Belfast Fashion Spy: 'I like Christine Lampard’s sophisticated look'
Rachel Dean checks out the style in Victoria Square, Belfast.
Erin Thompson (21), student, Belfast
Wore what? Top, £10, jacket, £40, both Topshop; trousers, £15, shoes, £12, both Primark; bag, £20, Stradivarius.
Why? I would say my look is modern, casual and straight from the high street.
Who? I think blogger Helena Critchley has really cool style.
Monthly spend: £200-300
Michelle Thompson (34), civil servant, Belfast
Wore what? Jumper, £15, Stradivarius; coat, £27, Next; jeans, £11, Primark; boots, £45, Office; bag, gift, Louis Vuitton.
Why? My style is dressy casual. I prefer pastels, neutral and black tones over anything bold. I’m loving the pleated look at the moment.
Who? I follow singer Frankie Bridge on Instagram. I think her style looks put together and effortless.
Monthly spend: £150
Carlene Leitch (40), shoe shop owner, Cookstown
Wore what? Top, £50, The Snooty Fox; jacket, £150, Sarah-Jane Boutique; trousers, £50, Celine Classic Fashions; shoes, £120, Precious.
Why? My style could be described as classic and smart.
Who? I like Christine Lampard’s sophisticated look.
Monthly spend: £100 plus
Lucy Stewart (20), student, Templepatrick
Wore what? Blouse, £20, Topshop; coat, £30, Stradivarius; leggings, £80, Lululemon; shoes, gift, bag, gift, both Louis Vuitton.
Why? My style is casual and simple. I’m usually wearing black or navy and white, never patterns.
Who? I love how blogger Emily Shakgough styles herself. She keeps it simple with bold, block colours.
Monthly spend: £50
Jackie McConnell (44), business director, Dungannon
Wore what? Top, £100, jacket, £150, jeans, £100, all from The Snooty Fox; boots, £70, Solo Shoes.
Why? I would describe my style as simple and elegant.
Who? I love Holly Willoughby’s style. She looks amazing in everything.
Monthly spend: £100 plus
Caoimha Gordon (19), retail assistant, Belfast
Wore what? Top and trouser set, £39, jacket, £153, both The Boudoir at My Sister’s Closet; shoes, £360, Alexander McQueen.
Why? My style is minimalistic and relaxed.
Who? Swedish influencer Hanna Schönberg has a stunning, minimal look. I love how she mixes more affordable fashion with designer pieces.
Monthly spend: £250 plus
Victoria Irving (29), health advisor, Lisburn
Wore what? Top, £15, Mango; blazer, £30, Miss Selfridge; jeans, £42, River Island; boots, £12, Primark; bag, £30, Oliver Bonas.
Why? I like to keep a smart but laid back look.
Who? Vogue Williams always looks classy and well put together.
Monthly spend: £50-60
Ashleigh Bell (46), visual merchandiser, Carrickfergus
Wore what? Jumpsuit, £35, New Look; jacket, £25, Bershka; shoes, £25, Topshop; bag, £15, market in Spain.
Why? I love high street fashion. I keep my style modern and colourful.
Who? I like Alexa Chung’s fun and quirky, vintage-inspired look.
Monthly spend: £100