The Way We Wear: The style message from the street
Published 27/05/2011 | 05:00
Abbi's vintage crimson boots inject a shot of colour to the street.
She is Abbi Leskin (18), on a gap year, from London
She wears Jacket, £20; belt, £3; bag, £5; and sunglasses, £2, all from Primark. Dress, £20, Topshop. Boots, £25, Beyond Retro.
WHAT IS YOUR...
- Favourite shop?
Primark and Topshop.
- Best bargain buy?
A blue, red and white, floral-print tunic dress for £1 from Primark that I got four years ago and am still wearing.
- Biggest splurge?
A cream, three-quarter length, belted coat with black polka dots for £80 from Topshop.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best is Alexa Chung and the worst are Jedward and Katie Price.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
- Last fashion buy?
A black, studded, body-con dress with a sheer panel at the waist from Topshop.
- Biggest fashion mistake?
I used to wear black and red striped everything all the time. I was like Dennis the Menace.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love the '80s and the New Romantics look and I hate Crocs.