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Belfast Fashion Spy: 'Holly Willoughby's such a fashion icon'

By Rachel Dean

Rachel Dean checks out the style in Victoria Square, Belfast.

Trisha McCollam (42), stay-at-home mum, Cushendall

Trisha McCollam

Wore what? Top, £16, Dorothy Perkins; jacket, £35, DV8; jeans, £42, Vero Moda; shoes, £45, Marco Tozzi; bag, £500, Anya Hindmarch.

Why? My style is smart, casual and feminine.

Who? Holly Willoughby is a great fashion icon. Every time she posts an outfit picture, the items sell out so fast.

Fiona McLaughlin (29), health and social worker, Belfast

Fiona McLaughlin

Wore what? Top, £15, blazer, £30, both New Look; jeans, £45, Topshop; shoes, £15, Primark; bag, £1,000, Mulberry.

Why? My style is very modern and dressy casual. I follow trends to keep my look up to date.

Who? I love Victoria Beckham for a classic look and Kourtney Kardashian for a fresh, trendy look.

Victoria Beckham (Photo by Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images)

Una McConville (38), classroom assistant, Randalstown

Una McConville

Wore what? Playsuit, £25, New Look; jacket, £45, DV8; boots, £60, M&S; bag, £180, Michael Kors.

Why? My look is dressy casual usually, but it just depends on the day and my mood.

Who? I follow brand styles rather than celebrities. I love the ‘Very’ look and they have so many brands to choose from.

Ciara Brennan (21), student, Lisburn

Ciara Brennan

Wore what? Top, £12, Peacocks; jacket, £107, jeans, £42, both Topshop; boots, £30, Stradivarius.

Why? I’m Spanish and I would definitely say this influences my style. I’m loving bold colours at the moment.

Who? I love Cathy Martin’s look because it’s daring and different.

Cathy Martin

Joana Saraiva (29), nurse, Portugal

Joana Saraiva

Wore what? Shirt, £25, jacket, £70, both Zara; jeans, £20, Pull & Bear; boots, £30, H&M; bag, £40, River Island.

Why? I would describe my style as smart casual. I pair bold colours with black.

Who? I like Heidi Klum’s feminine look, she always wears the most stunning dresses.

Heidi Klum (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Hannah Lynn (28), trainee acccountant, Belfast

Hannah Lynn

Wore what? Top, £18, boots, £40, both Topshop; skirt, £40, Next.

Why? I don’t follow trends. I rarely wear jeans — it’s always skirts, dresses or jumpsuits.

Who? I prefer the ‘blogger’ style over celebrity style. I follow Laura Byrne on Instagram and her outfits are so pretty.

Deirdre Steel (30), surveyor, Hillsborough

Deirdre Steel

Wore what? Dress, £25, H&M; jacket, £60, boots, £60, both Zara; bag, gift, Betty Jackson.

Why? For work, my look is smart casual, but, outside work, I’m much more casual. I love the trend of pairing long dresses and trainers.

Who? I like Fearne Cotton’s casual, quirky style.

Fearne Cotton (Photo by John Phillips/Getty Images)

Polly Vance (21), student, Bangor

Polly Vance

Wore what? Top, £30, DKNY; jeans, £13, Hollister; jacket, £45, boots, £10, both Topshop; bag, £500, Stella McCartney.

Why? My look is just simple and casual. I’m usually wearing black.

Who? I think Rihanna is so confident with her style. I loved how unique her Met Gala look was this year.

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Rihanna attending the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit Gala 2018 in New York, USA. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday May 7, 2018. See PA story SHOWBIZ MET Gala. Photo credit should read: Ian West/PA Wire

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