The way we Wear: The style message from the street
Published 04/02/2011 | 05:00
Caragh takes inspiration from the past with this look. The tapestry-style carpet bag and sweet vintage hat add a twist of old-style chic to a muted colour palette.
She is: Caragh Hesse-Tyson, 20, student, Dublin.
she wears Coat, €100; cardigan, €40; and trousers, €60, all from Topshop. Blouse, €6, Penneys. Hat, belongs to my granny.
Bag, €5, SVP charity shop. Boots, €40,
what is your ...
- Favourite shop?
- Bargain buy?
- Biggest splurge?
A pair of black Melissa shoes with a red heart on the toe by Vivienne Westwood for €100 from eBay.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best is Daisy Lowe and the worst is Cheryl Cole.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
- Last fashion buy?
- Biggest fashion mistake?
I wore a bra outside a top, thinking it was sporty-chic. My boyfriend never let me live it down.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love how you can find cheap things and make them your own and I hate when everyone wears the same thing.