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Gaetan's chunky, teal grey snood is a quirky alternative to a scarf and his suede boots are a great trainer-shoe hybrid.

Published 18/02/2011 | 05:00

Gaetan Billault
Gaetan Billault

he is Gaetan Billault, 28, graphic designer and student, France, living in Dublin 8.

  • Go To

he wears Jacket, Marche aux Puces de Clignancourt in Paris, €100. Zip top, €1.50, flea market in Zagreb. Jeans by April 77, €85, Paris. Hat by Leaf fair trade. Snood, knitted by my sister. Bag by Episode, €35, vintage shop in Paris. Boots by Adidas, €100.

what is your...



  • Favourite shop?


Cailles de Luxe in Paris.



  • Bargain buy?


A black leather Pop jacket for €15 from Urban Outfitters.



  • Biggest splurge?


A pair of red, black and beige knitted trainers by Paul & Joe for €140 in Paris.



  • Best and worst dressed style icons?


The best is Bjork and the worst is Christina Aguilera.



  • Favourite label or designer?


Sixpack, which is an urban style, French label that invites graphic designers to create T-shirt motifs.



  • Monthly spend on clothes?


About €50.



  • Last fashion buy?


These boots.



  • Biggest fashion mistake?


A large percentage of what I buy at flea markets doesn't fit properly.



  • What do you love and hate in fashion?


I love organic patterns and I hate sequins.

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