The way we wear - The style message from the street
Maria nails the block-colour trend with her vintage coat while her butter-soft satchel lends a luxe edge.
Published 29/04/2011 | 05:00
She is Maria Boardman (23), pharmacist/model, from Milltownpass, Westmeath
she wears Coat, €8, Dublin flea market. Top, €40, Topshop. Jeans by Cheap Monday, €50, Urban Outfitters. Bag by Ally Capellino, €435, and wooden, stag-head brooch, €10, both from Dolls. Boots, €110, Central Shoe Store in Mullingar.
WHAT IS YOUR...
- Favourite shop?
Dolls boutique in Dublin 8 and Cos.
- Best bargain buy?
A hooded, tan shearling coat for €15 from Ritzy Rags. It was long but I took it up.
- Biggest splurge?
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best are Carine Roitfeld, Audrey Tatou and Clémence Poésy and the worst is Jodie Marsh.
- Favourite label or designer?
Isabel Marant, Cos and Cheap Monday.
- Monthly spend on clothes?
- Last fashion buy?
- Biggest fashion mistake?
My Tommy Hilfiger phase.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love black and minimalism and I hate pastel florals.