The ‘Irish Times’ Home & Design Theatre at the Ideal Home Show.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27th 1pm: Introduction to The Irish Times Home & Design Theatre followed by The quantity surveyor versus the architect : head-to-(...)

The Greenway on St Stephens Green

If Carlsberg did office spaces, they’d probably want to give Joe McGinley a bell. The founder of the Iconic Office group, Mc Ginley spotted a market f(...)

The living room of an apartment at Orchard Hall, Hamilton Park, Castleknock decorated by Nicola Pollard

When decorating a small apartment homeowners often face the predicament of how to inject style and personality into the compact space without making i(...)

Karl O’Hanlon and his wife Anita at the Château St Pierre de Serjac in France’s Languedoc region.

Dubliner Karl O’Hanlon is a developer, hotelier and interior designer who specialises in restoring and operating wine estates and historic French buil(...)

 Neville Knott in the drawing room at Carlisle Terrace, Dun Laoghaire. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Neville Knott is an interior designer, broadcaster and lecturer in interior and furniture design at the Dublin Institute of Technology where he has ta(...)

Linda Thomas and Liz Dwyer, the founders of PR+Brand Lab

A new public relations (PR) venture has been launched to help small to medium enterprises (SMEs) deal with PR issues, including connecting with media.(...)

Cian O’Connor at home in Co Meath. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Dubliner Cian O’Connor is best-known for his showjumping prowess. A regular member of the Irish Nations Cup Team, he won a bronze medal in the London (...)

Interior designer Suzie McAdam will give a talk on ‘Reviving, redecorating and respecting period homes’.

Friday, April 21st 1pm:  “Reviving, redecorating and respecting period homes” with interior designer Suzie McAdam. McAdam, whose body of work in(...)

Lynette Callaghan at home in Temple Bar, Dublin: her style is Art Deco meets Danish design, being fond of the geometry and glamour of the 1920s and 30s and how decorators then used garish colours and prints to dramatic effect. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dubliner Lynette Callaghan had roles in the ITV drama Cold Feet,in Emmerdale, The Clinic, Raw and The Tudors and as the lead in Irish feature films 8(...)

The family room at Helle and David Moyna’s home in Booterstown, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

“You don’t buy a house like this and expect it will ever be perfect,” says Helle Moyna of her pink Georgian pile in south Co Dublin. Founder of des(...)