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Irish Designer Emma Manley
Manley's studded and perforated leather skirt is definitely an eye catcher. This high waisted skirt is hand crafted in Italy from a soft perforated suede. Fully lined for the smoothest fit. This skirt is our mid length of the AW17 season, sitting above the knee.
Rounded and conical studs in antiqued gold, silver and black adorn this super soft suede skirt to give it the wow factor. Here is an up close and personal look at the detail...
⭐︎Parker Skirt Stats⭐︎
Number of Studs: 490
Stud Colors: 4
Stud Types: 10
Hours of Studding: 9
After the 9 hours of studding (at least) that it takes to decorate this bad boy, we press them so that the studs have no chance of falling off. That process takes another several hours before it is time to sew the buttons on!
All the embellishment is done in the Manley Studio based in Dublin, Ireland after we receive the leather pieces from our factory in Italy. We handpick our leather from Italy every season so we know our customers are getting the best of the best. This is a very special piece that takes time and dedication to finish, hence why it is featured in our Spotlight Series!!
The Layla Dress is an effortless look that will never go out of style... as you can see we are not getting rid of it any time soon!!
This project is a showcase of influential female designers who live and work in Ireland. Today, the Irish Design sector is 25% female and 75% male, this ratio is simply not good enough. Gender balance was the last item on the last page of the Policy Framework for Design Enterprise in Ireland. It’s time to change this and I am honoured to have been chosen for this campaign.Read More
Galway, it’s happening, despite having to cancel our first ever IDSS Galway in March due to Storm Emma, we’re still coming for you!
This is a first for the Irish Designer Sample Sales to come to Galway after an extensive run in Dublin, and we thought it was high time we crossed the Shannon and enjoyed the Galway fashion scene.Read More
Sometime things happen when you least expect them. Friday night was one of those. Nominated for Best Irish Designer at the Peter Mark VIP Style Awards, I attended as I do every year, thinking it could never be Manley. This year was different, this year I walked away with the award.Read More
Join us on Tuesday, October 17 for an evening of insight, inspiration and lots of luxury as we hear about the highs and lows of business from three outstanding young entrepreneurs.
IMAGE editor-in-chief Melanie Morris and our guest panels really shine a light on what it really means to be a successful young woman in business.Read More
You know at Manley we love our Sample Sales. This time, we’re taking them to the next level. You heard right, we’re doing even more than before! We know our Manley Fans aren't just in Dublin so we’re taking our Irish Designer Sample Sale on the road.
First stop, Dublin 💙 second stop, the rebel county, Cork ❤️
Stay tuned for more info on both of our upcoming Sample Sales in Dublin and Cork and let us know, if there's somewhere else we should be hosting one!
Describe your closet in three words. Packed. With. Manley.
What are your closet staples? Leather skirts, leather t-shirts and trainers. That’s me, most days.
What’s your signature piece? No matter the weather, I’m a legs out kind of a girl, so it has to be a leather skirt. In winter, I love layering chunky knits and in summer, I contrast lighter and sheer silk tops with leather skirts. It’s always a leather skirt day to me.Read More
Fiona Ufton shone brightly on the red carpet at the Edinburgh Film Festival for the showing of Tommy’s Honour, directed by her partner, Jason Connery. Fiona sported the Manley SS17 Parker Dress in a bold and bright sunshine yellow. This lady mos certainly isn't a dress for the faint hearted and Fiona showed us exactly how to wear it!Read More
Our stockist Só Collective is on the move. Fear not folks, they're not going far! Só Collective is relocating to a new and improved space at 55 Kildare Village. The store reopening is happening on the 15th of July so keep your eyes peeled for the new space, it’s bound to be amazing.Read More
Happy International Women’s Day from our very own #WomanBoss Emma Manley!Read More
We all love a good sample sale right? Well how about one featuring 7 deadly Irish designers? Bet that's got you excited!Read More
Today is a happy/sad day. Just over two years ago, I made the leap to move from a studio in my family home, to the Guinness Enterprise Centre. I wanted to give Manley the best shot at growing at the GEC seemed like the perfect place to make that happen.We moved into Suite 63 in January 2014. At the time, our new studio seemed huge but as Manley grew, the studio was quickly running out of space for team Manley. All good things must come to an end and so our time in the GEC has too.Read More
Really enjoyed chatting with Bryan Walshe in for a piece in today’s Sunday Business Post ‘Your Business’ Magazine. We talk all things web and I share my tips on how to maximise your online sales through digital. I also talk about what's worked for Manley and our hopes for expanding business through digital going forward.Read More