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Best Wardrobes in Britain: Freddie Harrel

Welcome to the sixth highly exciting instalment of Who What Wear UK’s Best Wardrobes in Britain. It’s where we do exactly what that title says on the tin: delve into the most fantastical, awe-inspiring and downright influential wardrobes in this fair country of ours. We’re zeroing in on the girls who cause the street style photographers to press their shutters as much as the women you don’t yet know—the ones who fly under the radar with secretly incredible clothing collections.

The editorial team here was unanimous in deciding who would be the poster girl for February's fashion optimism focus—it just had to be Freddie Harrel. No other influencer makes us smile from ear to ear quite like she does: We're fans of everything from her joyful Instagram account where she shares colourful outfits and adorable baby snaps (her son, Hugo, is just as cute IRL, by the way) through to the inspiration she provides as the founder of both SHE Unleashed confidence workshops and the game-changing hair extensions brand, Big Hair No Care. Paris-born London-based Harrel is positivity personified, and we were lucky enough to grab a few hours in between her hectic schedule to jump into her wardrobe. It didn't disappoint…

Up next, the S/S 18 trends to know now.