9am news: Anna Wintour taps Kate Middleton, plus why Victoria Beckham is the new Carrie Bradshaw

22 June 2009

Rumour has it that Kate Middleton, aka Prince William's long-term squeeze, has been offered a sabbatical in New York by US Vogue's Editor-In-Chief Anna Wintour. But even though she'll technically be an intern, somehow we can't see her running to pick up la Wintour's dry-cleaning... [The Hindu]

Looks like the fast-paced world of high fashion hasn't affected top model Lily Cole. She's just landed top marks for her first year exams at Cambridge – where she studies History of Art – meaning she's on course for a double first by the time she graduates. Brains and beauty? It just ain't fair... [Daily Mail]

Meanwhile, how about this for an affordable piece of fashwan history: Ralph Lauren, Tory Burch and Marc Jacobs have all designed their own cocktails for the summer months. We'd like the Marc Mint Martini please Mr Barman... [NYDN]

Fash-queen and resident SATC style guru Patricia Fields has said that her new Carrie Bradshaw is none other than Victoria Beckham: 'Victoria has her own style. She's not swept up by trend winds.' Hear hear. [Times]

And finally, the is-she-isn't-she pregnant Gisele saga has finally been laid to rest as sources have confirmed the pitter patter of tiny feet. We reckon this baby could give Shiloh Pitt a run for her money... [Digital Spy]


All posts must obey the house rules, if you object to any comments please let us know and we'll take the appropriate action.