Themed A New Dawn, the annual Arthur Cox Fashion Showcase aims to give Irish designers the strategic support they need to expand their brand at home and abroad. With such a wealth of talent in this country, here’s a sample of what you can expect from the showcase…

Sarah Tansey wearing designer Helen McAlinden and Sarah Morrissey wearing designs by Tina Griffin ahead of the Arthur Cox Fashion Showcase.  Photo: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

Now in its fifth year, the showcase features events in Dublin, London and New York and aims to bring the worlds of business and fashion together, to support Irish designers to be the very best in business as well as fashion. 

Sarah Morrissey wearing a design by Roisin Linnane ahead of the Arthur Cox Fashion Showcase. Photo: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

This celebration of Irish design will held in the iconic Kevin Barry Room in the National Concert Hall, which has undergone a recent transformation to bring a more contemporary touch to the historic venue. The National Concert Hall has long been the backdrop for showcasing some of Ireland’s most prevalent talent, making it the perfect venue to celebrate the best of Irish creativity and design. This year the focus is on elegant office wear for the working woman.

Sarah Tansey and Sarah Morrissey wearing designs by Sara O’Neill ahead of the Arthur Cox Fashion Showcase. Photo: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland
Sarah Tansey wearing a design by Designer Sara O’Neill ahead of the Annual Arthur Cox Fashion Showcase. Photo: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

The Arthur Cox Fashion Showcase will feature a stylish mix of some of the most recognisable names in Irish couture, millinery and jewellery design, as well as up-and-coming creative talents. Designers set to showcase their latest collections will include; Jen Kelly, Niall Tyrrell, Deborah Veale, Rant and Rave, Susannagh Grogan, The Kinsale Leather Co., Christina Goldston, Helen McAlinden, Mary Grant and Helen Steele.

Sarah Tansey & Sarah Morrissey wearing designs by Designer Roisin Linnane and jewellery by Christina Goldston at the launch of the annual Arthur Cox Fashion Showcase, which will be taking place on Wednesday, 24th May in the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Photo: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

The annual Arthur Cox Fashion Showcase will take place on Wednesday, 24th May in the National Concert Hall, Dublin.