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FFF Halloween may not have even arrived yet but Christmas preparations are already well underway. Luxury retailer Brown Thomas is known for its sumptuous gifts and this festive season is bound to be no different. The Marvel Room will be launched this Wednesday by top model Thalia Heffernan. The annual dedicated gifting space will reveal an unrivalled selection of limited edition, bespoke and highly desirable gifts, sourced from the world's top International and Irish designers.

FFF Former 2fm DJ Jenny Huston is venturing into the design world with the launch of her new jewellery range, called Edge Only. The collection is described as being a brand for people who want to wear jewellery that reflects their style and personality. All pieces are designed by Jenny and produced by the very best goldsmiths in Kilkenny and Dublin. Edge Only's first two collections, Rock & Roll and Geometric, are now available from www.edgeonly.com.

FFF Former Westlife singer Shane Filan has just launched his autobiography and now he's back home in Sligo and doing his bit for a good cause. Shane and his band will be performing their final gig of their current You & Me tour back in Shane's home town for a local boy, Donal Parsons, who is currently fighting neuroblastoma, a rare and aggressive cancer. The gig will take place on Friday, December 5, at the Knocknarea Arena, Sligo.

FFF Mantra Garden Bar in Maynooth and new Pop-Up Bordello style club Ruby's is set to get creepy this Halloween weekend. There will be an 'Access all Areas' Fancy Dress Party on Friday, October 31, and then The Psycho Thriller Fancy Dress Party on Saturday, November 1, with €1,000 up for grabs for the best costume on the night.