Sunday, June 24, 2018

THE ART OF THE BACKHANDED COMPLIMENT The encouragement you do not need

'You’re not half as fat as you look on the telly,’ used to be my favourite backhanded compliment when I worked on the box....

SINGLE DISCRIMINATION Desperate measures for a desperate inheritance tax law

Single people have no platform unlike married couples, same sex civil partners, people with disabilities, the LGBT community, Travellers or farmers when it comes...

WHERE’S ME JUMPER? There’s no need to freeze for fashion with these Christmas jumpers

From the red carpet to the pub, we have finally succumbed wholeheartedly to the jumper as embellished cashmeres and alpacas add a level of...

SAOIRSE RONAN Flying high despite the SNL turbulence

  Red carpets can be hit or miss affairs, for the actresses on them who are being picked apart for their style choices and for...

MEGHAN MARKLE Why Harry’s woman is more than just a suit

You’d want to be made of stone not to feel a little fuzzy for Love’s Young Dream Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. It’s the...

BLACK FRIDAY PICKS Exquisite.ie’s top discounts in fashion, beauty and interiors

Here's a list of Exquisite.ie's top picks for Black Friday discounts across beauty, fashion and interiors... DUBLIN HERBALISTS New Baby Collection Usual price €39.95 but 20% off...

FIGHTING FIT The challenge of keeping girls in sport

The amount of young girls dropping out of sports activities like football, rugby and athletics is increasing year by year, by the age of...

THE ARAN LADY How this fisherman’s friend has become a fashion darling

  Who would have guessed? An Aran knitted wedding dress. Somehow this fisherman’s favourite works for bridal. If we were basing the gown’s popularity on...

IRISH FASHION COLLECTIVE Don O’Neill headlines a spectacular night of style

Kerry born, New York based designer Don O’Neill was the star attraction at this year’s Irish Fashion Collective in aid of St Joseph’s Shankill,...

KITCHEN INSPO What makes the ultimate dream kitchen

We have some seriously luxurious kitchen inspo for you as Arena Kitchens Dublin celebrate 30 years in business. Exquisite.ie gets the low-down from director...