The Orgasm Gap: ‘We have this frustrating myth that sex is easy and innate’

Aoife Drury

Single parenting in a pandemic: ‘I cry alone in the car so the kids don’t...

Lia Hynes

Author Ruth Gilligan: ‘I have slowly colonised our flat’s small second bedroom into my writing...

Sophie Grenham

About 400,000 women in Ireland have this condition and don’t know


The Cabinet Sub-Committee on Covid-19 currently has no women sitting on it. Why?

Lynn Enright

GALLERY: Beautiful gowns from The Golden Globes through the years

Jennifer McShane

Practical and stylish: 12 baskets we absolutely love for every budget

Megan Burns

Tiger King season 2 is coming – and Carole Baskin has some thoughts

Jennifer McShane

Get out of your head: What to do when you mistrust your gut instinct

Niamh Ennis

Image / Living / Interiors

5 Irish interior design accounts to follow on Instagram right now

by Lauren Heskin
09th Sep 2020

Take some time to breathe in the creative talents of these Irish interiors Instagram accounts that you should absolutely be following.

Have you maxed out on your (limited) DIY skills? In need of something to plan, but not necessarily tackle yourself? There are oodles of interiors inspiration out there, but why not get it from close to home and see just what is made possible by these talented interiors experts.


The Design Seeker


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by The DESIGN SEEKER (@thedesign_seeker) on

With a recently opened showroom in Monkstown, Design Seeker is the brand of interior designer Suzie McAdam. Featuring a range of their own projects and home furnishings as well as international inspiration, it’s a go-to for period interiors with a colour-drenched modern twist. @thedesign_seeker


Ruth Maria Murphy


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Ruth Maria Murphy (@ruthmariaphotos) on

Interiors photographer and long-time collaborator with Image Interiors & Living, Ruth Maria’s photography regularly graces the pages and covers of our magazine. Her Instagram feed is a pure delight too, with thoughtful layouts and a flowing palette of hues using her own photographs of Irish and international projects. @ruthmariaphotos


BOS Studio


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Bryan O’Sullivan Studio (@bosstudio) on

If you’re looking for something a bit more international and aspirational, look no further than Bryan O’Sullivan Studio. Run by London-based Irish designer Bryan O’Sullivan, the firm won Interior Designer of the Year at Elle Decoration’s British Design Awards 2020. A mix of their commercial and residential projects can be found on their feed, the BOS Studio Instagram is always an escape to high-end, whimsical fun. @bosstudio


Irish Design Shop


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Irish Design Shop (@irishdesignshop) on

If you’re at the accessories end of your interiors project, first stop should be Irish Design Shop, whether digitally or into their Drury Street store. Clare and Laura stock the very best Irish design and craft has to offer so if you’re looking for a beautiful piece of ceramic for yourself or an Irish woven blanket to give as a gift, you’re bound to find something here. Their Instagram page is also a great place to hear about Irish craftspeople and makers. @irishdesignshop




View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Kingston Lafferty Design (@roisinlaffertykld) on

Another experienced interior designer, Roisin Lafferty of KLD’s Instagram page is a veritable feast of colours and textures. Undulating curves and sharp geometric designs bring mid-century modern aesthetics to life in the jewel-toned hues of her projects. A great follow if interiors escapism is high on your list right now. @roisinlaffertykld

Featured image via @bosstudio

Read more: Irish self-catering boltholes to book into when this all ends

Read more: This period extension in Foxrock pulls out all the stops

Read more: One of our favourite French fashion brands Sézane has just launched a home collection