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SHUTTERBUG: At the Marks & Spencer Autumn/Winter 2013 Collection Launch

Melanie Morris and Carmel Breheny

  Ireland’s top fashion media descended upon Dublin’s Royal Hibernian Academy on Wednesday evening for the official unveiling of the M&S autumn/winter ‘13 collection. Top stylist Catherine Condell produced an impressive fashion show, which saw tops models including Sarah Morrissey, Angelica Salamao and Thalia Heffernan rock the major trends for the season including London … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG: At the Marks & Spencer Irish Food Market 2013

Derbhal and Declan Leavy

    To celebrate its Irish suppliers and the launch of the ‘Produced in Ireland’ cookery series, Marks & Spencer hosted an Irish Food Market in Dublin last week. The event was attended by over 200 guests from the fashion, food and entertainment worlds, who all enjoyed the gorgeous fresh produce that M&S has to offer this season. Guests were treated to iced tea … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG AT THE ST. PATRICK’S DAY VIP BRUNCH IN THE ROOFTOP RESTAURANT AT M&S GRAFTON STREET

Nicky and Georgina Byrne

  A host of well-known Irish personalities and their families turned out in style to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the Rooftop Restaurant at the M&S store on Grafton Street on March 17th. Invited guests were treated to champagne on arrival followed by a full Irish breakfast supplied by a range of Marks & Spencer’s Irish suppliers. Conrad Digan and Carmel Breheny of … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG AT THE LAUNCH OF THE MARKS & SPENCER SPRING/SUMMER ’13 COLLECTION

Tara O'Connor and Carmel Breheny

  Earlier this week, over 100 of Ireland’s top fashion and lifestyle press were treated to an exclusive preview of the M&S spring/summer 2013 collections. The press show was hosted in the Georgian surrounds of Wilson Hartnell’s Dublin offices and showcased the key trends from M&S for the season ahead. Stylist Catherine Condell and M&S Ireland Marketing Manager Carmel … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG AT THE MARKS & SPENCER CHRISTMAS FOOD PRESS SHOW 2012

Kieran Harnett

In celebration of all of its Irish suppliers, Marks & Spencer hosted an Irish Christmas food press show in the rooftop restaurant of its Grafton Street store last week. Over 130 guests were treated to festive cocktails upon arrival and invited to explore the gastronomic delights featured at the various food stalls, all of which showcased the very best of Irish produce at M&S this … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG AT THE LAUNCH OF THE MARKS & SPENCER AUTUMN/WINTER 2012 COLLECTION

Helen Martin and Declan Leavy

Ireland’s top fashion media descended upon Marks & Spencer’s Rooftop Restaurant in the Grafton Street store at the unveiling of the store’s autumn/winter collection earlier this week. Stylist Catherine Condell produced the up-tempo show, which focussed on the major trends for the season including Modern Military, Demure, 21st Century Remix, Arts & Crafts and Gothic Romance. Guests … [Read more...]

SPRING/SUMMER 2012’S TOP TRENDS MADE SIMPLE

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CANDY COLOURS Ice cream shades and candy colours are amongst the season’s biggest trends. As if the shock of wearing anything brighter than grey and black isn’t enough, you’ve got to mix and match them all up too! Penneys and A|wear have nailed this trend and the key to pulling it off is to mix touches of candy colours with white, denim and blue. Left: Textured bodycon dress, from … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG AT THE MARKS & SPENCER SPRING/SUMMER FASHION SHOW

Ita Smith and Lisa Duffy

Over 200 of Dublin’s fashion sets turned up to see Marks & Spencer unveil their spring/summer collection on last week in the historic surroundings of City Hall on Dame Street. Top stylist Catherine Condell produced the show, which focused on the major trends for the season including Park Avenue, Miami Kitsch, Track Stars and Culture Clash. Top models Thalia Heffernan and Christina Toal … [Read more...]

HOME MAKEOVER

Conran

Want to add a bit of sophisticated flair to your home? It only takes a few touches to turn your house from drab to fab, and if you need a bit of inspiration, check out the Conran Exclusive Design collection at Marks & Spencer. Get sleek and stylish shelves, drawers and decorative pieces that will brighten up any room - and this week you can do it for much less, with 20% off Conran goods. … [Read more...]

ELAINE BUTLER-DOOLIN’S VALENTINE’S BEAUTY WISH LIST

Valentine's Gift Guide

We have come to know St. Valentine’s Day as a day of love and sentiment when lovers exchange gifts and cards to express their affections. Some say it’s a day created by the greeting card industry but personally I love to receive a gift (or two!) sent with love. Here is my wish list for Valentine’s day. You don’t have to spend a fortune to give something special! As the song goes … [Read more...]