Wish List: Eight great Irish buys for your home

Esther N McCarthy has a distinctively Buy Irish theme in her picks this week.

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Has KRIB sounded the death knell for the immersion?

Kya deLongchamps wonders if the immersion switch has finally met its match.

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Bargain buys to add a touch of spring to your home

Let’s see what’s out there for under €20, with style and a touch of spring.

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Jack B. Yeats work looks to past and future

Des O’Sullivan casts an eye over the paintings at de Veres sale.

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What is Bauhaus and why does it matter today?

Kya deLongchamps explains what Bauhaus is, and why it matters today.

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Can a craft exhibition have Brexit influences?

With Ireland chosen to host a major exhibition on European craft, we’re treated to everything from unconventional ceramics and traditional basket making, to ...

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Interiors profile: Senior Designer at DFS Rob Ellis

Rob Ellis is Senior Designer at DFS. Here he speaks to Aileen Lee about his role.

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Tempted to renovate your home? TV’s Kunle Barker shares 4 top tips for getting started

The Renovate Don’t Relocate regular imparts some insider wisdom for tackling a big project. By Luke Rix-Standing.

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Keating's portrait of Movita up for sale

This charcoal and pastel portrait of Movita by Sean Keating comes up at the James Adam sale of Important Irish Art in Dublin on March 27.

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Video: This is how you can master Marie Kondo’s ‘life-changing’ method of tidying up

It’s all about looking at the items you own and seeing whether or not they spark joy.

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Lord Edward’s letter on French landing

Des O'Sullivan reports on the sale of an historic letter detailing plans for French participation in an Irish uprising.

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Design/life: Furniture designer Colin Harris creates pieces that tell stories

Aileen Lee meets furniture designer Colin Harris.

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Rare Irish £20 note up for auction

A very rare Irish £20 note from 1943 comes up at Dix Noonan Webb in London on March 28 with an estimate of £9,000-£12,000.

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6 of the smallest spring-cleaning hacks that will have the biggest impact on your life

Here’s how to to nail the most boring household chores, says Sam Wylie-Harris.

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Wish List: Here are out Mother's Day gift ideas

Esther N McCarthy picks some ideas for Mother’s Day gifts this week, from a colourful kettle to a thin white duke inspired placemat.

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Germ warfare: How to win the battle at home

Kya deLongchamps finds that simple cleaning habits can stop the dreaded bacteria and pathogens in their tracks as they march from room to room

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Learn a bit more about the people who live in Dermot Bannon's 'Incredible Homes'

As series two of Incredible Homes concludes, it’s been a mix of cheesy one-liners, cringy moments and a hard-to-resist dose of interiors porn, writes Carol ...

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6 ways to not kill your plants if you’re a millennial who can’t keep anything alive

Who among us isn’t guilty of overwatering our favourite houseplant?

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WISH LIST: Tuli table lamps, comfy cushions and cool cookware

Fancy a Tuli lamp, stripy pillow or a ceramic pitcher, well, look here, says Esther McCarthy.

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Shelf life as Cork designer scales new heights

Des O’Sullivan previews the exciting work poised to go on show at The European Fine Art Fair.

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Shop local crafted design guilt-free for a unique gift-giving opportunity

Irish crafted design by local makers is a wholesome alternative to mass-produced items, offering a unique gift-giving opportunity which might make a happy couple ...

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Vintage View: The luminous legacy of Lalique beguiles

The luminous legacy of Lalique glass beguiles Kya deLongchamps.

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Calm, bright, moody or dramatic? 3 experts reveal how to style 2019’s boldest blues

Dubbed the new neutral, blue is making waves in our homes once again. Gabrielle Fagan reveals how to take the plunge.

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Meet 2019’s new show plants – here are 10 to look out for

A host of exciting new plants are making their debut at RHS Chelsea Flower Show this year. Hannah Stephenson reveals her pick of the bunch.

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Finishing touches: The creative side to sideboards, consoles and coffee tables

Sideboards, consoles and coffee tables may all have a wide variety of practical uses, but these pieces also offer a prime opportunity for creativity to indulge our ...

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The how-to guide to stripping wallpaper

Having recently revamped some bedroom walls, Kya deLongchamps peels away the layers on the most dreaded of all DIY jobs – stripping wallpaper.

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Designers striking a balance for gender equality

Aileen Lee previews a March 8 event that aims to promote gender equality in the world of design.

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Wish List: Stunning showers, scents and sea sponges

Esther N McCarthy takes her pick from showers, scents and sea sponges this week.

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Eau de pooch: 12 ways to stop your dog from making the house smell

Love your dog but prefer a home that doesn’t smell like kennel? Lisa Salmon seeks some simple steps for dealing with that poochy pong.

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Wishlist: Vintage fashion and home-ware are back in style

Feast your eyes on a stunning corner sofa, try a cute lambswool throw or check out new colour trends, but Esther N McCarthy has her heart set on a 1950s style dishwasher ...

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It makes cents to get savvy with household spending

Forget micro-managing your wardrobe, Kya deLongchamps argues it’s time to spring clean that household income and expenditure

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Designer home: Turning a small house into a spacious family home

Smaller houses are an opportunity to see what can be done to transform modest accommodation into a spacious, family-friendly home, writes Carol O’Callaghan

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