A living fashion legend, Suzy Menkes (OBE and Legion d’Honneur,┬áthank you very much) has been peddling her craft as a fashion reporter for over three decades. And she’s still one of the industry’s most respected and admired voices – a critic that really matters. Here, NOWNESS celebrates Ms Menkes’ career in images…

Looking at the entire span of her career, these photographs and recollections accompany Suzy on the journey from cub reporter to author, editor and fashion icon. Among them are intimate and hitherto unseen portraits, alongside front-row pictures, from Lord Snowdon, Richard Avedon, and Dafyyd Jones. Read more: NOWNESS.