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Fashion Spy: 'Rosie Connolly could wear anything at all and look stunning'

Niamh Watson
Niamh Watson
Daisy McKee
Eve Lynch
Sophie Best
Karen Lyttle
Aideen Byrne
Cliodhna Daykin
Katherin Farries
Rachel Dean

By Rachel Dean

Rachel Dean checks out the style in Victoria Square, Belfast.

Niamh Watson (21), student, Letterkenny

Wore what? Jumper, £10, boots, £12, both Primark; skirt, £25, New Look; coat, £45, Stradivarius; hairband, £5, H&M; bag, £40, River Island.

Why? I like to make sure that my style is a little bit different and interesting, so I usually add a print or pattern.

Who? Rosie Connolly could wear anything at all and look stunning. She wears a lot of affordable pieces too, which I think is great.

Daisy McKee (19), student, Lisburn

Wore what? Jumper, £7, skirt, £10, both Primark; jacket, £19, Stradivarius; boots, £5 (sale), New Look; bag, £70, Longchamp.

Why? I pretty much just follow seasonal trends. I’m loving all things fluffy and cosy at the moment.

Who? Alexa Chung’s look is fresh and fashion forward.

Eve Lynch (24), nurse, Dundalk

Wore what? Dress, £15, top, £8, hairband, £4, all Primark; coat, £50, Zara; boots, £30, New Look; bag, gift, Ralph Lauren.

Why? I would say my look is casual and girly.

Who? I like blogger Louise Cooney’s style because it’s straight off the high street and achievable.

Sophie Best (22), nursery assistant, Portadown

Wore what? Jumper, £30, River Island; trousers, £20, DV8; coat, £20, boots, £14, both Primark; bag, £40, Topshop.

Why? I would probably describe my style as smart-casual. I love blush colours, especially light pinks.

Who? YouTube star Zoe Sugg has a really cute style. I like how she follows seasonal colour schemes for her outfits and I also love her Instagram feed.

Karen Lyttle (28), administrator, Londonderry

Wore what? Jumper, £35, Topshop; coat, £45, Matalan; hat, £12, Pull & Bear; skirt, £10, boots, £15, both Primark; bag, £35, Accessorize.

Why? I’m really embracing autumnal colours at the moment. I would say my style is usually quite feminine — I wear skirts and boots a lot.

Who? I think Claudia Winkleman has a unique look.

Aideen Byrne (22), student, Dundalk

Wore what? Jumpsuit, £15, New Look; top, £6, bag, £10, both Primark; coat, £45, boots, £20, both Boohoo.

Why? My style could be described as smart-casual. I tend to wear darker colours, but sometimes I’ll add a pop of something brighter.

Who? Love Island’s Francesca Allen is so stylish. Her look is playful and different.

Cliodhna Daykin (25), lawyer, Belfast

Wore what? Dress, £7 (sale), Debenhams; coat, £30, boots, £10 (sale), both New Look.

Why? I love bright colour blocking and a good bargain.

Who? I admire icons like Audrey Hepburn and Sofia Loren and more recently, Meghan Markle. I just prefer a classic, conservative look.

Katherin Farries (31), personal shopper, Belfast

Wore what? Jumper, £35, Mango; skirt, £20, boots, £35, both Topshop.

Why? My style has been described as ‘Marilyn Manson meets Audrey Hepburn’. I just love the rock classic look.

Who? Belfast blogger Avril Keys caters to all ages, while NI influencer Elanna McGowan brings her American charm to her cute style and fellow personal shopper and blogger Maria MacFarlane rocks a good ‘dress and boots’ combo. It’s good to support local bloggers.

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