Paul Costelloe with Nicholas, left, and William, two of his three sons whose paintings are about to go on show in an upcoming art exhibition in Dublin. Photograph: Andrew Wiard

Paul Costelloe is a very busy man. He’s hard to catch, constantly travelling between Asia and London, where he is based. But he is about to return (...)

A model presents a creation from the Bora Aksu Spring/Summer 2015 collection during London Fashion Week today. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters.

“The future of fashion is digital” according to Natalie Massenet , chairman of the British Fashion Counci, at the launch of  London Fashion We(...)

At the launch of  the Dunnes Stores autumn winter collections, a   red funnel-neck coat, €60, in store  at the end of September. Photograph:  Kieran Harnett

Dunnes Stores stages its first major fashion show in six years tonight at its South Great George’s Street flagship store in Dublin. “Dunnes is much (...)

Plate by Diulio Forte, from ‘Meditation on plates, inspired by Lord Charlemont’s Casino’

The Casino at Marino is a gorgeous puzzle box of a place. Like Doctor Who’s Tardis, it seems much bigger on the inside than out, and it includes all m(...)

The BAI’s compliance committee acted on foot of a complaint from listener Barbara Smith, who said RTÉ radio presenter George Lee had simply “laughed off” remarks by Paul Costelloe (above) which she described as “repugnant to women, and dangerous”.

A suggestion by the fashion designer Paul Costelloe that young Irish men in London are “damaging a lot of young English virgins … and more power to th(...)

After playing a prominent role at the historic banquet for President Michael D Higgins in Windsor Castle hours earlier, Sabina Higgins returned to (...)

Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip, Sabina Higgins, Queen Elizabeth and President Michael D Higgins watch a ceremonial welcome at Windsor Castle yesterday. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

Yesterday’s engagements at Windsor Castle and Westminster highlighted the sartorial choices of President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina on t(...)

Joan Tighe, who died recently in Dublin aged 91, was a leading fashion journalist and a devoted chronicler of the antiquities of her native cit(...)

Arnotts is driving its Love Irish Design initiative for the second season running.

There is no doubt that Ireland is choc-a-bloc with British fashion retailers and imported design in both homewares and accessories. But as a counterwe(...)

Left: Blue shirt, €80, jacket, €325, bow tie, €30, all Gagliardi, blue pants, €100, Brooks Brothers, tan belt, €45, Ted Baker, pocket square, €35, Paul Costelloe Right: Print shirt, €125; cardigan, €120; trousers, €135; belt, €65; all Reiss; knit tie, €95; Hackett, socks, €12; Polo Ralph Lauren, shoes, €145, Tommy Hilfiger, wallet on table, €355, Coach, leather iPhone cover, €69, Carve
Mad for men

‘I rish guys are much more open to suggestion as to what they could or should be wearing – there is so much information out there in social med(...)