Adele - Adele Thankful To Wintour For Style Overhaul

ADELE will be forever grateful to ANNA WINTOUR for giving her a style makeover, because the legendary Vogue editor helped the singer fall in love with fashion.
The British soul sensation covered up her shapely figure in baggy sweaters and coats when she first hit the music scene with her hit debut album 19 in 2008, and was terrified when Wintour asked to style her for the 2009 Grammy awards.
The Chasing Pavements hitmaker insists the magazine boss isn't as scary as many presume - and she is thankful for the makeover as it introduced her to dressmaker Barbara Tfank, who is now a regular collaborator.
She tells Britain's Grazia magazine, "Anna Wintour was lovely. Nothing like I'd feared before I met her. I was expecting Meryl Streep in The Devil Wears Prada. Anna was wonderfully articulate and really friendly. She turned me into a lady, and she introduced me to Barbara Tfank who made my Grammys dress, and who has continued to make me pieces for videos and shows, and more recently my outfit for the Royal Variety Performance.
"I felt a bit awkward at first, when I had an 'Anna Wintour makeover'. I couldn't walk in the shoes so I ended up wandering around the Grammys barefoot. But after a while, the more Barbara and I kept working together, I started to enjoy fashion. Once I'd discovered what I like and what suits me, I've kept that look up to an extent."


Tags: Adele - Anna Wintour


More Adele

Adele Album A No-Go for 2014, Music Industry Does a Little Cry

Adele will not release a new album in 2014, according to financial documents published by her record label XL. There had been rumours that the...

Adele Will Not Release New Album In 2014

Fans of Adele will be left hugely disappointed that the British singer has no plans to release a follow-up to 2011's '21,' which sold more...

Aretha Puts Diva On Top Of Diva

Known as one of music’s great divas herself, Aretha Franklin’s newest album of covers puts diva on top of diva as the Queen of Soul...

Ariana Grande And Iggy Azalea Are Conquering The World, One Billboard Record At A Time

Everything is coming up Ariana Grande these days, including a record that hasn’t been topped since 2012. Ariana currently has three songs in the Billboard...


One Direction Named Britain’s Best Selling Musical Export For 2013

It looks as if One Direction are now officially Britain’s biggest pop act, after the boy band were named 2013’s best selling artist. The band’s...

Mysterious Tweet Confirms Adele's '25', Plus 2015 Tour

Adele is reportedly preparing her third album - titled 25 - and will head out on an extensive tour in 2015. The World Music Awards...

So What Do We Know About Adele’s New Album?

It’s been two years since Adele released ‘Skyfall’ and frankly the music business misses her. But rumour has it, the singer could be about to...

"Unacceptable" Terms Of YouTube's Music Service Could Spell Mass Exodus For Indie Labels

Videos from independent music labels could start disappearing from YouTube in the coming weeks, as the website has reached an impasse in the negotiations with...



Adele Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Adele

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All