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British supermodel Stella Tennant dies suddenly at the age of 50

Her unconventional, androgynous looks made her one of the top models in the fashion industry in the 1990s.

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British supermodel Stella Tennant dies suddenly at the age of 50.

As being reported, Tennant lived in Duns, a town in the Scottish borders. She died on Tuesday, just five days after her 50th birthday.

Tennant took retirement from the fashion industry in 1998, returning on a part-time basis to shoot clothing campaigns and appear on the runway.

Her unconventional, androgynous looks made her one of the top models in the fashion industry in the 1990s. She made her debut in 1993 at the age of 23.

She went on to become the new face of Chanel and featured on several fashion magazine covers around the world.“It is with great sadness we announce the sudden death of Stella Tennant on 22nd December 2020,” her family said in a statement to the PA news agency.

“Stella was a wonderful woman and an inspiration to us all. She will be greatly missed.”

The fashion world was left in shock on her sudden demise news.

“Rest In Peace, darling Stella”,  shared Kate Moss’s official Instagram page while posting a photo of the supermodels together on a magazine cover.

 

 

Victoria Beckham in an Instagram post shared: “So saddened to hear the devastating news about Stella Tennant. She was an incredible talent and someone I had so much admiration and respect for… I just loved everything about her. My thoughts are with her family.”

 

While Fashion designer Stella McCartney in a social media post said that she loves her “darling Stella,” adding: “I will miss you so, so terribly. What sad, horrific news to end this already shocking year! My heart goes out to your stunning family who must be in such undeserving pain.”

 

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.