White clothes and red wine don’t mix. But a woman in the UK has managed to turn her wine-stained jumpsuit into a bang on trend outfit…with the help of more wine. Eleanor Walton was at the Ripon Races in Leeds when a stranger spilt red wine on her. A nightmare situation but her friend Mia […]
Katie McGloin from Bundoran has just completed her Leaving Cert but she’s already running a successful business. The 18 year old is the founder of K.T. Clothing Co., Ireland’s first gender neutral clothing company. The company’s mission is “achieve goals without gender roles” and it was set up specifically to allow people to feel comfortable […]
Most women have a drawer full of bras. Some get worn more than others – usually not the sexy push-up ones, but the comfy old t-shirt bras. But how often should you be washing your bras? A Marks and Spencer’s bra fit expert has the answer and it might surprise you. Julia Mercer told The […]
Great news for people stuck between sizes. No one likes shopping for jeans – sizes are different in every shop, it’s impossible to buy them without trying them on, and you have to fork out quite a bit for a decent pair. However, a high street chain is trying to change that with a new […]
Will you be digging out your shirt that you asked your friends to sign on the last day of 6th year? A fashion designer is selling what looks like an old school shirt. Georgian designer Demna Gvasalia, who is behind the brand Vetements, is selling the scribbled-on top for €890. And no, it doesn’t appear […]
Stylist and Creative Director Courtney Smith has made a mini-series on the fashion industry in Ireland. ‘Behind the Seams’, in conjunction with Samsung and Image.ie, showcases the vast career opportunities in fashion and what it takes to break into the industry. Louise caught up with Courtney to ask her why fashion is still seen as […]
Louise chatted to Ciara from Irish clothing brand Beanantees. The company is making Irish cool again with their slogan t-shirts designed and embroidered in Donegal. 10 per cent of sales goes to the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre and the Rape Crisis Network Ireland.
We’re celebrating Irish women on International Women’s Day. Louise spoke to Ailbhe Keane, whose award-winning wheel covers landed herself and her sister Izzy on Forbes 30 Under 30 list last year. Izzy Wheels was inspired by Izzy, who was born with Spina Bifida and is a wheelchair user.
The popular runners apparently always land face up. People are throwing their Vans in the air as part of the internet’s latest challenge. After the awful Cheese Challenge, this is a viral trend we can get on board with. The #VansChallenge began when Twitter user @ibelievethehype uploaded a video throwing her shoes on the floor, […]
Now this is a fashion fail! A kids jumper by H&M accidentally spells out quite a rude (and very Irish!) saying. The reversable sequin jumper spells out both ‘Born to Skate’ and ‘Born to Chill’ when you move around the sequins. However, Catriona Black’s kids made the gas discovery that when you align the sequins […]