Since Astrid Andersen held her first independent menswear show in 2011, the Danish designer has continued to forge ahead with her signature experimental, logo-heavy, sportswear-inspired collections.

We already caught up with Astrid during Copenhagen Fashion Week so she could explain her SS17 collection, so this time around we hit Astrid with some offbeat questions to get to know the designer a little better.

Dive into our humorous Q&A below, and don’t miss further quickfire interview segments with Ty Dolla $ign and Stefan Janoski.

Drink of choice at the club?

Gin and tonic.

Go-to pair of kicks?

Black and white Nike Free Flyknit.

How do you like your eggs?

Soft boiled.

One dead designer to hang out with?

Coco Chanel seemed like a boss lady.

Last big purchase?

My apartment.

Biggest pet peeve?

People who eat loudly, I can’t cope with that.

Favorite city?


Who is the world’s best dressed?

I think Andre 3000 is one of the world’s most iconically dressed men.

Favorite emoji?

The lady dancing in the red dress. ??

Sweet or savory?

Always both.

Where did you go on your last vacation?

I went to Lisbon in Portugal with three girlfriends last summer.

What’s something about you someone would be surprised to know?

I’m obsessed with Downton Abbey.

Vancouver-born, Berlin-based writer, photographer and editor with a steady hand on the keyboard.

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