Cher Lloyd in Wonderland

Cher Lloyd in Wonderland

X Factor runner-up Cher Lloyd looks surprisingly grown-up and elegant in the current issue of Wonderland magazine:

Ditching her strange “edgy” street style for a crisp white shirt, satin lady-like blouse and preppy Alice band, the teenager talks about dying her hair to look like Rihanna build her own image: ‘I wanted something that would sort of represent me, that's fiery and outgoing. So I thought a bit of a red would do me good. I want to be edgy and even if I do things wrong, who cares?’  No one cares when you look like this, love.

The controversial 17 year old is about to release her debut record, which she flew to LA to work on shortly after coming fourth on last year’s show. 

I adored her first audition but after working with Will.i.am and the same producers as Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Britney Spears - and basically just being a mini-Cheryl Cole - bets on for another generic autotune album...