Creative director of Marie Claire magazine, Nina Garcia, has been named the next editor in chief of ELLE magazine, replacing Robbie Myers, who vacated the position on Monday. Garcia, who serves as a judge on the popular reality competition, Project Runway, and has published four books has been with Marie Claire since 2008; prior that, she had served as fashion director of ELLE. Garcia will report to Joanna Coles, Hearst Magazines Chief Content Officer, beginning on September 18. “Nina is the ultimate ELLE woman—her life is incredibly full, she’s curious about everything and she’s passionate about fashion, beauty, technology, art, travel, the environment, women’s issues and the ways that they all intersect,” Coles said. “She understands the multiplatform world and embraced it early on, becoming one of fashion’s first social media influencers with the largest following of any editor-in-chief. Nina is a force of personality, and she’ll bring her energy, her unique sensibility and style to ELLE, a brand she knows so well.”
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Channeling Marilyn Monroe in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (above) and Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast At Tiffany’s (below), Karlie Kloss recently starred in a new series of short films to promote this history of luxury crystal jewelry brand, Swarovski. The corporate ambassador, 24, shared with Marie Claire that she has always been an admirer of the timeless Hollywood glamour of Hepburn and Monroe. “What I love most about icons like Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe is the confidence they bring to every scene and character they played. Like many of my role models, they’ve shown that a woman who is confident and strong-willed will always be in style.” Kloss, herself, is a strong women who supports other women. In fact, she endows a scholarship program at Flatiron Pre-College Academy, encouraging young women to pursue interests in computers and coding.
Stunning Julianne Moore appears on the March cover of Marie Claire Magazine, rocking a runway-look in Gucci’s avant-garde embroidered tulle dress. The actress, who has been awarded an Oscar, two Golden Globes, and a BAFTA Award, admits that its difficult to find good acting roles — regardless of age or gender. Currently, the lack of diversity in Hollywood is a hot topic surrounding the 2016 Academy Awards. The 55-year old explained to Marie Claire, “The movie industry is not in the business of finding good roles for actors or actresses; it is in the business of creating films that will make as much money as possible.”