Come behind the scenes with us and listen to the most exciting voices in fashion, beauty and lifestyle on the all new Brown Thomas Podcast.
We open this series with a dynamic guest line-up including; Rotate designers - Jeanette Madsen and Thora Valdimars, fine jewellery and luxury piercing enthusiast Maria Tash, CEO and Founder of Anastasia Beverly Hills, Anastasia Soare and New York based Irish influencer Erika Fox aka Retro Flame.
Hosted by broadcaster and MC Louise Duffy, who is known for her warm and intelligent interview style, join us for a fascinating insight into fashion and beauty’s most talented stars from the luxury leading brands of Brown Thomas.
Jake Hall, Founder and Creative Director of Prévu
This week Louise is joined by Jake Hall, Founder and Creative Director of Prévu. The former football and TV star talks about launching at Brown Thomas Menswear and how he turned his personal brand from a garage start-up into a successful business.
In today’s episode, we meet Charlotte and Bernadette, mother and daughter duo behind Antwerp’s cult fashion label, Bernadette.
Together with their combined inspiration and expertise, they have created a cross-generational label, famous for its vibrant prints all of which are hand-painted by Charlotte.
This week we speak with Gucci Westman, Founder of Westman Atelier. Gucci Westman has more than 20 years of professional experience as a major editorial makeup artist, contributing to publications like Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar.
She rose to prominence creating dewy, supernaturally glowy looks for celebrity clients including Jennifer Aniston, Anne Hathaway, Reese Witherspoon, and Gwyneth Paltrow—establishing her highly coveted ‘second-skin’ approach to makeup.
We catch up with Gucci to discuss how she started her career in beauty working on music videos and commercials, her vision when creating her own luxury beauty brand and how life has really changed since launch.
Olivia Von Halle
The queen of luxury nightwear, Olivia Von Halle takes us through the fabulous journey of her eponymous brand.
We discuss life in lockdown, juggling family and career, her past in Trend Forecasting and the intricacies of running your own company.
Olivia speaks about life in Shanghai and how the party culture inspired the ethos of the famous silk pyjamas. We also touch on those wow moments seeing the brand worn by celebrities and influencers worldwide, most recently featuring as an outfit for The Emmys!
Caroline O’Donoghue is one of Ireland’s brightest literary stars. Author of two best-selling novels, journalist and host of her very own award-winning podcast. We chat through her incredible career, her brand new novel, the warm community of her fellow novelists and her very first job in Brown Thomas, Cork!
Emily Oberg, Sporty & Rich
In this episode we meet ultimate cool girl Emily Oberg, founder of Sporty & Rich. What originally began as a lifestyle magazine and moodboard has transformed into one of the most sought after athleisure labels. Emily talks us through her many roles from Art Director, Designer, Brand Consultant, Influencer to Wellness Ambassador. She speaks about the big moves in her life from Canada to LA via New York, and how each location has inspired her in a different way ultimately resulting in her Sporty & Rich brand which prides itself on thoughtfully designed products that emphasize longevity over momentary relevance.