The style message from the street - Edel Kirke
Published 15/04/2011 | 05:00
Edel’s laid-back accessorising of her skinny leathers works a rock chic look.
SHE IS Edel Kirke (29), co-runs The Beauty Spot in Dakota (info on stylenation.ie), from Balbriggan, Dublin
SHE WEARS Top, €15, H&M. Trousers, €18, Penneys. Bag, $40, H&M in America. Necklace, $10, flea market in LA. Boots, €69, Zara.
WHAT IS YOUR...
- Favourite shop?
Zara and also flea markets in LA, especially at the end of Sunset Boulevard.
- Best bargain buy?
A blue, red and white, fully sequinned top with a V-neck for €15 from Fancy Schmancy that I lost.
- Biggest splurge?
A faux-fur coat for £400, years ago from Oasis.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best are Alexa Chung and Helena Christensen and the worst are Jordan and Britney Spears.
- Favourite label or designer?
Alberta Ferretti and Chloe.
- Monthly spend on clothes?
€50 to €100, if even.
- Last fashion buy?
This bag in LA.
- Biggest fashion mistake?
A loud orange-print dress.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love layering different fabrics and textures and I hate when people follow trends too much and aren't creative with them.