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The home of a Bond villainess and a restaurant entrepreneur is far more serene and muted than you might expect. Situated on leafy Clyde Lane, number (...)

GAA fans have missed the carefree ambles down Russell Avenue towards the Jones’s Road entrance to Croke Park, but for the road’s residents the Covid-1(...)

Georigan interior by Hélène Broderick

What do interior designers do and why do you need one? We put the question to established names and newbies to the business. We spend most of our lif(...)

De Siún Architects  transformed this  villa-style house in Rathmines.   Photographs: Aisling McCoy

While period homes boast lofty ceiling heights in their finer reception rooms, the kitchens to the rear are often low ceilinged and starved of light –(...)

The back of the Swords house, with garden room extension PHOTOGRAPH: Ste Murray

Since the outbreak of Covid-19 the idea of rooms has become more important that one big open-plan living space. One Swords couple, both keen horticult(...)

Traighenna Bay, west Donegal

The story from the Covid crisis for one Donegal-based boutique holiday letting company should give independents in the sector reasons to be cheerful. (...)

Birdwatching can be as serene or as stressful as you make it.

Birdwatching is back in focus for its calming effect on people, says Niall Hatch of Birdwatch Ireland whose website saw a 350 per cent increase in tra(...)

The wind dictated everything in relation to the property, from the siting of it to the type of doors and windows the house has.

A low-key contemporary home set into the Sky Road, outside Clifden in Connemara, makes use of local materials to merge it with the landscape and (...)

A yard with pieces from Home Street Home in Harold’s Cross. Photograph: Michael Donnelly.

As the country reopens, the independent decor sector is pushing through to give home lovers a wider selection of things to fill their homes with. Here(...)

 Mónaco lounge chairs, in natural honey colour and set around a cool aquamarine-coloured swimming pool, priced €217 each from Zinc Interiors

Yellow is the colour of positivity and optimism, says interior designer Helena Cousins of Zinc Interiors. “It is the colour of sunlight and can mimic (...)

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