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  • proper n. A female given name


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Anglicized version of Irish Órfhlaith “golden princess”, from ór “gold” + flaith “prince”


  • The company is headquartered in Neustadt an der Orla, which is located in the heart of Germany's "Optical Valley." all content

  • "Orla," said the son of Mora, "could I raise the song of Death to my friend?

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  • In Orla, anti-Semitic slogans and Nazi symbols were found on the former synagogue.

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  • Shortly afterward, she and her husband set up the Orla Kiely Partnership, officially registering their business, which eventually became Kiely Rowan PLC.

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  • Orla Kiely, the Irish designer known for her quirky, signature, retro stem prints, still gets excited when she sees someone wearing her brand.

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  • Orla Kiely is now sold in 30 countries around the world, found in high-end department stores such as Selfridges in the U.K. and Neiman Marcus in the U.S. Collaborations with companies like Apple, Target and Citroën have also helped raise the brand's profile.

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  • Orla Kiely In those days, Ms. Kiely was mostly making handbags, but the 49-year-old has since expanded into every design imaginable, from perfume to fashion to casserole dishes.

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  • Last month, Orla Kiely opened a flagship store in the U.S. Located in a historic building on Mercer Street in the heart of New York's SoHo neighborhood, the 2,300-square-foot retail space represents a major step in the brand's expansion plans.

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  • Though the brand is well-known for its accessories and home goods, highlighted by its hit 2010 capsule collection for the U.S. store Target, Orla Kiely's New York store has given the company a chance to show off its expanding line.

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