The way we wear: The style message from the street
Published 28/01/2011 | 05:00
Sinéad's style is so bright and cheerful. She's made some very 'on trend' tights totally her own by mixing them with a pair of vintage loafers. Love the red hat too; it ties the whole look together.
She is: Sinéad Mercier, 21, Law student, Galway
she wears Coat, €60, The Harlequin. Hat, 50c, ISPCA charity shop, Galway. Scarf, a gift bought in Thailand. Bag, belongs to my boyfriend's mum. Tights, €1, Topshop. Shoes, 50c, The Irish Cancer Society charity shop, Rathmines.
what is your ...
- Favourite shop?
The Irish Cancer Society charity shop in Rathmines.
- Bargain buy?
A pair of block-heeled satin sandals by Marc Jacobs reduced from €600 to €130 in Brown Thomas in Cork.
- Biggest splurge?
A black, structured dress with a mermaid-tail skirt by Karen Millen for €230 from Brown Thomas.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best is Rihanna and the worst is Cher Lloyd.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
- Last fashion buy?
- Biggest fashion mistake?
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love the chance of artistic expression it offers and I hate how expense hampers the ability to experiment.