if I had a dollar for every person who believes The Devil Wears Prada is a documentary about magazines, I would be writing this letter on the terrace of my holiday home in Marrakech. For contrary to what we see in the movies, the magazine world is not embellished with white leather sofas, gleaming tiles and extravagant bouquets, we never swan into the fashion office to loan designer dresses for a date, and we really, really do eat.
But even if the reality is not wall-to-wall Chanel, it is wall-to-wall camaraderie, creativity and care, and if we’ve learnt one thing from the constant stress and deadlines, it’s the capacity for making good times whenever we can. Here then, on this page, are the times when we really do –
Behind the scenes at the ‘The new black’ shoot. Now this, ladies, is the way to accessorise! Our GLAMOUR baby, Jorja Lazarus.
ABOVE Come to think of it, beauty director Michelle Brownlee Smith and beauty assistant Yolisa Mjamba really do look this good every day. Here they are at our GLAMOUR Beauty School video shoot.
On the shores of love: H&M introduced us to this dreamy Conscious Collection gown made of recycled marine waste and plastic.
Cape 13th birthday at Celebration: Our look like Café. (We don’t Town’s Life Grand up good!) but we do clean this every day,
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