Supper Club: Kevin Dundon’s courgette and feta pasta salad
Supper Club: Kevin Dundon’s courgette and feta pasta salad

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A seafront Skerries home has been given a luxe update with rich colours and hotel-inspired details
A seafront Skerries home has been given a luxe update with rich colours and hotel-inspired...

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Paul Carlucci: ‘There’s no better investment than buying books and letting yourself be swept away’
Paul Carlucci: ‘There’s no better investment than buying books and letting yourself be swept away’

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The secrets to marriage and relationships according to couples together 10, 20, 30 and 40 years
The secrets to marriage and relationships according to couples together 10, 20, 30 and 40...

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This peaceful Victorian-era Galway home is on the market for €1.65 million
This peaceful Victorian-era Galway home is on the market for €1.65 million

Sarah Finnan

Ask the Doctor: ‘Is there a device similar to a leadless single-chamber pacemaker that can be fitted to the atrium?’
Ask the Doctor: ‘Is there a device similar to a leadless single-chamber pacemaker that can...

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What to do with your flowers after the wedding
What to do with your flowers after the wedding

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Supper Club: Creamy sautéd green veggies (perfect with pasta or quinoa)
Supper Club: Creamy sautéd green veggies (perfect with pasta or quinoa)

Meg Walker

These 3 Irish rug companies have launched exciting new ranges
These 3 Irish rug companies have launched exciting new ranges

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Social Pictures: Malfy’s ‘La Dolce Vita’ launch at the Iveagh Garden Hotel
Social Pictures: Malfy’s ‘La Dolce Vita’ launch at the Iveagh Garden Hotel

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Photography by Shantanu Starick, Styling by Ciara
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Photography by Shantanu Starick, Styling by Ciara

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While away time in this stunning perfumers house, nestled between the trees in West Cork


by Amanda Kavanagh
09.06.21

Leaving the city, an ambitious couple set about restoring an old farmhouse to its former glory, with dreamy results.

“It’s hard to believe it’s been ten years,” muses Joan Woods. The perfumer is talking about her move to West Cork; to a new home, a new business and in her own words, “a totally new way of life”. On the outskirts of Union Hall, Joan and her husband Richard Bradburn have achieved what many urban dwellers dream of. Both have forged successful new careers, hers as a founder of organic perfume company Waters +...

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