Irish fashion designers show off their best work at the launch of the Council of Irish Fashion Designers autumn/winter collections in Dublin yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Fifteen members of CIFD (Council of Irish Fashion Designers) showed a selection of their autumn/winter collections in the sunny top floor studio of Pe(...)

Model L’Or Mayo wearing designs by Lisa Ryder at the autumn/winter collections shown by members of the Council of Irish Fashion Designers, in Dublin, yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

“I’m tired of skinny dresses and ugly shoes. Hate short sleeves. Hate centre-back splits. Hate slouch.” These were among the opinions expressed by vet(...)