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Starting your own skincare brand with Yvonne Naughton
Anne O'Donoghue
Yvonne Naughton was once a chef designing menus, but now she has designed Mervue Natural Skincare, writes Anne O’Donoghue.
6 April 2022 Features
Living Life: travel tips from the experts
Looking forward to travelling again? Maria Moynihan talks to those in the know for their top tips for staycations, city breaks and summer holidays
21 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
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
How can I overcome my needle phobia?
Dear Miriam, I've had a life-long fear of needles; how can I overcome it?
2 March 2022 Ask Miriam
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: here’s how to get inspired to upcycle
Ilka Denker chats with Stephen Hynes about his love of upcycling, some industrial lamps he has built and general advice he has for anyone interested in reclaiming materials.
7 February 2022 Craft
Dolly Buckley's top five tips to put your best face forward for 2022
Beauty expert Dolly Buckley shares five simple tips to look and feel well in 2022, inside and out.
26 January 2022 Features
Money Mentor: what to consider when switching mortgage provider
With Ulster Bank and KBC bank both leaving the Irish market, many households will be switching mortgage providers. Margaret Nolan provides some tips for farming families.
26 January 2022 Money Mentor
A Week in the Country
From the best Instagram accounts to follow, to home budgeting tips, find out what caught ICL’s eye this week.
19 January 2022 Features
Money Mentor: money tips for farming families in 2022
Money Mentor Margaret Nolan gives some tips on finances and banking for the year ahead.
12 January 2022 Money Mentor