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Jacob Benthien: Jacob's lime shades and multi-coloured trainers give his statement jacket a street edge.


Jacob Benthien

Jacob Benthien

Jacob Benthien

he is Jacob Benthien (28), student in management of innovation and business development, from Copenhagen, Denmark.

he wears Jacket by John Galliano, €3,000, bought in Birger Christensen. Shirt by Bruuns Bazaar, €150. Trousers, €150. Trainers by Shoe the Bear, €100. All bought in Copenhagen. Sunglasses, €1, China.

What is your ...

Favourite shop?

Pede & Stoffer in Copenhagen.

Best bargain buy?

A pair of dark grey, Valentino glasses with stones and butterfly detailing on the arms for €500.

Biggest splurge?

This jacket.

Best and worst dressed style icons?

The best is Johnny Depp and the worst is Lady Gaga.

Favourite label or designer?


Monthly spend on clothes?

Too much.

Last fashion buy?

A Superman T-shirt from Zara.

Biggest fashion mistake?

A 50s-style, red gangster hat.

What do you love in fashion?

I love the attitude.

Irish Independent