Nigella Lawson sends her fans wild with stunning old school photo of her at 23 years old

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Nigella left her fans and followers swooning when she shared an old school photo on social media last night.

The famously sultry TV chef took to Twitter to join in with a new trend, which has seen users post snaps back from when they were 20-years-old.

Making sure to join in on the fun, the culinary queen blessed her followers with a photograph of her at 23.

In the nostalgic image, Nigella can be seen smouldering for the camera with a plump pout, showing off a very impressive mane of hair.

‘Can’t find one at 20, so here’s one when I was 23,’ she captioned the post, prompting a tsunami of adoring responses from her famous pals and loyal fans.

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Christ alive,’ wrote Pointless star Richard Osman.

I have been turned straight,’ joked political commentator Owen Jones, while plenty of other Tweeters fawned over Nigella’s youhtful beauty.

One penned, ‘Nigella you are a goddess at every age!!

The personification of beauty,’ gushed another.

It isn’t just old photos that have been getting a serious dose of admiration from Nigella’s fans.

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The mum-of-two left garden lovers in awe when she posted a pic of her London house’s outdoor space twinkling with fairy lights.

In the sparkly snap, Nigella’s garden can be seen filled with luscious greenery, with a table surrounded by sweet red patio chairs in the centre.

‘Someone on here asked me if the fairy lights were still up in my garden. The answer is: of course,’ she captioned the upload.

One envious fan commented, ‘Such a magical looking garden, I'm truly jealous!!’

‘That is so beautiful. It looks like something out of a fairytale,’ agreed another.

Caitlin Elliott
Caitlin Elliott

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