Nina Divito was the guest speaker last night at the Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown Enterprise Board, Enterprising Women Network meeting. What a fantastic story for all you shoe followers, check it out at www.ninadivito.com . She designs the most beautiful shoes and she also paints them . Her shoes are hand made in the same factory as Channel, Louis Vuitton and Gucci . What a determined girl, she has waited years to have her dreams come true . We hope to see this lovely Irish girl make it to the top, she’s competing with the best. Louboutin look out, Nina Divito is on her way . Brides, she is opening her first boutique on 5th November in the Westbury Mall, where you can view her paintings as well. “ A wonderland where art is footwear and footwear is art”.
Met some fantastic women last night, all with their own businesses. Some of them may be of interest to you when planning your wedding. Check these out……
www.prettyasapicture.ie Beautiful letter press and digital printing for your wedding invitations. A really unusual idea too. Ailbhe will take a picture of your wedding dress and draw a bespoke picture either in pen & ink or oil . As your first wedding anniversary is paper ……an ideal gift from your new husband to you. And they won’t break the bank, prices start from 150 euro.
Looking for some unusual accessories, check out www.lornab.ie where east meets west, from beautiful earrings to bags.
Another range of unusual designer jewellery, hand made in South Africa, can be found at www.noelledebarra.mymiglio.com and they have some really nice pieces especially for brides and your bridal party.
For all those busy brides who are getting married and moving into your new home, check out my friend Angela Connolly’s interior design company. www.conbudesign.com . She can design anything from the entire house to your bedroom or bathroom.