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
he is Gaetan Billault, 28, graphic designer and student, France, living in Dublin 8.
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?
- Last fashion buy?
- 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.