Could COVID-19 end Anna Wintour’s career? How the pandemic – and a scathing new memoir by her former friend – has left Vogue editor’s status ‘in danger’ after she was forced to cancel iconic Met Gala and turn to ‘lowbrow’ partners to keep industry alive

  • Anna Wintour’s career has been recently put under a microscope ahead of the release of former Vogue editor Andre Leon Talley’s new memoir 
  • In it, he describes his former boss as being incapable of ‘simple human kindness’
  • Designer Ralph Rucci also branded Wintour ‘evil’ and ‘mediocre’ on social media
  • Wintour is well known for her cold and demanding personality but she has managed to maintain her elite status in the fashion world nonetheless
  • Columnist has pointed out Wintour’s unlikely choices for projects she has launched during the pandemic to keep industry alive
  • Vogue unveiled its new partnership with Amazon, ‘Common Threads: Vogue x Amazon Fashion’
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‘She’s not capable of simple human kindness.’ Ex Vogue editor André Leon Talley rips into Anna Wintour, revealing how their decades-long friendship ended because he was ‘too old, overweight and uncool’

  • André Leon Talley, former editor-at-large of Vogue, has revealed his friendship with Anna Wintour is over in his upcoming memoir The Chiffon Trenches
  • The fashion editor, 70,  writes he has ‘huge emotional and psychological scars’ from his decades long friendship with the magazine’s notoriously icy editor
  • In a scorching passage he writes: ‘She is immune to anyone other than the powerful and famous people who populate the pages of Vogue’
  • Talley spoke with Graydon Carter, the former editor of Vanity Fair, and discovered he wasn’t alone
  • Carter supposedly said: ‘One day she treats me like a good friend and the next, she treats me as if she had handed over her keys to an unknown parking valet’
  • In an extended rant, Talley writes: ‘Today, I would love for her to say something human and sincere to me. I have huge emotional and psychological scars from my relationship with this towering and influential woman’
  • He adds: ‘I wonder, when she goes home alone at night, is she miserable? Does she feel alone?’ before calling her ‘ruthless’

Anna Wintour take questions on Youtube

Anna Wintour take questions on Youtube

Anonymous said:

Have you seen the new video on YT of Vogue where Anna Wintour gets asked by random people? The first person asked her what she thought of Meghan Markle.

https://youtu.be/6zn0nBXaDfg

What else was she going to say?  Why didn’t she hire for a cover before she married?  Thank you anon 🌸😎

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