Summer in the city with Anna Nooshin
See how Dutch publisher and TV host Anna Nooshin styles her H&M favourites.
Anna Nooshin is one of the true pioneers in digital fashion media – in 2011, she started NSMBL (pronounced ensemble), an online magazine that is now one of the leading fashion platforms in the Netherlands. With over two hundred thousand followers on Instagram, she is also a style icon for the social media generation.
In this feature, shot by Adam Katz Sinding in Amsterdam, Anna shows how to dress for lazy summer days in the city.
WHO IS YOUR FAVOURITE DESIGNER?
”Phoebe Philo I think, because she always manages to create something that is way ahead of time and still feminine and sexy without being too obvious.”
WHO IS YOUR STYLE ICON?
WHAT IS YOUR SIGNATURE STYLE?
”I always find this question to be so hard, because style is something that is always moving forward. At the moment, I really like colour, prints and happy layering. I think there's always something boyish about my style, but never too much.”
I really like colour, prints and happy layering. I think there's always something boyish about my style.
WHERE IS YOUR FAVOURITE PLACE ON EARTH?
WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE FOOD?
”Anything with lots of cheese and dough. Pasta, pizza, all the bad stuff basically.”
IF YOU HAD TO LEAVE YOUR APARTMENT IN A HURRY, WHAT WOULD YOU GRAB?
”My memory disks with all my photos and maybe some shoes ;)”
WHAT IS YOUR GO-TO LOOK?
”A printed or white t-shirt and a pair of jeans.”
WHY IS FASHION IMPORTANT?
”Because it makes people happy and it's very universal. We don't save lives with fashion, but it's a way to communicate your personality to the world.”
IF YOU COULD GO BACK IN HISTORY, WHAT FASHION ERA WOULD YOU LIKE TO LIVE IN?
”The roaring twenties, only if I'd be rich though. Not a good decade to be poor.”
WHAT ITEM WOULD YOU NEVER PART FROM?
”My Incubus shirt.”
WHAT DID YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU WERE A CHILD?
WHAT IS YOUR GUILTY PLEASURE?
”Bad reality TV shows.”
WHO WOULD YOU LIKE TO MEET?
”Casey Neistat, a US filmmaker and YouTuber. Oh, and Martha Stewart and Justin Bieber. And Tom Hardy.”
WHAT DO YOU NEED RIGHT NOW?
WHAT IS YOUR LATEST BEAUTY DISCOVERY?
”False individual lashes really brighten up your eyes!”