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# clothing - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Covid-19 can survive on clothing for up to 72 hours, study shows
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

Covid-19 can survive on clothing for up to 72 hours, study shows

Feb 24th 2021, 9:11 AM 73,887 Views 52 Comments

Researchers looked at how coronavirus behaves on three fabrics commonly used in the healthcare industry.

# clothing - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Female students at Carlow school 'told to not wear tight clothes to PE'
# Presentation College
# Presentation College

Female students at Carlow school 'told to not wear tight clothes to PE'

Nov 24th 2020, 7:21 PM 80,328 Views 53 Comments

Thousands of people have signed a petition in protest over the situation.

# clothing - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

'This piece of cloth is bathed in my blood, sweat and dignity': The fight to improve the lives of garment workers
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

'This piece of cloth is bathed in my blood, sweat and dignity': The fight to improve the lives of garment workers

Jun 11th 2019, 6:20 AM 13,179 Views 10 Comments

The majority of Irish people care about the conditions of the factories where their clothes are made.

# clothing - Sunday 10 February, 2019

New fabric automatically cools or insulates based on its environment
# Hot And Cold
# Hot And Cold

New fabric automatically cools or insulates based on its environment

Feb 10th 2019, 4:00 PM 26,531 Views 17 Comments

Before people realise they’re getting hot, the garment could already be cooling them down.

# clothing - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Poll: Do you make an effort to not buy fast fashion?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you make an effort to not buy fast fashion?

Feb 27th 2018, 9:35 AM 19,566 Views 54 Comments

Cheap, disposable clothing has a big environmental impact.

# clothing - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Protesters trash H&M shops in South Africa in response to 'monkey' ad
# Rubber Bullets
# Rubber Bullets

Protesters trash H&M shops in South Africa in response to 'monkey' ad

Jan 13th 2018, 4:34 PM 58,592 Views 141 Comments

The Economic Freedom Fighters organised protests at several H&M outlets in Johannesburg.

Want to refresh your wardrobe and save money? Here are some expert tips
# Spruce Up
# Spruce Up

Want to refresh your wardrobe and save money? Here are some expert tips

Jan 13th 2018, 4:00 PM 12,924 Views 3 Comments

We went to the Grafton Academy of Fashion Design to find out how to spruce up your wardrobe for less.

# clothing - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Forever 21 to close Dublin store and pull out of Ireland
# Jervis Street
# Jervis Street

Forever 21 to close Dublin store and pull out of Ireland

Jan 9th 2018, 7:32 AM 58,985 Views 49 Comments

The American chain’s Jervis Street store was opened back in 2010.

# clothing - Saturday 15 April, 2017

This Mayo designer has won two awards for her handwoven, luxurious 'agriculture fashion'
# Wild Cocoon
# Wild Cocoon

This Mayo designer has won two awards for her handwoven, luxurious 'agriculture fashion'

Apr 15th 2017, 5:00 PM 23,750 Views 13 Comments

“I think even born city-dwellers have almost unconscious muscle memory of life in rural Ireland. We all share it,” according to designer Deirdre Duffy.

# clothing - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Warning to Irish shoppers as rabbit, mink and cat fur found in 'faux fur' clothes
# Fake Faux Fur
# Fake Faux Fur

Warning to Irish shoppers as rabbit, mink and cat fur found in 'faux fur' clothes

Apr 11th 2017, 6:07 AM 25,803 Views 17 Comments

The warning comes after a UK investigation revealed animal fur in fake fur products.

# clothing - Friday 31 March, 2017

Teenager who founded gender neutral clothing business wins Youth Entrepreneur of the Year
# INNOVATIVE
# INNOVATIVE

Teenager who founded gender neutral clothing business wins Youth Entrepreneur of the Year

Mar 31st 2017, 1:31 PM 25,713 Views 107 Comments

Katie McGloin recently founded K.T. Clothing.

# clothing - Sunday 26 March, 2017

'I was looking for an excuse to come home. But there was a recession on and I had no job'
# Insights
# Insights

'I was looking for an excuse to come home. But there was a recession on and I had no job'

Mar 26th 2017, 12:30 PM 6,675 Views 11 Comments

This businesswoman dabbled in a few careers before she brought the Inglot makeup brand to Ireland.

# clothing - Saturday 4 February, 2017

US retailer pulls Ivanka Trump fashion range due to slow sales
# Yanked
# Yanked

US retailer pulls Ivanka Trump fashion range due to slow sales

Feb 4th 2017, 5:00 PM 28,532 Views 50 Comments

The decision comes after a campaign to boycott stores doing business with the new US president’s family.

