Review : Keane On Style

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It’s the weekend! Hope you’re having a great one – resting and spending time with friends and family. Last night (Friday) my mum and I took a last minute trip to the Twin Tree Hotel in Ballina to attend Keane On Style. It’s a roadshow hosted by Lorraine Keane, Ireland’s original fashion and beauty guru. We’re lucky […]

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Feehily’s At Christmas | Floristry Classes

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It’s Friday! If you’ve wondered about floristry classes, I’d say to you that rest assured it’s worth giving a go. Well, at Feehily’s at least – it’s a household name here in the Northwest. You’ve nothing to lose! That’s from someone who has had zero experience in the department up until last night. Floral arrangements aren’t, […]

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Dernish Island Links ¦ Martina Hamilton

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Hey folks! I’m back with another design-related post. You may have read about Martina Hamilton’s brand new collection ‘Island Link’ in my recent edit on Sligo Design Week during which the well-known jeweller and founder of The Cat And The Moon and Hamilton Gallery told us about discovering ancestral connections to Dernish Island. We were very lucky to catch […]

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Screen Printing | Pulled

I hope you’re having a good week. Last week was chockablock with creative workshops and talks thanks to Sligo Design Week. It was a total success and it’s only in its second year. Catch up if you missed it here. Screen Printing is something I’ve always wanted to try. I’d considered courses and workshops at […]

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Feehily’s Florist | Christmas Flower Demonstration

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Happy Friday! To celebrate the weekend, I’ve a great giveaway! Scroll down for details. Earlier this week I got a fabulous delivery of fresh flowers from Feehily’s Florist. It was a beautiful gift to receive on a wet and cold day, delivered right to my doorstep. It really was such a lovely and welcomed surprise. I’d […]

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Sligo Design Week 2016 | Creative Entrepreneurship

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Yesterday was one of those action-packed and exhilarating days. As part of Sligo Design Week, I attended a really insightful talk on Creative Entrepreneurship. The event took place at Sligo IT and 8 speakers took to the podium to share their steps to success at growing a design-led business here in the Northwest. Each speaker was really excellent. Each […]

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Murano Glass Blowing | Graham Reid Design

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Hey everyone. I haven’t written a blog post in almost a month, but I’ve been enjoying life offline, working on an exciting jewellery collaboration and taking time out over midterm. We’ve also been fairly consumed by our home renovations. As you know, I don’t schedule posts and blog for the sake of it. We all work […]

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Wine Tasting | The Wine Buff

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If you enjoy a glass of wine and you feel like trying something new, you have to try wine tasting at The Wine Buff in Sligo. You may have seen a short clip I shared on Facebook; I’d been meaning to review this for ages. I thought The Wine Buff was just your average wine […]

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Run Happy | Call of the Wild

If you’re lacking motivation on the fitness front, know that you’re not the only one! I go through phases of feeling motivated and it’s generally short-lived. After having been unable to exercise I was rearing to go in May and I threw myself back into running – running up to 18km in one go. Here’s […]

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