How do we explain to our daughters that we live in a world of don’ts?
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Here’s why your mam keeps telling you to do the Lotto this weekend
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Ready to make skincare a priority this year? Start with this powerful range
Ready to make skincare a priority this year? Start with this powerful range

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5 inspirational books perfect for reading with your little ones
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Jennifer McShane

‘Your Golden Girls are like soul sisters – you’ll see their heart-wrenching sobs and their belly laughs’
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Leonie Corcoran

Planning a kitchen renovation? Here are some Irish kitchens for inspiration
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Marlene Wessels

Cancel culture: ‘Where do we draw the line between opposing views and mob mentality?’
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A relationship counsellor’s take on the ‘living apart together’ trend
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Attending multiple weddings this year? How to save money as a guest
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This beautifully finished architectural home in Leitrim is on the market for €335,000
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Want Need Love: The January Edition


By Olivia Keating
03rd Jan 2017
Want Need Love: The January Edition

New year, new fashion: because the one resolution we can actually keep is a wardrobe refresh. Compiled by Olivia Keating.

Footwear favourite

Put a pep in your step this January with Sarah Jessica Parker’s capsule shoe collection exclusive to Net-A-Porter. Speaking about her 16-piece collection, Parker wanted to create ?a party for the foot?, offering ‘shoes that are [of] the finest quality, handmade in Italy, and silhouettes that are feminine, strong, surprising and timeless.? Get ready to conquer the city in style.

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Accessory To Covet

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From David Hockney to Kazimir Malevich and Picasso Toreros, Gucci’s geek chic has met its match in Olympia Le-Tan’s collection of art-inspired book clutches. Hockney book clutch, €1,490 at farfetch.com.

STELLA JEAN – BENETTON

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The best look to rock after a food-fuelled Christmas break? Look to Benetton’s new capsule collection designed by Stella Jean and take comfort in oversized knitwear and relaxed silhouettes. What’s even better? It’s easy to wear, with punchy graphic prints that are super-stylish. Just add a carefree smile, and a little bit of sass… Prices range from €47.95 to €349.

TO HAVE AND TO HOLD

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There’s always space in my wardrobe for a standout bag, especially when the designer is Irish. This structured tote is handcrafted in Italy using bovine leather and 18ct rose-gold plated brass hardware. Wear crossbody or hold in your hand – either way, this piece is sure to make an impact. Iona bag, €930 at arranfrances.com.

STYLE vs STEAL

Be prepared for any occasion, no matter the budget.

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Happy-days toe cap boots, €103 at Topshop Vs ?Toe cap ankle boots, Proenza Schouler, €1,459?at farfetch.com