Social Pics: Magee 1866 Spring Summer 2017 Fashion Show

Some of Ireland's leading stylists joined Charlotte Temple,?retail and?design'director of Magee 1866 and?the fifth generation of the Temple family at the helm of iconic Irish brand Magee?1866, for breakfast and a?preview?of Magee 1866's?SS17?menswear?and womenswear?collections.


?Joining Charlotte?were?leading stylists Holly White, Cathy O'Connor,?Irene O'Brien,?Justine King, and?Rob?Kenny;?Xpose's?Cassie?Stokes;? Deirdre McQuillan, and?many more of Ireland's high-profile fashion press.?Guests were treated to a catwalk show?featuring?the?latest?looks from Magee 1866, with models?Yomiko, Sarah Morrissey and Karen Fitzpatrick?showcasing?the womenswear collection,?while Alex, Stephen, and Darren from Assets?modeled the men's looks.

The?collections reflect?a real celebration of?over?150?years?of?great?Irish design,?and truly capture?Magee 1866's?unique history, while also remaining?on trend,?contemporary and relevant.?For menswear,?attention to detail?is key for the season ahead - think contrast stitch details and colourful opulent pattern linings. Texture and colour play an important part, adding depth and luxury, with key fabrics including?natural silks and cool linens, lightweight wools and cotton.?Styles include occasion suits, jackets, washed chinos, weekend knitwear, classic checks and print shirts.

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The expanded womens wear collection is inspired by the vibrant colours of springtime in Donegal,?with?blues?in varying tones from bright sea blues and navies, to paler sky blues with hints of pinks, purples and creams.?Fabrics include?luxuriously soft silk, linen and cashmere,?with exquisite tailoring, with styles including outerwear, knitwear, blouses, skirts and trousers.?

Visit Magee?to see the full ss17 collection.

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