Spend 5: Christie Nicole
When it comes to delicates and undergarments, Christie Nicole was our go to before they became the next big thing. With a distinctively feminine yet edgy aesthetic, Christie mixes delicate lace with metal embroidered bralettes. A little something for everyone – from your dream t-shirt undergarments to editorial worthy pieces. Ahead of Valentines Day, TWAIN spent 5 with the face behind the namesake label, Christie …
Name: Christie Nicole Trowbridge
Occupation: Fashion Designer / Christie Nicole
Hometown: Northern Beaches, Sydney
But one day you will find me living in: Paris or Point Piper (DREAM BIG)
My morning doesn’t begin until: I check my emails then coffee
Personal scent: Daisy by Marc Jacobs
Go to beauty product: Mascara
Every girl should own beautiful delicates because: they make you feel beautiful, sexy & powerful
The Christie Nicole design philosophy: I’m all about gorgeous fabrics & different textures & this is what influences my designs.
Favourite fabric or texture to work with: Lace
Favourite bralette from the upcoming SS range: It would have to be the ‘Gabriella’ Bralette (Don’t go by seasons)
On styling a bralette, rule to live by: Have your bralette little bit showing under a garment or on the side, you want people wondering what is that beautiful piece underneath or wear your underwear as outerwear in an appropriate way!
My personal style is: Black, I wear a lot of back
Go to labels: I don’t have any, doesn’t matter what label it is if I love it I’ll buy it!
On my hit list: Travel to America next year, by myself!
To wind down I: Watch Greys Anatomy on repeat
Drink of choice: TEQUILA
Currently reading: Not That Kinda Girl by Lena Dunham
On my playlist: Banks, Beyonce, Aaliyah, Alt J.
Life Motto: Do what makes you happy, make your dreams come true