What's on: your April events guide
Ilka Denker
From kids to adults, there is an event for everyone in April. Get creative, go to a fashion show, see a musical or take a hike, but most importantly - enjoy this month, writes Ilka Denker.
4 April 2022 Craft
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.
28 March 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.
DIY: five women to follow to get you inspired
As we get set to mark International Women’s Day (IWD) on 8 March, Ilka Denker rounds up some women in the internet sphere who DIY. Let’s celebrate them and get inspired by their craft.
7 March 2022 Craft
Transition Year Show comes to Limerick this March
Students will have the chance to visit many exhibitions and stands from various third-level institutions, attend talks and much more, writes Ilka Denker.
22 February 2022 News
DIY: how to make a creative prompt box
Want to be more creative, but struggle to find the motivation? Make this prompt box to get the creative juices flowing, writes Ilka Denker.
21 February 2022 Craft
DIY: how to transform your house – a budget-friendly guide
Linda Hayes has put a DIY stamp on every single room in her house, always keeping her budget in mind. She lets Irish Country Living in on how she does it, and how you can too, writes Ilka Denker.
14 February 2022 Craft
DIY: how to make a jewellery gift card in 10 easy steps
Whether it is for your Valentine, Galentine or simply just a gift, Ilka Denker shows you how to customise your own jewellery gift card.
31 January 2022 Craft
DIY: how to give your denims a make-over
Do you have denims that you never wear because you feel like there is something not quite ‘right’ about them? Ilka Denker talks to denim make-over queen Aisling O’Mara for some inspiration.
24 January 2022 Fashion
DIY: how to convert a picture frame into an eco-friendly notice board
Avid to-do list writer, but annoyed by all the papers lying around or looking for a more sustainable way to make your lists? Ilka Denker shows you how to upcycle a picture frame into a notice board.
17 January 2022 Craft
The three basic types of equipment you need for your home gym
Whether you want to get fit or follow up on a New Years resolution, setting up a home gym does not have to cost a lot or be time-consuming, writes Ilka Denker.
10 January 2022 Health