The inaugural Ireland Fashion Showcase, supported by Irish Design 2015, will be held in the Consulate General of Ireland, New York, showcasing key pieces from the new Spring/Summer 2016 collections from ten Irish designers, as follows: Una Burke; Helen Steele; Heidi Higgins; Fee G; House of Delphine; Lucy Nagle; Jennifer Rothwell; Caroline Matthews; Chupi; and Carol Kennelly. Don O’Neill, Creative Director of Theia, will be a special guest on the evening.
The Ireland Fashion Showcase NYC aims to enhance the profile and reputation of the many emerging and established designer talents within the Irish fashion industry to an international market. The Showcase is co-ordinated by two Irish fashion industry professionals, Marietta Doran, fashion stylist, presenter and show producer, and Orla Diffily, PR, Event & Model Management Consultant, and co-producer of Ireland’s premier fashion industry event, Kerry Fashion Week. The after-party will be in THE GREEN ROOM, Manhattan.
Programme for the evening as follows:
Welcome drinks: 5.30pm
6.00pm | Una Burke Leather Artisan
6.15pm | Caroline Matthews (Womenswear)
6.30pm | Helen Steele (Womenswear)
6.45pm | Lucy Nagle (Knitwear)
7.00pm | Fee G (Womenswear)
7.15pm | Jennifer Rothwell (Womenswear)
7.30pm | Chupi (Jewellery)
7.45pm | Carol Kennelly Millinery
8.00pm | Heidi Higgins (Womenswear)
8.15pm | House of Delphine (Bridal)