Monday, April 23, 2018

LONDON FASHION WEEK Our Fab Four Irish designers lead the fash pack

Big changes are afoot in fashion reflecting what going on in society. Irish designers at London Fashion Week are at the forefront of these...

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK The highlights from Autumn Winter 2018

The usual frantic pace of New York Fashion Week may have slowed to a leisurely stroll for the fash pack for Autumn Winter 2018,...

MORE RISKY THAN RISQUÉ How to wear the vinyl trend now

Vinyl, the kinkiest material of them all, has decided she wants to be treated like a lady for once. No longer content with being...

PLAYTIME Irish Jewellery Designers join in on the fun of more is more

Remember when you were a kid playing with your mother’s jewellery box and putting everything on at once? Well Spring Summer 2018 is strikingly...

WHO SAYS THEY’RE WOMEN’S CLOTHES? The rise of gender neutral wear

  ‘You don’t wear women’s clothes anymore, how come?’, says I to Eddie Izzard, the comedian known for his cross dressing. He looked me dead...

RED CARPET FARCE Aisling O’Loughlin calls for an end to this cattle mart system...

I always thought it was the most inane, tiresome, throw your eyes to heaven question of them all but what are you supposed to...

THE PERFECT TANGO As Dancing with the Stars takes over we look at how...

As hard as it may be to separate the dance from the dancer it’s more complex still to prise apart dance’s influence over fashion...

PEAK ATHLEISURE Why this trend is jogging straight into 2018 leader of the pack

  Athleisure: The trend for gym bunnies and couch hoggers alike and everybody in between. Comfort is winning, style not so much, but at least...

TRENDS REPORT Our top five fashion trends for 2018

It’s been a remarkable year for fashion with comfort and over the top expressionism winning out as we welcome the New Year with a...

WARDROBE CLEAR-OUT Dump your junk and clear your head for 2018

It’s the ultimate first world problem. Too many clothes. Too much junk. Not good for the head is it? I started my wardrobe clear-out...