Metropolis: Magpie flying high

Irish designer Danielle Romeril has learned her trade in Paris, London and Italy, and now she's causing a stir in her native land, writes Lisa Brady.

24th February, 2013
Cotton poplin T-shirt with lace dot sleeves and apron detail €345; black metallic lace dot pleat skirt €357.

The criticism levelled at cutting edge design that it is beautiful but unwearable is not one to be levelled at Irish designer Danielle Romeril.

"It's all very well producing an overly daring conceptual work, but I want to make covetable objects that are creative but beautiful - pieces women really want to wear," says the fashion newcomer.

Her objective seems to be working: the 29-year-old Dubliner pulled off the ultimate fashion coup by showcasing her...

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