Belfast Fashion Spy: 'Olivia Palermo has such a unique, quirky look'
Rachel Dean checks out the style at Belfast Fashion Week.
Dearbhail Brogan (22), student, Castlewellan
Wore what? Top, £7, skirt, £10, bag, £24, all Topshop; jacket, £24, Boohoo; boots, £10, Primark.
Why? I’ve recently started adding bold, colourful pieces to my wardrobe. I’m quite the bargain hunter.
Who? Blogger Victoria Magrath’s style is simple and feminine. She’s very classy.
Maeve McBretney (35), dressmaker, Newtownards
Wore what? Top, £20, New Look; blazer, £79.99, trousers, £39.99, both Zara; shoes, £100, Ted Baker; bag, gift, Guess.
Why? I’m a big fan of suits at the moment. I’ve been trying out more masculine shapes.
Who? I think Holly Willoughby’s style is stunning. She wears a lot of midi skirts, which I love.
Skye Boman (20), beauty therapist, Dromore
Wore what? Jumpsuit, £12, Primark; shoes, £12, bag, £13, both New Look.
Why? My style is very simple. I usually wear black.
Who? Dani Dyer’s down-to-earth personality shines through in her style.
Cara Tougher (21), student nurse, Belfast
Wore what? Top, £6, boots, £30, both ASOS; jacket, £40, Next; skirt, £20, Bershka; bag, £8, Primark.
Why? My look is grungy. I’m loving animal print at the moment.
Who? I like Jessica Woodley’s edgy looks.
Jemma Cousins (38), personal stylist, Newcastle
Wore what? Playsuit, £10, DV8; blouse, £22, Miss Selfridge; jacket, gift, Principles; boots, £10, New Beginnings Charity Shop; bag, £20, Therapy.
Why? I like to mix my thrifting finds with high-street pieces.
Who? Olivia Palermo has such a unique, quirky look.
Sophie Torrans (21), student teacher, Belfast
Wore what? Top, £5, ASOS; bralet top, £8, Primark; jacket, £20, Depop; skirt, £14, George; shoes, £20, Aldo; bag, £20, Stradivarius.
Why? I would describe my style as dressy casual.
Who? Melissa Riddell is my style icon. She never gets it wrong.
Annabelle Millar (21), postgraduate, Holywood
Wore what? Top, £40, Tommy Hilfiger; suit, £100, Miss Selfridge; shoes, £600, bag, gift, both Valentino.
Why? I like to make a statement with my look. I wear bold colours quite often.
Who? I love Gigi Hadid’s smart casual style. She’s so chic.
Geraldine Loughrey (36), project operator, Newtownards
Wore what? Top, £20, jacket, £49, trousers, £32, bag, £20, all Topshop; shoes, £23, New Look.
Why? I follow fashion trends, so I would say my style is modern.
Who? Topshop is my go-to shop, so I look to the likes of Freddie Perrins and Aisling Gallagher (Topshop personal shoppers) for style tips. They are so creative with outfits.