Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Closet Confidential

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Closet Confidential

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Multi-million selling recording artist and Olivier award-winning actress Barbara Dickson reveals her style secrets to MARION MCMULLEN as she celebrates 40 years in the industry with a UK tour, starting next month What are you wearing now? A P IR of skinny jeans and flat black RM Williams boots, Jigsaw cashmere yellow jumper with a Margaret Howell scarf and a Toast jacket. Oh, and a Mulberry Bayswater bag.

What item of clothing do you spend the most on? ALL of them. I am always buying new clothes, but normally "day" clothes in the main. I am not frivolous with clothes and never buy pink or frilly!

What is your favourite piece of clothing in your wardrobe? I HAVEHA lots. Fabulous stage stuff from ELM which doesn't exist anymore. They were Icelandic and I was introduced to them by Angela Quaintrell who is fabulous and in the fashion business. She has helped me a lot. I still wear it. I wear loads of Margaret Howell and I used to love Nicole Farhi when I was a special customer of her company at one point.

What is the most expensive item in your wardrobe? PROBABLY some Marsell shoes and boots which are quite expensive but great and some "old" stuff I used to wear, but now I eschew that image and tend to wear more funky stuff. …

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