We ❤ The Happy Pear!

At M&B we’re big fans of The Happy Pear and this week we were thrilled to discover our lovely Tola will be featured in their new cookbook! The dynamic duo have an amazing way with food and manage to create recipes that are so tasty and healthy at the same time. While we...

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Outdoor Furniture For Spring/Summer ’17

With the clocks now forward by an hour we are well and truly heading into the new season! Gone are the darker, shorter days. We can now start to welcome the longer, warmer and sunnier evenings. At Meadows & Byrne we have everything you need to host the perfect summer party, or...

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Camo Chic

Everybody loves a bit of camouflage and no wardrobe is complete without some in there! Camo made a strong comeback in the winter, but that look is only going to get stronger over the spring/summer 2015 season appearing on sweaters, jackets and accessories. Military inspired clothing such as camouflage and its related colours, for example, olive,...

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Dine in Style

We’ve come up with a few fun and simple steps to help you create a spring-like table setting that conveys the fresh, clean feel of the season. We hope that these tips will help you fully enjoy this time of year and take your everyday dining experience to the next level. Simplicity...

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That’s a wrap

A statement blanket wrap is this season’s key piece that will lift any look in an instant. Sumptuous wraps and ponchos ‘blanketed’ the AW14 runways. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Olivia Palermo and Cara Delevingne were the ones who set alarm bells ringing. These lithe-limbed models, best known for wearing very little, were photographed swathed in blankets,...

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Autumn Beckons

There’s a crisp, wake-me-up chill in the air, it’s the ideal time to nail the way you want to look this fall. We can’t wait to get our hands on some cosy knits, ankle boots, and everything else that makes fall fashion so fun. Take a glimpse of what we’ve been lusting...

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A Timeless Classic

Camel coats are a must-have in this transitional season, when your summer dresses leave you a bit chilly and thick knitwear can see you sweltering. For AW14, a camel coat is a timeless wardrobe essential, perfect for over your office outfits or for snuggling up at the weekend,here’s a little camel coat...

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Make a Splash

Add a splash of green goodness to your neutral interior this season. Green comes in such versatile hues, shades and values that the choices on hand are abundant and at times even overwhelming. With the colour being such an integral part of nature, we also tend to accept it far more easily...

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Coral Crush

    This summer, it’s all about integrating hints of red-ish, pinky corals into our wardrobe.  Beautiful coral shades offer a classic but still fresh, girlish but still edgy, youthful but still sophisticated look that makes an unforgettable statement (who could forget the fabulously simple, chic coral numbers featured at the Golden Globes over the...

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Summer Brights

Why not add a pop of colour to your day to make you feel cheery whatever the weather. We doubt the creators behind the addictive new Netflix series, Orange is the New Black realized they were predicting a major trend the moment when they dreamed up the show’s title. But they sure...

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Shades of Blue

Blue Skies

Forget about ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ and make room for some shades of blue in your closet. Blue (dark, light and everything in between) had a strong presence on the SS14 runways, from cerulean, cyan and cobalt to navy, sapphire and periwinkle, countless shades of blue are going to be seen on...

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Gary Pepper Blog by Nicole Warne - Stripes

Stylish Stripes

Stripes are a popular trend introduced to the fashion industry by Coco Chanel in 1917 who became inspired on a trip to the French coast; it has since been reinvented in a variety of ways. This summer, fashion is venturing further than the classic Breton stripe, with stripes being bolder and brighter! Stripes...

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