Monday 25 September 2017

Mary Lucey: Mary mixes a muted palette of taupe and gold with Fortuny-style pleats and knotted suede heels for a chic and elegant look.

Mary Lucey
Mary Lucey

She is Mary Lucey (21), medical student, from Sandymount, Dublin

She wears Dress, €100, Sabotage. Purse by DKNY, €100 and shoes by Carvela, €100, Brown Thomas.

What is your ...

Favourite shop?

Urban Outfitters.

Best bargain buy?

A pair of brown leather, peep-toe heels with a black t-strap by Kurt Geiger from Brown Thomas. They were €300, so not cheap, but I had a voucher and I wear them all the time when I go out so they were worth it.

Biggest splurge?

The same shoes.

Best and worst dressed style icons?

The best is Natalie Portman and the worst are Beatrice and Eugenie from the royal wedding.

Favourite label or designer?

Max Mara.

Monthly spend on clothes?

About €50.

Last fashion buy?

A short, black, body-con dress by Alexander Wang with a high neck and cut-out back detail from The

Biggest fashion mistake?

Red lipstick.

What do you love and hate in fashion?

I love muted colours and I hate shiny, overly glitzy debs dresses.

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