Tuesday 17 October 2017

The style message from the street - Rachel

Rachel O'Dwyer
Rachel O'Dwyer

Rachel gives her floral jumpsuit a military edge with a Luella coat.

She is Rachel O'Dwyer (27), media artist, from Kilkenny, living in Dublin.

She wears Coat by Luella, €200, TK Maxx. Jumpsuit, €60, and belt, €20, both Topshop. Cardigan, €70, Zara. Sandals, €50, Urban Outfitters.


Favourite shop?


Best bargain buy?

A navy, nautical blazer with gold buttons by YSL for €30 on Ebay.

Biggest splurge?

A violet jumper dress with padded shoulders by Margiela for €500 from Smock, that I wear a lot.

Best and worst dressed style icons?

The best are Lou Doillon, Clémence Poésy and Alexa Chung and the worst are WAGs.

Favourite label or designer?

Phillip Lim.

Monthly spend on clothes?

At the moment, about €100.

Last fashion buy?

An oversized navy jumper by Cos.

Biggest fashion mistake?

Really high shoes that sit in my cupboard because they make me too tall.

What do you love and hate in fashion?

I love men's accessories, especially watches, and I hate neon.

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