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“Repeal the 8th”, by Nicole Clinton

Repeal the 8th: A Matter of Choice. Nicole Clinton discusses Ireland’s Repeal the 8th movement. * “Currently sold out, our store is opening again soon, thank you for all the support so far in making this issue seen and heard.” This is the message that one was greeted with when after clicking on to view Irish website, repeal.ie in mid-October. The much sought-after product that the message refers to was the visually striking REPEAL jumper that saw political statement meet fashion statement in an innovative and blatant manner. The simple black creation with the word ‘repeal’ plastered across it in white capital letters, may look like a slogan sweatshirt that crept out of a nineties style revival, but it is actually a way of creating awareness for an issue that has triggered heated debates throughout Ireland in recent years and has just about reached boiling point. Its popularity is a testament to the overwhelming support for the ‘Repeal the Eighth’ campaign which seeks to allow free, safe and legal access to abortion in Ireland. The ‘Eighth’ …

STREET-STYLE: Ciara O’Doherty in Dublin, Ireland{part III}

Ciara O’Doherty, Presenter/Stylist/Blogger, photographed at the National Museum of Ireland grounds in Dublin, Ireland by Dominika Wojciechowska in collaboration with Kildare Village for their #DayTripToChic campaign. Wearing: feather coat by Fran & Jane // Missguided top // Choies skirt // Persumnall heels // necklace from Ciara’s collection.