Leigh Nordstrom

Leigh Nordstrom is the Eye editor at WWD. She joined WWD in 2015 as a reporter on the Eye desk and has been the Eye editor since 2018. She is a graduate of Wellesley College and is originally from Seattle, WA.

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Candidly Yours: Spring Back

WWD’s staff party photographer relives the best moments from the spring party scene of recent years.

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WWD Report Card: Summer on the Big Screen

Iconic moments on screen from cinema’s favorite season.

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Quarantine Summer: Bringing East Coast Destination Favorites Home

Here, ways to bring New Yorkers’ favorite summer getaways, from Montauk and upstate to the Berkshires and the North Fork, home this summer — without being glued to a screen.

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What Will Hamptons Partying Look Like for Summer 2020? The Surf Lodge Plans Ahead

The Montauk party destination launches a virtual Sunday night concert series in partnership with Governors Ball and Bumble, kicking off Memorial Day weekend with Snoop Dogg, Rüfüs Du Sol, Sofi Tukker and Bob Moses.

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WWD Report Card: The Glamour of Cannes

During what would’ve been the 73rd annual film festival, a look at the iconic moments that have made Cannes the ultimate red carpet.

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Shameik Moore Resists the Actor-to-Musician Cliché

The actor, known for “Dope” and “The Get Down,” has always wanted to be a singer and dancer, and finally finds himself ready to give music a chance.

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WWD Report Card: Like Mike

As “The Last Dance” nears its close, a look at Michael Jordan’s style through the decades.

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WWD Report Card: The Met Gala’s Most Wild

The most outrageous Met Gala moments over the years.

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Editorial use onlyMandatory Credit: Photo by Donald Cooper/Shutterstock (1288978g)Benedict Cumberbatch (Victor Frankenstein)'Frankenstein' play at The Royal National Theatre, London, Britain - 15 Feb 2011The National Theatre production of Frankenstein, directed by Oscar-winner Danny Boyle (127 Hours, Slumdog Millionaire), will be presented in movie theatres around the world on March 24. Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller alternate the roles of Victor Frankenstein and the Creature.


WWD List: This Weekend’s Virtual Culture Diet

Catch Benedict Cumberbatch as “Frankenstein” and catch the kick-off of the Frieze Art Fair.

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JoJo Takes Back Control

With 16 years in the business and a decade-long record label legal battle behind her, JoJo is finally releasing the album she’s always wanted to make.

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Princess Diana, Paris Hilton, MC Hammer, and a look from The Pillow Challenge.


WWD Report Card: Celebrities Love Sweatpants, Too

Let Princess Diana and Paris Hilton show you how it’s done.

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Let Dakota Fanning Read You a Story

Fanning — who, by the way, knew about “Tiger King” way before you — is working up the nerve to listen to the sound of her own voice.

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Lennon Stella Views Music as Her Contribution

The former “Nashville” actress and “Lennon & Maisy” singer finally goes solo with her debut album, “Three. Two. One.”

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Geraldine Viswanathan Takes on the Powers That Be

The 24-year-old Aussie, who broke out in “Blockers,” is back this weekend in “Bad Education.”

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Lady GagaCostume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of Camp: Notes on Fashion, Arrivals, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA - 06 May 2019


WWD Report Card: There Is Only One Lady Gaga

A deep dive through the years of Lady Gaga’s most memorable fashion.

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