British model Stella Tennant has died at the age of 50, her family have said.
The Scot made her name in the early 1990s on catwalks for designers like Karl Lagerfeld and Versace, and on the covers Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar.
Her family said: “Stella was a wonderful woman and an inspiration to us all. She will be greatly missed.”
They said her death was “sudden”, and police said there were “no suspicious circumstances”. Her death came five days after her 50th birthday.
The family statement said: “It is with great sadness we announce the sudden death of Stella Tennant on 22nd December 2020…
“Her family ask for their privacy to be respected. Arrangements for a memorial service will be announced at a later date.”