Sophie wears Bodysuit by Wolford, Stockings by Wolford, Cuff by Dinny hall

Earrings by Monica Vinader, Bra by Agent Provocateur

Rachel wears Bustier by What Katie Did, Silver and Gold Ring by Daisy London, Gold Ring by Mirabelle, Necklace by Daisy London

 

Sophie wears Bra and briefs by Stella McCartney, Tights by Wolford

Sophie wears Bra by What Katie Did, Necklace by Charlotte Valkeniers, Earrings by Mirabelle

Rachel wears Bra by Eberjey, Necklace (in mouth) by Monica Vinader, Earrings by Charlotte Valkeniers

Sophie wears Silk bra by Bordelle and Rachel wears Blue silk teddy by Myla

 

Taking influence from the works of Jacob Epstien, Asger Carlsen, Paul Outerbridge and Michaël Borremans, Callum Toy and Katie Tillyer explored the use of frame, composition and subtle cinematic cues in order to create a feeling of underlying tension.
The title Soft Like Clay reference's flesh and vulnerability aptly described by Nigerian poet Nidi Osundare in his work 'Not My Business', which both plays significant themes within this project.

 

Photographer: Callum Toy

Stylist: Katie Tillyer

Make-Up Artist: Oonah Anderson

Hair Stylist: Kirsten Klontz using Davines 

Talent:  Sophie Thomas & Rachel Macbeth

Photographic Assistant: Philip White 

Styling Assistant: Rowan Hall