Alexa Chung:The British It Girl!
Alexa Chung is a British model, who is also a television presenter and editor at British Vogue as a contributor. Born to Gillian and Philip Chung in Hampshire, her father is three-quarters Chinese and her mother is of English descent. She did her schooling from Perins school and was accepted at King’s College, London. But she was scouted by a modelling agency before she could start at King’s College. Being scouted at sixteen by Storm Model Management, she modeled for Elle Girl and Cosmo Girl which are all teen magazines. Appearing in commercials of Sony Ericsson, Fanta, Sunsilk and music videos for artists such as Westlife, Holy Valance, and Reuben, she quit modelling after four years.
This paved the way for her to make an entry into Television Presenting and hosted a number of shows over the years. She became a part of Channel 4 and hosted shows like Popworld, T4 Movie Specials and as a panelist on 8 out of 10 cats. Since June 2009, she has been the contributing editor of British Vogue. She also released a book called “It”, on September the 5th, 2013. She has been on top of her style game for many years, without breaking a sweat. Literally. Although she once put out that she does at least three outfits each day, she still looks like she hadn’t thought about it very much. Let’s graze the London look of the lady that even has a Mulberry bag dedicated to her.
Red Carpet Look
This is the definition of how Alexa does red carpet most of the times. Combining the best of the both worlds of her signature London look and Chanel inspiration, she nails the poplin contrast colored shirt paired with a beige tweed skirt. And she added a personal twist to it by making a shirt knot, a perfect excuse to showcase her toned midriff.
Alexa is a master at extreme minimalism too. This sleek and crisp black and white dress is a go to piece for any dressy occasion when someone doesn’t know what to wear. Pairing it with Mary Janes and a detailed clutch finished the look perfectly.
Well, Alexa applied the inverse tip of the previous photo, as she managed to tone down her beautiful red short dress with neutral black accessories. Well done!
Alexa has come out in style at the Glamour red carpet event wearing the Poltok & Walsh dress. The intricate flower design on the shoulders makes the dress all the more pleasing to look at. The Chanel shoes with double bow design blends in perfectly well with the dress. She has brought it all by accessorising the outfit with a ring, bracelet and the purse.
A look that anyone would think twice before sporting, Alexa has been able to make the most of it. The informally formal Philip Lim outfit is something that makes a fashion statement. The white shirt coupled with the informal bow, when added to the suit brings out a sense of confidence. The black high heels suit the get up smoothly and grab the attention of the rest without any problem. She has accessorized the outfit with a black clutch and a few rings. Should we talk about the red lipstick and nail polish?
If adorable has a symbol, Alexa in Yves Saint Laurent is what it is. Parting her hair on both sides, Alexa has added a necklace to the accessory list of the black clutch. The two piece outfit is gracefully carried by Alexa who paired it with a simple black footwear. The style of the pattern on the dress defines the elegant nature of it.
Alexa was at her finest when she graced the red carpet event at the Metropolitan Museum of the Art Costume Benefit Gala. It was in honor of celebrating the “Manus x Machina” opening in May 2016. Opting for a V-neckline, she dared to go with the shiny black outfit. The three-quarter sleeve outfit was combined with high heels and slicked back hair. The perfect blend.
Making a grand appearance at the Costume Institute Gala at New York City, Alexa chose a glossy pink dress with a floral print pattern. The intricate details on the dress is a dream to watch and fall in love for. Paired with the silver heeled footwear, she definitely makes a great impact on the event with the crowd going head over heels for her.
Carrying off the black dress is not an easy task. Going strapless and having such delicate designs does not make it easier. But Alexa manages to look so stylish and sexy at the same time wearing the elegant black dress. She definitely makes an impression. Going for high heels, she has carried a silver clutch to accessorize the outfit.
Alexa showed off her flawless toned figure during the Met Gala, opting for a strapless dress with a slit. The pattern that holds the dress down is so beautiful and detailed that it makes us not take our eyes off of her. She has again gone for a black high heel footwear which kind of makes us think that is her go-to favorite. Adding the clutch just makes the look all the more brilliant.
Although this edgy dress looks like modern couture, Alexa kept it low key enough for street style by pairing it with suede boots and her signature hair with bangs, effortlessly styled.
What’s a better way of cheering up a dark monochromatic outfit that picking up the neon bag? Alexa knows the answer and does that oh so chic.
Alexa beats the heat by baring her legs and opting for the red T-shirt and denim shorts. Accessorized by a stone studded belt and black clutch, she has made use of the black shades to beat the heat pretty well. All in all, that is one cool look everyone should try out.
Red lipstick, black shades, a magazine to read later, a black clutch to store valuables, shirt tied around her waste and juggling her smartphone and a cup of coffee on the go. Going for plain white T-shirt, she made a statement of how cool and hip she can look. The fact that she effortlessly carries it is so great to see.
On the streets of London, Alexa has chosen to go with black jeans and T-shirt, topped off with a leather jacket and above all the hat that proves to be the icing on the cake. Read about Different Types of Winter Hats You Should Try.
The winter has got the best out of Alexa as she was seen wearing flat shoes and skinny jeans. The leather jacket will keep her away from the cold, while the beanie protecting her head.
Alexa beats the heat with the checked shirt and denim shorts. The fancy shades and black clutch just suit her so well in the street smart look.
Grey sweater, floral printed blue skirt, yellow purse and sneakers. We might think it is a combination never worth a try. But Alexa proves it is something she can confidently wear and make it look great.
Alexa has opted to go for total denim in this look. From her jeans to shirt and also her jacket – everything is denim, and of course, she nails the look.
Alexa Chung is someone who is carefree by looks but knows what she is doing while choosing her outfits. She plays around with her wardrobe nicely to get the best combinations, and if you are looking for someone for inspiration, Alexa is probably someone you should probably look at. Read about The 30 Best Celebrity Street Style Looks of 2016.