The Way We Wear: The style message from the street
Published 11/02/2011 | 05:00
Carl discreetly combines leather, skulls and camouflage. His DSquared cap and McQueen-style scarf add colour, texture and cool to his layered look.
He is Carl Shaaban, 27, producer/model, Clondalkin, Dublin.
he wears Jacket, €25, All Saints outlet shop. Hoody by Ed Hardy, present bought in LA. T-shirt, €40, Superdry. Cap by DSquared, $40, LA. Scarf, present. Jeans by Diesel, €140, Arnotts. Boots, present bought in Genius.
what is your...
- Favourite shop?
Ed Hardy on Melrose in LA.
- Bargain buy?
A vintage, dark brown, fitted sheepskin jacket for €60 in Urban Outfitters.
- Biggest splurge?
A 70s style, white ruffled shirt by DSquared for €300 from Brown Thomas.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best is Johnny Depp and the worst is Brian Cowen.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
I haven't bought stuff in a while, so only about €40.
- Last fashion buy?
A red check shirt by Marc Jacobs reduced to €110 in the Brown Thomas sale.
- Biggest fashion mistake?
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love double-breasted suits and I hate Dubes (Dubarrys).