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Sticking Their Necks Out

Sticking Their Necks Out

Dairine and Keira Kennedy’s can-do attitude led them to set up their own Irish luxury scarf collection, KDK

Taking Stock: Dunnes Stores' Carolyn Donnelly

Taking Stock: Dunnes Stores' Carolyn Donnelly

From latest fashion collection The Edit to an eponymous homewares line, Donnelly has one of the most fluid roles in Irish retail

The players’ club

The players’ club

A Scandinavian label has teamed up with the Dublin footballers and hurlers for its autumn menswear collection, writes Elaine Prendeville

Kilkenny at the cutting edge

Kilkenny at the cutting edge

Fashion at Kilkenny Shop has had a makeover, with a new buyer and new direction

She’s in fashion

She’s in fashion

Being Pippa O’Connor is a lucrative business – and the woman herself is well aware that having the common touch holds the key, writes Elaine Prendeville

Cashmere On Delivery

Cashmere On Delivery

Designer Ros Duke favours the gentle touch, making all her cashmere pieces by hand rather than on industrial machines

A beautiful construct

A beautiful construct

Spanish designer Josep Font has gone against type to become an unlikely hero in the fashion world with his Delpozo label

Power and the glory

Power and the glory

Female empowerment is a theme at the heart of Brown Thomas’s new autumn/winter collection, says its fashion director Shelly Corkery

Putting Their Best Foot Forward

Putting Their Best Foot Forward

Arnotts department store unveiled its autumn/winter collection last week with an eye firmly on the future, writes Elaine Prendeville

The genuine article: Helen Cody

The genuine article: Helen Cody

On the advent of the release of The Shirt Project, the designer reveals why she wants to put real women front and centre when it comes to her creations

Master Stroke

Master Stroke

If the thoughts of an itsy bitsy teenie weenie yellow polka-dot bikini fills you with dread, fret not: Marcella Franklin has stylish swimwear covered with her Haight range

Fairweather friends: what to wear on holiday

Fairweather friends: what to wear on holiday

For laidback LA chic, a don’t care attitude and perfect get-away-from-it-all gear, Sarah Staudinger’s Staud label is the only option

Slow hands: Three champions of the slow fashion movement

Slow hands: Three champions of the slow fashion movement

Have we had our fill of fast fashion? Ruth O’Connor speaks to craftspeople for whom the bespoke approach is essential

The big blow-out

The big blow-out

The trend for weekly blow-outs has crossed the Atlantic, with a wave of dedicated blow-dry salons popping up here. Beauty expert Caroline Foran lists some of her favourites

Go your own way: fashion designer Róisín Gartland

Go your own way: fashion designer Róisín Gartland

When the fashion designer decided to close her business 13 years ago, she found the freedom she craved