>> Is Nina Garcia turning down the editor-at-large position and severing all ties from Elle after a 13 year tenure? She was spotted leaving the Hearst Tower and avoiding all eye contact earlier today.
This is especially notable, since Nina was reportedly courted for a director's position at Harper's Bazaar in 2005. When contacted for comment about her presence at Hearst today, Nina downplayed the possibility of a position at Hearst, but did say that she was doing freelance work . . .