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Introducing Topshop Liquid Lips

Pucker up with Topshop’s most-wanted lipsticks, liners and lipglosses. We’re all about the pout and what better way to ease yourself into Autumn than with a berry shade to top off that summer glow. Shop the range in store on Opera Lane.

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Menswear Style Staples

It’s that time of year where we start to focus on the season ahead and get ourselves autumn ready with some trusty wardrobe staples.  It can sometimes be hard to add variety to your menswear look while remaining comfortable and stylish but luckily H&M have got all your wardrobe basics sorted for the season ahead. […]

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Blogger of the Month: Curvy Girls Guide to Opera Lane

This month we have the lovely Katie Higgins, model and blogger at Katie’s Curvy Closet. I’m a full time chatterbox, beauty therapist and tutor. Plus size model/blogger @katiescurvycloset lover of all things beauty and fashion and promoter of all things positive and fun. If you’re a curvy girl I get you, I get the dread […]

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H&M to add new floor to its premises at Cork’s Opera Lane

Check out this article from the Irish Examiner.  We’ll have further details on this exciting news soon. Thursday, June 30, 2016 The status of Opera Lane as one of Cork’s premier retail trading locations is underscored with the announcement that clothing retailer, H&M, is to add a new floor to its premises there at a total […]

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Guest Blogger: Cardigan Jezebel

We are delighted to have Meggan from the super cool blog Cardigan Jezebel as this months featured blogger.  Meggan is a 20 something American living in Cork with a penchant for cats, make-up and stationery.  Meggan has chosen three quirky yet easy to wear summer looks that will give you major styling inspiration. Hello people […]

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Bank Holiday in the City

It’s going to be a busy weekend in the city with some great events taking place to keep you all entertained. Make sure you have your wardrobe necessities sorted so you can look and feel good whatever the occasion. There are some great offers in all stores too, including Skechers, River Island (with Grazia Magazine), […]

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Feel Good Friday

We always Feel Good On Fridays but Friday 27th May is extra special as the whole of Cork city centre joins in the buzz. To celebrate we’re giving away three €50 vouchers to spend on Opera Lane. Just share a pic of you enjoying Feel Good Friday, with friends, with family, with a new purchase […]

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Kool for Kids

Sometimes I forget just how much cool kids clothes there are to choose from on Opera Lane.  We styled some kids wear looks for our recent fashion shows that are perfect for sunny days on their summer hols. Outfit: Tommy Hilfiger Outfit: River Island Outfit: H&M Outfit: River Island Outfit: Next Outfit: Tommy Hilfiger Outfit: […]

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Ibiza Rocks

Be inspired for your summer hols with these perfect Ibiza inspired looks from our recent fashion shows.  Think vibrant pops of colour, jazzy prints all mixed with on trend denim looks and the perfect accessories. Look from River Island/Sunglasses from Specsavers Look from Topshop/Shoes from Office Look from GAP/Shoes from Office Look from New Look […]

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Guest Blogger: Food, Fashion and the Fight

This months guest blogger is Ciara Brickley from Food fashion and the Fight.  Ciara is a young woman who has been battling cancer for the past 18 months. She recently finished her treatment and is excited about getting back to normal. Ciara has maintained an amazingly positive attitude throughout her fight with cancer and has […]

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