Top 7 Shops for Wedding and Race Day Accessories
We are officially seeing brighter days…and that calls for the season of weddings and races!
Fascinators, hats, jewellery, there’s so much to choose from. Here’s a round up of the top shops to buy your accessories for any upcoming weddings and race days you’ve marked on your calendar.
1. Costelloe + Costelloe, 14A Chatham Street, Dublin 2
Costelloe + Costelloe is one of Dublin’s most popular accessories boutiques located on Chatham Street, in the heart of the Creative Quarter. Whether it’s for a wedding, the races or any special occasion, Costelloe + Costelloe fascinators and headpieces in different colours and styles are perfect for making you stand out from the crowd. There is also a variety of wraps, pashminas, shrugs and clutches to match any outfit.
2. Anthony Peto, 14 South Anne Street, Dublin 2
Known for their classically beautiful hats, Anthony Peto is a must for anyone who loves to add that French twist to their look. Not only does this hat shop specialise in their namesake, but there are also excellent hairbands and headpieces for special occasions. The shop caters to both women’s and men’s styles.
3. Marion Cuddy Designer Emporium, Second Floor, Powerscourt Townhouse Centre
A staple when it comes to fashion boutiques in the city, Marion Cuddy and her Designer Emporium in the Powerscourt Centre has an array of Irish designs. Included in the mix are stunning headpieces, hats and hairbands that are ideal for any fancy occasion. Whether you’re looking for a stand-out floral piece or a classic fascinator, allow the Marion Cuddy Designer Emporium to dress you.
4. Debenhams, 54-62 Henry Street, Dublin 1
Debenhams has been one of the biggest stops on the high street for occasionwear accessories. Forever updating their styles while keeping the trends, the department store giant stocks a number of international brands including Julian Macdonald, Debut, J by Jasper Conran and Jenny Packham. Fascinators are aplenty, while stylish handbags, clutches and jewellery are dotted all around the store too.
5. Accessorize, 64 Grafton Street, Dublin 2
Need an accessory? Then make your way to Accessorize in Monsoon where you’ll surely find what you need! From statement earrings to clutches and crossbodies this high street staple is ideal for special occasions. As well as hair accessories and headpieces, there are different styles to suit your outfit.
6. Om Diva, 27 Drury Street, Dublin 1
This bright and colourful store in Dublin’s Creative Quarter supplies vintage, contemporary and cutting edge Irish designs. Om Diva offers unique and eclectic fashions including statement costume jewellery that will brighten up any outfit for your special occasion, especially if you’re the bride!
7. Algie’s Accessories, 40 Abbey Street Upper, Dublin 1
If you’re a magpie like many of us here, then you must visit Algie’s Accessories. A haven for all things shiny, this jewellery store has everything from dazzling hair clips and rings, to earrings, fascinators, headpieces as well as embellished wraps. Perfect for wedding sparkles, as well as children’s communions, they often have great sales too.