Leo, one of Sorcha O’Raghallaigh’s star sign illustrations.

Skirting the issue An old-fashioned kitchen staple, the fabric curtain was often used under the sink instead of unit doors, particularly in small scu(...)

Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip, Sabina Higgins, Queen Elizabeth and President Michael D Higgins watch a ceremonial welcome at Windsor Castle yesterday. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

Yesterday’s engagements at Windsor Castle and Westminster highlighted the sartorial choices of President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina on t(...)

Designer gear: Sorcha O Raghallaigh at St Brendan’s Community School in Birr, Co Offaly, with Dermot Carney. Photograph: Jeff Harvey/HR Photo

Monday Lady Gaga’s costume designer Sorcha O Raghallaigh has joined our Creative Engagement programme. I’ll be heading down to meet her tomo(...)