Stella Tennant

Ph: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott | Givenchy F/W 12

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Nationality: United Kingdom
Stella Tennant was born in Scotland to Scottish nobility (her mother is Lady Emma Cavendish and grandmother the Duchess of Devonshire). Her unconventional look and attitude helped get her noticed as she was photographed by Steven Meisel in a feature, "Anglo-Saxon Attitudes" for British Vogue. She would soon be photographed by Meisel again as the face of Versace. She achieved success as the face of Chanel and appeared on magazines such as Italian Vogue, W, L’Officiel, Harper's Bazaar, and British Vogue before announcing her retirement from modeling in 1998. Though she returned to the fashion world shortly after to shoot the Burberry campaign and walk in several runway shows, she has limited her recent appearances. She has four children with husband David Lasnet and continues to live in Scotland with her family.

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Wash Your Face in My Sink
Love Magazine (Editorial)
season: Spring/Summer 2010
photographer: Angelo Pennetta
L.K. Bennett S/S 10
Various Campaigns (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2010
Lady Grey (Couture Supplement) (3rd mode...
Vogue Italia (Editorial)
published: March 2010
photographer: Tim Walker
Calvin Klein Show F/W 10 (P.McMullen, D ...
Calvin Klein (Shows)
published: February 2010
Brilliantly British
British Vogue (Editorial)
published: October 2009
photographer: Mario Testino
decade in style: portfolio by hedi slima...
Another Magazine (Editorial)
season: Fall/Winter 2009
photographer: Hedi Slimane
Vera Wang F/W 09
Vera Wang (Advertising)
season: Fall/Winter 2009
photographer: Collier Schorr
Sak Fifth Avenue F/W 09
Saks Fifth Avenue (Advertising)
season: Fall/Winter 2009
photographer: Bruce Weber
The Road to Damascus
British Vogue (Editorial)
published: May 2009
photographer: Tom Craig
The Godfather
American Vogue (Editorial)
published: May 2009
photographer: Steven Meisel
 

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