The way we Wear: The style message from the street
Katie's look is all about texture and pattern. The mix of tweed shorts, leather jacket, paisley scarf and a faux-fur gilet is perfect. The burst of purple is great too.
She is: Katie Van Buren, 23, TV presenter, Blanchardstown, Dublin.
she wears Gilet, €20, and tights, €2, both from Penneys. Jacket, €60, Topshop. Blouse, €40, River Island. Shorts, €35, New Look. Scarf, €10, CHQ Christmas market. Bag, a gift. Belt, €40, and brogues, €40, both from Asos.
what is your...
- Favourite shop?
- Bargain buy?
A white, fur jacket for £20 from Camden Market in London.
- Biggest splurge?
A gold lamé jacket by Fornarina for €220 from BT2.
- Best and worst dressed style icons?
The best is Fearne Cotton and the worst is Victoria Beckham.
- Favourite label or designer?
- Monthly spend on clothes?
- Last fashion buy?
A pair of black, knee-high, leather boots with tassle detail for €30 reduced from €144 from Topshop.
- Biggest fashion mistake?
A pair of white trousers with a denim panel insert on the flare.
- What do you love and hate in fashion?
I love the smell of vintage clothes shops and I hate really expensive clothes that you know are only worth a couple of euro.