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Belfast Fashion Spy: 'Victoria Beckham represents the jet-set lifestyle and her fashion sense is amazing'

Published 29/10/2015

Jacqueline O’Rourke
Jacqueline O’Rourke
Claire-Louise Bradcliffe
Catherine Campbell
Gemma Thompson
Emma Aiken
Natalie Orr
Hester Jingles

Our reporter Rachel Dean checks out the style at Victoria Square, Belfast and finds plenty of trendy people out and about.

Jacqueline O’Rourke (21), student, Monaghan

Wore what? Jumper, £15, Bershka; skirt,  £30, Topshop; blanket/scarf, £40,  River Island; bag, £20, Zara; boots, £30, ASOS.

Why? I would say that my style is more casual. I really like wearing black with brighter colours.

Who? I like the style of the blogger Rosie (The Londoner). She's so sophisticated.

  • Monthly spend £50

Claire-Louise Bradcliffe (19), student, Belfast

Wore what? Top, £10, H&M; dress, £15, boots, £20, both ASOS; bag, gift, Warehouse.

Why? I describe my own style as simplistic. I tend to wear black, white or grey matched up with pastel colours.

Who? I like Selena Gomez, her style is great and so pretty, too.

  • Monthly spend £200

Catherine Campbell (48), healthcare worker, Belfast

Wore what? Shirt, £35, River Island; jumper, £45, Next; jeans, £20, bag, £25, scarf, £20, all New Look; shoes, £55, Clarks.

Why? I would say my style is comfortable, but on trend - I keep up with the new styles. I prefer wearing darker colours normally.

Who? I love Victoria Beckham's style. I like how she puts things together, she's so classy.

  • Monthly spend £200

Gemma Thompson (31), marketing, Belfast

Wore what? Top, £20, scarf, £25, H&M; skirt, £24, M&S; shoes, £18, New Look; coat, £75, ASOS.

Why? I would say my style is quite preppy and girly. I love wearing brighter colours, I tend to stay away from anything that's too dark.

Who? I really like Victoria Beckham - her style is so classic and glamorous.

  • Monthly spend £200-300

Emma Aiken (23), sales manager, Glengormley

Wore what? Jumper, £19.99, New Look; jeans, £42, bag, £40, both River Island; boots, £109, Dune.

Why? I like to be glamorous. I almost always wear heels. I also prefer darker colours than bright.

Who? I love Victoria Beckham because she just represents the jet-set lifestyle. Her fashion sense is amazing.

  • Monthly spend £150

Natalie Orr (21), student, Lisburn

Wore what? Shirt, £40, Jack Wills; jeans, £40, jacket, £60, both Topshop; boots, £120, Dune; bag, £300, Ralph Lauren.

Why? I would describe my style as preppy. I love big winter coats and boots. I tend to stick to neutral colours during the day.

Who? I follow Kendall Jenner on Instagram and her style is just so beautiful. I really love what she wears.

  • Monthly spend £100

Hester Jingles (21), speech therapist, Ballycarry

Wore what? Top, £25, House of Fraser; trousers, £20, bag, £45, both River Island; blanket/scarf, £15, Primark; boots, £45, Old Mill Saddlery.

Why? I would call my style classic chic. I prefer darker or neutral colours than bold colours.

Who? I really like Alexa Chung's style. She dresses so modestly and classy. I also really like the style of Elizabeth Taylor.

  • Monthly spend £100

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