British supermodel Stella Tennant died out of the blue at the age of 50 on Tuesday.
“It is with excellent unhappiness we announce the unexpected dying of Stella Tennant on twenty second December 2020,” her loved ones claimed in a statement to the Sunshine. “Stella was a great female and an inspiration to us all. She will be tremendously skipped.”
The statement continued, “Her loved ones inquire for their privateness to be respected. Arrangements for a memorial support will be declared at a afterwards day.”
The Scottish-born elegance hailed from an aristocratic loved ones her grandmother was the Hon. Deborah Mitford, the youngest of the well-known Mitford sisters.
A longtime muse to the late Karl Lagerfeld, Tennant acquired her commence in the manner market in the early 1990s, and quickly attracted the consideration of photographers which include Steven Meisel and Bruce Weber.
About the program of her many years-extended vocation, she fronted manner magazines ranging from Harper’s Bazaar to French, British and Italian Vogue, and posed for strategies for Chanel, Calvin Klein, Hermès, Burberry and far more.
In addition to strutting catwalks for Alexander McQueen, Prada, Versace and Chanel, she recently opened the Valentino Haute Couture Spring/Summer season 2020 runway present in January.
She also highlighted in the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics, stunning along with fellow British supermodels like Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell and Karen Elson.