Isabella Blow famously discovered Sophie Dahl and put her size-14 figure in Italian Vogue. But not everyone was as thrilled with Dahl's body, judging from the recent transformation of a nude David LaChapelle photo of her.
- Model turned cookbook author Sophie Dahl is getting her own cooking show on BBC 2. Dahl says her show will cover on the "emotional" side of food. "It's cooking with an anecdotal thread, irreverent, unpredictable and not without flaw." [Sun]
The coroner has spoken: Fashion stylist / Anna Wintour protégé / Alexander McQueen muse Isabella Blow's death this past May was, as suspected a suicide. Blow ingested 20 times the lethal dose of weedkiller, hoping to end her own life after having been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. RIP, Izzie. [Guardian]
Worried that Alexander McQueen's show, a tribute to his friend and champion, Isabella Blow, was going to be bathed in bathos? Well it turns out that McQueen, who showed in Paris over the weekend, had the collection of the season, or so sayeth the critics. Those same critics were less kind to Nina Ricci and Chloe -…