Holy Spirit giro is fashion finalist

    Bank of Ireland today announced the regional finalists for Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture 2018.

    A LEADING fashion and art competition has just announced its regional finalists.

    Pictured is School of the Holy Spirit 5th Year student, Niamh Dunne from School of the Holy Spirit, Kilkenny whose creation Dropped in the Ocean stood out. 

    Niamh is with teacher Jamie Holohan, Deirdre Shine, Bank of Ireland Manager Kilkenny, Bank Youth Co-Ordinator Ciara Coone and teacher Yvonne Lulias.

    The thrifty student collected a vast array of unwanted junk to fashion an entry which sees the school go forward to compete in the southern regional final of the competition on March 9 in the University Concert Hall, Limerick. 

    Now in its eight year Ireland’s leading fashion and art competition for secondary schools challenges students to create original and innovative outfits from recycled materials and junk.

    For the full list of 400 silver ticket winners who have made it through to the regional finals for Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture 2018 visit https://www.facebook.com/BOIstudents