Marlene Wessels

Art Director Marlene Wessels' unerring creative eye and serious crafty streak make her a gifted designer, as well as an inspired stylist and sharp photo editor. This super-skilled South African-turned-Dubliner masterminds the beautiful photoshoots that make each issue of Image Interiors & Living.
bathroom inspiration

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Bathroom inspiration courtesy of our favourites to grace the 2019 issues of Image Interiors & Living

Whether you're thinking of renovating, are in need of a few final touches, or daydreaming until you either…

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We took an inordinate amount of doggie portraits this year… so here they all are

For an interior design magazine, Image Interiors & Living dedicate quite a few of their pages to adorable…

By Marlene Wessels

bedroom inspiration

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Snuggle into the most divine bedrooms photographed in Image Interiors & Living in 2019

The Image Interiors & Living art director gets into nesting mode choosing the best bedroom inspiration that graced…

By Marlene Wessels

Group Partner Boob Planters

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Boob-inspired homewares to perk up your Friday

If you haven't gotten around to adding some boob homewares to your space, and don't fancy wading through…

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Dun Laoghaire florist Lulabelle launches its first locally made candle collection

Surrounded by fresh-cut flowers and potted plants every day really helps you hone in on the aroma that…

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All the ways to incorporate linen into your home (and why you should)

Linen homeware is like a favourite condiment – we want to put it on eeeeeverything. And we should…

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A comfort guide to camping in Ireland (from someone who does it every year)

For a few weekends every year, my family and I (including the dog) all head out camping in…

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Get a cuteness overload with these adorable Easter bunny home accessories

Not that we need an excuse, but now that Easter is just around the corner we're going hopping…

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Listen up, this is what I want for Mother’s Day

When your mom protests that she "doesn't want anything for Mother's Day" do not listen to her. I…

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A how-to for the daunting task of getting the baby room ready

It has been a while since I kitted out a nursery, but once I started looking for pieces,…

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All the interiors goodies I want to take home from Maison et Objet

We have just finalised our Maison et Objet report for the March/April issue of Image Interiors & Living…

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City-escaping to The K Club: What to do that doesn’t require clubs

My golf fan friends were incredibly excited when they heard I was off to The K Club. I…

By Marlene Wessels