Turning on of the Christmas Lights.

It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas... in Powerscourt Townhouse Centre! Tonight we witnessed the festive annual ceremony for the turning on of the Christmas Lights- It's official, the countdown to Santa Clause is on! We love seeing our fashionable Autumn/Winter collections from Philip Treacy and Sookyoung Song juxtaposed alongside the vivacious, glowing Christmas [...]

The Irish Fashion Collective 2018

Design Centre were absolutely thrilled to be apart of this year's incredible Irish Fashion Collective 2018 which was held at the Conrad Hotel on Friday 2nd November. Deborah Veale's immaculate organisation of this fashion event was awe-inspiring, collaborating with brands including Sherry FitzGerald, Cara Pharmacy and O Leary PR; all in aid of St. Joseph's [...]

Catriona Hanly AW18

Catriona Hanly's admirably elegant Autumn/Winter 2018 collection is positively charming with its striking lace evening wear as well as Catriona's signature sleeves and cuffs trade mark becoming the theme of this autumnal collection. Think perfectly polished pink hues and ribbon cut-out black blouses and flaired pants, Catriona has pulled out all the stops for her [...]

A Philip Treacy Retrospective.

To celebrate the arrival of Philip Treacy's illustrious Autumn Winter 2018 collection, we at Design Centre wanted to reflect on some of Philip's most memorable editorials over the years since his career launch on our very own shop floor in the Galleria on St. Stephen's Green over thirty years ago. An inspiring rural Irish milliner [...]

Funky Fashion Frolics catwalk show

This week, Funky Fashion Frolics hosted its very first live fashion event in the beautifully fairytale setting of Tankardstown House in Co. Meath. The theme of the night encompassed opulence and glamour, with guests on the night greeted with a prosecco in hand upon arrival at the magically archaic venue. On the night, the myriad [...]