The ease of purchasing homeware online

The days are well and truly counting down until Christmas and the January sales.  For many the trend of shopping online for gifts has grown steadily over the past few years and there is no better time to test out the ease of online shopping over the next few weeks. Advertisements

Christmas gifts: What to get the person who has everything

With only a few days left until Christmas, despite our best intentions many of us will have left it to the last minute to think about what gifts to buy your nearest and dearest. With only a handful of shopping days left, most people have that one person whether it be a family member or […]

Getting your home ready for Autumn

As there are slight glimmers of Autumn and Winter in the air, as the air turns crisp and the leaves change colour it is a great opportunity to make simple tweaks to your homeware and house furnishings to reflect the new time of year. Very simple changes can be made in your home giving it a […]

Gift shopping whilst on vacation

Often the much welcomed Summer months are the perfect time to plan that well deserved break. Regardless of whether you are planning a vacation in Ireland or abroad, there are many benefits in buying that special gift while on vacation. Gift hunting whilst on vacation provides a great opportunity to search for the perfect present […]

Nautical Themed Home Decor: Part 1

A beach themed palette is one of the most relaxing, neutral and versatile of all colour schemes. Feel instantly calm and relaxed with a beach themed room. Regardless of how close you live to a beach, bring elements of beach life homeware and home furnishings by adding coastal elements. Over the next two blogs we will […]

Home Decor Gift Guide

The art of gift giving can be a tricky task. Speaking from experience taste can be such an individual thing. Too often housewarming gifts or homeware items given as presents can end up hidden in an attic gathering dust, only to be displayed when the gift- giver visits the home! The challenge to most people […]

Mother’s Day Gift Giving – Part 2

In our previous post we ran through the importance of acknowledging Mother’s Day and how it should be celebrated. In this post we will run through the numerous great gift ideas for mums to show our appreciation to our mums this Mother’s Day. There is the option of running with a typical gift or surprise […]

New Valentine’s Day Trends

Who says that you have to go down the conventional or traditional route for Valentine’s Day of getting your loved one a big bunch of roses or booking a table at the local restaurant in Dublin or nationwide.  Simple, fun yet practical gifts are a great way to give someone a gift that’s different.  Gift […]

Make a splash of colour this January

Now that Christmas has come and gone, decorations are carefully stored in the attic for another few months and your home suddenly begins to look bare with a wide open space, now is the time to consider new homeware items to make a statement this 2015. Gone are the reds, golds and silvers that Christmas is […]

What to get the friend who has everything

It’s Christmas and the despite many of our best intentions and pre-planning the time is flying with just a few days till Christmas and only a handful of shopping days left. Whilst gift shopping for most people isn’t too difficult, there is often one person/friend on the list for whom getting the perfect gift can […]