Madonna did indeed strike a pose for Steven Klein, to appear in the new Dolce & Gabbana spring ad campaign, shot in a Brooklyn studio over the weekend. While the company didn’t issue a statement, the confirmation is loud and clear on Swide, the house’s online magazine, where a bold-type headline states that, “Madonna shoots Dolce & Gabbana’s campaign.”
Stefano Gabbana’s prolific blogging added color to the undertaking with numerous tweets to the tune of “We are at the last shot…M [Madonna] is simply beautiful,” and “we’re very, very tired but very happy as well….To have Madonna in our campaign is a dream come true.” Madonna’s latest big campaign was for Louis Vuitton this year. She featured in both the spring and fall seasons.
This story first appeared in the November 10, 2009 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.