Fashion and Beauty
Driven by technology and customer demand, ‘see now, buy now’ will be the biggest shake-up the fashion world has seen since ready-to-wear hit the catwalk, says
Fri, 09 Sep, 2016
Jessica Szohr chose a white Diane von Furstenberg dress with snake-print details for the Hollywood premiere of War Dogs.
Sat, 20 Aug, 2016
Mon, 01 Aug, 2016
Combine aquatic eyes, rosy cheeks, and Hawaiian hair waves to capture the catwalk beauty trends of SS16, says
Fri, 08 Jul, 2016
The maritime heritage of Cork was celebrated yesterday when two majestic yachts sailed into view, one a sleek silhouette of modern motor cruising, the other an ode to a bygone era when ships had masts and rigging and relied on wind for speed.
Tue, 17 May, 2016
If you think that only the truly hip carry off leopardskin,has found out their secrets for you
Mon, 09 Nov, 2015
Eva Mendes wore a Halston Heritage toga and pink mock-crocodile sandals to the Estée Lauder New Dimension Skincare launch in Miami.
Sat, 01 Aug, 2015
Contouring is still one of the biggest beauty trends around and every make-up artist has a different take on the sculpted look.shares five of her favourite tips.
Sat, 25 Jul, 2015
Now in her mid 50s, Barbie’s as cutting-edge as ever, inspiring catwalk couture and Kylie’s tour costumes – and even trying out an all-black Lagerfeld makeover.
Sat, 01 Nov, 2014
Update your makeup for autumn with this season’s hottest colours. Rachel Marie Walsh reports.
Sun, 28 Sep, 2014
Bono and Rihanna had front-row seats as his wife’s ethical fashion range Edun unveiled its spring collection at New York Fashion Week.
Tue, 09 Sep, 2014
From Vince to Hugo Boss to Kenzo, a host of new labels is coming to Brown Thomas Cork. Here we showcase the best looks for autumn/winter.
Sun, 31 Aug, 2014
Jessica Alba nails subtly sexy yet again in this strapless David Koma dress.
Sun, 15 Jun, 2014
Could this really be Ugly Betty? America Ferrera was radiant at the Hollywood premiere of her new film Cesar Chavez.
Sun, 30 Mar, 2014
Who was the fairest of them all? Amy Adams styled herself, Kate Hudson channelled Faye Dunaway, Cate Blanchett wore a nude Armani, and Jennifer Lawrence let it slip, says Rachel Marie Walsh
Tue, 04 Mar, 2014
PJ Gibbons profiles the young Irish people set to make waves this year.
Sun, 29 Dec, 2013
IN January, Belgian designer Diane von Fürstenberg opens Journey of a Dress, a touring exhibition celebrating 40 years of her signature wrap dress.
Sun, 22 Dec, 2013
“Personal style is accepting who you are” – Diane Von Furstenberg. Should you change your style at 40?
Sun, 01 Dec, 2013
TO MUCH fanfare, Apple announced recently that Angela Ahrendts is to resign as chief executive of Burberry and join the inner circle in Cupertino, California.
Sat, 26 Oct, 2013
FASHION and technology don’t appear mutually exclusive. One is aesthetic; the other functional. Yet this surface incompatibility belies untold commercial potential. Hot on the trend radar for 2013 are ‘wearables’ or wearable technology — garments that do more than simply look good. Shoes that detect wireless connections, tracksuit bottoms that tell you how far you’ve been running, social networking t-shirts and textiles with memory storing fibre are just some of the 3.0 gadgetry on the rise. If it sounds like you’ve entered a style tardis; think again. This isn’t a glimpse into the future. It’s happening right now.
Sun, 14 Apr, 2013
This week we meet Geraldine Greene from Clare and Holly Collis-Lee from Dublin.
Sun, 25 Nov, 2012
Drink deeply from this season’s most intoxicating hues says Annmarie O’Connor.
Sun, 23 Sep, 2012
Fashion gets electric this summer with a power surge of neon, bubble gum and candy pink. Can you handle the heat?
Sat, 14 Jul, 2012
Kidnapping survivor Jaycee Dugard plans to remain in hiding until her daughters are mature enough to understand what happened to them, she said.
Wed, 14 Mar, 2012
SORCHA O’Raghallaigh has had three special wedding dresses in her life this year.
Sat, 05 Nov, 2011
Diane von Furstenberg is launching a children's wear collection for Gap Kids.
Fri, 10 Jun, 2011
STYLE icon Georgia May Jagger was in Dublin yesterday to officially launch the seventh annual Fashion Targets Breast Cancer Campaign.
Fri, 29 Apr, 2011
Kelly Clarkson "doesn't care" when she appears on Worst Dressed lists.
Tue, 08 Sep, 2009
WHAT does the Financial Regulator have in common with one of the world’s most famous dress designers, a bishop of France’s Grand Siècle and Scary Spice?
Sat, 28 Mar, 2009
Actress and singer Minnie Driver will launch this year’s Fashion Targets Breast Cancer in Dublin today.
Fri, 25 Apr, 2008
IT was a case of midnight blue making an elegant afternoon impact as the Evian Ladies Day brought a sea of glitz and glamour to the Fáilte Ireland Dublin Horse Show yesterday.
Fri, 10 Aug, 2007
IT was without doubt the Cork social calendar event of the year — Helena Christensen, Jodie Kidd, Ali Hewson, Guggi and Rasher all partying together in the Southern capital.
Fri, 26 Jan, 2007
The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) is set to issue guidelines to designers ahead of the city’s fashion week in February.
Tue, 09 Jan, 2007
IT’S being hailed as one of the country’s largest ever fashion extravaganzas and judging by the level of interest, it just might live up to the billing.
Fri, 24 Mar, 2006
British supermodel Kate Moss will be honoured for her fashion influence at this year's Council of Fashion Designers of America Awards in June.
Fri, 01 Apr, 2005