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SHOE LUST: Camouflage Trainers from Zara

Camouflage trainers, €59.95, Zara

Camouflage prints have been around in menswear for decades and the last couple of years have seen a resurgence in the popularity of this masculine trend. Shirts and jackets are the obvious choices but I absolutely love these camouflage trainers, which despite the print are incredibly versatile and can be worn with most casual wear options, especially jeans and cargo pants. €59.95, from … [Read more...]

WATCH AND SWOON: ZARA’S AUTUMN 2012 CAMPAIGN VIDEOS

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We are huge fans of Zara here at The Daily Update. They produce affordable, bang on-trend fashion collections that just keep getting better from season to season. And now they’ve produced a super-sleek and sexy ad campaign for Autumn 2012 featuring Freja Beha Erichsen in the womenswear video and the smouldering Jon Kortajarena and Sean O’Pry in the menswear offering. For your viewing … [Read more...]

DUNDRUM TOWN CENTRE SOS WEEKEND

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Dundrum Town Centre will host a series of fun fashion events on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd April as part of the Shop Our Style (SOS) weekend. Taking place on Level 1 at 12.30pm, 2.30pm and 4.30pm on both days, catwalk shows will highlight sizzling summer looks from House of Fraser, River Island, Massimo Dutti, Zara, Penneys, Next, Karen Millen, Coast and many more. From the perfect preppy … [Read more...]

TANYA GRIMSON’S FASHION WISH LIST

penneys €19

This week’s selection is a melting pot of styles with a definite air of optimism to them. I hope you enjoy. Helix platform shoes, €90, www.asos.com  These platform shoes from ASOS instantly caught my attention, as again they seem much more expensive than they actually are. Platforms are still big news this season, heels may have come down dramatically with kitten and smaller block … [Read more...]

TANYA’S CHRISTMAS WISH LIST

Kelli Boutique - Amaya Arzuaga Black Leather and Gold Dress - High Res

I have put together some items that I consider my ultimate Christmas wish list. Some items are pricier than others because at the end of the day, I have been a very good girl this year, and I think Santa knows this! Dress, €799, by Amaya Arzuaga at Kelli Boutique This black and gold leather dress from Amaya Arzuaga is at the top of my wish list; wish being the operative word with that … [Read more...]

TANYA’S WISH LIST

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Pin-up pendant, €180, at www.etsy.com/people/Jlbjewellery I love this quirky 1950s inspired pin-up pendant from one of our own jewellers, Janice Moger Byrne. Janice is known for her retro and kitsch jewellery range, featuring skulls, dog bones and other variations of curvaceous silhouettes in sterling silver. And most importantly, now more than ever, it is so important to shop locally and … [Read more...]

TANYA’S WISH LIST

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I have to make a point of going to see the Glamour of the Gods exhibition, a vintage collection of photography featuring screen legends of our time. Famous faces such as Marlene Dietrich, James Dean, Vivienne Leigh, and Marlon Brando are among the few immortalised in print by famous photographers of the time. The exhibition is housed in the National Portrait Gallery, London and will end on October … [Read more...]

TANYA’S WISH LIST

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Besides the obvious essentials, these gorgeous pieces will be part of my Electric Picnic style wardrobe; Jimmy Choo Chesire boot, €285, Brown Thomas. Jimmy Choo has launched a collection of wellies in association with Hunter this winter, and continuing on with this theme, he has also created these beautiful riding/welly boots that are to die for. They tick so many of this season’s boxes, … [Read more...]