Clare based milliner for Galway showcase

Clare based milliner for Galway showcase


The Galway Designers Network Fashion Showcase returns on Saturday September 9th for the presentation of the Autumn/Winter 2017 Collections.

The Fashion Showcase will take place in Tribeton, one of Galway’s most stylish venues, and will feature exceptional talent from designers based around Galway and the west of Ireland.

Following the success of last March’s Spring/Summer Showcase, the Galway Designers Network have reached out and found even more incredible local designers to take part in the latest catwalk show.

An opportunity for emerging designers to showcase their creative identities, the A/W Showcase will provide a chance for the public to shop the collections. This season’s Showcase will feature stunning collections from Cozy Handmade Designs, Kizmet Clothing, Emerald and Wax, Ailish McElroy Millinery, CKB Millinery, She Vibes, Quaverly, REason, Marie Goggins Millinery, Dandy Doll, Majella Lennon Millinery, among others.

The Showcase and Pop-Up Market will feature a range of collections, from clothing to jewellery to millinery.There will be 3 individual showcases throughout the day: Jewellery Design at 2pm; Millinery at 4pm; Clothing Design at 6pm.

Tickets for individual shows are priced at €15, or €35 for a bundle ticket. A ticket entitles the holder to 20% off food all day in Tribeton as well as o a glass of prosecco, a goodie bag specific to the show and a front row seat.  To get your hands on a ticket, go online via or head directly to Tribeton.

There will also be a limited amount of standing tickets available for each show, but you must register your interest via prior to September 9th.

If you are interested in  applying to be part of the day, whether as a designer or a back of house volunteer, send an email of inquiry to expressing your desire to get involved as soon as possible and a member of the Network will be in touch.


Chief Reporter Pat Flynn has worked as a journalist for almost 30 years. His career began during the late 1980s when, like many aspiring radio presenters of the time, he worked for local pirate radio stations in Clare and Limerick. Pat joined Clare FM in 1990 where he worked as researcher initially and later presented several different programmes including the station's flagship current affairs programme. He was also the station's News Editor and Deputy Controller of Programmes. Despite leaving in 2003 to pursue a career as a freelance journalist, he continues to work with the station to this day. As well as being the Clare Herald’s Chief Reporter Pat is also freelance journalist and broadcaster, contributing to Ireland’s national newspapers and is a regular contributor to national broadcasters.