Threads of the Town | Sligo

Hey folks! I must say I’m loving Lily Lolly Craftfest again this year. We’ve been spoilt for choice with inspiring talks and workshops. Yesterday, we got to meet designer Lynn Costello Erskine of The Pear in Paper at Cáit & I and even got to print our own lino-print card. Last night saw the opening of […]

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REVIEW: Sligo Fashion Trail

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It was a total success! On Thursday, December 1st a brand new trail hit Sligo. It was the very first of its kind: Sligo Fashion Trail. Following the success of Galway Fashion Trail and Athlone Fashion Trail, it was time to descend upon Yeats’ Country. The Glasshouse We started the morning with a Bloggers’ Breakfast […]

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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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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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Culottes & Crops | Weekend

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Hey folks! I hope you had a fantastic weekend. It’s very likely that you did given the glorious weather we’ve had all weekend. The sunshine always comes as a surprise to me as I never check the weather forecast – just peep out the blinds every morning to see what the day has to offer. […]

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Anna Fashion and Lifestyle Boutique | Sligo

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Great news for Sligo’s fashion scene: Anna Fashion and Lifestyle Boutique is now open at 6 Market Street! I popped along Friday morning to have a look and see what she had to offer. Many of you saw my snaps of the beautiful rustic interiors (by NOC Carpentry) and what garments caught my eye (Snapchat: @moda_fix), which […]

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ModaFix Monday | My Wedding Store Collaboration

Yesterday we announced a brand new feature on modaFix blog. My Wedding Store very kindly approached me to collaborate and bring our readers a series of video blogs (vlogs). In our weekly vlogs (live every Monday) we will be sharing fashion and beauty tips. I produce and present the content and Mick and Brian of My Wedding […]

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Heads You Win | Vintage

Here’s yet another reason to visit Sligo. Brand new vintage store “Head’s You Win” has opened at Water Lane (behind Shoot The Crows). You’ll recognise owner Carol Loynton (‘Chicky’) and her impeccable style: signature red lips, long golden locks and that scent, which fills the store when you walk in. Here she is adding some new treasures to […]

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Fashion Show | Charity Event

Last Thursday at work we organised a multi-lingual fashion show in aid of Sligo Cancer Support Centre and NW Simon Community. It was a TY event and I was the coordinating teacher. It was my first major event to organise within the school and I found it really refreshing to get to know my students […]

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Take a BOW! DIY| Part 3

Take a BOW! In our third instalment of refashioning at Hullabaloo we upcycled old garments and fabric to create one of my personal favourite items to make – bows. They are quite easy to make, once you learn how and I enjoy making them as they were one of the first things I learned to sew. […]

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