News/Blog Author: Ailbhe Diskin
Coco after Lagerfeld
posted on 4th Mar 2019
February 19, 2019. The fashion industry mourns the loss of a true icon, as the news that Karl Lagerfeld has passed away hits the industry and filters down through the mainstream media. Amongst the sadness and tributes, there were stirs. What would happen to Chanel? Chanel and fashion are almost synonymous at this stage, the 110 year-old...
I dreamt I stabbed you in the eye
posted on 28th Jan 2019
If you haven’t seen Yorgos Lanthimos’s The Favourite you are missing out. It is no normal 18th century English drama. It centres on Queen Anne (played by Olivia Coleman) who is traumatised and in ill-health, her longtime friend and adviser Sarah Churchill (Rachel Weisz) who is the Duchess of Marlborough and her cousin Abigail Masham (Emma...
Tales of a survived intern
posted on 11th Dec 2018
The term “intern” can be intimidating; I mean the definition literally suggests a lack of experience and knowledge. But in all honesty, it’s an opportunity to prove yourself, to show what kind of stuff you’re made of. So here are my top tips for surviving an internship. Fake it till you make it. Confidence is key. It can make you...