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The great cover-up: You thought face masks couldn't become fashionable? Think again...

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Singer Billie Eilish

Singer Billie Eilish

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Singer Billie Eilish

You can argue all day about the merits or otherwise of wearing a face mask, which will become mandatory attire on Northern Ireland's public transport from Friday.

But, while the debate continues, who wants to wear just any old covering?

Remarkably, face masks have become the latest fashion statement - despite the obvious difficulty of making the item fashionable.