Watch Gwen Stefani's behind the cover video

Watch our Behind the Scenes video to see what happened when ELLE shot Gwen Stefani for the October issue

One of our longest-standing girl crushes, Gwen Stefani, stars on the October 2012 issue of ELLE. We went behind the scenes at the shoot, where she told us that she, “really liked the concept. I loved all the clashing prints. I love the clothes; the amazing dress that I wore from a new British designer [Mary Katrantzou].”

Styled by ELLE’s Natalie Wansbrough Jones, Gwen strikes pose after pose in print-tastic creations in a shoot inspired by autumn/winter 2012’s proliferation of loud and proud prints - watch all the action here.

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Read more about the October issue here

See Gwen Stefani's Style File

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