Wednesday February 26, 2020

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

16th July, 2017
Dress by Delpozo with boots by Balenciaga

Consensus is a rarity in the world of fashion. At last Tuesday’s Brown Thomas autumn/winter preview, however, consensus was clear: this was easily the most thrilling show presented by the department store in several years. From new labels, including the show-stopping Delpozo from Spain, to new shapes and fresh, surprising prints, it was an invigorating snapshot of a season less ordinary.

After the show, I spoke with Shelly Corkery, Brown Thomas’s director...

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