The best-selling armchairs at Acquired, in Portlaoise’s The Store Yard, are Italian mid century, says owner Domhnall O’Gairbhai

Antique armchairs offer a great way to mix and match styles, says interior designer Eoin Lyons of interior architecture practice Lyons Kelly. “They’ve(...)

At home with Dermot Bannon: A teak sideboard with Rosewood handles designed by Ib Kofod Larsen for UK company G Plan in 1964 and supplied by The Vintage Hub – Mid-Century Online. Photograph: Ruth Maria

Barbara Behan’s London home features a striking sideboard in her diningroom – part of her extensive collection of mid-century modern furniture that is(...)

The living area. Photograph: Ste Murray

There are trends in architecture in the same way that fashion, film and music have their moments. But some date faster than others and the measure of (...)

In her own interior shot: Ruth Maria Murphy at home in Malahide

Ruth Maria Murphy gets inside all the right houses. As one of the country’s leading interiors photographers, her work appears in Image Interiors (...)

Killian McNulty on a Milo Baughman grey velour sofa at home in Clontarf, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Every item in Killian McNulty’s home in Clontarf, a stylishly modernised 1940s semi that he shares with his wife, artist/lighting designer Niamh Barry(...)

Laurence Carpenter with costumes worn by Madonna (€16,500) and David Bowie (€7,600)  for sale at the 52nd Irish Antique Dealers Fair at the RDS. Photograph: Fran Veale

“I own a pair of Madonna’s latex knickers,” says Laurence Carpenter unexpectedly as he takes The Irish Times on a tour of just some of the music memor(...)