Princess Diana’s dress

Princess Diana’s dress worn by Shannon Howe which is part of a temporary exhibition at Newbridge Silverware`s Museum of Style Icons. The exhibition runs until Sunday, 2nd November and will be showcased alongside Newbridge Silverware’s own permanent collection of Diana memorabilia. For further information, please visit

Photo: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland


FRIENDS aired 20 years ago today ……

Friends first aired 20 years ago today, here are 10 facts you might know of the beloved show that is always on some tv station still and brought us into the ‘lets do coffee ‘ age


1 –  Courteney Cox was supposed to play Rachel

2 -The original theme tune for Friends was the R.E.M. song Shiny Happy People

3 -Joey’s pick-up line “How you doing?” was rated number four on TV’s top 20 catchphrases.

4- Matt LeBlanc only had $11 to his name when he auditioned for the part of Joey

5- Ellen DeGeneres turned down the role of Phoebe

6 -The show was originally called Insomnia Café

7 -Bruce Willis appeared in the show for free after losing a bet with Matthew Perry

8 -Joey’s white dog statue belonged to Jennifer Aniston.

9 -Ross was  29 years old for three years !!!!!!

10-The intended love story was between Monica and Joey,

The Amy effect …..


Newbridge Silverware have reported that the €20 neck piece that Actress Amy Huberman was wearing in her tweet when she announced she’s expecting her second child sold out that morning. A rep for the brand said ” it goes to show the power of Amy as a brand & we hope to have it back in stock early next week”

‘All The Fun Of The Fair’

Modelling Oasis SS14 collection.Shot by Sasko Lasarov featuring Cat Donnelly from 1st Options and Juudit Siibak from Distinct Model Management

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