The singer says she accidentally hit her head on a cupboard at home

By Rennie Dyball
August 27, 2008 01:10 PM

Kelly Osbourne was spotted in London Tuesday sporting a painful-looking black eye – but despite her dramatic appearance, Osbourne says she’s alright.

The accident that caused it, she says, was nothing more than a klutzy moment.

“I’m such an idiot,” the singer, 23, tells PEOPLE with a laugh. “I had a stomach ache so was getting a glass of water. I bent down to fill a glass and when I lifted up my head I caught my eye on the side of the cupboard. I was like, ‘I can’t believe I just did that!’

“I didn’t realize how bad I’d actually hurt myself [until] my face felt warm and I realized it was blood.”

Osbourne says she got “three little stitches,” and adds, “I’m fine.”

But she’s working on a better explanation for her shiner. “I keep on trying think up imaginary, wonderful stories,” she jokes. One such tale? “This old lady was getting beaten up on the street – and I saved her life!”

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