Saturday, March 28, 2020

MILAN FASHION WEEK Over the top and fun packed

  God bless those Italians. They’re a brilliantly creative, over-the-top lot.  From the Romans to the Renaissance, they’ve never been afraid to push their flamboyance...

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...

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...

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...

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...

SOMETHING FOR EVERY BODY Naughty or nice, we have the lingerie for you this...

There’s nothing quite like the soft lighting of Christmas to encourage sexy lingerie. This festive season there’s something for every body shape, from naughty...

JOAN DIDION At 83 this literary icon still fascinates and inspires

  Literary icon Joan Didion turned 83 this week and that elusively cool, intellectual allure still holds its magnetism for her millions of fans in...

FESTIVE FASHION Boho ho ho chic for the party season

‘Tis the season to shimmer and sparkle with a choice of metallics, velvets, satins and sequins to indulge our wardrobes. Playing with textures is...