Belfast Telegraph

Fashion Spy: Millie Mackintosh always looks so elegant

Photos by Kevin Scott and Peter Morrison

Our reporter Rachel Dean checks out the style in Victoria Square, Belfast and finds plenty of trendy people out and about.

Sarah Doherty (46), stay-at-home mum, Ballymena

Monthly spend: £100+

Wore what? Top, £30, Cameo; jacket, £400, Karen Millen; scarf, £30, Dragonfly; trousers, £80, Tommy Hilfiger; boots, £100, Dune; bag, £250, Marc Jacobs.

Why? I keep a smart casual style. I take a lot of pride in my outfits. I like to look and feel good.

Who? Millie Mackintosh’s style is elegant and classy, especially for her age. She’s stunning.

Kerry Martin (25), social worker, Lurgan

Monthly spend: £200

Wore what? Dress, £13, Primark; gilet, £25, boots, £20, both New Look; bag, gift, Michael Kors.

Why? I would describe my style as girly. I wear a lot of cute prints and colours.

Who? I absolutely adore Alex Jones’ style — it’s smart and feminine. She always looks good and her look is still achievable.

Maria Doran (21), business owner, Belfast

Monthly spend: £200

Wore what? Dress, £40, Urban Outfitters; jacket, £50, Zara; boots, £100, Dune; bag, £70, Longchamp.

Why? My style is very lady like. I wear a lot of dresses and fine prints. I’m not a fan of anything too bold.

Who? Both Holly Willoughby and Victoria Beckham are my main style icons. My look is a mixture of both their versions of the classic look.

Samantha Burns (23), care assistant, Saintfield

Monthly spend: £500

Wore what? Top, £7, skirt, £15, both H&M; jacket, £75, Republic; hat, £109, Ted Baker; boots, £25, bag, £10, both Primark.

Why? My style is a little bit quirky. I prefer darker colours, like khaki green, especially in the winter.

Who? I love how Charlotte Crosby is so true to her own individual style. She has started to make her own clothing line too and ever.

Chloe McKelvey (20), waitress, Newry

Monthly spend: £100

Wore what? Top, £22, jeans, £45, both Topshop; jacket, £60, Pull & Bear; boots, £36, Miss Selfridge; bag, £90, DKNY.

Why? My style is very casual and neutral with just a slight pop of colour. I would say my look is a mixture of high-street and designer clothes.

Who? I don’t really take points from celebrity style icons, but, I do love Heidi Klum’s off-duty look. It’s casual but pretty.

Emma Wray (23), childminder Strabane

Monthly spend: £200

Wore what? Top, £15, skirt, £22, boots, £30, all New Look; coat, £95, River Island; bag, gift, Michael Kors.

Why? My look is made up of unique, feminine pieces. I prefer light, soft colours over darker shades as they just suit me so much more.

Who? Kylie Jenner’s look is unique. I love how well her outfits complement her figure. She is my style crush.

Jade Lavery (25), spa manager, Antrim

Monthly spend: £150 - 200

Wore what? Top, £8, skirt, £12, boots, £15, bag, £8, all Primark; jacket, £90, River Island; hat, £8, New Look.

Why? My look could be described as quirky and different. Winter fashion is my ultimate favourite — I love wearing hats and fur.

Who? Fearne Cotton’s style is gorgeous and it’s quirky like mine. When she’s on TV, I always comment on her look.

Aoibheann Maye (20), student, Tyrone

Monthly spend: £50

Wore what? Top, £15, Topshop; coat, £60, River Island; jeans, £30, New Look; boots, £25, Zara; bag, £40, Fiorelli.

Why? I would say my look is bold and individualistic. I love pretty colours, especially blue.

Who? Alexa Chung has her own elegant but different look. I love how her style always stands out at celebrity events

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