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Dublin jewellery designer Eimear Lynch of Ella Green launches Ireland’s first
3d pen created jewellery collection. Dubbed ‘Freedom’, the experimental collection (prices from €225) reflects the liberating design process which eliminates labour-intensive piercing and sawing metal or carving wax. Info: www. ellagreenjewellery.com.
Dublin’s Hen’s Teeth is feted for its marvelous marginalia and miscellany. Take their new line of neckwear (€35 each), designed in house on Fade Street by Mel Keane and inspired by the traditional football scarf, consider these Secret Santa manna for the sports addict in your life, they’ Info: 01-5613036; www.hensteeth.com.
NOW: Vivienne McCarthy from Lockdown Models launches the new @ CorkCityShopping social media channels, an initiative set up by the Cork Business Association and
Cork City Council to promote shopping in Cork City. Expect free weekend parking from 5pm in Paul St and North Main St shopping centres every Thursday-Saturday until January 12. Photo: Sylvia Ridgeway.
Offbeat, irreverent and an instant conversation starter, Hairy Baby tees and sweatshirts have been a guilty pleasure since 2005. The Cork-based online company, now open in Douglas Village Shopping Centre, brings its quirky Irish slogan game to the masses in time for Christmas. Info: 02-14361433; www.hairbaby.com.
Luxury online retailer The Outnet. com launches an exclusive collection by celebrated designer brand, Ellery. Based between Paris and Sydney, the brand’s core signature transcends trends and promotes timelessness, reinventing classic shapes combining masterful cuts and unexpected details. The exclusive edit offers 12 styles in Ellery’s distinctive bold and architectural style, with pieces reimagined in the brand’s innovative fabrics.
Tinsel trousers? Where do we sign up? The savvy Swedes at COS have upped the festive fashion ante with eye-catching culottes that will see you seamlessly through the party season. Oh, they’ve also got a stretch waistband. Nice work. Info: 01-2470980; www.cos-stores.com.