Posts tagged "alexa chung"

Style Stealer: Alexa Chung’s Luxe Leather & Classic Camel Ensemble

Alright, that's it, I'm gonna put my swamp ass fears aside and finally pony up for a leather pencil skirt. I'll be replicating this Alexa Chung outfit the next time I need to present myself as a badass lady boss who takes no prisoners. The chunky chain link necklace, camel sweater and kitten heels are…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 30, 2014

Alexa Chung Anxious To Design Cats For Your Nipples

Whether you think she’s crazy overrated or you actually want to emulate her manic pixie style, TV presenter/hipster It girl Alexa Chung is a force to be reckoned with in the fashion world. From her collaboration with Madewell to her memoir/scrapbook/style guide to her kinda sorta hangover-inspired makeup line with Eyeko, Alexa’s basically done everything except design her own clothing line.
By: The Gloss / November 24, 2013

Well Played: Alexa Chung Looking Awesome, Once Again

This is the kind of pitch perfect get up Alexa Chung wears to the friggin' airport, you guys. Is it any wonder so many of have tried and failed to pull off her bangs? In overalls, a simple button down and a well-arranged trench, she makes the mere mortals flying with her look…
By: Julie Gerstein / September 2, 2013

Well Played: Alexa Chung Is Peasant Perfection

This floral peasant skirt and button-down look isn't for fashion novices. After all, there are lots of ways to screw this up: wearing the blouse tucked all the way in; finding a skirt that's just a bit too short or way too long; trying to pair it all with platform sandals or something. But thankfully,…
By: Julie Gerstein / July 22, 2013

Celeb Style Poll: What’s Black And Blue And Fab All Over?

Celebrities: They are not "just like us." They don't sweat in the summer. Their skin remains perfectly glistening and lovely. Their makeup stays in place. There is no fly-away hair or smudged eyeliner. Who created these mythical beastlings, anyway? Fabled origins aside, celebs are also very good at wearing black. It is the universal color…
By: Julie Gerstein / July 20, 2013

Alexa Chung Knows That Haircuts Are Usually A Bad Post-Breakup Decision

Hair is so linked to how we feel and everyone goes for something radical after a break-up, but my advice if you've just suffered heartbreak or you've broken up with someone, is to not touch your hair. It's the first thing women do, but you're not in a fit state to make decisions that are…
By: Rachel Krause / July 14, 2013

Celeb Style: Are You Jealous Of My Jorts?

Jorts. Jean shorts. They're a ubiquitous style in the summer time--and whether your wear them high-waisted like Alexa Chung, or frayed beyond belief, like Selena Gomez, they're a warm weather staple. The key to jort-wearing is keeping it super casual, so don't try and dress up your jorts with heels or some kind of overly…
By: Julie Gerstein / June 25, 2013

Alexa Chung: “Creepy Men” Used To Exploit Me As A Young Model

Alexa Chung revealed that earlier in her modeling career "creepy men" would ask her to take her clothes off. "I didn’t want to tell [my parents] too much about the reality of what was going on -- when I was taking the train to London and being asked to do certain things," she explained. "I…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 25, 2013

Alexa Chung, Miranda July & Tavi Sing “You Don’t Own Me” To Mitt Romney

This rocks: Rookie Mag's Tavi Gevinson, model/presenter Alexa Chung, writer Miranda July, and a whole bunch of other ladies got together for a cover of Lesley Gore's iconic song "You Don't Own Me." As if you needed another reminder that Mitt Romney is like the boyfriend that you can't believe you ever thought was not…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 22, 2012

Alexa Chung On Body Image & How Naturally Thin Girls Can’t Win Either

"I think it’s about time people stopped judging women on their appearance and more on their intellect. Like you can appreciate my style without having to appreciate my weight. It’s not actually mutually inclusive. I just get frustrated because, just because I exist in this shape, doesn’t mean that I’m like advocating it and being…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 12, 2012

This Week In Style: Valentino Demystifies Anne Hathaway’s Wedding Headband!

