Sligo Fashion Trail 2016

Sligo Fashion Trail | modaFix

So it’s nearly here: the first ever Sligo Fashion Trail! Join us this Thursday, 1st December from 11am. What is it exactly? It’s a very exciting opportunity for our retailers, independent stores, local designers and businesspeople where customers and onlookers will be treated to a truly unique shopping experience – the first of its kind […]

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Teen Scene | Winter Lookbook 2016

This week I’d like to welcome guest blogger Emily Howard to modaFix. Emily is a TY student with a penchant for fashion and design and I’m delighted to have her on board to contribute as part of her work experience. This is a first for modaFix blog, but we all know how difficult it can be figuring out […]

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Cáit & I | Christmas Shopping

We’re nearly there! You gotta love Thursdays. Since it’s a day for late night shopping, I wanted to tell you about an event that’s taking place this evening. It’s at local store Cáit & I. They’re offering 10% off all stock so you can get started on your Christmas shopping. Cáit & I stock Irish Design and […]

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Review : Keane On Style

Keane On Style | ModaFix

It’s the weekend! Hope you’re having a great one – resting and spending time with friends and family. Last night (Friday) my mum and I took a last minute trip to the Twin Tree Hotel in Ballina to attend Keane On Style. It’s a roadshow hosted by Lorraine Keane, Ireland’s original fashion and beauty guru. We’re lucky […]

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Dernish Island Links ¦ Martina Hamilton

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Hey folks! I’m back with another design-related post. You may have read about Martina Hamilton’s brand new collection ‘Island Link’ in my recent edit on Sligo Design Week during which the well-known jeweller and founder of The Cat And The Moon and Hamilton Gallery told us about discovering ancestral connections to Dernish Island. We were very lucky to catch […]

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Oriental Trend | Xposé

It’s nearly the weekend! Here’s a simple and affordable autumnal look that anyone can recreate: it’s featured in the October issue of Xposé magazine. The trend I was asked to interpret was the oriental trend, however, it’s not a favourite trend of mine. I didn’t go with the obvious Asian prints or embroidered floral garments. […]

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What I wore | London Fashion Week

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Style is something individual.  I always maintain that it’s each to their own as everyone’s sense of style is so unique. Why would you conform, be so obvious, play it safe… and want to look the same as everyone else? Mixing fabrics, textures and styles is something that is true to my personal style. I like to […]

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London Fashion Week | House of iKons


What a weekend!  I got the chance to go to London Fashion Week – an event I’ve always wanted to do attend. LFW used to take place at Somerset House, but has since moved to Soho with many shows taking place at Brewer’s Street Car Park. However, there are peripheral events dotted all around the […]

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Project by LX | Recycled Wetsuits

Project by LX | modaFix

In this month’s column for Sligo Now Magazine, I tell you about a fantastic new label called Project by LX, which is just about to launch. The range of products are up-cycled from wetsuits, kites and bike-tubes to name but a few materials. The launch-product portfolio consists of laptop cases, unisex wallets and purses. Last […]

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