Chambray shirt €79 from Dunnes Stores

With the June bank holiday looming and thoughts of free time blooming, now’s the time to start thinking of holiday dressing and summer getaways. Last (...)

Senator Averil Power favours strong colours on the plinth. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Appearances matter; and at certain times they matter more. With an election coming up, clothes can be a silent yet powerful visual language, a w(...)

Read all our Christmas content at irishtimes.com/itschristmas Today’s snow queens are not icy maidens bedecked in ballerina drifts of tulle – i(...)

‘I was feeling very pleaty,” says Peter O’Brien, with his customary reluctance at having to describe his latest winter collection, his sixth for Ar(...)

Black and white trim blazer €70, striped shirt (men’s) €47.50, tights €8, boots €140, cap €20, black belt €24, messenger bag €4,120, leather gloves €54 at Marks & Spencers

Military glam is always in fashion. It’s a look easy to understand and easy to interpret. Take the furry-hooded parka, a mainstream artillery for c(...)