How To Choose A More Meaningful Wedding Gift For The Happy Couple

If you aren’t in favour of stuffing a wad of cash in a card and if you are looking for wedding gift ideas, a more meaningful present for the newlyweds is a much more thoughtful avenue to explore.  And, no that doesn’t mean you have to buy them a sofa or a toaster! Chances are […]

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.

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 […]

Gifts for newly weds

Wedding gift giving is an unavoidable task. With every wedding you attend comes the inevitable task of choosing a wedding gift. Regardless of whether you are choosing a gift for a friend or family member, a personalised wedding gift adds more of a special and personal touch.  A personalised wedding gift is the perfect choice […]

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 […]

The simple art of gift giving

The phrase gift giving makes the task seem a lot easier than it actually is. The actual art of gift giving can prove to be a stressful task. Regardless of whether its for a birthday, special occasion or wedding gift the task of gift giving can be fraught with unseen dangers. The first hurdle to […]

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 […]