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Edinburgh-born, Dublin-based illustrator Lynn MacPherson, who goes under the pen name Salty Philip (085-7489659 saltyphilip.com), uses pen and ink and digital illustration to create her A6 Christmas cards and limited edition A3 and A4 prints. The cards start from €3 each and cost €10 for a pack of five. The prints range in price from €5 to €35. Upon presentation of today’s column she’s offering Irish Times readers 10 per cent off her card and print collection, which can be purchased at The Loft Market (01-671 7000), second floor, Powerscourt Townhouse Centre, Dublin 2, and both Jam Factory (01-616 5671) premises: Crown Alley, Temple Bar, Dublin 1, and 64 Patrick Street, Dublin 8. To avail of the discount you can also catch her this Saturday at The Ha’ Penny Market at The Grand Social, from 12 midday to 6pm, and The Christmas Cracker, Block T, Smithfield, Dublin 7, on Friday, 13th, Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th of December.
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Alannna Gallagher’s interiors round-up

Have you family or friends coming to stay? Lost Weekend (01-2140711, lostweekend.ie) 2 St Helen’s Court, George’s Street Lwr, Dún Laoghaire, is offering Bargain Hunter readers who present today’s column 20 per cent off the new Jaspar sofa bed, 212cm by 83cm by 72cm. Seen above in yellow felt, the modern design breaks down into a 140cm by 200cm bed. Prices for this sofa bed start from €1,750. Bargain Hunters pay from €1,400. Offer ends November 30th. To have the sofa bed in time for Christmas, you need to order  before November 12th.
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Nothing beats the look and feel of faux fur in cold winter. Hibernate in style under this faux fur throw (below), 180cm by 140cm, by Italian design ho(...)