Irish Fashion Innovation Awards

March 7, 2012

Daily Digest

Irish Fashion Innovation Awards

Aspiring fashion designers will once again battle it out as the third annual Irish Fashion Innovation Awards take place at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Galway city on Thursday, 5th April.

The Irish Fashion Innovation Awards is a contest for aspirant designers and students from fashion colleges throughout Ireland. Viewed as one of the most prestigious fashion events in Ireland, it showcases the highest expression of creativity from the most innovative and enthusiastic young designers of Ireland. Categories include – ‘Student Designer of the Year’, ‘Accessory Designer of the Year’, ‘Jewellery Designer of the Year’, ‘Milliner of the Year’, ‘Designer of the Year’ and ‘Ones to Watch’.

Pictured is celebrated milliner Mark T. Burke, winner of ‘Accessory Design of the Year’ at the 2010 award. Since his win, Mark has been commissioned to design pieces for numerous weddings and race meetings, most notably he designed the headpiece for winner of Best Dressed Lady at the 2010 Punchestown Festival.

Mark returns to this year’s awards as special guest as he presents a specially commissioned collection for the event’s finale. Tickets for this year’s Irish Fashion Innovation Awards are priced at €30. Tickets include pre-show drinks and canapés and each guest will receive a goodie bag upon arrival. For more information or to buy tickets for the event, contact 091-384350, log on to or search ‘Irish Fashion Innovation Awards’ on Facebook.


We’ve got a set of tickets to the Irish Fashion Innovation Awards to give away! To enter, simply email with your contact details. Please LIKE us on Facebook and sign up to our newsletter to enter (just fill in your email in the box on the top right of our website) ! Competition closes on Thursday 15th March at noon.

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One Response to “Irish Fashion Innovation Awards”

  1. Joanne Says:

    Love Galway, Love Fashion & Love the Radisson therfore would love to be there on the 5th April-)

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