The style message from the street - Gabriella
Published 04/03/2011 | 05:00
Gabriella gives her contemporary wax trench a touch of vintage with her trilby and layered suede jacket.
she is Gabriella Butuaru (32), assistant buyer, from Transylvania, living in Belfast.
she wears Coat, £120, Superdry. Suede jacket, £40, Vintage in Belfast. Poloneck, £20; trousers, £40; and boots, £50, all Zara. Scarf, £5, J Horner & Co. Hat, €40, The Harlequin. Bag by Jimmy Choo, a present bought in Brown Thomas.
what is your...
- Favourite shop?
Zara and Mango.
- Bargain buy?
A pair of red patent, square-toe heels reduced from £70 to £17 from Office.
- Biggest splurge?
A velvet-lined, short grey fur coat by Armani bought in Vienna. I'd rather not say the price.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best are Sophia Loren and Cheryl Cole and the worst is Amy Winehouse.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
Up to €600.
- Last fashion buy?
- Biggest fashion mistake?
I don't think I really have any because I consider my choices very carefully.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love a mix of vintage with new pieces and I hate when everyone buys into something and has no sense of themselves, like the current obsession with Louboutins.