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Guest Blogger: MyStyleMyKey writes a The Zip Yard Review

Award Winning Irish Fashion Blogger MyStyleMyKey is one of the next big bloggers on the Irish and European Fashion blogging scene. So naturally, we were delighted here at The Zip Yard when he wrote  a great piece on his blog to review his experiences in The Zip Yard Ennis where he is a regular customer....

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The Final Hurdle of the Debs Alterations Season

We are down to the last couple of weeks to what is an intense Debs season in our The Zip Yard alterations boutiques nationwide (https://www.thezipyard.ie/store-locator/).   So what better to showcase than some of the outfits we have worked on over the past few months in debs alterations season. From

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Bring on the Baby Bump

Congratulations all you gorgeous geese awaiting your little duckies, or as we call it…the Baby Bump.  You are currently glowing and radiant in anticipation of your beautiful new arrival but we want to make sure your clothes are looking just as fab as you. Ah those glorious moments when you are so excited and

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Tulle, le do thoil!

Are you thinking Ballerinas and Wedding Veils? Well these are what this fabric was traditionally used for but has since hit the catwalk after becoming a must-have for all fashion crazy girls. The great news is that Tulle comes in various colours and lengths. Top designers are showing just how trendy Tulle can be.

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MISUNDERSTOOD FABRIC……..BURLAP

From shipping to home wear and finally the wardrobe, Burlap has stood the test of time and for me is the most versatile fabric in the world! Typically used to store potatoes/grains and rice because of its amazing ability to absorb moisture. Burlap or also known as Hessian originated in Eastern Asia in the 19th was

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Remodeling your Summer Clothes for Autumn Fashion

The sun (or lack thereof on our sometimes grey island) is slowly fading and autumn is fast approaching. Time to say goodbye to your summer wardrobe for another year and haul out your warmer clothes for Autumn Fashion? That does not have to be the case with a little help from The Zip Yard. For...

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Tailoring for Autumn Winter 2014

Ok peops autumn is upon us and winter is on the way! I for one am delighted and excited. You really can’t beat the cooler months for modelling a totally tailored look. Great fitting trousers & skirts worn with shirts, sweaters, jackets and coats can create a perfect capsule collection.  Teaming separates to

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The Debs Experience From Hell

The eventful (or sometimes dreaded) deb’s season is almost upon us and you deserve to look and feel amazing for your big night! Who knows, you just might be going to your debs with your future hubby??   Whether you’re a first time debs go-er, a debs regular, or a parent of a debutant, all...

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5 Questions – Are you a fashion-able or fashion-unable when it comes to style?

Today we’re going to have a little fun here at The Zip Yard. We want to see who’s fashion-able or fashion-unableout there or who not. Take the quiz below, it’s only for fun but if you want to send your answers to us pleas post them on our Facebook page. You can access it here:...

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Restyle and Re-Trend your way to winter style

Okay, so we know it’s still summer time here in Ireland but……autumn and winter are on the way. As any stylish girls knows, you need to be prepared! With this in mind the annual closet clean-out begins. This year instead of discarding your summer clothes to the attic or giving them to a sibling or...

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