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Emily O'Brien

Festival Style

The music festival is fashions most important summer event. It’s a place where anyone whoever they are can play with style and experiment wearing whatever they please because there definitely will be some crazy outfits. A music festival is a…

Revamping Tired Hair

Fact: Hair gets fed up, just like the rest of us. In the winter months, it can become dry and brittle far too easily. It can lack bounce and take us into Spring with no volume or life. As we…

Menswear: Transitioning your Wardrobe for Spring

Winter time has finally gone (although the weather may not show it). So what do you do with your winter wardrobe? It’s time to ditch all the heavy jackets and boots and start adding some colour to the threads. Try…

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Favourite Fashion Bloggers and Vloggers

Fashion Bloggers are currently taking the internet and fashion world by storm. Whether they are using words and pictures or videos, there is an abundance of bloggers to choose from. Here I have chosen my top three, ready for your…

Wedding Wear on a Budget

An Irish summer time can often mean one thing, and one thing only: wedding season. From April onwards, the invitations start flooding in and the panic begins. How on earth can I afford all this? While we can’t help you…

Brand Focus: Zara

Take a stroll around Henry Street, Grafton Street or Dundrum Town Centre, and you’ll be greeted with  a variety of clothing, footwear and beauty brands to make even a fashion maven dizzy with excitement. Ireland has come a long way…

The Best of Vintage in Dublin

More and more people are hunting for vintage clothing. Dublin is packed with vintage stores, many of which are around the city centre. More often than not, charity shops like “Respect” will have a great number of old gems; you’ll…

Transitioning your Wardrobe Between Seasons

We’re well on our way in semester two by now. People are starting to hang out at the lake again and this can only mean one thing: better weather! While we warmly welcome the approach of summer, the transition between…

Writer’s Choice: Most Inspirational Fashion Designer

When I saw this article title I thought, this one is a no-brainer. The world’s favourite pop star turned international fashion designer Victoria Beckham is the most inspirational woman of the decade according to a recent poll by Grazia Magazine…

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The Essentials: Make-Up Brushes

There was once a time when we associated dedicated make-up brushes with professional make-up artists, while we daubed our foundation on with our fingers and splodged on our eyeshadow with scratchy foam applicators. However, thanks in part to the advent…

Menswear: Labels to Watch in 2015

From looking at the various labels presenting their line of clothing on the catwalks around the world, Ami by Alexandre Mattiussi and Robert Geller’s collections stand out the most. Ami’s Spring/Summer collection has a bright and youthful essence with strong…

The Easter Fashion Parade

“In your Easter bonnet, with all the frills upon it, you’ll be the grandest lady in the Easter parade”. Today we have moved very far away from the Easter Bonnet and the tradition of buying a springtime outfit for Easter…