Beauty&Fashion

Playschool To Benefit From A Night Of Style Tips From Joan

Playschool To Benefit From A Night Of Style Tips From Joan

February 21, 2017 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

BLENNERVILLE Community Playschool are hosting an evening of style and glamour at Benner’s Hotel, on Friday February 24. Fashion expert Joan Cashman, of the Colour and Image Academy, will provide guests with loads of advice on how to create a stylish wardrobe that suits every woman’s colour, shape, personality and […]

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PHOTOS: Barry Loses His Locks As Gaelcholáiste Students Hold Fashion Show

PHOTOS: Barry Loses His Locks As Gaelcholáiste Students Hold Fashion Show

February 17, 2017 at 11:35 am Comments are Disabled

TRANSITION year students of Gaelchoáiste Chiarraí held a fashion show on Wednesday night at the Rose Hotel at 7.30pm, but it also saw a student lose his hair for a great cause. The students walked down the runway in everything from sports wear to Debs dresses and spot prizes were also raffled off […]

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Ciarán Kelliher and Gerry Enright of Bank of Ireland Tralee, with Gaelcholaiste Chiarraí students Christina Nic Gearailt. Kay De Barra, Sibéal Ni Chathasaigh, Sadhbh Sionóid, Laura Ní Eidhin, Katie Ní Thoibín Breathnach. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: TY Students At Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Make ‘Junk Kouture’ Regional Final

February 15, 2017 at 12:35 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRANSITION Year student group at Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí are through to the finals of the national art competition, ‘Junk Kouture’. The students designed and created their high fashion outfits out of ‘junk’ with every outfit  unique and one made from 100% recycled materials for the Bank Of Ireland sponsored competition. One group from the […]

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Frances and Maureen McCarthy of Brush N Blush at Caheranne Village, with Sadhbh Clifford and Kayleigh Murphy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee Hair And Beauty Salon Celebrates Another Award

February 15, 2017 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

THEY’RE on a roll in Caheranne Village. Tralee hair and beauty salon, Brush N Blush, picked up their second award in six months at the weekend. The business, run by mother and daughter team of Frances and Maureen McCarthy, won the  Wedding Hair and Make-Up Salon of the Year- South […]

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Little Nicola and Emily Corridon with Maura O'Donnell, Collette Price and Nora Corridon at the Fashion Sale for St Brendan's NS Blennerville on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Fashion Sale Raises Close To €1,000 For Blennerville School

February 14, 2017 at 4:07 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a rush for bargains on Saturday afternoon at Benners Hotel for a sale of ‘New and Pre Loved Clothes. Held in aid of Blennerville National School, the sale saw a very busy opening hour and steady stream of people visit during the afternoon, eventually raising €965 at the weekend. Continued […]

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Kerry Stylists To Do Battle At Charity Fashion Show In Ballyroe

Kerry Stylists To Do Battle At Charity Fashion Show In Ballyroe

February 14, 2017 at 12:08 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY’S top stylists will do battle at a fantastic charity event next month which is a must for fashion lovers. ‘Rags To The Runway’, which takes place at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday, March 11, is a unique fashion event for anyone with an interest in thrift shopping, vintage clothes […]

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Attending the Ballymacelligott GAA 'Strictly Love Dancing' on Saturday night were Mary T. Griffin, Genie Griffin and Sheila Griffin. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: More From Ballymac GAA’s Big ‘Strictly’ Night

February 12, 2017 at 12:47 pm Comments are Disabled

EARLIER we told you about the enormous success of last night’s Ballymac GAA Club ‘Strictly Love Dancing’ event (click here for previous coverage). Hundreds had a fantastic time at the Ballygarry House Hotel watching the action and there was no shortage of style off the dance floor as well, as […]

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PHOTOS: ‘Just Jordan’ Packs Out CH For Masterclass

