RSVP Magazine

Style Icon: Jackie O

A woman of many names: Jacqueline Lee Bouvier, Jackie Kennedy, Jacqueline Onassis, Jackie O. She was known to the world as first lady to the president of the US, a mother to Caroline and John, patron of the arts, a book editor and a timeless style icon. But there was no doubt where her heart […]

A Man With A Plan: Derek Ryan

Former boyband sensation Derek Ryan on becoming a county singer-songwriter, the desire to become a father, and making his parents proud. Derek Ryan’s name is relatively new on the Irish country music scene, although the 28-year-old is a seasoned performer. After spending much of his late teens and early twenties in successful boyband D-Side, he […]

Limerick Lady: Celia Holman Lee

The renowned style queen on remaining effortlessly glamorous and classy, being at the helm of her successful model agency business, and the joys of being a grandmother.   To look at Celia Holman Lee as she steps in front of the camera, it is easy to see that this woman knows her stuff when it […]

Hollywood Icon: Rita Hayworth

The Life of A Love Goddess Born as Margarita Carmen Cansino, Rita Hayworth began her career as her father’s dance partner and later went onto grace the silver screen in many popular productions. The Brooklyn native found success upon moving to Hollywood; she appeared in 61 films over 37 years and was one of the […]

Hollywood Icon: Greta Garbo

Alone and Independent – The First Modern Woman Many would argue that Greta Garbo was the ultimate Hollywood starlet. She was even placed fifth in the American Film Institute’s list of greatest female stars of all time. The star would have celebrated her 106th birthday this September. Greta is often associated with the Hollywood of […]

Music Icon: John Lennon

The Life of Lennon This year on the 9th October 1940 John Lennon would have turned 71. It is hard to believe that the man who has been known as so many things; a song writing legend, the original Beatle, a peacemaker, a campaigner and an artist had achieved so much despite the fact that […]

RSVP caught up with the five stars of Girls Night The Musical – Lorraine Keane, Hilda Fay, Jacinta Whyte, Sharon Sexton, Sorcha FurLong,

They’ve packed up their babies, partners, mammies, lipstick and high heels to bring a hit musical extravaganza all around the country. Girls Night The Musical is bursting with energy and packed with hit songs, and its five stars, Lorraine Keane, Hilda Fay, Sorcha Furlong, Jacinta Whyte and Sharon Sexton joined us recently at the Morgan […]

Celebrity Anti-Ageing Treatments

They never seem to age like the rest of us, so RSVP checks out three of the best celebrity anti-ageing treatments around!   Gwyneth Paltrow loves…..The Clarisonic Mia This innovative cleanser is about to become bad skin’s new BFF. The rechargeable hand-held device gently and effectively cleanses the face using a soft brush that sends sonic […]

Model Queen: Andrea Roche

Celebrating 35 Years of Warehouse, Ian Galvin meets Andrea Roche To celebrate 35 years of Warehouse, I knew immediately who I wanted to shoot in the key looks for autumn/winter 2011 – Andrea Roche. Warehouse has stood for many trends, styles and occasions over the years, and has been a dominant fixture in many women’s […]

Kiwi Boy: Brent Pope

Brent modelling at the Kare4Kasey celebrity fundraiser It’s been twenty years since New Zealand rugby star Brent Pope left his homeland to settle in Ireland, and fifteen years since he first graced our screens on RTÉ as a rugby pundit. RSVP discovered that there is so much more to this witty, genial, gentle giant than meets […]

Keepin’ it Country: Patrick Feeney

Patrick Feeney on his success on the country music scene, and his relationship with girlfriend Joanne.   It seems that Patrick Feeney’s success knows no bounds. The 28-year-old Sligoman has been a regular fixture on the country music since the age of 14, when he began his career singing with his father. Good Thing Going […]

Best Friends: Ian Galvin and Karen Millen

Designer Ian Galvin talks to best friend Karen Millen about life as she turns 50, and how their friendship has sustained them through the challenges they have overcome in their lives. Karen Millen is one of the most synonymous names when anyone thinks of the fashion industry, or in more recent years – of interior […]

Finely Tuned at 50: Ian Dempsey

Today FM DJ Ian Dempsey on turning 50, outgrowing  his shyness, dealing with the recession and still being in love with his wife Ger after 31 years. From his days dealing with the zaniness of Zig and Zag on Dempsey’s Den, to being one of the most popular DJs on breakfast radio, the soothing voice of […]

More Than A Woman: Mary Byrne

Singing sensation Mary Byrne on love, being a mother and battling with her weight. From sitting at a till in Tesco to singing for the Queen, it is safe to say that Mary Byrne’s life has been transformed in the past year. The woman from Ballyfermot with the amazing voice, who came fifth in The X […]

The Contender: Tommy Fleming

The singer and Celebrity Bainisteoir on his love for his craft, his rocky beginnings in the music industry and how he has learned to mix business with pleasure! As the youngest of six children, Tommy Fleming was accustomed to a life of sharing the spotlight. However all of that was set to change in his […]

Flying Without Wings: Georgina Ahern Byrne

Georgina Ahern Byrne on being a mother, having a famous family, life with Nicky and the boys and the end of Westlife.  When Georgina Ahern Byrne walks into the RSVP photoshoot at ClontarfCastle, she radiates happiness and contentment. Life is great for the Malahide mother-of-two, who is ultra-polite and gentle and the easiest person to […]

Country Roads: John McNicholl

Country singer John McNicholl on how Daniel O’Donnell helped kick-start his career, coping with his mother’s illness, and why marriage and babies aren’t for him – at the moment!   Friendly Derryman John McNicholl began his working life as a chef, but soon discovered that music was his calling. This talented singer and his band […]

An Audience With His Grace

Funnyman Brendan Grace on hanging out with Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr, staying at the top of his game on the comedy circuit, and bouncing back from his recent health scare. In over 40 years of top-class comedy, Brendan Grace has always been true to his craft, never wavering or following the latest fads […]

Entirely Reba

Country music sensation Reba McEntire on her long singing and television career, the importance of family and friends, and the devastating plane crash that killed her band and manager. Country legend Reba McEntire has been at the top of her game for 36 years, and the popular singer has shown no signs of slowing down […]

RSVP’s Top Ten Chick Flicks

We at RSVP felt it was time to pay tribute to that special entity that makes us laugh out loud, causes us to sob uncontrollably, and awakens a desire within us to quote with passion and conviction. Yes ladies, we are talking about the chick flick. From life-long friendships to dramatic love stories, these films […]