Style Crush

Style Crush

This Belgian supermodel has some serious street-style cred, with a knack for combining different shapes, silhouettes and bright colours in one outfit, and effortlessly transitioning runway looks into realway wear-ability.

By Leila Amirparviz and Madeleine Murdoch | 24th February 2014

By Leila Amirparviz and Madeleine Murdoch/LAMM

Belgian model Hanne Gaby Odiele leaning against a wall for a fashion shoot

Hanne Gaby Odiele. Image: Candice Lake

Who:

Hanne Gaby Odiele

What:

Kick-ass Belgian model discovered at 18 at a rock concert, and international street-style maverick.

Hanne in a shoot for Oyster Magazine, an Australian fashion and lifestyle magazine

Hanne in a shoot for Oyster Magazine

Where you've seen her:

Hanne has graced the runways of top designers and the pages of luxury fashion magazines the world over. These include fashion shows or campaigns for Balenciaga, Prada, Calvin Klein, Valentino, Saint Laurent, Lanvin, and for fashion bibles such as HARPERS BAZAAR, Vogue, Oyster and Numero.

What's on her playlist:

Velvet Underground and The Kinks.

Tidbits:

Loves Mexican food and considers Polish model Kasia Struss and American fashion designer Alexander Wang close pals.

A collage of model Hanne Gaby Odiele in street fashion and runway looks

An ode to Hanne Gaby Odiele. Image: LAMM

 

Get the look:

Shrimps Vincent Clutch, $320, Opening Ceremony

Shrimps Vincent Clutch, $320, Opening Ceremony

Golden Goose Deluxe Brand Gold Glitter Slide Sneaker, $680, Camargue

Golden Goose Deluxe Brand Gold Glitter Slide Sneaker, $680, Camargue

OSTWALD HELGASON Mint And Forest Green/Grey Colourblocked Shorts, $545, Ssense

OSTWALD HELGASON Mint And Forest Green/Grey Colourblocked Shorts, $545, Ssense

 

Purity top (sold as two piece), $350, Dion Lee.

Purity top (sold as two piece), $350, Dion Lee.

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Article by Leila Amirparviz and Madeleine Murdoch

Leila Amirparviz and Madeleine Murdoch make up LAMM: a creative and styling duo, inspired by those with a unique approach to style and life.

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