Ballyheigue’s Don O’Neill poised to dress three stars at the Oscars

Kerry designer Don O’Neill is set to dress three of the stars at this year’s Oscars. Fashion designer Don O'Neill from Ballyheigue The Ballyheigue man, who designs evening wear under the ‘Theia’ brand, is fast becoming a favourite with some of Hollywood’s leading stars, having dressed a number of big names at the recent Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild awards. Among those who’ve worn his designs are Oprah Winfrey, Taylor Swift and Khloe Kardashian. Speaking to Radio Kerry earlier today, the New York-based designer said he’s busier than ever, having launched his spring/summer collection at New York Fashion Week. He also says he’s been approached to provide a gown for three women attending the Academy Awards, including a ‘Best Actress’ nominee, whom he’s not allowed to name. However, he says he won’t know until the night of the ceremony, whether or not she chooses to wear his dress: [audio_player src=””]