“Brown Thomas in Dublin will celebrate Fashion’s Night Out, the Vogue magazine initiative to give fashion a boost in tough times, on Thursday, September 8th, with a special in-store boutique dedicated to contemporary Irish fashion, jewellery and accessory designers.
Appearing in the shop will be well-known players such as Lucy Downes, Eilis Boyle and Heidi Higgins, along with newcomers Emma Kate Manley, Sean Byrne and Natalie Coleman
Customers will be able to see the extraordinary leather work of award-winning Una Burke, Susannagh Grogan’s beautiful scarves, along with hats from upcoming Galway milliner Mark Burke.
The line-up of jewellers includes Sadhbh McCormack, Mette O’Connor and Tuula Harrington, who recently opened her own shop/studio in Cork. Others jewellers showing their mettle will be Rachel Swan, Trish Goodbody, Emer Duffy, Laragh McMonagle and Eily O’Connell. The Irish pop-up shop on the second floor of Brown Thomas will remain open until Sunday, September 18th.”
DEIRDRE McQUILLAN The Irish Times – Saturday, September 3, 2011
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