In Conversation with: Margaret Molloy #WearingIrish

When you look at Ireland as a brand –this idea of Ireland.ie- people see it as a country with great food, culture, history but fashion isn’t normally something associated with the land of saints and scholars, enter Margaret Molloy who is changing all of this. For the inaugural Irish International Business Network (IIBN) NY In…

Are Luxury Brands Thriving or Simply Surviving?

Currently, luxury brands are experiencing high levels of growth. Yet these brands have faced more challenges then budget brands in the last few years, especially during the economic crash and subsequent austerity measures. So how are luxury brands coping with this? Many have turned to experiential marketing and built up their online experience to ensure their…

Chloé Dupes

This season Chloé is really making an impact with their accessories. The Chloé Nile bag is especially popular having been carried by anybody who thinks they are somebody at recent fashion shows. I’ve always been quite a fan of the Chloé bags but if like me you do not have over €1000  to spend then here…

Met Gala 2017

The theme for this years Met Gala was Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons. Rei Kawakubo will be the first living designer since Yves Saint Laurent in 1983 to be the sole subject of the fashion exhibit. The Japanese label Comme des Garçons is behind some of the most radical, avante garde pieces of fashion in our…