From constructing a few of Rihanna’s and Kim Kardashian West’s most iconic outfits to cementing London’s greatest dressed It-girl scene, superstylist and artistic director Avigail Collins is understood in trend circles for being the go-to once you’re a celeb trying to craft an thrilling new look. She’s the mastermind behind ingenious ensembles for Lorde and is the drive behind a few of British It women Daisy Lowe’s coolest appears to be like, however Collins’s wardrobing abilities lengthen even additional. See her personal streetwear-inspired line, Silver Spoon Apparel, for starters, based in 2013 alongside her husband (and fellow sought-after stylist) Damian Collins. Her high-profile music purchasers—and a world road model following—make up a reasonably spectacular fan membership. If anybody can spot the subsequent large factor, it’s Collins, which is why our UK website is thrilled to have her on board to convey you a month-to-month column about what’s scorching now.
“A massive trick I learned from working with dancers is to wear Capezio tights, as they are like Spanx for your legs—it’s amazing. They also are very long-lasting, as they are made for dancers, so they’re extremely ladder-resistant, they are thicker than normal tights, but they don’t look it, and they hold you in. They’re a staple piece when Beyoncé’s performing on stage.”
“Personally, I prefer Wacoal to Spanx—they have a much smoother feel and, for me, they seem more comfortable. These long leg shapers are perfect for hiding underwear lines; plus, they don’t dig into your backside all night.”
“Whether you’re worried about a bloated stomach or simply want to make sure that satin or sequin dress sits right (those fabrics can be unforgiving) this waist-nipper is the best of the best.”
“The invisible stick-on thong is an essential in my styling kit: It’s perfect to wear under silky slip dresses or skintight numbers.”
“For your bust when you want seam-free support.”
This put up initially appeared on Who What Wear UK.