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This spacious five-bedroom Cork City home is on the market for €1.1million
This spacious five-bedroom Cork City home is on the market for €1.1million

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A once-bland Dublin apartment has been imbued with a film director’s discerning aesthetic thanks to a thoughtful renovation
A once-bland Dublin apartment has been imbued with a film director’s discerning aesthetic thanks to...

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A modest extension has created a feeling of light and spaciousness in this Balbriggan semi-d
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Inside the glittering Dublin home of jewellery designer, Chupi Sweetman-Durney
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7 Sophisticated Striped Tops


By Marie Kelly
22nd Jun 2016
7 Sophisticated Striped Tops

It’s tempting to think that if the traditional?Breton top was good enough for Coco Chanel, it’s good enough for you and me. But?every modern classic can do with?a touch of reinvention now and then. Here are five fun and fashionable ways to add a little oomph to a maritime stripe.

Add a cool graphic

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Striped T-shirt with motif, €36 (on sale) at bimbaylola.com

Choose a crop

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Bayou top, €108.50 (on sale) at claudiepierlot.com

Inject colour

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Striped top, €29.95 at Zara

Choose feminine detailing

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Striped top, €49.95 at uterque.com

Go cold shoulder

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Off-the-shoulder top, €12.99 at H&M

Go backless

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Striped top, €29 at stories.com

Tie a knot

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Knot front top, €29.95 at Zara

 

 

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