21 Questions with… Fashion Blogger Kate Waterhouse

Kate Waterhouse

Photo courtesy of Skin and Threads

Kate Waterhouse is a fashion blogger, presenter, reality TV star, columnist, mum and wife, and has recently launched a Spring 2015 capsule collection with local label Skin and Threads. With an impressive 92,000-plus Instagram following and a sleek and polished wardrobe to boot, we couldn’t wait to get to get a glimpse inside the life of octopus-woman Kate. From fave designers to life as a mum, we asked Kate everything about fashion, life, travel and more.

Get to know Kate by checking out how she answered our quickfire questions below.

  1. The first thing I do in the morning is… get my daughter ready for the day.
  2. I would never leave home without… my iPhone.
  3. My staple clothing item is… a black blazer.
  4. The one thing I’ll let myself splurge on is… a pair of statement heels.
  5. If I had to describe my personal style in one word it would be… polished.
  6. The best thing about Australian labels are… their relaxed approach to fashion.
  7. My favourite designers are… Skin and Threads, Dion Lee, Camilla and Marc, Balenciaga, Céline… I can go on and on!
  8. When it comes to fashion blogging, people don’t realise… the time that goes on behind the scenes.
  9. My guilty pleasure is… chocolate.
  10. The most exciting person I’ve ever met was… I loved meeting Baz Luhrmann. I’m a huge fan of his films

  11. One person I’d love to meet would have to be… Victoria Beckham.
  12. Something people don’t know about me is… I’m quite chilled out. I’m very relaxed about everything.
  13. The last thing I googled was… my new collection for Skin and Threads go online.
  14. The hardest thing about being is the spotlight is… you’ve got to make sure you don’t say the wrong thing.
  15. The best thing about being in the spotlight is… having the ability to be able to share my blog with my readers and let them in on some amazing experiences that I have.
  16. I stay in shape by… running around after my daughter.
  17. My beauty essentials include… I’m all about skin, so I love Armani Luminous Silk Foundation ($92), I love MAC Strobe Cream ($55), and I love a good moisturiser.
  18. My favourite place to travel is… Italy. I love Alimena in Italy.
  19. The best thing about being a mum is… the unconditional love that you have for your child. It’s like no other.
  20. One thing I’ve never done but would love to do is… travel to some places I haven’t seen. I’d love to travel to Morocco.
  21. The greatest life advice I’ve ever received was… “The harder you work the more luck you have.”