# clothing - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Online shopping surged by 15% last month but shop sales suffered
# Click And Buy
# Click And Buy

Online shopping surged by 15% last month but shop sales suffered

Jan 10th 2017, 6:25 AM 9,000 Views 15 Comments

The clothing and footwear sector continues to struggle.

# clothing - Friday 1 April, 2016

13 H&M shopping truths every one of you will get
# Fashion Darling
From The Daily Edge
# Fashion Darling

13 H&M shopping truths every one of you will get

Apr 1st 2016, 10:45 AM 9,744 Views 4 Comments

The dream of the 90s is alive in H&M.

# clothing - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

11 St Patrick's Day t-shirts that straight up make no sense
# Irish You Were Beer
From The Daily Edge
# Irish You Were Beer

11 St Patrick's Day t-shirts that straight up make no sense

Mar 16th 2016, 10:08 AM 9,630 Views 0 Comments

*bellows through bullhorn* NOTHING TO DO WITH US!

# clothing - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

School that sent student home for top that read 'Nobody Knows I'm a Lesbian' changes policy
# California
# California

School that sent student home for top that read 'Nobody Knows I'm a Lesbian' changes policy

Feb 17th 2016, 10:57 PM 26,085 Views 48 Comments

The court heard that a teacher had her called to the office when she showed up in the shirt.

# clothing - Thursday 21 January, 2016

A girl was forced to miss a school test because her outfit was 'too distracting'
# Short Story
From The Daily Edge
# Short Story

A girl was forced to miss a school test because her outfit was 'too distracting'

Jan 21st 2016, 8:18 AM 9,187 Views 5 Comments

“She told me she’d rather me completely miss the test than distract the boys from doing well on theirs.”

# clothing - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Famous Irish movie costumes saved from "dying in an attic" or being dumped
# Robes On Film
# Robes On Film

Famous Irish movie costumes saved from "dying in an attic" or being dumped

Aug 15th 2015, 8:00 PM 17,995 Views 9 Comments

Now they’re going on show in the Little Museum.

# clothing - Thursday 13 August, 2015

TK Maxx were forced to pull this ‘Je suis over it’ t-shirt after complaints
# Offensive
# Offensive

TK Maxx were forced to pull this ‘Je suis over it’ t-shirt after complaints

Aug 13th 2015, 8:47 AM 23,583 Views 29 Comments

A customer claimed it was disrespectful to the Charlie Hebdo massacre.

TK Maxx were forced to pull this 'Je suis over it' t-shirt after complaints
# Tk Maxx
From The Daily Edge
# Tk Maxx

TK Maxx were forced to pull this 'Je suis over it' t-shirt after complaints

Aug 13th 2015, 7:56 AM 4,510 Views 0 Comments

A customer claimed it was disrespectful to the Charlie Hebdo massacre.

# clothing - Monday 6 July, 2015

10 items of clothing that got English spectacularly wrong
# You're Not A Duck
From The Daily Edge
# You're Not A Duck

10 items of clothing that got English spectacularly wrong

Jul 6th 2015, 4:44 PM 9,276 Views 3 Comments

Oddly moving, all the same.

# clothing - Monday 4 May, 2015

Would you buy €2 t-shirts if you knew the real cost of them?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

Would you buy €2 t-shirts if you knew the real cost of them?

May 4th 2015, 11:00 AM 24,270 Views 54 Comments

Do you care about who makes your t-shirts?

# clothing - Thursday 1 January, 2015

This US clothing brand name has a completely different meaning in Ireland
# Lost In Translation
From The Daily Edge
# Lost In Translation

This US clothing brand name has a completely different meaning in Ireland

Jan 1st 2015, 4:35 PM 6,614 Views 4 Comments

Impact Reduction Apparel is fine, don’t shorten it…

# clothing - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Do you own any of these recycling bins? 18 of them are worth a total of €18,000
# Stolen
# Stolen

Do you own any of these recycling bins? 18 of them are worth a total of €18,000

Sep 23rd 2014, 9:04 AM 12,621 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí recovered the recycling bins in Ashbourne.

# clothing - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Show your love for Game of Thrones as Gaeilge in this amazing t-shirt
# Winter Is Coming
From The Daily Edge
# Winter Is Coming

Show your love for Game of Thrones as Gaeilge in this amazing t-shirt

Sep 4th 2014, 9:01 AM 6,116 Views 1 Comment

Wear your House Stark pride right there on your chest.

