“Hailey [Bieber] found me on Instagram five and a half years ago. She was 18 or 19 at the time, and we’ve been working together ever since,” superstylist Maeve Reilly tells me over the phone from L.A. “We’ve really built this whole thing together. I would say that she and her friends were really the originators of this sort of street style movement—not that we did that on purpose.”
Reilly is defining a new era of celebrity street style, a movement that grew organically from working on everyday outfits and red carpet looks with her mega celeb clients, including Hailey Bieber, Ciara, and Megan Fox. Her influence on fashion today is undeniable, and the looks she’s putting together have likely inspired how you’ve been getting dressed. Reilly is a master of the elevated casual outfits pairing pieces like baggy jeans and crop tops with oversize blazers that have gone viral on Instagram, and she is an early adopter of the latest accessories. like pointy-toe heels, that emerge as the new cult fashion buy—all things that have certainly influenced how I’ve been getting dressed recently.
Speaking with Reilly, it’s clear that she has an innate sense of what works for her celebrity clients and their looks, but she also has insight to share. Here, Reilly shares her five street style tips to adopt when you’re getting dressed.