Award Winning Irish designer and former Irish Fashion Innovation Awards finalist Laura Jayne Halton will judge Best Dressed Lady at this year’s Irish Fashion Innovation Awards.
Laura Jayne has had a phenomenal and exciting journey in her career since featuring as a finalist in our Student Design category just 6 years ago and has created an esteemed and award winning portfolio since then. Laura’s collection feature timeless custom pieces with precision tailoring and are a luxurious fusion of both classic and contemporary. Her beautiful designs have made Laura Jayne a go-to name for many inspiring and accomplished women in Irish politics, successful Races Ladies Day winners, and Red Carpet stars of Hollywood.
Leading female ambassadors of Laura Jayne’s designs include Ireland’s first female ambassador to the United States, Anne Anderson; Oscar-nominees Fodhla Cronin-O’Reilly and Nora Twomey, LA actress and director Kathleen Davison, as well as several Irish female media personalities. Having studied Furniture Design at the prestigious GMIT Letterfrack, and Fashion Design at the Galway Technical Institute, Laura Jayne has worked in these fields for over 10 years. She has collaborated on International projects in furniture design, fine art, illustration and fashion. Major clients have included Sarah Jessica Parker, Steinway Lyngdorf, Groundworks New York, New York Custom Woodworks, The Robb Report Magazine as well as academic collaborations published with the National Museum of Denmark.
“The Irish Fashion Innovation Awards have been a constant source of excellence in showcasing the finest of Ireland’s design talent, with amazing production, a fantastic opportunity not only for emerging and established designers but also for those in the industry to meet in an exciting and glamorous atmosphere. I very much look forward to returning to Galway for the event-a place that has been a great source of inspiration for my work over the years, and to see all the wonderful style on show, I am sure it won’t be an easy task to pick a winner! Laura Jayne Halton
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