Dress code: Amanda Byram, TV presenter


What are you wearing right now?


My grey bootcut True Religion jeans, named for a reason... a James Perse white shirt, a grey Elizabeth and James cardigan, black office gladiator sandals and my Baby-G diving watch.

Who's your style icon?

Jackie Onassis: she set a major trend yet wasn't a fashion slave. She gave us those big over-sized sunglasses!

What can't you live without?

American Vintage clothes. The most amazingly comfortable casual wear that I wear around the house, but can go for lunch in and they don't make you look as though you should feature in the "What was she thinking?!" section.

Describe the best outfit you have ever worn

It was a white and blue silk Indah bandeau dress, paired with a gold Lucid necklace, Alexis Bittar bangles, polished off with a pair of gold strappy Manolos.

What's in your wardrobe?

Milly – I love the kaftans and maxi dresses. The colours and prints especially in the Resort wear are reminiscent of Missoni, which I also love!

If you could live in any decade, style-wise, which would it be?

The 1960s. The flower children defied the conformity of the 1950s – there's a return to that style today.

Amanda presents Total Wipeout on BBC1, Saturdays at 7pm

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