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Amy Schumer is Vanity Fair’s Cover Girl for the May 2016 ‘Sisters’ Issue + Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Named as a ‘Literary Sister’



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Photograph by Annie Leibovitz. Styled by Jessica Diehl.

Hollywood’s funny girl Amy Schumer is on the cover of Vanity Fair‘s May 2016 issue. The cover girl channels Old Hollywood glamour in the photo taken by Annie Leibovitz ,with wavy hair and a red corset with a matching red background for the magazines ‘Sister‘ issue where she’s titled ‘America’s Kid Sister‘. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is also recognized as a ‘Literary Sister‘ along with other writers like Susan Minot and Sloane Crosley.

Inside the magazine the Amy poses in another corset but this time in a glittery gold colour.

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This style of photography has become very popular with Annie Leibovitz and Vanity Fair style team.

Caitlyn Jenner wore a similar look for her debut in July 2015, Kate Upton and Katy Perry have also been cover girls with this similar corset look at different times.

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Credits: Annie Leibovitz (Photography), Vanity Fair,

Eki is the Editor for BellaNaija Style and Lifestyle Editor for She has a Vogue Fashion Certificate from Conde Nast College of Fashion & Design and also attended Central Saint Martins, London College of Fashion and the University of Kent. Eki headed the Design Operations at a top Nigerian womenswear fashion brand before finding love at BellaNaija Style. Eki loves all things creative. Follow her on Instagram @ekiogunbor BellaNaija Style: [email protected] | @bellanaijastyle BellaNaija Beauty: @bellanaijabeauty BellaNaija Living: [email protected] | @bellanaijaliving

1 Comment

  1. MeBeforeMe

    April 26, 2016 at 3:07 pm

    Chimamanda…yes! You go, girl.

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