The style message from the street - Joy Russell
Published 08/04/2011 | 05:00
Joy's jade dress gives her layered look a pop of colour.
SHE IS Joy Russell (25), Topman shoe manager, from Balrothery, Dublin
SHE WEARS Coat, €60; blazer, €50; and tights, €15, all Topshop. Vintage dress, present from a friend. Bag, present bought in Oxfam. Belt, €20, Urban Outfitters. Boots, €70, Office.
WHAT IS YOUR...
- Favourite shop?
Beacon's Closet in Brooklyn.
- Best bargain buy?
A yellow silk, butterfly-print scarf by Chanel for $7 from Beacon's Closet.
- Biggest splurge?
A blue silk, drop-waist, knee-length dress with a strip of rhinestones down the back and around the hem for €250 from Reiss; it's very Boardwalk Empire.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best is Edie Sedgwick and the worst are Britney Spears and Katie Price.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
Between €150 and €200.
- Last fashion buy?
- Biggest fashion mistake?
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love rings and I hate leggings.