David Beckham was a fashionista since seven

Last Updated: Sep 03, 2010, 11:40 AM IST

London: Football legend David Beckham has revealed that he has been a fashion victim since he was seven.

The footie ace revealed his childhood fashion and his choice for knickerbockers, long white socks and ballet slippers for a wedding.

“When I was seven years old I was pageboy at a wedding. I had the choice of this one suit and another suit which was knickerbockers, a pair of long white socks and a pair of, like, ballet shoes and I chose that,” the Daily Star quoted him as saying

“I’ve always liked to look elegant. I’ve always been into looking well and feeling nice.

“When I wear a nice suit that’s how I feel. But most of the time I’m in jeans and a T-shirt.

“I don’t know whether it comes naturally but I just like to feel comfortable more than anything even when I was a young kid.

“So I don’t know whether it comes naturally to me but I’ve always liked to look nice,” he added.