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FASHIONISTAS with an eco bent, keep an eye out for five talented Cookstown designers already being lauded in chic Dublin.

The Holy Trinity Art and Design Students fought of stiff competition to reach the all Ireland final of the Junk Kouture Fashion Competition held recently in Dublin’s Burlington Hotel.

The finalists were Year 13 A level students Kiara Madden and Joseph McVeigh and Year 8 students Emma Lavery, Emma Coyle and Niamh Daly.

These talented students created innovative fashion designs using recyclable materials and were placed in the top twelve design finalists of the competition which had over a thousand entries from all over Ireland.