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Belfast fashion spy: Kardashians take risks, Blake Lively is classy

Rachel Dean checks out the style in Victoria Square, Belfast

Kirsten McKenna  (17)

Student, Cookstown

Monthly spend: £100

Wore what? Jumper, £40, jeans, £40, both Topshop; coat, £40, New Look; shoes, gift; bag, £40, River Island.

Why? I follow trends to make sure my look isn’t outdated. My style is very girly, with lots of prints and patterns.

Who? I absolutely love all of the Kardashians, especially Kourtney. They take risks with what they wear and it works.

Megan Loughran  (23)

Student, Ballynahinch

Monthly spend: £300

Wore what? Shirt, £60, body warmer, £100, both Jack Wills; jeans, £40, Topshop; scarf, £20, New Look; boots, £50, Next; bag, £120, Kurt Geiger.

Why? Autumn/winter style is my favourite. I love how lots of red and green comes back into fashion.

Who? Kim Kardashian has great style and she dresses so well for her body shape. I definitely get a lot of style inspiration from her.

Sarah Curran  (22)

Student, Fermanagh

Monthly spend: £100

Wore what? Jumper, £15, H&M; skirt, £15, Warehouse; boots, £45, Zara; bag, £400, Michael Kors.

Why? My style is always very feminine and very relaxed.

Who?  Millie Mackintosh has to be my style crush. Her look is cool and modern.

Judith Baird  (21)

Student, Annalong

Monthly spend: £150

Wore what? Jumper, £16, jacket, £199, Barbour; trousers, £25.99, Mango; boots, £80, bag, £28, Ted Baker.

Why? My style is classic and simple. I love autumnal colours — I include a lot into my outfits.

Who? Blake Lively is classy and sophisticated. She is so feminine, she’s the perfect style icon.

Lauren Hughes (19)

Student, Magherafelt

Monthly spend: £100

Wore what? Jumper, £30, Urban Outfitters; jeans, £42, River Island; hat, gift; scarf, £20, Fresh Garbage; shoes, £50, Dune; bag, gift, Prada.

Why? I follow seasonal trends and I love the cosy winter look at the moment — jumpers are so comfortable and casual.

Who? I admire Emma Stone’s street style, especially in the winter. She just looks so comfortable and laid back.

Jenna Bowen (24)

Paralegal, Larne

Monthly spend: £300

Wore what? Top, £12, Primark; coat, £30, Mango; jeans, £40, boots, £40, both Topshop; bag, £25, H&M.

Why?  I would describe my style as cute and feminine. I like wearing colourful prints, especially floral.

Who?  I really like Fearne Cotton’s street style — it’s simple and casual, but pretty, too.

Toni Middlesworth (17)

Student, Ballywalter

Monthly spend: £100

Wore what? Dress, £40, coat, £85, both Topshop; boots, £50, ASOS; bag, £35, Next.

Why?  I would say my style is very relaxed but a little bit edgy, too. I usually wear a lot of black.

Who? I think Bella Hadid’s look is different. Even when she’s dressed casually, she looks good.

Jenni Bonner (16)

Student, Letterkenny

Monthly spend: £50-£60

Wore what? Top, £20, jeans, £40, bag, £45, all River Island; coat, £100, TK Maxx; shoes, £40, Vans.

Why? My look is casual, but still quite stylish — I shop at a lot of the top high street stores.

Who? I really love Rihanna’s look because it’s so out there. She’s so brave with fashion and doesn’t care what anyone thinks.

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