Monday, November 20, 2017

CATRIONA HANLY A special shoot in celebration of the power of the blouse

Irish designer Catríona Hanly’s love of luxury and opulence is no accident considering the grandeur she grew up in and is accustomed to thanks...

THE HANDMAID’S TALE Expect lots of fashion references to Margaret Atwood’s chilling story

  The fashion world has fallen for the austere beauty of The Handmaid’s Tale, the Emmy award winning TV series based on writer Margaret Atwood’s...

VIVA LA REVOLUTION! The great hashtag revolt has spread to fashion

Isn’t it incredible how a hashtag can start a revolution? In the fallout of the Harry Weinstein sexual harassment scandal the #metoo exploded across...

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,...

BAD TASTE The enduring appeal of eye-brow raising fashion

  “A little bad taste is like a nice splash of paprika. We all need a splash of bad taste—it’s hearty, it’s healthy, it’s physical....

CLASHING PRINTS Our how-to guide and favourite picks to shop

Clashing prints are not for everyone but they’re a lot of fun for those with a playful streak. Yes you can look utterly bonkers,...

PINK POWER Why a show of sartorial solidarity can be more powerful than words

  Sometimes when words fail us, clothes can send out a powerful message. Looking down from the podium at more than 300 women all dressed...

THE STATEMENT COAT Make way for the season’s star attraction

This is no time to be shy. The more extrovert your coat this season, the better. Clear a path. The It Coat has arrived...

THE ORIGINAL SUPERMODELS REUNITED But where’s Linda and Christy?

  There was one original supermodel in particular notable by her absence at the tribute to designer Gianni Versace to mark his murder in Miami...