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YOUR LIFE Dress,
Break out the shoulder pads, because power
b78.50 dressing is back with a vengeance. It’s all about
Dress, structured, clean lines this season so make sure b21
From b3 River Island. Dress,
Bangles, your clothes match your attitude – confident! Penneys.
F&F at Tesco.
Dress, b70, Jacket,
b86, Gloves, b25,
Boots, b75, Wallis.
Forget rigid, box shapes,
this season’s leather is soft,
feminine and super sexy.
Clutch bag, b31, Wallis.
fashion | Living
More is definitely more this season! Steer away from
simplicity; go for gold brocades, embroidery, big
brooches and chunky, chunky jewellery.
Wow ‘em like you’re on Wall
Street. Next’s new (and b45
very affordable) autumn/ Dorothy Perkins.
winter range is a fantastic
collection of well-tailored
suits, sharp shirts and ties for b52
all occasions. Necklace,
Shirt & tie set b24,
Jacket b81, Next.
NEWS ■ TIPS ■ ADVICE b20
BY LAURA BURY
Tip Off! dare
Looking for that perfect dress? Then look no
further than COVET. The new boutique is a treasu
trove of beautiful, one-off pieces – from vintage gems
to high-end designer samples, including items from
designers such as Roberto Cavalli and Valentino.
pieces in-store are for hire, so you can be red carpet
ready without racking up a bill on your credit card.
Covet, Powerscourt Centre,
South William Street, Dublin 2.
SHAKE YOUR BOOTIES
ght of an
There are some items that must be thou
investment and for autu mn/winter 09, boots are
PEEP TOE where to put your money. Whether you b190
ankle boots, shoe boo ts, flat boots or the very French Connection.
b125 daring (but very in) thigh-highs make River Island.
make that purchase !
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