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Nature girls

Nature girls

Dublin-based sisters Dairine and Keira Kennedy drew inspiration from flora in the woods for their latest collection of cashmere sweaters, writes Elaine Prendeville

Pattern play

Pattern play

Central St Martins graduate Mary Callan’s knitwear is luxe, fun and locally made. She tells The Magazine how a love affair with design has steered her from the off

Attention Seeker

Attention Seeker

Having caught the bug young, and interned with no less than Philip Treacy, Freya Oatway of FAO Millinery is creating hats and headpieces for people who love her marriage of luxe fabrics and a modern approach, writes Elaine Prendeville

Lustre for life

Lustre for life

Pearls are back in fashion, and Irish design house Inner Island brings a new aesthetic to this timeless gem

Digital Designs

Digital Designs

Diffusion was a stalwart of suburban fashion, a name known to many a well-heeled woman, and one whose store closure continues to surprise.

Ultra lounge

Ultra lounge

Irish unisex label Reuben Avenue is rapidly gaining fans from the Middle East to New York with a focus on luxurious, minimalist pieces that ooze ease and sophistication. What’s more, the brand’s campaign has just struck gold with fashion’s rising star

Fashion: The right stuff

Fashion: The right stuff

A protégée of both Roland Mouret and Mary Katrantzou, Irish womenswear designer Cleo Prickett has launched her first collection of tailored ‘classics with a twist’. She tells Jessie Collins how she carved out her niche

Form and function

Form and function

Designer Niamh O’Neill is back with new shapes and bright ideas for autumn

Layering up

Layering up

MoMuse’s latest collections update its contemporary take on classic fine jewellery by challenging its usual minimalist aesthetic, writes Jessie Collins

Irish fashion's fab 15

Irish fashion's fab 15

It’s been a significant year for the Irish in fashion, with breakout names making international waves as the local design scene produces daring new players. Ruth O’Connor dusts down her little black book to share the 15 names to know in the business of Irish fashion

Pleasure principle

Pleasure principle

Deborah Veale’s first personal collection in a decade offers more than a nod to the ’90s aesthetic

Time to take cover

Time to take cover

Monochrome, houndstooth and check are all embraced by this autumn’s new styles

Classy, chic and comfortable

Classy, chic and comfortable

Fiona Heaney’s new collection might include indulgent fabrics and embellishments such as sheer jacquard, wool, cashmere, beading and feathers, but at the same time, it’s probably her most wearable to date.

Elegantly waisted

Elegantly waisted

French women are universally admired for their easy, elegant cool - and there are few cooler than fashion stylist and Marc Jacobs muse Camille Bidault-Waddington

Buy it, Gram it, return it

Buy it, Gram it, return it

A strange new trend is emerging in fashion retail - the ‘selfie purchase’, later returned to the shop. Conversely, a look at what style seekers are buying and keeping sheds a light on what people want from ‘the shopping experience’ right now