So the country is in the throws of Picnic Fever as we all prepare to say adieu to our summer, with one last Hurrah. This is the last excuse we have to get our summer wardrobe out, as we all root out the Child Of Prague in the hope of a scorcher of a weekend....
Everything was booked…. anxiety had transformed to excitement and the countdown was beginning. White long stem lilies surrounded every angle and overflowing each side of their cradling golden stands filling the room with a beauty that took the guests breath away. Petals lay covering the walkway not showing even
Choosing a flattering print for my body shape used to have me running for the hills. Because I am a curvy girl I used to think I had to avoid prints altogether, images of Big Momma running wild in my imagination clouding my judgement. What I have in fact learned is that there is a print and...
The Zip Yard, Ireland’s leading clothing and alterations boutique is delighted to have raised over €10,000 for a second year in a row to support the Irish Cancer Society’s Paint it Pink campaign. The amount was raised through a range of activities in each of the 26 shops nationwide including a Sew Pink...
We’re delighted to show off the creative work that the team in The Zip Yard Douglas have carried out on their clients garments over the past few days. Have a look below and we’d love to hear your feedback!!
Valentino is all about monochrome this season. Black and white, sharp lines and beautifully constructed outfits with shoes and bags to match. Monochrome has long been a popular look down through the decades, both casually and formally and especially from valentino. Whether it be work wear of something to wear for
Tis the season to begin layering! Everyone seems to love autumn, where you get to ditch the string vests and flip flops and begin layering cottons and knits and begin to don your favourite cardigans, coats and boots. Here are the 5 most wearable trends for autumn 2015: Flares Yes, flares! They are back with...
Ok ladies so here we are again heading into Autumn/Winter and this is probably my favourite time of year to shop. I love my winter wardrobe more than any other time of year. But it doesn’t come without it’s own obstacles. Dressing for your body shape is all about balance. The best way to flatter...
As some of you may have seen, The Zip Yard were featured on Ireland AM a few weeks back by Irish stylist and blogger of the moment, Ciara O’Doherty so what better to dedicate today’s #TBT Throwback Thursday to than some of our hottest restyled pieces for
It’s half way through the summer ladies and you should have your summer wardrobe in order at this stage. But, for those of you who don’t why not stick around to see our Top 5 Summer Fashion Trends of 2015. 1) Khaki Has been in the stores and on the runway for over 40 years now...