As June turned to July, Roskilde Festival returned for its 47th edition, running for eight days between Saturday 24th June and Saturday 1st July. This year saw 130,000 revellers in attendance, with 180 artists from 32 countries playing across nine stages.

But what are the essentials for North Europe’s biggest festival? Lipstick, hats or layers? Camilla Trodyb was on the ground for the four main days, reporting back from Roskilde on festival style, and the all important tips on what to wear and what to watch.

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Mia & Nicklas

Mia (L) Nicklas (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Mia
What are you wearing? I am wearing a summer dress from King Louie that I bought in M Plus.
Best festival fashion tip? Layers. Lots of layers. You should be able to upgrade and downgrade all the time. Being practical, you know.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Phlake and The Weeknd

Nicklas
What are you wearing? Clothes. Nice clothes. It is my own brand Nicklas Kunz.
Best festival fashion tip? Leather. Always wear leather
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Definitely Nas and Nicolas Jaar.

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Yasser & Camilla

Yasser (L) Camilla (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Yasser
What are you wearing? Dirty shoes, black Weekday jeans and Joy Division t-shirt… and Ray-Ban sunglasses
Best festival fashion tip? Wear a poncho. You can hide under it if it rains.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Of course, Warpaint and Justice.

Camilla
What are you wearing? Fringe. I love fringe. Pants from Sophia Lee and old boots Royal Republiq.
Best festival fashion tip? Boots you can live in for a week, shades and a warm sweater.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Uhhh, that’s a hard done… The Weeknd and Justice… some of my must-see.

Roskilde 2017 - Madara & Sven

Madara (L) Sven (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Interview w/ Madara for Hoxton Radio

Interview w/ Sven for Hoxton Radio

 

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Magnus & Nanna

Magnus (L) Nanna (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Magnus
What are you wearing? An old Fila jacket, Forever 21 shirt, Adidas pants, Adidas special shoes and of course my propeller hat from the toy store.
Best festival fashion tip? Wear something you normally wouldn’t wear.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Gucci Mane and Nas.

Nanna
What are you wearing? I am wearing vintage clothes. 90% of my wardrobe is vintage. I am trying to get people to buy and wear vintage. Recycle. The clothing industry is the second most polluting industry in the world. I am wearing an Adidas dress I bought at a flea market and vintage denim. The sunglasses I bought down here and I promise that I will take care of them and fix them if they break.
Best festival fashion tip? Relax and dress according to the weather. Layers.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Nas 100% and in a moment I am going to see Future Islands.

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Carolina & Kir

Carolina (L) Kir (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Interview w/ Carolina for Hoxton Radio

Interview w/ Kir for Hoxton Radio

 

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Mikkel & Nich

Mikkel (L) Nich (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Mikkel
What are you wearing? From the top down, a cap from Selected, t-shirt from Weekday, Samsøe Samsøe jacket, sweater from Cheap Monday and Junk de Lux shorts. The shoes are Palladium.
Best festival fashion tip? Bring a hat or beanie. Cover that hair gone wild.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Future Islands and The XX

Nich
What are you wearing?
Waterproof shoes, for now. Diesel jeans and a shirt from Sarah. Levi’s denim jacket and a RAINS rain coat.
Best fashion festival tip? Don’t ever attend a festival. I like it clean. Or just get a ticket for one day and go when the sun is out. I would tell myself or my kid… if I had one… and don’t talk to strangers.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Father John Misty and Den Sorte Skole.

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Katerina (left) & Michala

Katerina (L) Michala (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Interview w/ Katerina for Hoxton Radio

Interview w/ Michala for Hoxton Radio

 

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Wilhelm & Cho-Mee

Wilhelm (L) Cho-Mee (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Wilhelm
Is this your first Roskilde Festival? No, it’s my third.
What are you wearing? My big sister’s wellies and her rain coat. The one’s I got don’t fit. She is in Poland, so she doesn’t know I borrowed it. And I didn’t ask.
Best fashion festival tip? It doesn’t matter what you wear at Roskilde festival. You can be whoever you want.

Cho-Mee
What are you wearing? Old school football socks, my shorts are from a Japanese designer that creates sportswear, my jacket is Wood Wood and my raincoat is a raincoat.
Best fashion festival tip? Be comfortable, but never lose yourself. Be who you are. Music is a state of mind, a feeling, so just be that.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Father John Misty and later techno. Just techno.

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Salar & Maria

Salar (L) Maria (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Interview w/ Salar for Hoxton Radio

Interview w/ Maria for Hoxton Radio

 

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Lulu & Hannah

Lulu (L) Hannah (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Lulu
What are you wearing? I am wearing my old Anna Sui boots. My official Roskilde boots only wear them here. A denim skirt and my Power Rangers t-shirt, Supreme hoodie and faux fur By Malene Birger.
Best fashion festival tip? Bring sunglasses and show your legs regardless of the weather.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Ice Cube

Hannah 
What are you wearing? Vintage dress, I bought in Berlin. Monki house coat and rain boots. Céline sunglasses.
Best fashion festival tip? Lipstick and sunglasses.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Ice Cube and Halsey.

Festival Style at Roskilde 2017 - Carsten & Laura Sofie

Carsten (L) Laura Sofie (R) | Roskilde Festival 2017

Carsten
What are you wearing? Old Spiler wellies, jeans and Bullet hoodie, Hooha belt, moustage cap, fanny pack I bought here a couple of years ago and most important, tape.
Best fashion festival tip? Wear sneaks that looks good and can handle the weather. Bring wellies and cool t-shirts. And always bring your toothbrush.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Freddie Gibbs, Cashmere Cat and Arcade Fire.

Laura Sofie 
What are you wearing? ASOS super hero jumpsuit, vintage leather jacket and boots. 
Best fashion festival tip? Always dress up, go crazy. Bring stuff you love, and if it breaks it’s worth it.
Which concerts would you recommend for today? Ice Cube

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Interviews: Camilla Trodyb
Photos: Estefania Rasetta