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  • From Tara Palmer-Tomkinson to Cara Delevingne: the evolution of the It girl - The Guardian

    From Tara Palmer-Tomkinson to Cara Delevingne: the evolution of the It girl - The Guardian;

    The late TPT's brand of posh fun made her a star of the 1990s party scene. But these days fame is a serious business. Tara Palmer-Tomkinson's birthday party in 1998. 'She was famous for being the first person to be famous for being famous' …and more »

  • Tara Palmer-Tomkinson was a sister, daughter and friend - but she was never truly herself - Telegraph.co.uk

    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson was a sister, daughter and friend - but she was never truly herself - Telegraph.co.uk;

    Around six years ago, I met Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, to interview her on the subject of a novel she had done called Inheritance, about an It girl with a penchant for bad boys and cocaine. We had tea at the Dorchester, where Tara was frequently bothered ...and more »

  • Farewell, Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, the beloved queen of car crash TV - Telegraph.co.uk

    Farewell, Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, the beloved queen of car crash TV - Telegraph.co.uk;

    Back in 2002, the socialite was subjected to the show's first ever Bushtucker Trial. Wearing just a black string bikini, she got covered in creepy-crawlies by the “Bug Shower” and took her punishment like a trooper. It was to prove the start of a ...and more »

  • Tara Palmer-Tomkinson obituary - The Guardian

    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson obituary - The Guardian;

    Television personality and I'm a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! contestant who rose to fame as an 'It girl' in the 1990s. Play Video. Play. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. Progress: 0%. Fullscreen. Mute. This is a modal window ...and more »

  • Tara Palmer-Tomkinson and co: Whatever happened to the 'It girl'? - BBC News

    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson and co: Whatever happened to the 'It girl'? - BBC News;

    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, found dead at the age of 45, was head girl in a band of "It girls" that sprinkled sparkle and glamour into the newspaper columns of the 1990s. Now, 20 years on, we ask whatever happened to the "It girl"? They were Tara, Tamara, ...and more »

  • Tara Palmer-Tomkinson 'died in her sleep' and was found by a cleaner, after friends feared she was in a 'dark place' - Telegraph.co.uk

    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson 'died in her sleep' and was found by a cleaner, after friends feared she was in a 'dark place' - Telegraph.co.uk;

    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, the It girl, was discovered by a cleaner after dying peacefully in her sleep, friends have been told, as they spoke of fears she was in a “dark place”. Palmer-Tomkinson, who has died aged 45, was found at home by a distraught ...and more »

  • I talked about having a baby with Tara, I can't believe she's gone - Telegraph.co.uk

    I talked about having a baby with Tara, I can't believe she's gone - Telegraph.co.uk;

    Close friend of Tara Palmer Tomkinson, Ivan Massow, gives The Telegraph his exclusive moving account of the final few months of Tara's life, as those who knew her best realised she was living on borrowed time. The first time I met Tara, I had been ...and more »

  • Tara Palmer-Tomkinson's 14 best quotes on men, money and being an It girl - Telegraph.co.uk

    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson's 14 best quotes on men, money and being an It girl - Telegraph.co.uk;

    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, who died in February 2017, aged 45, found fame as a socialite in the Nineties and was one of the first so-called 'It girls' - famous for being famous. Tributes have poured in since the former model's sad death, with friends ...and more »

  • Hectic and vulnerable, Tara Palmer-Tomkinson was an impossibly easy target - Telegraph.co.uk

    Hectic and vulnerable, Tara Palmer-Tomkinson was an impossibly easy target - Telegraph.co.uk;

    When I found out that Tara Palmer-Tomkinson had died – on Twitter, where I learn about most celebrity deaths – I felt genuinely sad. I'd met her several times, and interviewed her twice: once for Elle magazine in the late 1990s, when I accompanied her ...and more »

  • Tara Palmer-Tomkinson: Socialite died 'peacefully' in her sleep at home, her family reveal - Evening Standard

    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson: Socialite died 'peacefully' in her sleep at home, her family reveal - Evening Standard;

    The former "It girl" was found dead, aged 45, at her London home on Wednesday, months after revealing she had been diagnosed with a brain tumour. A death notice posted by her family in the Daily Telegraph said: "Tara Clare died peacefully in her sleep.and more »