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Irish jeweller Chupi’s latest ‘Stars in the Sky’ collection is made for stargazers and daydreamers. Inspired by the wonderful words of Frances Clark: ‘There wouldn’t be a sky full of stars if we were all meant to wish on the same one,’ the latest collection includes sparkling engagement rings, personalised solid gold pieces, zodiac coins and new additions to bestsellers. Available online and at ATRIUM, Powerscourt Townhouse, now. Info: www.chupi.com. LOOK THE BUSINESS
Looking for a bag that says ‘boss’?
Look no further than The Kennedy Handcrafted from French leather in Italy with a labour intensive raw edge construction, this beauty looks the business but also makes an ideal work companion with spacious compartments that hold paperwork, a tablet and similar accoutrements. Available in Jet Black, Kerry Blue, Sapphire, Scarlet and Racing Green. Info: 01-6620056; www. louisekennedy.com. DIARY DATES
Saturday, November 17: Templenoe GAA swap the pitch for the catwalk with a special fashion extravaganza event in aid of the club at the Kenmare Bay Hotel. Expect a showcase of the latest trends form leading boutiques like Phoenix V, The White Room and Avoca; plus, best-dressed prizes and an aftershow party. Tickets: The Blackwater Tavern, The White Room, Finnegans Jewellers and Joules. Info: www.templenoegaa.ie. COLLAB CORNER
Levi’s® has announced its collaboration with 10 x GrammyAward winning musician and actor, Justin Timberlake. Together they are launching the Levi’s® x Justin Timberlake Fresh Leaves collection, a modern take on Levi’s® iconic pieces inspired by Justin’s love of music. The inaugural Levi’s® x Justin Timberlake “Fresh Leaves” collection will available exclusively at Arnotts in Ireland from 4th October. Info: 01-8050400; www. arnotts.com. LOG ON
Like your favourite brands under one online roof? You’ll love Zalando. Curating trends, basics, sports gear and lingerie from labels you love, the result is an effortless shopping experience. Free delivery and free returns within 30 days help, as does the extra 20% off when you subscribe to their newsletter. Info: www. zalando.ie. LABELS ARE FOR CLOTHES
River Island’s ‘Labels Are For Clothes’ campaign has gone viral in its celebration of diversity. Swapping stereotypes for selfexpression, the British high street label showcased its autumn/ winter 18 collection with models of different races, shapes and abilities. The result? An authentic salute to the pursuit of personal style. Info: www.riverisland.ie.