Festival Style Kicks Off Early with Splendour’s Pre-Party

Splendour pre-party at The Northern

Photos: Yael Stempler

The real Splendour in the Grass festivities might officially begin today, but that didn’t stop the punters and musical acts from getting into the fashionable spirit at Byron Bay’s The Northern Hotel last night, July 23. If anything, it’s a nice little preview of what to expect over the next three days, give or take a bit of mud.

Tkay Maidza performs at Splendour pre-party

Photos: Yael Stempler

Tkay Maidza slayed once again in a cutesy heart-print twinset, given her own personal flair with black knee-high socks, flatform sneakers and an epic heart choker. If you think this get-up is good, just wait for her pilot outfit at the festival today.

Owl Eyes performs with Flight Facilities at Splendour Pre-Party

Photos: Yael Stempler

Brooke Addamo, known by her musical moniker of Owl Eyes, stuck to monochrome in a striped skirt and cape-sleeve top while the Flight Facilities boys donned their appropriate pilot attire.


Photos: Yael Stempler

Swedish singer Ellinor Olovsdotter, who goes under the stage name Elliphant, proved her IDGAF attitude in a white muscle tank, black shorts, chunky-as-all-hell boots and a wooden necklace. With performance tactics like hers, she needs to be practical with style on-stage.