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The way we Wear: The style message from the streets

Published 01/10/2010 | 05:00

From left: Sara O'Hegarty, Anne Boylan, Vanessa Kilbride and Anne-Marie Proudford
From left: Sara O'Hegarty, Anne Boylan, Vanessa Kilbride and Anne-Marie Proudford

Name : Sarah O'Hegarty

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Age : 23

Profession : Journalist

From : Dublin

Wearing: Jacket, €40, Wild Child. Top, €5, a shop in Paris. Bag, €40, Style Generation. Trousers, €61, Topshop. Shoes, €125, Office.



  • What is your favourite shop?


Topshop.



  • What was your best bargain buy?


This jacket.



  • What is the most expensive fashion item you have ever bought?


A sovereign ring with an outline of Coco Chanel's head for €250 in Brown Thomas.



  • Who do you think are the best and worst dressed celebrities or style icons?


The best is Jean Seberg and the worst are the girls from Jersey Shore on MTV.



  • What is your favourite label or designer?


Acne.



  • Approximately how much would you spend on clothes every month?


About €300.



  • What or who influences your style?


Fashion blogs such as liebemarlene. blogspot.com, blushingambition.blogspot.com and my own one thetinder-box. blogspot.com.



  • What was the last fashion item you bought?


A pair of black leather, vintage shorts for €40 from Style Generation.



  • What was your worst fashion mistake?


Wearing body con clothes and trying to be sexy when I was a teenager.



  • Name one thing you love and one thing you hate in fashion.


I love being inspired by other people's style and I hate pretentiousness.

Irish Independent

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