# clothing - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Trading conditions in Ireland 'continue to be challenging', says M&S
# Retail
# Retail

Trading conditions in Ireland 'continue to be challenging', says M&S

Jul 8th 2014, 8:30 PM 11,568 Views 27 Comments

The retailer reported a slight increase in womenswear sales and said that sales were impacted by launch of new website.

# clothing - Friday 4 July, 2014

American Apparel apologises for mistaking image of Challenger disaster for clouds
# Space Shuttle
# Space Shuttle

American Apparel apologises for mistaking image of Challenger disaster for clouds

Jul 4th 2014, 8:47 PM 26,779 Views 32 Comments

Seven people died in the 1986 tragedy.

# clothing - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Outraged mother buys clothes shop's entire ‘indecent’ t-shirt display
# Mammy Knows Best
From The Daily Edge
# Mammy Knows Best

Outraged mother buys clothes shop's entire ‘indecent’ t-shirt display

Feb 19th 2014, 6:00 PM 45,466 Views 80 Comments

Well, it’s A way to get rid of them.

# clothing - Sunday 16 February, 2014

A cheese grater, paint and glue... how to 'break down' a coat for the stage
# Destroy All Clothing
# Destroy All Clothing

A cheese grater, paint and glue... how to 'break down' a coat for the stage

Feb 16th 2014, 7:15 PM 13,066 Views 5 Comments

Backstage at the Abbey Theatre, they sometimes like to destroy perfectly good pieces of clothing. Here’s why

# clothing - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Will 2014 be the year of wearable tech?
# Wearable Tech
# Wearable Tech

Will 2014 be the year of wearable tech?

Jan 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 9,999 Views 15 Comments

The growing use of embedded wearable devices is spawning a massive industry geared to fitness, health and other goals.

# clothing - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

"Remarkable year" for Penneys as revenue rises by 22 per cent
# Retail
# Retail

"Remarkable year" for Penneys as revenue rises by 22 per cent

Nov 5th 2013, 5:57 PM 14,877 Views 28 Comments

The popular retail chain benefited from the strengthening of the euro and saw sales growth of 5 per cent.

# clothing - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Many Bangladesh factory collapse victims still waiting on compensation
# Factory Workers
# Factory Workers

Many Bangladesh factory collapse victims still waiting on compensation

Oct 24th 2013, 10:08 AM 3,639 Views 12 Comments

To date only one company, Primark, has provided financial support to survivors and has called on other brands to follow suit

# clothing - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Can you guess the heights of these famous sportspeople?
# Sponsored By Jacamo
# Sponsored By Jacamo

Can you guess the heights of these famous sportspeople?

Oct 16th 2013, 3:34 PM 27,651 Views 35 Comments

How do you measure up to the players on the pitch? Take our quiz.

# clothing - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Examiner appointed to fashion chain A|wear
# Retail
# Retail

Examiner appointed to fashion chain A|wear

Oct 8th 2013, 5:13 PM 16,500 Views 32 Comments

The company had been taken out of receivership by a group of investors in 2012.

# clothing - Monday 30 September, 2013

The Burning Question*: Do you 'put away' summer clothes?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Do you 'put away' summer clothes?

Sep 30th 2013, 5:59 PM 13,803 Views 29 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# clothing - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Meet the small Indian recycler in trademark war with Gap
# Mind The Gap
# Mind The Gap

Meet the small Indian recycler in trademark war with Gap

Aug 4th 2013, 8:45 AM 9,732 Views 21 Comments

Green the Gap has three stores in India and sells home decor and accessories made out of waste. Gap has asked them to change their brand.

# clothing - Thursday 18 July, 2013

10 items of sunny-day wear we should banish forever
# Mesh
From The Daily Edge
# Mesh

10 items of sunny-day wear we should banish forever

Jul 18th 2013, 3:40 PM 21,056 Views 11 Comments

The sun can sometimes bring out the ugly side of our wardrobes.

# clothing - Monday 13 May, 2013

Clothing brands sign up to new accord on building safety in Bangladesh
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

Clothing brands sign up to new accord on building safety in Bangladesh

May 13th 2013, 5:36 PM 4,980 Views 6 Comments

Primark, H&M, Zara and C&A have all adopted the accord, written up in the wake of the building collapse last month.

# clothing - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Bangladesh building survivors protest as toll passes 700
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

Bangladesh building survivors protest as toll passes 700

May 7th 2013, 9:30 AM 3,767 Views 8 Comments

Many of the staff at the ill-fated nine-storey factory were earning just 38 dollars a month, a salary condemned as “slave labour” by Pope Francis.

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