The way we Wear: The style message from the street
Published 04/02/2011 | 05:00
Boy meets girl. Laura blends masculine ankle boots and oversize tailoring with sexy sheer hosiery and a stamped leather bag. The casual tee perfects her easy-going look.
She is: Laura Leahy, 19, student, Limerick.
she wears Blazer, €25, 9 Crow Street. T-shirt, €17, and bag, €60, both from Urban Outfitters. Skirt, €35, River Island. Boots, €20, V For Vintage.
what is your ...
- Favourite shop?
Brick Lane Market in London.
- Bargain buy?
A tan-leather, vintage satchel for €15 from Wild Child.
- Biggest splurge?
A black quilted, vintage handbag with a gold chain strap by Chanel for £450 from Absolute Vintage in London.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best is Coco Sumner and the worst is Cheryl Cole.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
- Last fashion buy?
A black, floral print, short smock dress for €35 from Urban outfitters.
- Biggest fashion mistake?
I bought a pair of mint green harem pants in American Apparel.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love vintage clothes and looking a bit different and I hate following trends.