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A surprise delivery from Ulster Weavers
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Black, copper and minimal – my home office
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Design a duvet cover competition
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Look what’s trending: embroidered cushions
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Fire pits and chimeneas that I need immediately
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Look what’s trending: coastal tones
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Quirky tea towels inspired by Japan
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From Fiesta to Siesta
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A surprise parcel full of homeware gifts
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Study art. Live on a farm. Design interiors. #Lifegoals

A surprise delivery from Ulster Weavers

samples from ulster weavers

I was sitting in my garden sipping tea with my Mom the other day when a delivery man unexpectedly called to the door. In his hand, he had a parcel addressed to me.

When I saw that it was sealed with ‘Ulster Weavers’ branded packaging tape, I got really excited. Read More

Black, copper and minimal – my home office

minimal office space

When I’m not blogging about interiors, I’m writing professionally through my freelance writing business, ContentWriter.ie.

I work from home, so when I moved to my rental bungalow in Wicklow, I transformed a small bedroom space into a functional, yet inspirational workspace. Read More

Design a duvet cover competition

designaduvetcover

I’m really excited about Harry Corry’s design a duvet competition. I would love to see a collage of the best entries.

The competition is open to residents of Ireland and the UK, age 16 or older. Each entry must be completely original. The winner receives a £200 voucher for Harry Corry and a duvet set with their design.

The closing date is August 10th 2016.

Enter here: Design a duvet competition

Fire pits and chimeneas that I need immediately

outdoor fire pits

In all my years of tenant life, this is my first summer to have a garden.

After decking the place out in flowers that I cannot name, and installing an obligatory range of solar-powered flashing garden ornaments, I now have an unwavering desire to prolong the time I can spend sitting outside.

So here are 9 fire pits and chimeneas that are currently half price at Home Store + More – which one should I buy? Read More

Look what’s trending: coastal tones

coastal home interiors

Living by the sea in Wicklow, in Ireland’s scenic south-east, has made me fall in love with the coastal palette.

On a cloudy day, musky blues and calming greys dominate the sky. On a clear day, bright blues introduce the day and then transform into soothing hues of pink and orange in the evening. Read More

Quirky tea towels inspired by Japan

Kitchin taoru

Richard Lawton, a graphic designer and illustrator from London, has decided to bring some of his illustrations to life by making a range of limited edition tea towels. Read More

From Fiesta to Siesta

Primark Mexican Fiesta Collection

Primark’s energetic ‘Mexican Fiesta’ collection for Summer 2016 is bursting with colour. This vibrant collection is full of candy skulls, pom-poms, cacti and embroidery.

Here are some of my favourite pieces… Read More

Study art. Live on a farm. Design interiors. #Lifegoals

I was recently made aware of the wonderful world of Izzi Rainey. She’s a cool person with a cool name with a cool job. Who is she?

Izzi is an artist and a designer. After graduating from the Glasgow School of Art, she teamed up with her mate, Lara Mullis, to design and manufacture homeware and interior products. #livingthedream

coasters by izzy rainey

From her art studio on her family’s Norfolk farm, Izzi brings beautiful home accessories into the world, such as handmade cushions, coasters, oven gloves and napkins. Read More