loose threads

Couric Thinks Middleton Should Eat More; Bosworth Is Officially Engaged

Photo: Elle

• Katie Couric said the following words about Kate Middleton: “I think she needs to eat more because she’s so thin.” [HuffPo]

• Shala Monroque, Stephanie LaCava, and Uzoamaka Maduka are starting a literary magazine called The American Reader. [The Daily Beast]

• Britney! covers the October issue of Elle. [ONTD]

• Kate Bosworth is now officially engaged to her boyfriend, Michael Polish. As opposed to before, when it was unofficial. [People]

• Ten designers and celebrities including designers Carolina Herrera and Prabal Gurung, and acclaimed model Ed Westwick, will be honored tonight at the ninth annual Style Awards at Lincoln Center. [WWD]

• Cara Delevingne has some sort of non-speaking role in Anna Karenina, telling Harper’s Bazaar U.K., “I was so excited I couldn’t sleep for the first few nights. Acting has always been my dream, even more than modelling … I tried to channel my experience of modelling but it’s actually really different. When I was being filmed I found myself posing but it’s not about that. I just had to really concentrate on the part and the character.” [Harper’s Bazaar UK via Telegraph UK]

Couric on Middleton; Bosworth Officially Engaged