British Harper’s Bazaar Taps Justine Picardie

Author Justine Picardie attends CHANEL and Liz Goldwyn Celebrate "Chanel: Her Life" By Justine Picardie at Soho House on September 22, 2011 in West Hollywood, California. Photo: Charley Gallay/Getty Images

The fashion journalist and author fills the editor-in-chief role at British Harper's Bazaar starting next month. She replaces Lucy Yeomans, who left the magazine back in March for a job at Net-a-Porter. Harper's also gains a new creative director, says Hearst U.K., to assist with "[taking] the iconic luxury brand into a new era."