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Looks presented at the Brown Thomas spring-summer 2024 show (L-R): Celine, Richard Quinn, JW Anderson and Victoria Beckham

“Fashion is always the common denominator,” Shelly Corkery, the fashion buying director at Brown Thomas, told the Business Post shortly after wrapping up the luxury retailer’s spring-summer 2024 presentation.

It might seem self-evident, but Corkery’s description is on the nose for the 100 looks that graced the 15th floor of the Exo Building on Dublin’s docklands – the tallest commercial building in the city – to a room packed with fashion press this week.

“That ...