’Uomo Vogue.
Sebastian Kim photographs Shawn Mendes for the October 2016 issue of L'Uomo Vogue.
Sebastian Kim photographs Shawn Mendes for the October 2016 issue of L’Uomo Vogue.
Singer Shawn Mendes tackles a dramatic poncho from Valentino for L'Uomo Vogue.
Singer Shawn Mendes tackles a dramatic poncho from Valentino for L’Uomo Vogue.