PHOTOS: ‘Just Jordan’ Packs Out CH For Masterclass

February 12, 2017 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

OVER 100 ladies were upstairs in CH Chemists on Saturday for the first of two sellout masterclasses from a hugely popular beauty blogger. Lisa Jordan (Just Jordan) was fashionably late, but she didn’t disappoint those present, many of whom came from Kenmare, Killarney and north Kerry to see her at […]

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VIDEO/PHOTOS: Sellout Success At Ballymac ‘Strictly’ In Ballygarry

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Sellout Success At Ballymac ‘Strictly’ In Ballygarry

February 12, 2017 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

THE parish of Ballymac descended on Ballygarry House Hotel on Saturday night for the local GAA Club’s second ‘Strictly Love Dancing’ event. A sellout crowd of around 700 people were entertained by the slick dance moves of the 12 couples – put through their paces over the past number of weeks […]

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Looking forward to the 'New and Pre-Loved Clothes Sale' in aid of St Brendan's NS Blennerville this Saturday were teacher Edel O'Sullivan, Principal Terry O'Sullivan, pupils Sorcha O'Donoghue and Katie Moriarty and Maura O'Donnell of the Parents Council. Photo by Dermot Crean

Amazing Fashions For Sale In Aid Of Blennerville NS

February 8, 2017 at 4:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE’LL be fashion galore at a special event this Saturday at Benners Hotel in aid of a local school. A ‘New and Pre Loved Clothes Sale’ will take place from 12pm to 5pm at the Castle Street premises in aid of Blennerville National School and judging by the donations so far, […]

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Kerry Fashion Week Producers Decide Not To Go Ahead With Event

February 4, 2017 at 4:46 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE was disappointing news for fashion lovers in the county yesterday when it was revealed Kerry Fashion Week would not be going ahead this March. The announcement was made on the KFW website citing the “considerable costs” involved as the reason for the event not being produced. The event was […]

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Contestants Wanted For Miss Kerry 2017 Event

Contestants Wanted For Miss Kerry 2017 Event

January 25, 2017 at 11:58 am Comments are Disabled

THE organisers of Miss Kerry 2017 are currently looking for is now looking for applicants for 2017. The competition is open to women throughout the county, offering a great experience for the contestants, encouraging confidence and promotes ‘girl power’, say organisers. The competition has become very popular in recent years, with the 2017 event already […]

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Free Women’s Health Event For Manor West Hotel

Free Women’s Health Event For Manor West Hotel

January 25, 2017 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

A SPECIAL event featuring a number of speakers on the topic of women’s health will be held in tomorrow evening (Thursday) at the Manor West Hotel. Sam McCauley’s Chemists, in conjunction with Dr Mary McCaffrey (Consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist) and Dr Haroon (Consultant Rheumatologist) are inviting people to ‘A Discussion On Women’s Health And […]

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After Lisa Sells Out, She’s Back For A Second Masterclass At CH

After Lisa Sells Out, She’s Back For A Second Masterclass At CH

January 20, 2017 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was an incredible reaction to news that a top make-up blogger was coming to CH Chemists next month, so much so that it sold out. If you were one of the people to miss out on tickets, then you’ll be delighted to know that a second Make-Up Masterclass with Lisa Jordan […]

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A Make-Up Masterclass On The Way In CH Chemists

A Make-Up Masterclass On The Way In CH Chemists

January 13, 2017 at 8:34 am Comments are Disabled

JANUARY is a notoriously quiet time for events, but things get more lively next month so here’s something for ladies into their fashion and beauty to look forward to. Just in time for Valentines Day, a Make-Up Masterclass with Lisa Jordan (Just Jordan) in conjunction with NOTE Cosmetics will take place  on […]

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Emma Lonergan, Richard Horgan, Shannon McInerney, Leanne Moriarty and Mark Donovan  at the Mercy Mounthawk students Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Glamour From The Mounthawk Students’ Debs Ball

