Archive | March, 2009

Accessory Alert: Bib Necklaces

March 19, 2009

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Accessory Alert: Bib Necklaces

What are bib necklaces you may ask? Shaped like a babies bib, this supersized accessory stood out on the catwalks recently. Despite the “infant” connotations, celebrities and fashionistas alike have adopted the catwalk look and are wearing bib necklaces to every event they can think of.  So even if you can’t afford to splurge on […]

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Shop Watch: Gap to open in Dundrum

March 18, 2009

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Shop Watch: Gap to open in Dundrum

Nothing says “basics” like Gap. Our favourite clothes shop for hoodies and cotton essentials is set to open a huge, standalone shop in Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin. Gap currently has a concession floor space at Arnotts in Dublin but the new 8000 square foot shop in Dundrum, which is due to open in May 2009, […]

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Celebrating: St Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2009

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Celebrating: St Patrick’s Day

Do you remember when your Mum put a green ribbon in your hair and placed some shamrock on your lapel on 17th March? Although you may not have realised it, you were accessorising, even at that young age!  So, regardless of what you wear on St Patrick’s Day here is an ode to all things which happen to be […]

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Influenced by: Louis Vuitton

March 16, 2009

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Influenced by: Louis Vuitton

The month long round of international fashion weeks ended on Friday 13th March in Paris. Marc Jacobs, who amazed us with his collection for Louis Vuitton spoke of “la crise”. “Yes there’s a crisis” Marc Jacobs admitted, but one can carry on and contribute to beauty, optimism and gorgeousness. You can’t sacrifice the beauty of the […]

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What She Wears: VIP Style Awards

March 12, 2009

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What She Wears: VIP Style Awards

The Peter Mark VIP Style Awards took place last Friday night, 6th March at the Shelburne hotel in Dublin. This year saw 34 nominees competing for three different categories as they battled it out for most stylish woman, man and celebrity couple. This year’s nominees included Amy Huberman, Rosanna Davison, Colette Fitzpatrick, Grainne & Sile […]

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Shop Watch: Space NK in Ireland

March 11, 2009

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Shop Watch: Space NK in Ireland

You may have read about this amazing beauty emporium in our Style City: Belfast report. You can imagine our excitement when we found out that beauty boutique, Space NK, is now open on the Ground Floor of Harvey Nichols Dublin in Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin. Space NK was established by Nicky Kinnaird in the heart […]

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