Tag Archives: Irish fashion websites

styleisle on RTE.ie

I recently did a little piece over on RTE fashion all about my style and from whom I get my inspiration….

Fashion Fix with Lorna Weightman

Lorna Weightman

Saturday, 16 July 2011
By Sarah McIntyre

“We caught up with Irish fashion blogger of Style Isle to get the lowdown on her fashion influences, beauty must-haves and favourite designers and high street stores.

Sarah McIntyre: Do you experiment with your look?
Lorna Weightman: All the time. I like to push the boundaries. I wouldn’t say that I conform to trends each season; I take what I like and make it work for my style and sometimes that means diverting from the mainstream. It’s great to test the waters with style by just adding the smallest detail and then gradually building up to wearing something that is a complete departure from your day to day style. Fashion has a learning curve, and the only way to progress, is to take a risk every once in a while.


To read the rest of the article click here


I’m over at Red Radar again!

This week I’m on Red Radar again talking about Better Fashion Week! Here’s a snippet!

“Dublin fashion week may not be on the fashion calendar anymore, but the forward thinking ladies at Redress have come up with an alternative. Better Fashion Week is now on until Saturday May 22nd, kicking off last night with its first public event, an Industry Talk hosted by Irish designer Éilis Boyle. On the panel were designer, Joanne Hynes (my Irish design idol!), stylist Aisling Farinella and Murcia [name to be confirmed] from Parisian label Andrea Crews. Events over the week will include talks and workshops by top industry professionals, including, photographer Andreas Petterson, Steller fashion editor Carina Gaffey, designer Peter O’Brien and RTE Off the Rails presenter and stylist, Sonya Lennon so if you are starting out in the industry, here is your ticket to getting up close and personal with the leaders in the field!”

To read the rest of this article, head over to Red Radar!

70s revival at style tonic

www.style-tonic.com is one of my favourite fashion websites in Ireland, and so, I jumped at the chance to style the “Look of the Week” when it’s lovely owner, Michelle Jones posed the offer!

If you wanna the inspiration for this season, you need look no further back in time, than the 1970s. Mid length skirts, colourful prints, gold accessories- it’s a vintage lovers season of bliss. If you wanna get the look, check out what I put together on style tonic!

Skirt: M by Missoni, €147.50; John Rocha silk chiffon blouse, €214.50; House of Harlow long key chain, €89; Proenza Shouler Tote bag, €297; Susannah Grogan Vintage Saint Scarf, €120.

All items available for purchase via style tonic! If you wanna check it out, just click the link!