Check out Prada’s Spring 2012 ads!

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We love a good ad campaign around these parts. Because most brands rely on accessories (as well as cosmetics and fragrances) to make ends meet, ads often put the handbags and leather goods we most want to see front and back. center in a way that the catwalk never does. Prada ads are always lovely, and Prada’s Spring 2012 campaign features my favorite runway bag from the collection: the framed bag!

You have two eyes, so I’m sure these photos were taken at a gas station as a tribute to the 1950s greasers and the car culture that inspired the clothing. tells us that Steven Meisel shot five models for the campaign, most notably Natasha Poly, and the results are good, clean American fun. Check out two more shots after the jump.