1970’s chic: suede coat, €1,240, Theory; dress, €446, Diane Von Furstenberg; glasses, €315, Miu Miu, all Brown Thomas. Hat, €19.99, River Island

If there’s one period that continues to dominate present day fashion it’s the 70s as this shoot styled by Carmel Daly illustrates. The vogue reache(...)

NIAMH O’NEILL An NCAD graduate who made her design debut with her 2012 autumn-winter collection, having honed her skills in London, Paris and N(...)

 Maria Boardman wearing a red mesh dress by Maje, and Thalia Heffernan wearing a Needle & Thread hand-beaded dress at the launch of the BT2 Spring Summer Collection  in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times 0:45

“This store is about streetwear and occasion wear,” said Shelly Corkery of Brown Thomas, launching BT2’s spring/summer collections yesterday with a sh(...)

Peter Pilotto for Target

The recent glut of designer/ high-street collaborations (think the much-hyped but slightly flat Isabel Marant collection for H&M) may have left(...)

Left: Knit vest (¤240) by M Missoni; Skirt (¤320) by Anna Sui, both at Arnotts. Shoes (¤85), at Office. Middle: Shirt (¤47), skirt (¤33), and shoes (¤80), all from River Island. Right: Jungle print tee (¤95), by Michael Kors; skirt (¤285), by Marc Jacobs at Brown Thomas; shoes (¤65) at Office

Classical fashion thinking would have us believe that one patterned item is enough to set off an outfit: a printed tee with a pair of plain jea(...)