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Belfast Fashion Spy: 'I like to see what Joanna Lumley and Twiggy put together'

By Emma Deighan

Emma Deighan checks out the style in Victoria Square, Belfast.

Imelda McCollum (65), retired, Cushendall

Imelda McCollum

Wore what? Jacket, £60, Zara; jeans, £40, Oasis; shoes, £30, TK Maxx; bag, £45, TK Maxx.

Why? I try to mix and match expensive clothing with high street pieces. I would say my style is smart.

Who? I like Joanna Lumley or Twiggy’s looks. They’re around my age and I like to see what they put together.

Joanna Lumley (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

Beverly Dunsmore (41), mortgage advisor, Belfast

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Beverly Dunsmore

Wore what? Cardigan, gift; top, £40, Phase Eight; trousers, £49, Phase Eight; shoes, £35, Next; necklace, market in Mallorca; bag, £70, Marks & Spencer.

Why? I would say my style is relaxed but classy.

Who? Gwyneth Paltrow has a similar style to me. It’s always relaxed.

Gwyneth Paltrow (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for goop)

Katie Bryce (24), personal shopper, Belfast

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Katie Bryce

Wore what? Top, £28,; trousers, £20, Zara; trainers, £50, Office.

Why? My style is effortless and a bit quirky.

Who? I draw my inspiration from those in the past rather than the present day. I love Stevie Nicks’ style.

Stevie Nicks (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Amy Knight (22), student, Lisburn

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Amy Knight

Wore what? Top, £10, Primark; trousers, £20, Stradivarius; shoes, £50, Nike Airforce One; bag, £70, Longchamp; sunglasses, £20, Quay.

Why? My style is very streetwear and simple.

Who? Kylie Jenner and Kim Kardashian are always simple and rarely over the top.

Kim Kardashian (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Claire Young (47), bank clerk, Gilnahirk

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Claire Young

Wore what? Top, £49, Boden; jeans, £59, Rant and Rave; shoes, £98, Zamba; bag, gift.

Why? I like to wear colourful, bright clothes.

Who? I love Holly Willoughby’s style. She’s always very smart and wears a lot of high street.

Holly Willoughby (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images)

Helen Laird (20), student, Lisburn

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Helen Laird

Wore what? Bodysuit, gift,; trousers, gift; shoes, £18, Topshop.

Why? I mix and match and just decide on the day what I’m going to wear. It’s not something I really think about.

Who? Vanessa Hudgens’ style is pretty.

Vanessa Hudgens (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Freddie Perrins (24), personal shopper, Belfast

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Freddie Perrins

Wore what? Top, £34, Topshop; jeans, £42, Topshop; boots, £65, Topshop; sunglasses, £14, Topshop.

Why? My look is girlie, preppy and pretty but polished.

Who? Alexa Chung’s style is great because she wears simple looks but makes edgy look pretty.

Alexa Chung (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Emily Young (16), student, Gilnahirk

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Emily Young

Wore what? Shirt, £30, Urban Outfitters; vest, £10, Urban Outfitters; necklace, £17,; jeans, £30, Topshop; boots, £25, Topshop.

Why? I  wear a lot of dark colours and a lot of black. It’s simple and works.

Who? Zendaya is quite cool. I like her look.

Zendaya (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images for Beautycon)

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