RSVP Magazine

RSVP’S WOMEN OF STYLE: GRACE O’ Sullivan

In the latest instalment of the series, Co-Owner Of Online Accessories Boutique Glitz n’ Pieces  Grace O’ Sullivan talks life, career and style with RSVP’s Blathin de Paor. CAREER Your path into the industry… Just a little under a year ago I began my first year in college studying Entrepreneurship & Business in I.A.D.T with […]

RSVP’S WOMEN OF STYLE: AMANDA KEVLIN

In the latest instalment of the series, Fashion stylist, Amanda Kevlin talks life, career and style with RSVP’s Blathin de Paor. CAREER Your path into the industry….. I started off in my teens as a model and continued part time when I started working. My first job in the fashion industry was when I was […]

RSVP’s Women Of Style: Ciara Walsh

In the latest instalment of the series, Marketing Communications Manager at ŠKODA Ireland, Ciara Walsh talks life, career and style with RSVP’s Blathin de Paor. CAREER Your path into the industry… When I was doing my undergraduate degree in DIT, I took an internship in the Marketing Department of News International for six months & […]

RSVP’S WOMEN OF STYLE: PAMELA LAIRD

In the latest instalment of the series, Freelance Nail Artist, Pamela Laird talks life, career and style with RSVP’s Blathin de Paor. CAREER Your path into the industry… It started with my mum really. She opened up the salon we’re in now, the Beauty Parlour, about twenty one years ago, so I grew up here […]

My Style: Brid McDonald

Fresh from showcasing her creations at her graduate show, up-and-coming fashion designer Bríd McDonald is a name you are going to be hearing a lot more of over the next couple of years. This month, Bríd chatted to RSVP about the fascinating inspirations behind her designs, her excitement ahead of working with the acclaimed Joanne Hynes, and Ireland’s budding fashion scene. How […]

RSVP’S WOMEN OF STYLE: HOLLY SHORTALL

In the latest instalment of the series, Fashion and Celebrity Illustrator, Holly Shortall talks life, career and style with RSVP’s Blathin de Paor. CAREER Your path into the industry… I’ve been drawing since I could hold a pencil and was just always drawing away. I did fashion design for a year when I left school […]

RSVP’S WOMEN OF STYLE: SUZANNE JACKSON

In the latest instalment of the series, So Sue Me’s Suzanne Jackson talks life, career and style with RSVP’s Blathin de Paor. CAREER Your path into the industry… I was made redundant in 2009 from the recruitment industry, so I was trying to find something that I could get my teeth into. I saw a […]

RSVP’S WOMEN OF STYLE: LOUISE O’ REILLY

In the latest instalment of the series, plus size model and blogger Louise O’ Reilly talks life, career and style with RSVP’s Blathin de Paor. I CAREER Your path into the industry… While doing my degree in international relations in DCU, I really just fell into being a curvy model. I steadily started booking jobs […]

RSVP’S WOMEN OF STYLE: Ailbhe Lynch

In the latest instalment of the series, Make-up Artist, Ailbhe Lynch talks life, career and style with RSVP’s Blathin de Paor. CAREER Your path into the industry… I studied make-up for Film, TV and theatre in IADT for two years. I always loved fashion and beauty make-up so when I graduated I started testing for […]

RSVP’s Women Of Style: Ellen Kavanagh

In the latest instalment of the series, owner and creator of Waxperts, Ellen Kavanagh talks life, career and style with RSVP’s Jane Haynes. CAREER Your path into the industry… I began in luxury retail, working for beautiful brands like Louis Vuitton. Then, ten years ago I retrained and entered the beauty world. Five years ago I […]

This Week We’re Loving…Monochrome!

It’s one of the season’s hottest trends and we’re not surprised, considering the fact that monochrome is – and has been for decades – the ultimate choice for chic style. Whatever way you rock the trend in the coming months you’ll be right on the money, so why not add a touch of black and […]

Irish Women Reluctant to Budget Beauty Habits During Recession

Budgeting. A word detested by women the world over, especially when it affects their retail and beauty therapy! However, a recent survey conducted by Pembroke Communications on Irish women’s style and beauty habits, revealed that more than half of Irish women are not overly concerned with pesky recession budgeting, and do in fact treat themselves […]

Get A Booty Like J-Lo and Beyonce!

Forget Pippa Pants – the new trend buzz around the RSVP office at the moment is all about Penneys Pants! Our favourite budget-friendly high street store is now stocking the ultimate bum enhancing pants, in the form of their Bootilicious ‘bum implant’ underwear! The pants, which feature ample padding in the cheek areas, are designed […]

Movie Star Glamour At Kilkenny!

If you’re looking for a vintage fashion fix or if you want to channel movie star glam for a special occasion, then look no further than the Fee G line available now from Kilkenny shops in Nassau St, Galway, Cork and Cashel. Designed by Fiona Heaney, Fee G shows us how to wear fashion that’s elegant […]

Fashion Fix: Candy Girl

We’re all pretty amazed that it is absolutely FREEZING despite the fact that we are almost in April! What happened to our usual early sneak peek at summer around this time of year? Even though the temperatures are lower than they were in December, we’re looking to summer to cheer ourselves up and warm the […]

Fashion Trick Of The Week: Adjust-A-Button

Don’t you just hate when you’re feeling particularly bloated and your usually perfectly-fitting jeans are that little bit too tight? Or when you’ve bought a new pair of skinnies that fit you like a glove, apart from that ever so slight muffin top they create on your hips? Well we’ve found the perfect fashion fix […]

Pyjama Party

There’s nothing more enjoyable at this time of year than spending a relaxing night in front of the fire in your brand new pyjamas! Whether you love the cosiness of a fleece onesie or you prefer to go for something a little more luxurious when it comes to your nightwear of choice, there are endless […]

Karl Lagerfeld Weighs Into Controversy – Again!

  Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld has done it again. Having hit the headlines recently for saying that Adele is too fat, Pippa Middleton’s face is unattractive, and “fat mummies” are ruining fashion, his latest comments about weight have once again propelled him into the spotlight. Speaking to Channel 4 News,  Karl expressed his belief that […]

Catwalk Closet: Check Out Our Picks For A/W 2012

With the autumn/winter season now upon us, it’s time to ditch the light, bright summer gear (did it ever really make an appearance in the first place?) and start thinking about your new season purchases. It’s all about texture and structure as leather, peplum, and military make a huge comeback. Mix and match these trends […]

Coast to Coast Party Glamour

We here at RSVP are loving Coast’s autumn/winter 2012 collection. We were delighted to get a sneak preview at Newman House recently, and all we can say is that it has truly set the standard for red carpet dressing this season. Its unrivalled collection of couture-inspired pieces are sure to secure you the top spot […]