January 7, 2017 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

THURSDAY night saw over 300 student party in Ballyroe Heights Hotel at the Mercy Mounthawk students Debs Ball. It was a fantastic night for the students, most of whom are facing into months of study ahead of the Leaving Cert so it was a chance for all of them to get together […]

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Hannah Edwards, Anne Dowling, Sinead Shanahan, Nora Courtney, Jenny Godley and Amy Shalvey at the Mercy Mounthawk students Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Super Style As Mounthawk Students Enjoy Debs Ball At Ballyroe (Part 1)

January 6, 2017 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

WITH just a few days before returning to their studies (sorry to remind ye guys!), the students from Mercy Mounthawk converged in their hundreds at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. The occasion? Well, the Debs Ball of course – organised by the students themselves – with a three course […]

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Stephen O'Brien, Ellen O'Mahony, Eva O'Connell and Jack Walsh at the Meán Scoil Nua an Leith Triúigh Castlegregory students Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Students Dress To Impress At Debs Ball In Ballyroe

January 5, 2017 at 10:38 am 1 comment

STUDENTS from Meán Scoil Nua an Leith Triúigh Castlegregory had a ball last night. Over 40 students from the secondary school enjoyed their Debs at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel last night and they certainly went all out in the style stakes as you can see from our photos below…

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Sarah Fitzgerald, Nora O'Connell, Mary Fitzpatrick, Zoe O'Connor and Kelly Tobin at the CBS The Green Students' Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style And Glamour At The CBS Students Debs Ball

December 30, 2016 at 11:35 am Comments are Disabled

OVER 150 teenagers gathered at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night for the CBS students Debs Ball. The Christmas period is the perfect time for the students to relax and enjoy themselves before the pressure of the Leaving Cert rears its ugly head in the new year. They enjoyed […]

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Michael Moran, Isabella Stein, Ursula Earley and Declan Hourigan at the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students' Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste Glamour At The Students’ Debs Ball In Ballyroe

December 23, 2016 at 4:25 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Christmas season is also a time for many students around town to enjoy their Debs Balls and take a well-earned break from their studies. The Ballyroe Heights Hotel was the venue on Thursday night for Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students to celebrate the festive season and well over 100 enjoyed the […]

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Dee Heaslip, Jean O'Hara, Helena Rusk, Kate Gosney of Kennellys Haven Pharmacy at No.4 On The Square on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Benners, Brogue And No.4 On The Square Host Christmas Parties

December 18, 2016 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

THE town was packed again last night for another weekend of Christmas parties. Kirby’s Brogue Inn was packed with Top Part, Banna Beach Hotel, Ger Griffin Construction and many more enjoying the great food on the night. Continued below… Banners Hotel hosted Debenhams, BNI Networking and many more while No.4 on […]

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Trish O'Brien, Sinead Costello, Grainne Ryle and Ellen Enright of Lloyd's Pharmacy, Fairies Cross at The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Christmas Party Time All Over Town

December 18, 2016 at 10:54 am Comments are Disabled

THE hotels and restaurants were packed at the weekend for Christmas parties. The Rose Hotel hosted a plethora of parties including Foley’s SPAR of Killorglin and Lloyd’s Pharmacy among many more in opulent surroundings. Over in The Ashe Hotel they were packed with Louis Byrne’s SPAR, Campus Kids Childcare and […]

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Caroline O'Shea, Jonathan Silles, Lucy Horan, Marion Long, Aoife Newell, Yvonne Duggan and Mary Smullen of E-Fitness at John Mitchels at Kirbys Brogue Inn on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: No.4 On The Square And Kirbys Brogue Inn Packed For Parties

December 17, 2016 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

THE Christmas party weekends are coming to a close and this Friday was incredibly busy around  with restaurants and pubs around town. The stylish surrounds of No.4 On The Square saw staff from St Brendan’s NS Blennerville, Tralee Medical Centre, University Hospital Kerry and more enjoy great food and atmosphere for […]

