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SHUTTERBUG: At the Samsung Young Designer of the Year Fashion Show

Karen Finnerty, Lou Conlon and Kate Murtagh

NCAD student Claire Lynam was named Samsung Young Designer of the Year 2013 at a fashion show event in Bank of Ireland on Dublin’s College Green last week, beating off stiff competition from an impressive shortlist of 12 designers and picking an impressive prize package that included a Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini smartphone, a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet and an exclusive portfolio shoot with top … [Read more...]



Gourmet Burger Kitchen recently announced its new GBK student deal which will be available in GBK restaurants nationwide from September 2nd. The deal includes a Classic burger and fries for just €6.50. Additional extras include toppings and sauces for 50c each and a bottomless soft drink for just €1.50. The Gourmet Burger Kitchen menu offers an extensive range of freshly prepared burgers to … [Read more...]

THE DAILY UPDATE’S BIRTHDAY: Win a Six-Month Supply of Clarins Double Serum

Clarins Double Serum

First launched in 1985, Double Serum is one of skincare giant Clarins’ flagship products but it has undergone changes over the years, from improved formulation to more convenient packaging. This is the seventh generation of this wonder serum. As the title suggests, it contains two treatments; a gel and a cream – oil based and water based.  As everyone knows, oil and water don’t mix so … [Read more...]

THE DAILY UPDATE’S BIRTHDAY: Win a €100 Life Style Sports Gift Card

Life Style Sports Millie&Gym Scooped Graphic Tee E18 Front

Life Style Sports has just launched its brand new range of Mille & Gym workout wear. Inspired by the Southern California look, the Millie & Gym range combines feminine design with technical performance. The new collection at Life Style Sports is effortlessly cool, comfy and feminine and features a huge choice of brightly coloured basics including leggings and trackpants, tops and … [Read more...]

THE DAILY UPDATE’S BIRTHDAY: Win Family Passes to Tayto Park

Mr Tayto on Rope Bridges(1)

Enjoy Tayto Park for longer – now open 7 days from 8am-10pm this August. With over 100 attractions, including exotic wildlife, play areas, thrilling experiences, great food and a tour of The Tayto Factory, it’s an unforgettable day out for all ages! Tayto Park is a 100% Irish owned company and premium destination for family fun and activities. It's the perfect place to see and learn … [Read more...]

THE DAILY UPDATE’S BIRTHDAY: Win €100 Worth of Delicious Lindt Chocolate Goodies

Lindor and coffee cup

Filled with smooth melting milk chocolate, the Lindt Lindor truffles are enrobed with a delicious Lindt chocolate shell. These mouth-watering bite size delights have been much loved for many years. Each truffle is delicately wrapped in an individual jewel coloured foil wrapper and comes in a variety of delicious flavours: Milk chocolate, White chocolate, Dark chocolate and Assorted. Competition … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG: At the Tommy Hilfiger Summer Shopping Evening

Mege and John Dalton and Vogue Williams

Tommy Hilfiger hosted their annual Summer Shopping Evening in the Grafton Street store in association with The Gloss Magazine last Thursday. Top models showcased the season’s collections, including the preppy Surf Shack capsule collection. Guests were treated to nautical-themed canapés of lobster burgers and cones of beer battered fish and chunky chips, washed down with prosecco and cloudy … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG: At the CARI Summer Lunch & Fashion Show

Cecilia Ahern ,Miriam Ahern and Georgina Byrne

  Miriam Ahern hosted her annual Summer Lunch & Fashion Show in aid of CARI at The Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin recently. CARI provides a professional child therapy and counselling service to children and families who have been affected by child sexual abuse. There are almost 3,000 allegations of child sexual abuse in Ireland each year and CARI provides services to children who are … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG: At the Irish Premiere of The Great Gatsby

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  Irish fashionistas were out in full vintage force  for the  Irish premiere screening of Baz Luhrmann’s eagerly-awaited US Box office smash, The Great Gatsby last week. Guests on the red carpet included Caroline Morahan, special guest assistant make-up artist on the film Catherine Biggs, Charlene McKenna, Sile Seoige, Clogagh McKenna, Lorraine Keane, Brendan Courtney, Sonya Lennon, … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG: At the launch of Suremen ‘Formula Win’ in Dublin with Georgie Thompson


Formula 1 fanatic, TV presenter and sports aficionado, Georgie Thompson got back in the fast lane last week as she teamed up with Suremen to launch Suremen Formula Win. The former Sky Sports News and Sky Sports F1 presenter was joined in Dublin’s Grand Canal Square by RTE rugby analyst Brent Pope and Irish model and DJ Vogue McFadden as she took a test drive in the Suremen F1 simulator while … [Read more...]