12/04/2010 10:31 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Gisele Dons Layer Upon Layer Of Latex For Italian Vogue (PHOTOS)

Gisele Bundchen wrapped herself in latex for the latest issue of Vogue Italia. In "Rubber Souls" (photographed by Steven Meisel), the supermodel dons layer upon layer of everyone's favorite elastic hydrocarbon polymer.

So what's the message here? We could type out some lofty fashion babble, but we'll be honest: who knows! Rubber does seem to be spot-on for the wintry season, and if anyone can make wearing a latex cocktail dress to a holiday party look acceptable, it's certainly Gisele.

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