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Back to college accessories from Primark
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Love owls? Twit Twoo
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Grey, marble and copper from Primark for AW16
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Beautiful clocks from an Irish coppersmith
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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

Love owls? Twit Twoo

twitt twoo ulster weavers

Think lots of colour, cheerful prints and high-quality cottons, and you’ve got Ulster Weavers. They have just released their midseason collection and it’s beautiful.

These items are from the collection’s ‘Twit Twoo’ range.

Owl lovers will yearn… Read More

Grey, marble and copper from Primark for AW16

grey copper marble home accessories

Copper has trended strongly throughout 2016. With Primark deciding to work it into their AW16 collection, this trend shows no signs of stopping.

These accents of copper, grey and marble are part of Primark’s AW16 ‘Scandi Cool’ collection: Read More

Beautiful clocks from an Irish coppersmith

Gilded Hound Copper Clocks

I recently discovered the hand-made copper clocks from Gilded Hound, run by Irish coppersmith, Siobhán Sacker, from her studio in Dublin.

Siobhán grew up in Ireland’s Wicklow mountains but spent years of her teenage life in India, where she was introduced to the art of coppersmithing. Read More

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