American top model Rebecca Leigh Longendyke emerges as one of the digital cover stars for Elle US’ March 2023 issue. Famed photographer Christian MacDonald captures Longendyke’s striking beauty in a captivating close-up, featuring a balaclava from Ambush on the cover.
The cover story, titled “Soft Power“, highlights the perfect blend of strength and elegance that Longendyke embodies. Stylist Alex White curates a selection of ensembles from renowned fashion houses such as Valentino, Burberry, Michael Kors Collection, Raf Simons, Wolford, Fogal, Ferragamo, Prada, Fendi, Loro Piana, Dior, Proenza Scouler, Ralph Lauren Collection and Chanel, showcasing the model’s unique ability to adapt to different styles while staying true to her own essence.
In the interview with Danielle James, Rebecca Leigh Longendyke opens up in an exclusive interview, providing a rare glimpse into her life and experiences within the fashion industry. Longendyke shares her journey, discussing her beginnings, personal growth, and the challenges she has encountered along the way.
In the candid conversation, Rebecca delves into the importance of staying true to oneself in the highly competitive world of modeling. She shares her thoughts on the evolving fashion landscape and the impact it has on models, emphasizing the need for adaptability and resilience in the face of change.
Longendyke also speaks about her self-care routines and the significance of maintaining a healthy work-life balance in the fast-paced modeling world. She discusses her approach to beauty and skincare, as well as her strategies for maintaining mental and emotional well-being.
Hair: Ward Stegerhoek
Make-up: Fulvia Farolfi
Manicure: Aki Hirayama
Production: 1972 Agency