She's spent almost 40 years in fashion journalism and for the past 21 years has held the title of editor in chief at American Vogue.


Having made the journey across the Atlantic for the first time since 2007 to attend London Fashion Week, the high priestess of couture could be forgiven for feeling a little put out at the seating arrangements..


The fashion queen did little to hide her disdain as she perched alongside Alexa Chung and Pixie Geldof at Sienna Miller and sister Savannah'sTwenty8Twelve fashion show.

With her legs inclined away from the duo, who larked around hugging each other, Wintour looked straight ahead with her face fixed in a steely glare and her sunglasses firmly in place.