Bottle-blue silk sweater with sequins, €239 by Sian Jacobs at Emporium Kalu in Naas and at Seagreen in Monkstown and Ranelagh (; black taffeta skirt, €462 by Dice Kayek at; gold and steel ring, €150 by Stonechat Jewellers, Westbury Mall, Dublin 2

When Coco Chanel suggested checking oneself in the mirror before leaving the house, and removing one item, she had surely forgotten about the one even(...)

Mukluk sheepskin-lined boots, €215 by FitFlop; purple suede ankle boots, €260 by Violavinca at; beaded collar jumper (€25), coloured skinny jeans (€20), link-chain shoulder bag (€15), fringe detail boots (€20), all at Heatons; grey coat (€149), white lace top (€79.95), white jeans with embroidery, (€79.95), beaded belt (€39.95), fringed boots (€199), all by Isabel Marant for H&M

It’s unlikely that Nancy Sinatra’s These Boots are Made for Walkin’ would do quite as well today as it did in the year of its release, 1966, if the bo(...)

Clockwise from main: Marina & the Diamonds sporting Natalie B Coleman designs; Turkish-born designer Umit Kutluk; Dublin styling powerhouse Grace Moore

Angela Scanlon. Her documentary Oi Ginger is top of the RTÉ Player charts at time of writing, and her own star is in the ascendant – she has been prof(...)

Number 3 Kilteragh Road, in Foxrock, Co Dublin, is the first on the road – number 1 was never built, meaning that this family home has all of the s(...)

From the outside, 20 Clareville Road, in Harold’s Cross, for sale through Sherry FitzGerald, looks like any other three-bedroom semi-detached home on (...)

Fran in Love/Hate

Were we to channel our forebears, Halloween would be a time of papier mache, cardboard boxes and black plastic.Still, it seems that pop culture has be(...)

Ballsbridge Gardens, an apartment development built in the mid-1990s by G&T Crampton, is tucked away off Shelbourne Road in a private, gated de(...)

Printed blouse (€79.95), skirt (€119), cape (€169), all from Avoca (; Red sweater (€120); printed dress (€165); belt (€35), all by NW3 Hobbs at Arnotts; Coat (€109); top (€40), jeans (€47.50) and scarf (€27), all Limited Collection at Marks & Spencer (

We had such a mild September that last week’s wet, wintry weather, though hardly unseasonable, seemed to come out of nowhere. No settling-in period, w(...)

Corina Gaffey

The capsule wardrobe has become fashion’s great myth: we think that all true fashion “experts” are choosing from a minimal wardrobe of classic pieces,(...)

FROM LEFT: tulip coat, €35 at Penneys; knitted PU front jumper, at Topshop (£46 at; metallic pencil skirt, £165 by Jaeger at; pink cropped trousers, £19.50 at; bow-detail coat, €605 by Red Valentino at Brown Thomas. BOTTOM ROW: cashmere socks, €40 (50 per cent of all October sales go to Irish Cancer Society) at Monaghans Cashmere; leather brogues with Perspex heel, €755 by Simone Rocha at; crew-neck jumper, €25 at Dunnes Stores; handwoven horse-hair necklace on 22ct gold chain, €70 by Daniela Cardillo at

It has been difficult to imagine pink being cool. Sure, we’ve been wearing it on our lips, in the fabric of our undergarments, in bright neons and hot(...)