Anna Wintour Archive

Work those claws, ladies!​ ​The real reason Vogue declared war on fashion bloggers

I hear a war has broken out between Vogue journalists and bloggers. What’s going on? Steven, by email Indeed, Steven, indeed: we are witnessing a disaster of biblical proportions. What do I mean by “biblical”? I mean Old Testament, real wrath of God type stuff. Fire and brimstone coming down from the skies! Rivers and seas boilings! Forty years of darkness! The dead rising from …

Grace Coddington: ‘How Privileged We Were to Have Such Crazy Freedom’

LONDON, United Kingdom — At Grace Coddington‘s 70th birthday celebrations, Anna Wintour, editor of American Vogue, described the legendary stylist as “the heart and soul of the magazine, its guardian at the gate, its beacon of excellence.” Coddington, who is now 75, stepped down from her role as creative director of the title in January to assume the newly established position of creative director at …

Made for History: Anna Wintour hosts fashion fundraiser for Hillary Clinton

A red taffeta ballgown skirt worn with a grey T-shirt declaring “Hillary” in beading on the front and “2016” on the back might not be your typical catwalk combination, but at a fundraiser for Hillary Clinton in Manhattan on Tuesday, the worlds of fashion and politics came together – for one night anyway. The Made for History fashion show and rooftop party at the Spring …

New BBC2 Vogue documentary is absolutely fabulous

What do the women at Vogue wear? That’s all anyone really wants to know – or, at least, that’s why you’ll be watching, hawk-eyed, throughout a new BBC series about the magazine, Absolutely Fashion: Inside British Vogue. It’s been shot by seasoned director Richard Macer, who observes the magazine’s daily life over nine months with a keen eye and a dry sense of humour, hence …