The way we wear: The style message from the street
Published 13/05/2011 | 05:00
Lisa gives her printed dress a street-chic edge by layering with leather and denim.
She is Lisa McNamee (24), film and theatre producer, from Dunboyne, Co Meath
She wears Jacket, €60, Mango. Dress, €100, French Connection. Jeans, £10, flea market in London. Sunglasses, €3, New York. Bag, gift. Antique guitar necklace, gift bought in Rhinestones. Boots, €120, River Island.
WHAT IS YOUR...
- Favourite shop?
Beaux Bows in George's Street Arcade.
- Best bargain buy?
A pair of second-hand, brown leather, '70s knee-high boots with a really high stack heel for €10 in France.
- Biggest splurge?
A full-length, cream silk, fitted evening dress with a skinny belt by Chanel for €400 from Barneys in New York. However, it was also a bargain because would have originally been thousands.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best are Catherine Zeta Jones and Julia Roberts. I loved Jackie Onassis's style. The worst is Russell Brand.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
- Last fashion buy?
A tailored jacket in black and white check by Selected Femme from BT2.
- Biggest fashion mistake?
Red eye shadow and too much of it.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love khaki colours and I hate sequins and sparkles.