Update On ELLE's Talent Competition 2017

Hold tight, news of the winner will be announced in our August Issue

Thank you to all the aspiring writers who entered the ELLE Writing Competition.

We were overwhelmed by the response and received nearly 1,000 entries following our brief to pen a memoir about 'The Outfit I Will Never Wear Again'.

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Due to the huge number of entries, which described an array of experiences, some sad, some inspiring and some utterly blissful, we had to delay announcing the winner until our August issue, which is out now!

We are proud to tell you all that the winner of this year's competition is Beth Crane, 23-years-old with an entry titled 'The Outfit I Will Never Wear Again.'

We will be publishing the winning entry online very soon, watch this space.

The winner and five runners up will receive a monogrammed Smythson notebook from Selfridges.

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