Gal of style – Kathryn Wilson

From biker-style lace-up shoe boots, to ankle wrap heels and signature '80s-inspired trainers, Kathryn Wilson is firmly positioned as New Zealand’s best fashion footwear designer and we just can't get enough of her.

Describe your personal style.

Simple, timeless shapes with seasonal accessories in fresh colours to liven up the outfit.

Where do you shop?

Locally, at Juliette Hogan, Fabric, and Hailwood.

Who is your favourite New Zealand/Australian designer?

Juliette Hogan’s block fits me perfectly and her collections continue to have irresistible pieces that i can not leave the store without, very dangerous.

What is your current favourite item of clothing?

A vintage tunic dress from Tokyo that is fully beaded in black and silver, it’s oh, so glamorous and very sophisticated.

What is your best buy for so far this Spring?

A Steven Allan shirt from Fabric, it's a great wardrobe staple with jeans.

What is your favourite fashion purchase/garment/outfit of all time?

My boyfriend brought me diamond earrings for my birthday this year, that was pretty exciting!

What has been your biggest fashion mistake?

Buying uncomfortable heels, you never wear them.

If you were invited to attend the Academy Awards, who would you ask to design a dress for you?

Adrian Hailwood

You would rather eat your own shirt than wear?

White pants.

View the Kathryn Wilson Autumn/Winter 2010 look book here.

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