May #StyleCouncil: Claire Portsmith from Motel Rocks



Meet Claire Portsmith, Motel’s part trend forecaster and part designer who has joined our May Style Council!

For the winning female, Motel Rocks will be providing three looks for the shoot with We Are Collision Magazine.

Find out more about Claire’s fashionable life below!

Hey Claire, What’s on your Shopcade this season?

A mixture of fun key pieces for everyday and some dreamy wish list treats that maybe one day I can get my hands on!

What do you think is the thing that makes people really stand out on the Looks app?

Confidence and self belief in their own unique style!

What trends, if any are you loving this season?

Abstract art prints – LOVE!

Who are your fave designers?

Dries Van Noten, Celine, Acne, Proenza Schouler, Antipodium, Carven, Alexander Wang, Balenciaga, Christopher Kane, JW Anderson and right at the top right now, Marques Almeida!

Best high street brands?

Motel obvs! Dream essentials! (and I do like a bit of Topshop!)

Whose style do you admire?

Alice Goddard #babe

Have you ever had a fashion faux pas?

Umm I’d say once a week…

What’s your favourite piece in your wardrobe atm?

I’m pretty in love with my oriental dragon printed kimono (yep Motel!) and right now I’m wearing our cuddly fluffy Begonia dress (so soft!)

What item could you not live without? 

Tweezers! I have a few pairs in different bags in case of an emergency hairy Clairie moment

What’s on your Spotify playlist right now?

Still pretty obsessed with Daft Punk Random Access Memories

Most famous person on your twitter/Instagram/in your phone book..

Most famous…hmm, well not a person but I do love the famous puppy dog tunameltsmyheart…LIKE!

Finish this sentence: I love Shopcade because….

It’s like a visual virtual shopping list where we can dream away and lust over future purchases *shopping*

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