Index: What’s hot and what’s not this week

Irish restaurant Bunsen expanding into Barelona is up, donuts and Dumbo are down

Down with donuts. Photograph: iStock

Down with donuts. Photograph: iStock

 

WHAT’S HOT

Grace
Buzzed about techno night in Dublin

Christian Tierney
Young Dublin photographer making big waves in the pop world

Play Irish
A new all-Irish music station: playirish.ie 

Easter eggs
No, not those ones, but the countless clues, motifs and references in Jordan Peele’s film Us

Project Loud France
Rihanna’s upcoming brand with LVMH

Bunsen Barcelona
The Irish burger restaurant has expanded to Spain

Drumshanbo gunpowder gin
The excellent Irish spirit was named best gin at the Flaviar Spirit Awards in New York

WHAT’S NOT

€383,000
The now average price of a house in the capital

Straightening brushes
Do we really need another gimmicky hair straightener in our lives?

The Daily Edge
The fun Irish website is sadly no more

Dodgy imitation meat
Vegan doesn’t have to mean faking everything

Dumbo
Like the elephant’s ears, it flops

Panini beard
Zac Efron’s facial hair in Beach Bum is a sculpt too far

Donuts
Peaked long ago, particularly the ones with entire confectionary creations piled on top.

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