Name: Vanessa da Rocha
What does the word “fashion” mean to you?
Fashion is a way to express yourself. It can be an outlet of self-expression and empowerment. Wearing clothes that you like can really make you feel good about yourself.
How would you describe your personal style?
I would describe my style as minimalist. I like simple and basic colors.
How do you get your daily dose of fashion information?
My daily dose of fashion information would be through Instagram and Pinterest.
How does Macau inspire the way you dress?
I guess it’s Macau’s culture that inspires me.
What do you think of Macau’s fashion scene? How can it be improved?
I’ve been away from Macau for quite a while as I am studying in Beijing. But whenever I come back, I really notice the change in how people dress up. So I can say that’s been improving and it’s up to date with fashion trends.
What’s your go-to outfit when you don’t know what to wear?
My go-to outfit would be something simple and comfy—basic cotton tee + skinnies.
What is your favorite place to shop in Macau?
Fave place would be at the Venetian where shops like Bershka, Stradivarius, Zara and H&M are.
Who takes photos of your outfits?
Friends most of the time.
How much attention do you pay to fashion in terms of trends in the way you dress?
I don’t really mind being on trend. As long as I am comfortable with what I am wearing.
Which social media platform are you most active on? and why?
Most active on Instagram. I like taking pictures whenever I travel and post them.
Which celebrities have the best style to you?
Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid.