The Way we Wear: The style message from the street
Published 25/02/2011 | 05:00
Emma dresses down her sapphire satin jumpsuit by layering it with lace and topping off with a chunky knit beanie.
she is Emma Eliza Regan, 20, actress, Galway, living in London
she wears Jacket, Topshop, stolen from my sister. Jumpsuit, £20, top, £10 and boots, £20, all from Camden market in London. Hat, €5, Johnny Keogh. Bag, £10, London.
what is your...
- Favourite shop?
My Vintage Romance, which is a second-hand shop in Galway, and I love Camden market too.
- Bargain buy?
A black leather, biker jacket from the '80s with big shoulders for £5 from a London charity shop. .
- Biggest splurge?
A cream, tulle, one-shouldered, ballet dress for €90 from Warehouse.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best is Alice Dellal and worst is Glenda Gilson.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
Usually only about €50; it depends on work.
- Last fashion buy?
A full-length, vintage column dress in pale pink satin I got on Brick Lane and wore to the IFTAs.
- Biggest fashion mistake?
Not wearing enough clothes on cold days.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love clashing soft and hard-edged looks like a ballet dress with a leather jacket and I hate the lack of petite sizes available.