Adele’s Style Evolution Over The Years

Adele Laurie Blue Adkins skyrocketed to fame in the late 2000s with hits like “Chasing Pavements” and “Make You Feel My Love.” Over the last decade, she’s gone from strength to strength, quickly becoming one of the world’s brightest stars. Her fashion game has also increased in power.

Her style is distinctive and she certainly has her favorite looks, but Adele hasn’t stayed stagnant. From messy buns to designer gowns worth their weight in gold, she’s a true fashion icon on and off the red carpet. Join us as we take a look at the style evolution of a true modern-day diva.

Messy Hair, Don’t Care

Messy Hair, Don't Care
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Andy Sheppard/Redferns/Getty Images

Adele has always had the kind of personality that fans have found endearing. She may be one of the biggest superstars on the planet, but she’s just as comfortable crooning in her slippers as she is stilettos. Back at the very beginning of her career in 2008, she was still making a name for herself.

Here, she performs in front of a London crowd make-up free, hair bundled into a messy ponytail. Even without the glam, it was clear there was something special about this young and talented songstress. If only she knew then just how big she would become.