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Catherine Tobin, Geraldine Cotter, Fiona Leahy and Nicola Sheehy at Kerry County Council party  at the Rose Hotel Christmas Party Night on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: The Rose Hotel And Ballyroe Host Christmas Party Nights

December 17, 2016 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S the weekend before Christmas and the town is packed with companies, businesses and clubs out for their annual parties. Ballyroe House Hotel had over 300 people for their party night on Friday with Tralee Probus, Causeway Comprehensive, Ardfert Community Centre and about ten more businesses/organisations enjoying a fantastic night of entertainment. Continued below… Meanwhile, in […]

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Zoe O Connor, who is a finalist in the .eu Web Awards 2016

Zoe’s World: Age Really Is Just A Number

December 15, 2016 at 9:08 am Comments are Disabled

THE earth is approximately 4.5 billion years old. The human race began around 2 million years ago. So, relative to all of that, at my ripe 17 years, you could say that I am pretty young. But does that mean that I am incapable? I don’t think so. I began […]

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Orlagh Winters at the Connect Kerry Ladies Lunch in aid of Recovery Haven at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Orlagh Winters: Forget Online Shopping And Support Local This Christmas

December 14, 2016 at 12:17 pm 2 comments

SO it is definitely feeling like Christmas in town and the lights and decorations are just fantastic. Huge kudos goes to Sean Murphy and his hardworking team for the magnificent lighting displays all over town. As many of you who have ever heard me MC an event, I always point […]

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Mary Sheahan, Danielle Keane, Sarah Rusk and Jennifer Mackey  of TK Maxx enjoying their Christmas party at the Ashe Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Brogue Inn And The Ashe Hotel Host Christmas Parties

December 11, 2016 at 2:37 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH Christmas closing in, this weekend was a busy one around town as businesses and groups hold their annual Christmas get-togethers. Kirby’s Brogue Inn was hopping on Saturday night with NEWKD, Dunnes Stores, Ballybeg Hair Salon, Na Leanaí Causeway and many more enjoying parties. Over in The Ashe Hotel it was […]

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Ellen Houlihan, Leanne O'Driscoll, Lyndsey Kelly, Angela Keane and Elaine Stryker of Cathriona's Hair Saon enjoying their Christmas party at No.4  On The Square on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Party Time At No.4 On The Square, Benners And Il Forno

December 11, 2016 at 1:03 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was Christmas party time around town last night and bonanza time for restaurants and bars as folks enjoyed a great night out. The stylish surroundings of No.4 On The Square hosted parties from Cathriona’s Hair Salon, Minx and Wild Pair, Costellos Pharmacy and many more. Continued below… Il Forno […]

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Tim Moynihan, Andrew Morrissey, Brendan Fuller and Cathal Flaherty at the Radio Kerry Christmas party at Dott's Bar at The Rose Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Party Time At The Rose Hotel, No.4 On The Square And Charlie’s Bar

December 10, 2016 at 3:37 pm Comments are Disabled

THEY were rocking around Christmas trees all over town last night with companies holding festive nights out. The opulent surroundings of The Rose Hotel played host to Radio Kerry, Aspen Grove and Presentation Secondary School for their annual yuletide soirées while No.4 On The Square was packed with groups from AIB, […]

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Shiniqua O'Driscoll, Helen Dineen, Niamh Casey and Michelle Walmsley at the Cumann Iosaef Christmas party at Kirby's Brogue Inn on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Christmas Party Time In The Brogue And Ballygarry

December 10, 2016 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

THE town was packed on Friday night for Christmas parties all over Tralee. In Kirby’s Brogue Inn, a well-earned night out was enjoyed by the good folks from Cumann Iosaef, Holy Family NS, Lixnaw First Responders, Healthy Bedding of Clash Industrial Estate and more. Meanwhile, Ballygarry House Hotel held their annual […]

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