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Annabel Tollman: The Calm Amid Fashion’s Storm

Annabel Tollman | Source: Chang W. Lee for the New York Times

“‘There are people in the industry who, when the boss isn’t around, are really friendly and chatty and, when the boss shows up, they flip a switch and look right through you,’ said Anne Slowey, the fashion news director of Elle. ‘With Annabel you never got any of the negative fallout you get from people who are striving in an unkind, competitive fashion, the kind who, the minute they feel threatened, go psycho.’”