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What is your favorite perfume ? I have been wearing Diptyque Olene for years; it is a beautiful fragrance of narcissus and jasmine.

Must-have jewelry? Two gold Catbird bracelets I bought in New York – they weld them in the store so they can’t be taken off – and my wedding ring. I also love the trendy earrings: the pearl hoops with small intertwined peppers are my favorite.

Do you remember a favorite outfit from your childhood? My mom made me pretty dresses and I always insisted on matching frilly socks. I’ve always been obsessed with color and certain shades, be it food, flowers or fashion.

And your worst fashion mistake? Supré ra-ra skirts when I was 14.

American fashion blogger and designer Aimee Song is an inspiration to Jessica.Credit:Getty Images

What was your first fashion moment? I had been a dancer since I was three – tap, ballet, jazz, hip-hop, everything. Then, when I turned 18, I became a dance teacher at my school. In addition to the choreography, I had to design costumes for the competitions. Designing leotards and doing all that manual labor – sewing lace and intricate beading – really fueled my obsession with fashion, color and embellishment.

What are you currently coveting? I recently purchased a buttery yellow Rylan handbag that had been on my wish list for ages.

Is there anything you would never wear? I wouldn’t say no to anything. It depends on how you put things together and style them.

Is there a current trend that you love? I am the biggest dopamine dresser; I love that there is a throwback to having fun with an outfit. I also love all the beautiful stitching.

What shoes do you wear most often? Sneakers. I also have a few pairs of must-have heels – black Gucci horsebit mules with a block heel and wacky vintage Roberto Cavalli heels covered in shells, starfish and pearls.

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Who is your favorite fashion icon? I’m inspired by fashion influencer Aimee Song. She is not afraid to experiment; his style is fun and playful, yet still put together and refined.

What’s your favorite casual Sunday look? A comfortable Steele dress with a sweater and sneakers.

Jessica’s table linen collection for Kip & Co is available at kipandco.com.au.

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