Anne Hathaway's interesting bridal bandana, explained! [NYMag.com] TV host and girl-about-town Alexa Chung is set to release her first book, "a glimpse into Chung's secrets to successful dressing, style tips, sketches, and personal photos," next September. [Vogue UK] Despite all the drama and criticism that's surrounded Hedi Slimane's first collection for Yve…
By: Rachel Krause / October 6, 2012

Style Stealer: Alexa Chung Is In The Trenches

How much do we love Alexa Chung's style? Let us count the ways. Is it in her delicate fusing of Sloane Ranger prep with downtown chic? Or is it in her ability to make black tights and pink sunglasses look ineffably cool? Or is it simply that she seems so quirky and fun and…
By: Julie Gerstein / September 29, 2012

Love It Or Leave It: Alexa Chung’s Scottish Fashion Awards Ensemble?

Alexa Chung usually nails it sartorially — after all, she's known for her quirky style — but even our finest dressers cop to a miss from time to time. The combination of hot-off-the-runway Christopher Kane dress, buttoned-up white shirt with metallic embellishments, and tasseled loafer-esque pumps is certainly true to her eccentric, English boy-meets-Gallic girl…
By: Rachel Krause / June 16, 2012

Style Stealer: Alexa Chung’s Easygoing Downtown Edge

Alexa Chung's talent, the skill responsible for her ascent to fame, is dressing extraordinary well, and does she ever. Though it's tempting to explain it away as such, it's not just that everything looks good on her beanpole figure — she really knows how to put a look together using a diverse mix of high…
By: Rachel Krause / June 1, 2012

Don’t Show-cha Your Chocha!

Happy Friday, everyone! Let's kick the long weekend off right with a hearty dose of Don't Show-cha Your Chocha, our weekly roundup of super short skirts and dresses and the super awkward poses they require. Click through to check 'em out, and remember, if you spot a DSYC moment, send it to me at winona@thefrisky.com!
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 25, 2012

Style Stealer: Alexa Chung’s Trendy Look

Alexa Chung is known for her quirky sense of style, and this outfit, which she wore to host the launch of the Annual British Designers Collective, was totally on point. She's playing with a lot of trends at once but it doesn't feel overpowering because she keeps the look very simple: message sweater, floral skirt,…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 22, 2012

Alexa Chung Admits She’s a Fake DJ

Everything we learn about model/TV presenter/Madewell designer Alexa Chung just makes us like her more. Take the story she told Jimmy Fallon about her DJ skills. Alexa admitted that she doesn't so much DJ as burn a couple of CDs with her favorite songs and then pretend to be confidently mixing the songs. And if…
By: Julie Gerstein / January 6, 2012

The Good, The Bad & The WTF At The 2011 British Fashion Awards

Last night, the British celebrated their own particular brand of style with the British Fashion Awards, honoring the best in designing and fashion talent from around England. Women swept the awards, winning top honors for best fashion and accessories designers -- Victoria Beckham and Charlotte Dellal, respectively -- while Alexander McQueen head Sarah Burton took…
By: Julie Gerstein / November 29, 2011

Alexa Chung Says Wear Stupid Shoes

"Have fun. Don’t take anything too seriously. Try a bit of irony now and again. Don’t wear anything too tight. Borrow things from your brother, boyfriend or father’s wardrobe. And wear stupid shoes!”-- model and Madewell designer Alexa Chung offers her personal style tips. Stupid shoes, check. [Fashionista]…
By: Julie Gerstein / September 23, 2011

First Look: Alexa Chung’s New Madewell Collection Ads

Model Alexa Chung unveiled the first crop of ads for her second collaboration with hipster prep designer Madewell, and as usual, Chung looks stunning. Supposedly inspired by "girls in bands, or girls standing side of stage ... I felt like they’d be on tour so they wouldn’t mind getting cold," the ad…
By: Julie Gerstein / August 23, 2011
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