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The future’s bright: Arnotts’ autumn/winter collection

The future’s bright: Arnotts’ autumn/winter collection

Arnotts’ autumn/winter collection is all about light colours and ‘dressing to lift your mood, especially in darker days’

A cosy twosome: Irish designer duo join forces

A cosy twosome: Irish designer duo join forces

Two are better than one as Susannagh Grogan and Elaine Madigan team up to showcase their two collections

Putting on a good show: The new collection from Dunnes Stores

Putting on a good show: The new collection from Dunnes Stores

Instead of trying to create trends, Dunnes Stores’ latest collection is happy to reflect them, writes Elaine Prendeville

The long game: Louise Kennedy's new collection

The long game: Louise Kennedy's new collection

A new season at Louise Kennedy will always pique interest, and this autumn/winter is testament to the power of forward thinking

All tomorrow’s Parties

All tomorrow’s Parties

Bold prints, flared trousers and a touch of restrained sparkle: Elaine Prendeville selects 20 appealing pieces from the new-season arrivals at Arnotts

The fabric of society: Dublin designer Caroline Kilkenny

The fabric of society: Dublin designer Caroline Kilkenny

Careful cutting and special fabrics form the backbone of Caroline Kilkenny’s glamorous new collection

The legend of the fall: Cliona O'Brien's pyjamas dream

The legend of the fall: Cliona O'Brien's pyjamas dream

When putting together her first line of designer pyjamas, Cliona O’Brien looked back to Irish folklore for inspiration

Reinventing the self

Reinventing the self

Extrovert? Introvert? Or both, depending on the hour? The new season at Brown Thomas has arrived, and with it comes a whole new set of personalities

Peak practice: Freya Oatway's millinery mission

Peak practice: Freya Oatway's millinery mission

With headwear having a moment, milliner Freya Oatway is determined to capitalise on the trend, writes Ruth O’Connor

Dual identity: Designer Anna Guerin's sustainably made fashion brand

Dual identity: Designer Anna Guerin's sustainably made fashion brand

Anna Guerin’s debut fashion brand The Dualist weaves exquisite Irish textiles and peerless tailoring into a sustainably made collection of Donegal tweed coats

Beauty and the banal: The Dundalk designer breaking the rules

Beauty and the banal: The Dundalk designer breaking the rules

Andrew Bell uses the latest technology to produce brilliantly engineered designs which simultaneously try to move away from the destructive nature of our disposable culture

The handmade tale: A Donegal cause goes global

The handmade tale: A Donegal cause goes global

Model-turned-clothing entrepreneur Faye Dinsmore has no desire to build an empire, but rather to revive a dying industry, one hand-knitted sweater at a time

Designing the future: This year's Future Makers

Designing the future: This year's Future Makers

Future Makers, the bursary programme, now a decade old, has given early support to some of the nation’s most gifted designers. This year’s crop is as dazzling and singular as ever

The future of fashion

The future of fashion

How will the fashion industry survive what many are calling its ‘year of reckoning’? Ruth O’Connor investigates

Change is constant

Change is constant

The newest crop of NCAD fashion graduates display a heady mix of influences in their graduate collections, from an opera-singer grandmother to the Repeal movement