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.
Louise caught up with Elva Carri, the founder of GirlCrew, an Irish social networking app for women. GirlCrew came about one Friday night when Elva wanted to go dancing in Dublin but had no one to go with. It’s since gone international and has over 100,000 members across 46 cities and has launched in the […]
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.
Cervical cancer kills 90 women in Ireland each year, that’s almost two women a week. Dr Ciara Kelly, medical doctor and health and wellness blogger at The Irish Balance, spoke to Louise ahead of International Women’s Day about the HPV virus, cervical screening and cervical cancer.
The captain of the Irish women’s hockey team is asking parents to encourage their daughters to get involved in sport. Katie Mullan captained the team last summer when they made history by reaching the final of the World Cup. Louise spoke to Katie ahead of International Women’s Day to ask her about the benefits of […]
Cervical cancer kills 90 women in Ireland each year, that’s almost two women a week. Following the CervicalCheck scandal, much fear surrounds cervical screening. Two out of three girls availed of the HPV vaccine when offered to them in school last year, but the Irish Cancer Society says uptake should be 100 per cent. Ahead of […]
The data is sourced from Google trends What would you guess is the most googled term every year when March 8 (International Women’s Day) rolls around… Maybe… Inspiring Women? Women in power? Feminism? Good guesses, but nope. Actually, the term most searched for on International Women’s day, every single year is… International Men’s Day! The data comes from […]
Look for the Golden W! In case you’ve somehow missed it… Today is International Women’s Day. The day we celebrate awesomeness of women. And McDonalds ain’t missing out on the fun! They’ve gone and totally changed their image for today only, flipping the famous ‘M’ to a ‘W’ for women. The fast-food chain said the move […]