Glenda Bailey, longstanding editor of Harper’s Bazaar, to step down

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Editor Hearst said on Wednesday,  many famous covers and exactly 19 years at the helm of Harper’s Bazaar, Glenda Bailey is walking down as editor of the magazine .

Known for her advanced and often spirited method, Bailey is recognized by the fashion magazine for having “transformed the title to open a new era of progress”. The declaring announcement the decision in a Press , the  publisher said “the timing is wrong for a new adventure”.

Bailey said “I wished Bazaar to be a party to which everybody is called, and I respected my extremely talented workers for helping me do just that ,” In 29 world editions of the title who will still to work for as a advisor .”Beauty and Fashion are my hobby and my career – there is no other thing that encourages me lots.”

Her current  position before supposing, Bailey, who was born in the United Kingdom but is recently founded in New York ,in 1988 directed the launch of the British edition of Marie Claire .Then she became  editor of the American title .In 2001 before  edition moving to Harper’s Bazaar .

Photo shoots and the covers shaped through his occupation were famous for their unforgettable descriptions, Naomi Campbell posing with an alligator or Lady Gaga appearing without makeup, whether Rihanna swimming with sharks .

She received the prestigious Order of Arts and Letters from the French government in 2012.   Previous year also Queen Elizabeth  awarded her a femininity in recognition of her contribution to the journalism, fashion and charitable sectors, as well as her role in the British government’s promotion campaign “Great Britain” .

Defended diversity through her “Fabulous at Every Age” franchise, she spoke out against faking, and was an active charity fundraiser. During his time at the magazine, Bailey co-chaired the annual Lincoln Center Corporate Fund Gala which, according to Hearst, has raised nearly $ 11 million since 2013.

An entire division of the October 2018 issue of the magazine was also completely free of modified pictures.She also used her platform to deal with the fashion media’s addiction to digital image handling, with site an unedited photo of Serena Williams on a cover previous year.

This month in his editor’s note , Bailey wrote that “at a time when photograph and reality are appreciated more than always, it seems suitable … to think about our methodology to editing – and to celebrate the spirit of women in their most natural form.

An entire division of the October 2018 issue of the magazine was also completely free of modified pictures.

CEO Steven R. Swartz and Hearst President  defined Bailey in a statement as “a powerful voice for fashion innovation around the world”, while Troy president of the magazine’s magazine division Troy Young said that ”  his contributions massive and his mark on the Bazaar brand is permanent”.

Bailey assumption that would step down predates Wednesday’s announcement. She had resigning two years ago when  the magazine celebrated its 150th anniversary speaking to Women’s Wear Daily about the choice, the seasoned editor exposed .

Bailey’s new suggested character will see her “working with reporting teams and luxury, fashion and beauty marketers to develop partnerships and collections,” said the publisher’s report. As editor on March 1 before officially exit her duties, she will supervise the opening of ” First in Fashion”, Harper’s Bazaar:  a reflective of magazine photography at the Muse des Arts decorates du Louvre in Paris.

While Hearst said Bailey is involved in the search for his successor. Harper’s Bazaar has yet to name a extra.

Glenda Bailey speaks on November 18 ,2019 in New York stage at the Lincoln Center Corporate Fashion Gala .


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