Victoria Beckham was photographed by Patrick Demarchelier for Vogue UK’s August 2014 like you never saw her before. Dressed in a fisherman sweater and Hunter Wellington boots but also beautiful creations by Chanel, Prada, Vivienne Westwood, Lanvin or her own designs she was shot by the French photographer at an 18th-century rectory in Hastings, southeast England and its beautiful leafy garden.
British Vogue’s editor Alexandra Shulman said Beckham’s evokes a “latter-day Vita Sackville-West…playing the lady of the manor with gusto”
“I was very keen to run the pictures of Victoria holding the dog but the other was a more obvious image that she looked very beautiful in,” Shulman said about the two covers of the August issue that feauture the BRistish pop singer turned fashion designer.
Victoria Beckham confessed in an interview for the magazine that now that she had just turned 40 : “I looked at it and said to myself, ‘I have four incredible children, an incredible husband, a business that’s doing very well. I’ve worked hard and achieved a lot. I don’t think I could have achieved much more.’”
She also talks about her fitness new routine that except Barry’s Bootcamp workout in London, pal Gwyneth Paltrow introduced her to Anderson, in Los Angeles : “I said to Gwyneth that her body looked amazing and she introduced me to [Anderson]. I started when I was pregnant with Harper, it’s very challenging.”