A model presents a creation by French designer Nicolas Ghesquiere as part of his Spring/Summer 2015 women’s ready-to-wear collection for fashion house Louis Vuitton during Paris Fashion Week today. Photograph: Reuters/Gonzalo Fuentes

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Karen Fitzpatrick wears a Lanvin crepe dress, Sarah Morrissey models a Peter Pilotto two-piece, and Miss Ireland Jessica Hayes wears a Lennon Courtney dress at the Harvey Nichols autumn/winter launch yesterday. Photograph: Alan Betson

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Carol Kennelly from Tralee, Co Kerry, shows her excitement on being named Best Dressed Lady at Ladies Day at the Dublin Horse Show. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times 3:05

The Dublin Horse Show is a delight for the senses.The ripple of applause around the showing ring when a popular horse is beckoned to come forward for (...)

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A model walks the runway during the Louis Vuitton show at the conclusion of Paris fashion week yesterday. Photograph: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images

As Paris fashion week closed yesterday all eyes were on Nicholas Ghesquiere, the new creative head at Louis Vuitton, making his debut collectio(...)

Danielle Romeril, a young Irish fashion designer who is preparing to show at London Fashion Week. ‘Some designers feel like it’s a treadmill. For me it’s really liberating.’ Photograph: Alan Betson
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Blue snakeskin stilettoes, €245 by Lucy Choi at Seagreen; Versace’s Crystal Noir eau de toilette, €43 for 30ml at Boots; River Island’s bouclé coat, €120, comes in cream, baby pink and (pictured) a rich raspberry; Whistles Limited calf-hair satchel, €490

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