Grace Coddington has stepped down as creative director of Vogue. The renowned editor isn’t retiring per se, in her new role as creative director at large she will keep an office at the magazine (GC will do four stories a year) and is working on another book. Significantly, the downshift will allow Grace to collaborate on outside projects.
Grace’s news shouldn’t be a surprise, yet it took me aback nonetheless. We worked together for over 10 years, a memorable period in my career. The times they are a changin’.