Quickfire Q&A

Facebook friends and fab hair make Philip’s day

Describe your style in 5 words: Evokes my daily mood and vibe.
Where would you like to wake up tomorrow? Saint Tropez for its superb style.
The best decade in the history of style was: the ’60s because it brought about self-expression.
The film I should have starred in is: The Devil Wears Prada. ‘It’s not just about the clothes you wear.’
The song that could have been written about me is: Beautiful by Akon. I see everyone as such.
When I tell my friends I’ve been selected as one of Time Out’s 20 most stylish readers they will: definitely say I've earned it.
The acronym that describes me is: F.A.B. (fashion and beauty).
The secret to style is: self-expression.
A perfect day would be: started with my cup of choco-java.
My profound thought for the day is: today's going to be a fab hair day.
Massive meals or light bites? Light bites
Rock star, film star or sports star? Film star. I love to be in the limelight.
Sunrise or sunset? Sunrise... a lot more promising.
Burj Al Arab or Burj Khalifa? Burj Al Arab. A classic Dubai icon.
Desert or beach? Beach. I love the water.
Mall or market? Mall – you’ve got it all in one place.
Hot or cold? Hot.
Facebook or Twitter? Facebook – I met most of my friends there.
Trainers or shoes? Shoes.
Mac or PC? PC – more people use it.
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