The style message from the street - Ruth
Published 25/02/2011 | 05:00
Ruth's look is all about the accessories; a skinny belt to cinch her crombie, a snakeskin bag to add texture, and a wide-brim hat to give that '70s vibe.
she is Ruth MacNeill, 26, buyers' assistant, Goatstown, Dublin
she wears Coat, €80, H&M. Top, €30, Urban Outfitters. Jeans, €13, Penneys.
Hat, €15, Forever 21. Bag by Abaco, €800, Harvey Nichols. Converse trainers, €50
what is your...
- Favourite shop?
- Bargain buy?
A black cape coat with silk lining by Graham & Spencer reduced from €500 to €200 in the United States.
- Biggest splurge?
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best is Diane Kruger and the worst is Snooki from Jersey Shore.
- Favourite label or designer?
Sass & Bide.
- Monthly spend on clothes?
Between about €300 and €500.
- Last fashion buy?
A pair of burnt orange, high-waisted, peg leg trousers from Zara.
- Biggest fashion mistake?
Chokers when I was a teenager.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I'm loving the '70s trend, especially flares and floppy hats and I hate crop tops.