I try not to wear anything I have to fidget with – there’s nothing worse than wearing something and pulling down the hem and re-adjusting the top. My pet hate is when girls wear those strapless dresses and spend the whole night yanking them up.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor Pet Quote

I used to be hung up on my figure but it’s a waste of time. I don’t believe in diets. Have four pints one night be healthy the next.

Sophie Ellis Bextor Diet Quote

I love getting dressed up. Being a pop star is the most brilliant job for that. A lot of girls love shopping but they might see the most amazing outfit and think ‘When am I going to wear that?’ so it’s my duty to exploit the fact I do have events I can wear these things to.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor Amazing Quote

I get really frustrated if people don’t smile.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor Smile Quote

I can definitely tell when mum has got money because then she likes to go shopping to spend it whereas dad is steadier and avoids splurges. I like to think I’ve inherited both sides.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor Dad Quote

Come rain or shine I walk short distances rather than taking my car.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor Car Quote