Friday 25 May 2018

Name : Vanessa Kilbride

Age : 32

Profession : Visual merchandising manager

From : Milltown, Dublin

Wearing: Dress, €200, French Connection, and belt by Angel Jackson, €175, both from Arnotts. Bangle, present, Loulerie. Shoes, €170, Buffalo.

  • What is your favourite shop?


  • What was your best bargain buy?

A turquoise, paisley print, full-length dress by Nicole Miller reduced to €300 from €700 at Arnotts.

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

A black ruched leather clutch bag by Prada for around €500 in Brown Thomas.

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

The best is Cheryl Cole and the worst is Lady Gaga.

  • What is your favourite label or designer?


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

Between about €500 and €700.

  • What or who influences your style?

Uniqueness, classic styles with a twist, Cheryl Cole and Jackie O.

  • What was the last fashion item you bought?

This dress.

  • What was your worst fashion mistake?

When I dyed my hair from bleach blonde to brown, it was an awful pink colour for a week.

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

I love everything about fashion; it's how I express myself and is my favourite hobby, and I hate 1980s style.

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