Saturday, April 10, 2021

BOLD MOVE Mena Ryan on her passion for print

From Limerick to London, designer Mena Ryan is making her mark with her explosive prints and uncompromising approach to style As the middle child of...
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LOST LEGEND Clodagh of Dublin’s unacknowledged acclaim

Aisling O'Loughlin on the fascinating story behind a vintage label 'Clodagh of Dublin' and how one woman's singular vision brought international acclaim, except at...

AUTUMN BEAUTY Aoife Walsh’s Burning Ambition

With her flaming red locks and seductive beauty, Tipperary teacher turned model Aoife Walsh's star has been on the rise since winning the Miss...

OUT AND ABOUT Our pick of Seriously Individual looks

Our Style Spotters were spying on you!  Exquisite.ie loves these looks With those dashing looks and confident style, Alex Pavel caught our attention in The...

STAR APPEAL Modern A-lister looks from the vintage vaults

As a child, Naomi Fitzgibbon took Dress Up possibly a little too seriously and to this day enjoys nothing more than finding vintage gold....

SPRING ROUND-UP The best of Irish fashion

Spring is the most optimistic time of the year for fashion as we celebrate colour, striking prints and a more relaxed approach to our...

HIJABI BARBIE A symbol of repression or a sign of inclusiveness?

  There’s a new Barbie in town and she’s wearing a hijab to cover her head, chest and hair. The Mattel doll is based on...

SUSTAINABLE VOGUE? Or is the fashion bible just striking a pose?

What’s this? Vogue magazine has gone all sustainable. You’ve got to be kidding? The fashion bible that...

AGE APPROPRIATE DRESSING Is it relevant anymore?

Mutton dressed as lamb. Lamb dressed as mutton. Age appropriate dressing. What does it even mean any more? The whole charade has been blown...

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...