Thursday September 24, 2020

Style for rent

Francis Bacon's idiom of Mohammed and the mountain might seem like an unusual fashion reference, but it appears to be as relevant in fashion as it is in many others.

6th July, 2013
Johanna McAleese, owner of new dress rental boutique Starla.

Francis Bacon's much-used idiom of Mohammed and the mountain might seem like an unusual fashion reference, but it appears to be as relevant in the fashion business as it is in many others.

Irish women are no longer content with eyeing Cara Delevingne and Sienna Miller in their gala gowns at the Met Ball, or Nicole Kidman and Olivia Palermo slinking around Cannes in couture creations. We might not be able to get on the...

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