A-LIST Asks Deryn King

How did you become a fashion stylist?

Interning J

What are the three things you can’t live without?

My shoes, bags and clothes J

Describe your style in 5 words.

Fun, playful, trendy, modern, feminine.

Which 3 people would you love to meet? past or present.

Eric Daman, Anna Dello Russo and Grace Coddington

What is your motto in life? Don’t take life too seriously

What is your favourite trend at the moment?

Polka dots J

Describe the South African fashion industry in 5 words.

Challenging, interesting, growing, limited and emerging.

What is your favourite destination? local and abroad

Port Elizabeth , Cape Town and London J

What tips can you give new stylists in the fashion industry?

Intern, intern, intern!

What are your 3 fashion rules that you swear by?

Confidence if your most important accessory, never be afraid to try a new trend, dress for yourself

What is your most prized designer possession?

My fold-up raybans and anything Amber Jones, she’s my fav sa designer at the moment.

Why do you love about A-LIST?

I love a-list because they are one of the only boutiques in Cape Town that stock a huge range of the latest trends and lots and lots of amazing colourful dresses.

Follow Deryn on Twitter: @Derynking1