Crown Paints (crownpaints.ie) is offering Bargain Hunter readers who present today’s column 30 per cent off its Neville Knott Designer Collection, including the Citrus pictured. Emulsion is down from €26.25 to €18.38 for 2.5 litres and 1 litre in a trim finish is down from €16.25 to €11.38. Offer is valid at all Crown Decorating Centres and ends October 31st.
Until the end of September, Home Focus at Hickeys (homefocus.ie) is offering Bargain Hunter readers 10 per cent off all full-priced goods in all of their stores, including this cotton, rose-gingham Roxy cushion (45cm sq) by Kirstie Allsopp, with a feather pad, reduced to €23.35. This new-season discount can also be used online using code BTS10. Offer excludes services such as making and fitting.
The Des Kelly showroom (01-8302433, deskelly.ie) at Cross Guns Bridge, in Glasnevin, has limited supplies of a super-smart, 80 per cent wool, twist carpet, in nine neutral colours, almost half price at €19.99 per sq yard, supplied and fitted and including underlay for Bargain Hunter readers within the greater Dublin area.
Oonagh Joyce makes customgraphic gifts using words that have special meaning to the gift giver or to the recipient. Life Moments (lifemoments.ie) can mount and frame the pieces in a selection of styles, print them on to canvas frames or send them unframed. Joyce is offering Bargain Hunter readers 30 per cent off her collection. This Rachel wedding design (29cm by 20cm), in a silver frame, is down from €79 to €55.30. A Margot print (20cm by 138cm), in a vintage frame is down from €130 to €91. Offer is ex delivery and ends tomorrow.
This bang-on-trend Harris tweed upholstered Bowmore seating range is part of the new-season stock at Arnotts (arnotts.ie). The Edwardian-style chesterfield sofa comes with an armchair and matching footstool. Bargain Hunter readers can buy the armchair (72cm by 76cm by 90cm) for €899, down from €1,029; the midi sofa (195cm by 99cm by 77cm) for €1,749, down from €2,049; and the matching stool (160cm by 80cm by 40cm) for €679, down from €749. Offer ends September 30th.
Anthony Ryan’s Cookshop (anthonyryans.com 091-539633 ) in Galway, is offering Bargain Hunter readers 10 per cent off these 710 ml Bobble bottles, down from €14.95 to €13.45. The bottles filter your water, helping you to hydrate without imbibing any nasty chemicals. The bottles are also BPA (bisphenol) free. Offer ends on Wednesday.
TRENDING . . . LED LIGHTING: There’s more to LED technology than cold white light, and National Lighting (nationallighting.ie, 01-7099070), in conjunction with the Interiors Association of Ireland (theinteriorsassociation.ie), invites you to a customer evening to learn all about the fundamentals of energy efficient LED lighting. The talk, by Paul Donegan of Intensity, takes place on Tuesday at 7pm at National Lighting at Western Retail Park, Dublin 12. Come early and enjoy a glass of wine. National Lighting is also offering Bargain Hunter readers who present today’s column 10 per cent off its LED range. The white curl pendant pictured is €465.
THREE OF THE BEST . . . FOR COUNTY COLOURS: Fly your county colours in style. Dubs supporters should be delighted to know that cool blues are trending this autumn. Stiffkey Blue No 218, an intense navy, is one of Farrow & Ball’s (farrow-ball.com) new season shades. Estate Emulsion is €49.50 for 2.5 litres and €84 for five litres.
THREE OF THE BEST . . . FOR COUNTY COLOURS: Mayo fans can have fun with these honeycomb decorations, designed for Christmas festivities but perfect for flying the Mayo flag in style. The three-bauble pack contains a 20cm in white, a 25cm in green and a 30.5cm in red and is available from hunkydoryhome.co.uk for £8.50 (about €10), ex delivery.
THREE OF THE BEST . . . FOR COUNTY COLOURS: With Cork and Clare fans on tenterhooks until the rematch on September 28th, fans of both sides can do their bit to keep enthusiasm burning at home. For Cork fans this giant red Anglepoise-style task lamp (70cm by 40cm) in Carolyn Donnelly’s Eclectic range at Dunnes Stores costs €160 and is also available in a soft duck-egg green.
THREE OF THE BEST . . . FOR COUNTY COLOURS: Clare fans know that the way to a team’s heart is through their stomachs. These cookie cutters by Katie Alice are available at creative-tops.com for £5.99 each (about €7.20) ex delivery.