'Dahling'

1/27/2014 6:06:00 AM




'Dahling'

Gorgeous Sophie Dahl, that voluptuous bombshell who cut a glamorous swathe through the heroine chic waifs of the ’90s and early Noughties was the bespectacled MaxStudio campaign star for the Autumn/Winter 2007/8 season, photographed in London by Michelangelo di Battista. The granddaughter of ‘The BFG’ author Roald Dahl she was discovered weeping on a street corner in 1997 by the late, great Tatler Fashion Director Isabella Blow, then a fashion editor at Vogue, who catapulted her to catwalk fame and glory and in front of the lens’ of Richard Avedon, David Bailey, Peter Lindbergh, Bruce Weber, Steven Klein and Steven Meisel and into the campaigns of Pringle, Alexander McQueen and Versace. She is now married to the singer Jamie Cullum.

Contributing Editor Richard Dennen

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