Funds raised by The Zip Yard, Ireland’s award winning, high-street tailoring service, as part of their involvement in the recent ‘Trick or Treat’ for Temple Street campaign will help young patients in the hospital next year. A cheque for €11,700, raised by donating a percentage of turnover in The Zip Yard on
We are now only weeks away from that loveliest time of year and the festive revelry is well underway. As we begin to plan our social calendar – the who, what and where – the most important consideration is, inevitably, what are we going to wear? Party season brings out the fun in our personalities...
The Zip Yard returns to RTE’s Today Show on Friday 18th November with tips on transforming your current wardrobe for the festive party season! Join stylist Irene O’Brien as she guides viewers on how to take items from their existing wardrobe and transform them for the coming festive season. We will be
With a distinct cooling of the air, it is now that time of year when we are reaching to the back of our wardrobes and dusting off that key piece of clothing with which the Irish have an unwavering love affair: the coat. Regardless of the day or the occasion, outerwear is arguably the ...
So the country is in the throws of Picnic Fever as we all prepare to say adieu to our summer, with one last Hurrah. This is the last excuse we have to get our summer wardrobe out, as we all root out the Child Of Prague in the hope of a scorcher of a weekend....
Everything was booked…. anxiety had transformed to excitement and the countdown was beginning. White long stem lilies surrounded every angle and overflowing each side of their cradling golden stands filling the room with a beauty that took the guests breath away. Petals lay covering the walkway not showing even
Choosing a flattering print for my body shape used to have me running for the hills. Because I am a curvy girl I used to think I had to avoid prints altogether, images of Big Momma running wild in my imagination clouding my judgement. What I have in fact learned is that there is a print and...
The Zip Yard, Ireland’s leading clothing and alterations boutique is delighted to have raised over €10,000 for a second year in a row to support the Irish Cancer Society’s Paint it Pink campaign. The amount was raised through a range of activities in each of the 26 shops nationwide including a Sew Pink...
We’re delighted to show off the creative work that the team in The Zip Yard Douglas have carried out on their clients garments over the past few days. Have a look below and we’d love to hear your feedback!!
Valentino is all about monochrome this season. Black and white, sharp lines and beautifully constructed outfits with shoes and bags to match. Monochrome has long been a popular look down through the decades, both casually and formally and especially from valentino. Whether it be work wear of something to wear for