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DIY: make this garden tyre planter and teacup bird feeder
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In the final extract from her new book, Dainty Dress Diaries, Catherine Carton shows us how to make this garden tyre planter and teacup bird feeder.
22 June 2022 Features
Meet The Maker: Esther Quin of The Old Cornerstone
In this week’s Meet The Maker, Maria Moynihan talks to Esther Quin, who runs her textile business, The Old Cornerstone, from the family dairy farm in West Cork
15 June 2022 Craft
Craft: Stitch your own scrunchies and reusable makeup pads
In the third extract from her new book, Dainty Dress Diaries, Catherine Carton shows us how to make reusable makeup pads and super-quick scrunchies.
Craft: Make this DIY garden apron from Catherine Carton’s new book
In an extract from her new book, Dainty Dress Diaries, Catherine Carton shares this DIY garden apron project.
8 June 2022 Craft
Healing brushstrokes - the art of MS
Chief subeditor and designer of Irish Country Living, Rosie Farrell, was also one of the artists featured at the exhibition. Here she shares her story
8 June 2022 Living Life
Woodturning a 1963 Fordson Super Dexta tractor
Woodturner Tom Larkin made his first lathe in college. Now, from unusual items to rocking horses and tractors, he turns his hand to all sorts. In conversation with Anne O’Donoghue
11 May 2022 Features
My Country Living: creating magical moments with Easter hunt boxes
Ana Coady started selling Easter egg hunt boxes in 2021 to take the task off parents’ hands and give families the opportunity to spend quality time together. In conversation with Ilka Denker.
6 April 2022 Features
DIY: for the love of art; studying at the NCAD
Many have art as a hobby, but Eva Harrington has taken her love for art a step further, as she tells Ilka Denker about her studies in the National College of Art and Design in Dublin.
4 April 2022 Craft
Watch: DIY - how to make a customised jewellery display
Tired of your necklaces getting tangled with the rest of your jewellery? Looking for a display that allows you to organise and put your jewellery on show? Why not make your own, writes Ilka Denker.
28 March 2022 Craft
DIY: budget-friendly home interiors, without getting overwhelmed
There is no better person to help you with DIYing your home interiors than Norma Owens, who has done it all from start to (almost) finish, twice, writes Ilka Denker
21 March 2022 Craft
Meet The Maker: glass artist Sophie Longwill
In this week’s Meet The Maker, Maria Moynihan talks to award-winning glass artist Sophie Longwill.
16 March 2022 Features
DIY: turning sea glass into jewellery
Love foraging shells, sea glass or stones on the beach, but don’t know what to do with them? Why not turn them into jewellery, writes Ilka Denker.
14 March 2022 Craft