Tuesday 17 October 2017

The way we Wear: The style message from the street

Laura Leahy
Laura Leahy

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?

Stella McCartney.

  • Monthly spend on clothes?

About €400.

  • 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.

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