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PICS: All the style from the inaugural Xposé Benefit Awards

The awards ceremony is taking place in the Mansion House


The style stakes were high on the pink carpet for the Xposé Benefit Awards.

The inaugural awards show, which saw Caitlyn Jenner turn up as Benefit’s special guest, was held at the Mansion House in Dublin’s city centre on Thursday night.

The event was attended by a host of celebrities and social media personalities.

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Barry Keoghana and Shona Guerin | Brian McEvoy

Guests on the night included Barry Keoghan and his girlfriend Shona Guerin, who was wearing a stunning gown from The Ivory Closet.

The inaugural Xposé Benefit Awards celebrates the best in fashion and entertainment in Ireland.

The public were asked to vote for their favourite nominees, and 14 awards were handed out last night in a star studded ceremony.

Among guests was Aoibhin Garrihy, who is expecting her first child, and her sister Ailbhe Garrihy.


Sisters Ailbhe Garrihy and Aoibhin Garrihy | Brian McEvoy
Tony McGregor, Taylor McGregor and Erin McGregor | Brian McEvoy
Calum Best | Brian McEvoy

Erin McGregor also turned out in style in a pink number, and was joined by her daughter Taylor and her father Tony McGregor – who kept his shades on for the pink carpet.

Reality star Calum Best, son of the late football hero George Best, also jetted in from the UK for the night.

Another star to jet in from the UK was Love Island star Montana Brown, who turned heads in a fiery red number.

Ireland’s Got Talent judge Denise Van Outen also looked sensational in a glitzy navy number.

Love Island’s Montana Brown | Brian McEvoy
Denise Van Outen | Brian McEvoy

The full list of categories include; Best Beauty Influencer, Best Session Make Up Artist, Best Male TV Star, Best Female TV Star, Best Fashion Stylist, Best Wave Maker, Best Irish Designer, Best High Street Range, Best Male Star of the Big Screen, Best Female Star of the Big Screen, Best Session Hairstylist and the Beauty Icon Award.


Thw awards show will air in a 60 minute dedicated primetime slot at 8pm, Tuesday 6th on TV3.

Also spotted on the pink carpet was Thalia Heffernan, Holly Carpenter, Lisa Cannon, Darren Kennedy, Tara O’Farrell, Rosie Connolly, James Patrice, Roz Purcell, and Bressie.

Thalia Heffernan | Brian McEvoy
Holly Carpenter | Brian McEvoy
Lisa Cannon | Brian McEvoy
Tara O’Farrell | Brian McEvoy
Darren Kennedy | Brian McEvoy
Rosie Connolly | Brian McEvoy
Niall Breslin (Bressie) | Brian McEvoy
Michelle Regazzoli Stone | Brian McEvoy
James Patrice | Brian McEvoy
Rozanna Purcell | Brian McEvoy

Arriving fashionably late, Lucy Kennedy stunned in a blue jumpsuit, while Anna Daly rocked in a LBD.

Denise McCormack was also pictured on the pink carpet, and as usual Brendan Courtney and Sonya Lennon dressed to impress.

Lucy Kennedy | Brian McEvoy
Anna Daly | Brian McEvoy
Sonya Lennon and Brendan Courtney | Brian McEvoy

We caught up with lots of celebs at the Xpose Benefit awards on the Daily Goss, check it out;