As the closing date for ELLEs search for a new beauty intern approaches, we ask ELLEuk.coms fashion intern Sarah Bonser how shes found the first eight months of her placement.
It might tick all the cliché boxes, but working for the worlds best-selling fashion magazine is a dream come true for most. I hit the ground running in February, mid-way through London Fashion Week, after winning the coveted fashion internship competition. Since then I've covered everything from the latest trends to the hottest parties, rubbed shoulders with the likes of Kristen Stewart and interviewed ELLE coverstar Lily Allen, to name but a few.
Contrary to popular intern belief, placements arent all a matter of playing post lady and answering a phone that rings off the hook especially at ELLE. Yes, there are plenty of mountains of designer clothes to plough through in the fashion cupboard, and of course, crucial coffee runs. But then there are experiences like sitting on the edge of your seat, watching Acne come down the catwalk, chasing Kanye West down the street to get a quote on his new collection and sipping tea with Aussie model Jessica Hart.
Interns make the world go around, and although a rise to the top may not happen overnight, some of the most glitterin More