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    Mark Garvie Millinery is fast becoming the milliner of choice for ladies that want style and something extra special for their big event.  Mark owns and runs a bespoke millinery design studio in the heart of  Dublin, Ireland. Mark trained as a bespoke milliner in the UK and Ireland after leaving the world of floristry where he was an international award winning floral designer. Mark uses design skills from his floristry background and takes inspiration from many areas of life such as architecture, art,  sculpture and mother nature herself as  he creates one off millinery pieces.
     
    Mark's client list stretches world wide and hats are often being shipped to far off destinations.  Mark Garvie Millinery Hats and headpieces are regularly seen at Ladies day events across Ireland and the UK and featured at fashion shows and in magazines such as Irish Tatler. In 2012 Mark Garvie Millinery was accepted as a member of the Craft Council of Ireland and in 2013 won the national Hatwalk Millinery Design Award. Mark is currently getting ready for Cork fashion week which starts next week.
     
    I was luckily enough to wear one of Mark's stunning creations recently, I had a German wedding and I wanted something special to wear. Mark did not disappoint and created this beautiful hat for me, Every detail matched my dress perfectly. Mark is a dream to work with and I have no doubt that he is going to take the fashion world by storm!  My dress is from River Island.

     

     

    Mark is Always happy to design unique headwear for all occasions so if you have a design idea he is happy to talk through the options and make the  piece for you. Please contact Mark Garvie Millinery for a consultation.
     
    Lots of love Forever Fabulous xxx
     
     
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    New INGLOT Pro-Store Opens Just Off Grafton Street

     

    I cannot tell you how EXCITED I am about this INGLOT Pro Store! As you all know I am a big INGLOT fan and my kit is stocked full of INGLOT must have items.  Girls you really must pay this store a visit very soon!

     The long-awaited INGLOT flagship store in Dublin city centre opened its doors last Saturday, September 28th, at 11.00am.  Its a very exciting launch week for this sixth store in the INGLOT Ireland group and will see professional make-up demonstrations, customer make-overs, exclusive new product launches, and master-classes from Jon Hennessey, the international make-up artist to the stars.

     The first lucky 50 customers at the new INGLOT store on 1 South Anne Street (corner of Grafton Street) received a goody bag stocked with lots of INGLOT must have items! This flagship store which will stock the full INGLOT cosmetics collection and make-up accessories, as well as products that are exclusive to the new store.  A make-over studio, brow bar, and a spacious private studio, which will host parties, make-up courses, and professional master classes, is also part of the latest new Dublin INGLOT store.

     Exclusive products at the new INGLOT ‘Pro Store’ include INGLOT's new Mattifying Powder 3S range of pressed and loose powders, the professional Zuca make-up case, a beautiful portable professional make-up station which are all top sellers in INGLOT stores worldwide.

     Top make-up artists around the world use INGLOT to create the latest celebrity look, and INGLOT’s extensive colour range and quality product formulation has drawn a loyal Irish following of professional make-up artists, and students.  The INGLOT Pro Store now allows everyone with a passion for make-up to use the highest quality, professional cosmetics and applicators, to perfect their look. 

    In-store at INGLOT

    INGLOT Ireland stores are staffed by fully qualified make-up artists who help customers experiment with colour, and guide them through the extensive range.   Stores offer make-overs, bridal packages, and personalised tutorials, as well as treatments including eyelashes, manicures, and brow shaping.

     The brand’s face and body collection includes a priming base, foundations, concealers and blushers, complemented with a selection of body illuminators and bronzers.  For beautiful eyes there’s eye-shadows, protective base, eyeliner, brow-liner and mascara; and a range of nourishing lipsticks, liners, lip-paint and gloss to deliver truly luscious lips. 

     Accessories, from brushes and applicators, to make-up bags, tweezers, false eyelashes and nail art are all stocked, and there’s also a range of facial toners and gentle make-up removers, to complete this unique one-stop-make-up-shop!  

     Irish owned Business

    The Irish INGLOT business is owned and operated by Geraldine and Jane Swarbrigg, who first brought the exciting global brand to the Irish marketplace in 2009.  The first INGLOT store opened in Liffey Valley Shopping Centre in Dublin, and, with a rapidly growing fan base for the innovative make-up range, new stores quickly followed in Dundrum Town Centre, Blanchardstown Shopping Centre, and in the Jervis Shopping Centre in the city, as well as the Crescent Shopping Centre in Limerick city. 

    There are over 400 INGLOT retail outlets across the world in cities including New York, Dubai, London and Sydney, and the range is still produced in Europe by the INGLOT family, as it has been for over 25 years, in the company’s own state-of-the-art production facilities.

    Love Forever Fabulous x