Hey Fast Query: Why Is Style So Obsessed With Anna Delvey?

Welcome to our column, “Hey, Fast Query,” the place we examine seemingly random happenings within the trend and wonder industries.

It looks like virtually yesterday that Anna Delvey first got here onto our radar — and never for good causes. 

As we’re now nicely conscious, the story of Delvey-slash-Sorokin first went viral in a 2018 The Lower article by Jessica Pressler. The riveting exposé detailed how the then-27-year-old, posing as a German heiress, had scammed her method into the likes of Manhattan’s elites, cozying up in probably the most coveted boutique inns, coasting in personal jets and, most of the time, swindling bankers and close by acquaintances out of a whole bunch of 1000’s of {dollars}. The catch was that Delvey satisfied these in her circle that she was value tens of millions. 

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