Darren Kennedy

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My Threads: A Christmas Party Outfit For Him

(0) Comments | Posted 29 November 2012 | (09:25)


The festive seasons presents many an awkward sartorial scenario, no more so than when it comes to dressing for the much-hyped (READ: dreaded) Christmas party.

Women to a certain extent have it easy. A recipe of party dress, vertiginous heels and some sparkle, make...

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Making Sense of Scent: Male Fragrances and What They Say About Your Style

(9) Comments | Posted 18 August 2012 | (00:00)

Gaspard Ulliel, face of Bleu de Chanel

I remember a couple of years ago, my boss, an older man who refused to retire, telling me he'd popped into Brown Thomas (owned by Selfridges) during lunch hour looking for a particular perfume for his...

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The Long and Short of Summer Shorts

(0) Comments | Posted 26 July 2012 | (11:46)

Last week the world got its first glimpse of toddler Harper Seven up on her feet as she accompanied her mother, the style powerhouse that is Victoria Beckham, on a visit to luxury department store Brown Thomas in Dublin. It was my first time to meet Victoria and I must...

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No Ordinary Hat Trick

(4) Comments | Posted 29 June 2012 | (00:00)

My barber tells me I'm a lucky man. I've been blessed with more than my fair share of hair. Recently though, a somewhat awkward encounter with an old school friend, who's now bald as a coot, reminded me that not everyone is in the same boat. It got me thinking...

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Hiding in Plain Sight: Stand Out in Camouflage

(0) Comments | Posted 18 May 2012 | (14:19)

I love shoes. They offer endless style possibilities. Far from being just functional, I've always thought of my footwear as prime accessories capable of catching the senses. An array of tactile, material uppers. Soles that creep or stroll. Stitched together with often surprising levels of creativity.

My affection for footwear...

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