Friday 22 September 2017

The Way We Wear

Beatrice Rogers
Beatrice Rogers
Ciaran Reddington
Soosan Lim

Niamh O'Rourke

Real style on the streets

Beatrice Rogers (23)

Administrator

Hertfordshire, England

She wears: Coat, £100; belt, £10; and bag, £20, all Zara. Top, £40; stole, £80; and jeans, £40, all Topshop. Sunglasses, £60, Kurt Geiger. Boots, £150, Whistles.

What is your...

* Favourite shop?

Cos.

* Best bargain buy?

A mink coat for £25 on Ebay.

* Biggest splurge?

A pair of lilac and beige canvas, ankle-tie espadrilles for £350 from Paloma Barcello.

* Best and worst dressed style icons?

The best are Uma Thurman and Audrey Hepburn and the worst is Jordan.

Ciaran Reddington (20)

Works in Topman,

Crumlin, Dublin

He wears: Coat, €150; jumper, €40; jeans, €56; and hat, €12, all Topman. Backpack, present. Trainers, €64.

What is your ...

* Favourite shop?

Topman.

* Best bargain buy?

Spray-on jeans for €36 from Topman.

* Biggest splurge?

Apart from this coat, a faded black and red, oversized, chunky knit jumper for €74 from Topman.

* Best and worst-dressed style icons?

The best is Ricki Hall and the worst is Rylan from X Factor.

Soosan Lim (26)

Student

From Korea, living in Dublin

She wears: Coat, €150; waistcoat, €10; T-shirt, €10; jeans, €20; hat, €15; and shoes, €150, all Korea. Bag, made by my mother. Socks, €3, H&M.

What is your ...

* Favourite shop?

River Island and Urban Outfitters.

* Best bargain buy?

A red fur cardigan for €10 in Korea.

* Biggest splurge?

A tiger-print coat for €300 in Korea.

* Best and worst dressed style icons?

The best is Amanda Seyfried, and I don't have a worst because everyone has their own style.

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