Street Trend: Dee Newman and Fifi Coughlan




This week we meet Dee Newman from Crookhaven and Fifi Coughlan from Ballinlough.

Name: Dee Newman

Age: 30

From: Crookhaven, West Cork

Occupation: Brown Thomas sales consultant

Favourite shops: Brown Thomas, Zara and Urban Outfitters

What are you wearing? J Brand metallic jeans, €315; A Marc by Marc Jacobs top, €250; Karl Donohue collar, €350; Kurt Geiger ankle boots, €195

Most expensive item you’ve bought: My Mulberry bag and a fab pair of ankle boots in Milan that cost €480

Best bargain: J Brand Houlihan cargo pant jeans reduced from €365 to €50

Best-dressed celebrity: It is hard to pick just one, but I think Jessica Alba always looks flawless on the red carpet and when she is casually dressed strolling around during the day time.

Worst-dressed celebrity: Britney Spears

How much do you spend on fashion per month? Too much

Worst fashion faux-pas: I know a few girls will laugh at this when they read it. I remember a stage we all went through in teenage years of black trousers and tops turned up to show off the midrif. Yikes!

Name: Fifi Coughlan

Age: 16

From: Ballinlough, Cork

Occupation: Student

Favourite shops: Urban Outfitters, Topshop

What are you wearing? Jeans, H&M, €16; Polo neck, Tesco, €10; Hat, River Island, €27; Jacket, vintage, €12; Doc Martens, €100

Most expensive item you’ve bought: Doc Martens for €100

Best bargain: A tweed coat from River Island reduced from €75 to €30

Best-dressed celebrity: Kate Moss, Agyness Deyn

Worst-dressed celebrity: Cheryl Cole

How much do you spend on fashion per month? As much as my parents give me!

Worst fashion faux-pas: Wearing too much eyeliner


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