Cool Aussie blogger Carmen Hamilton is our Everyday Icon for this week. This is her style.
Carmen Hamilton is the blogger behind Chronicles of Her, and also a contributor to Vogue Australia. Her style is relaxed and elegant, and always has us thinking ”I want to wear that”. Living in Sydney (where she was photographed by Adam Katz Sinding), she masters the art of looking cool in hot temperatures.
WHAT IS YOUR SIGNATURE STYLE?
”Polished, but relaxed and uncomplicated.”
WHO IS YOUR FAVOURITE DESIGNER?
”[Céline creative director] Phoebe Philo.”
WHAT IS YOUR GO-TO LOOK?
”A black boyfriend blazer, skinny black jeans, a black tank, my Céline trio bag and a pair of brogues.”
WHY IS FASHION IMPORTANT?
”It can determine how people perceive you, and it can completely enhance your own mood, too.”
WHAT IS YOUR LATEST BEAUTY DISCOVERY?
”SKI-II signs eye masks. They are unbelievably good.”
WHERE IS YOUR FAVOURITE PLACE ON EARTH?
”It's a tough call between Oia in Santorini and Positano, Italy.”
IF YOU COULD GO BACK IN HISTORY, WHAT FASHION ERA WOULD YOU LIKE TO
”The 1940s looked pretty fabulous.”
WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE FOOD?
”Shakshuka. I am obsessed.”
IF YOU HAD TO LEAVE YOUR APARTMENT IN A HURRY, WHAT WOULD YOU
”My iPhone and my boyfriend. Haha.”
WHAT DID YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU WERE A CHILD?
”A dolphin trainer!”
WHO WOULD YOU LIKE TO MEET?
”Gwyneth Paltrow. I love her!”
WHAT DO YOU NEED RIGHT NOW?
”A second me so they can do my work for me. Or a holiday.”
Adam Katz Sinding is the photographer behind Le 21ème.