Wednesday, December 19, 2018

HELEN McALINDEN Model of the moment Thalia H shows new collection

With that signature tan and lithe physique, model of the moment Thalia Heffernan perfectly shows off the latest collection by Irish design stalwart Helen...

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...

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...

HELEN MCALINDEN AW18: Shop some of our favourite looks

Black is the new black according to the doyenne of classic cuts, Irish stalwart Helen McAlinden who has returned to fashion’s ever reliable shade...

FASHION UNIFORM Why a signature look can save time, space and money

Fashion maven Olivia Palermo once told me she never stumbles into a sartorial fog. NEVER. Everyday she is confident about her look. That’s impressive...

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...

DEAUVILLE The elegant seaside resort where Coco Chanel began her fashion empire

  Today marks the birthday of Grabrielle 'Coco' Chanel who was born on the 19th of August 1883 in Saumur, Maine-et-Loire in France. To celebrate...

SMART DENIM Once an office no no, jeans get a corporate makeover

Is it still too risky to wear denim to the office? Fashion writer and jean lover Emma Sutton explores the options of Smart Denim... It's...

HELEN McALINDEN On her path to design and who she’d most like to dress

Irish designer Helen McAlinden is known for her grown up, classic designs and elegant silhouettes. The Belfast born, Dublin based designer tells Exquisite.ie which...

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...