FKA Twigs used to work on the Viktor & Rolf fragrance counter at London department store Selfridges and now she's the face of the brand's new perfume. Twigs, real name Tahliah Barnett, stuns in the artwork for the Good Fortune campaign, dressed as a fortune teller in a purple hooded cape and matching gown, with the perfume bottle serving as a crystal ball. Talking to British Vogue about landing the job, the singer-songwriter, dancer and actress explained why it's been such a full-circle moment.
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When Viktor & Rolf dreamed up Good Fortune (the first addition to its cult perfume dynasty in seven years) one face in particular sprang to mind. Bold with a dash of mystery, singer, songwriter and dancer FKA twigs exudes quiet confidence — much like the scent itself, which marries spirituality with potential and power. The collaboration just made sense. Not least because twigs is a fragrance fanatic herself, but thanks to her love of all things beauty. From Instagram-worthy eye makeup to invent