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Some weekend reading – the Katie Taylor edition

In case you missed it, the New York Times has published an amazing “what a lovely Irish lass” piece on Ireland’s golden girl, Katie Taylor. “She is the epitome of the strong-willed Irish lass”, says Barry Bearak. To be sure, to …

Fri, Aug 10, 2012, 20:18

   

In case you missed it, the New York Times has published an amazing “what a lovely Irish lass” piece on Ireland’s golden girl, Katie Taylor. “She is the epitome of the strong-willed Irish lass”, says Barry Bearak. To be sure, to be sure.

Pics of Doutzen Kroes, before and after Victoria’s Secret sanctioned photoshopping, have emerged online. The weird thing is, it’s almost impossible to tell what is reality and what is unreality. She’s that perfect.

New online shopping site Atterley Road has launched – and, though I didn’t know this at the time of writing my post about it, the site is edited by Ireland’s own Lauren McCreery.

John Fairchild, founder of W magazine and Womens Wear Daily, is profiled by Vanity Fair. He sounds great – although I wouldn’t want to get on his wrong side . . .

A Girl, A Style posted part two of her 30 Things Before I’m 30 list – have you ever done one? I’m considering it but I doubt I’d be successful . . . I don’t even think I’ve got through last weekend’s to-do list.

The Guardian asks if the age of the model is over; are real people usurping the fashion models?

Karl Lagerfeld’s cat, Choupette, was profiled by i-D magazine. And by Harper’s Bazaar. Because that’s how famous kitty cats roll.

Hession Hairdressing got a new A/W lookbook done – and they’re giving away a hair makeover! But you have to be in it to win it . . .