We recently invited Irish fashion, beauty and lifestyle blogger 'The Style Fairy' aka Naomi Clarke along to Kildare Village to take a look at the range of occasion wear brands available in the Village.
The Style Fairy enjoyed a day of sunshine and shopping at some of fashion's top brands.
The Village boasts an array of choice for women's fashion from The Kooples, Ted Baker, Reiss, Só Collective, Diane von Furstenberg and French Connection to Kurt Geiger, LK Bennett, Karen Millen and Jigsaw (to name just a small selection!!). You can view the entire list of brands available here.
Naomi was blown away by the range of discounts available, with boutiques offering savings of up to 60% off the recommended retail price, if you need a look for any occasion you'll find it in the Village!
And it is not just the ladies who are catered for, for the gents there is Hackett, Brooks Brothers, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger and Jack Wills and there is a great selection for the kiddies too with the likes of Joules (one of my Naomi's favourite kids' brands), and also Pretty Ballerinas, Hackett, Cath Kidson and more!
The Style Fairy taking a quick break with a coffee from PS Coffee Roasters
To keep the little ones occupied while you shop till you drop there is a playground with lots of place for the kids to run around and there are a variety of choices for lunch or coffees if you need a shopping break, including Le Pain Quotidien, Dunne & Crescenzi and Joe's coffee, perfect for a family day out.
During her time in the Village, Naomi was on the hunt for her ‘Top Picks’ when it comes to occasion wear, whether it’s communion, confirmation, a christening, a summer wedding or the upcoming races (Punchestown is only weeks away!!). Here is just a selection of what caught her eye:
Karen Millen, Orchid Dress. RRP €210; Village Price €140.
Shoes: Karen Millen. RRP €215; Village Price €130.
Reiss ‘Bramley’ Jumpsuit. RRP €260; Village Price €186.
The Kooples, Red Crepon Dress. RRP €220; Village Price €125.
Ted Baker ‘Gracen’ dress. RRP €320; Village Price €168
Karen Millen, Red and Blue stripe dress. RRP €190; Village Price €127.
The Kooples, Lace and Flowers chiffon dress. RRP €245; Village Price €140.
The Village offers a massive selection of boutiques to get you ready for any occasion and, while The Style Fairy didn't require any help getting her looks together, if you need assistance piecing together your signature style why not take advantage of the complimentary Personal Shopping service available to help you discover your perfect look, for further information on this and all of our shopping services click here.
A massive thank you to Naomi for spending the day with us and to Bríd O’Donovan for photography.