Shop of the Week – POP by PPQ for Very.co.uk
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Shop of the Week – POP by PPQ for Very.co.uk

Hello world, For all those of you following British designers, the duo that is PPQ isn’t unknown to you. In fact, they’ve carved quite a name for themselves since they were founded back in 1992 for incorporating art and music into their designs and have rightly so gathered themselves quite an array of celebrity fans. …

SCOPE magazine issue two shoot, A Modern Marriage
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SCOPE magazine issue two shoot, A Modern Marriage

Hello world, For the second issue of SCOPE magazine, I thought I’d try something a little different with our fashion shoot. This time, I thought we’d tell a political story on the issue of the civil partnership bill that was brought into law in Ireland on the 8th of July. So here we told the …

Lookie what I bought – red fur scarf
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Lookie what I bought – red fur scarf

Hello world, Today I found an absolute bargain in one of my favourite vintage shops in Dublin, last week’s Shop of the Week, Lucy’s Lounge in Temple Bar. There’s no need in telling you how amazing this vintage clothes, knick-knacks shop, but I thought I’d put up a post and show you this amazing real …

I want this dress – Jenny Packham dress on Gossip Girl
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I want this dress – Jenny Packham dress on Gossip Girl

Hello world, It’s been a while since I paid attention to Gossip Girl and the fashion on this once ground-breaking show, partially because season three was just so bad; but I was perusing an old favourite site, www.gossipgirlfasshion.net and I came across this gorgeous dress. The dress is Jenny Packham and it comes from the …

Shop of the Week – Lucy’s Lounge
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Shop of the Week – Lucy’s Lounge

Hello world, For this week’s shop of the week, I thought it’s about time we cover something other than the high street and here I recommend my absolutely favourite vintage shop in Dublin, Lucy’s Lounge in Temple Bar. This shop holds everything from women’s clothing to knick-knacks, to vintage accessories, to toys, home decor and …

Dolce and Gabbana autumn/winter 2010 ad campaign and Madonna
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Dolce and Gabbana autumn/winter 2010 ad campaign and Madonna

Hello world, The new ad campaign for Dolce and Gabbana autumn/winter 2010 collection were released a few days ago and here and the images. Just like the spring/summer collection, it is once again fronted by Madonna themed around an Italian family setting. The photographs were shot by Steven Klein in Harlem, New York, and Milan …

Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – Armani Privé
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Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – Armani Privé

Hello world, Armani Privé’s haute couture collection for autumn/winter 2010/11 debuted in Paris yesterday, and while it may not get as much celebrity or press attention as the likes of Elie Saab, Chanel or Christian Dior, for me it never fails to disappoint. Georgio Armani in my opinion has always been the king of understated …

Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel
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Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel

Hello world, Today it was the turn of Chanel, Armani Privé and Givenchy to showcase their latest haute couture collections, but I’ll focus on Chanel first. This season proved to be much darker in theme than the Spring/Summer couture collection, with colours such as ochre, burgundy, navy and camel. the dresses resembled a dark tapestry, …

Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – John Galliano for Christian Dior
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Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – John Galliano for Christian Dior

Hello world, The first of the couture shows of the week was Christian Dior, and as usual John Galliano pulled out all the stops for his couture show. This collection was heavily inspired by flowers, as can be seen in the props on the catwalk to the dresses and to the Stephen Jones created headpieces. …

Forget the high street – Paris is hosting the Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 collections
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Forget the high street – Paris is hosting the Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 collections

Hello world, For the next week, I’m gonna take a week off from covering fashion on the high street or vintage wear, and focus purely on my first love, designer and couture wear. It’s the most fabulous time of the year, when we get to oggle the beautifully crafted outfits and sigh with longing as …