Virtually Bidding - live online auctions

Kya de Longchamps looks at virtual bidding and live online auctions.

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Is your bathroom a damp squib? Then it’s time to splash out

Marrying practicality and style to get the most out of the bathroom, whatever its size, will make soaking up the effort all the sweeter, writes Kya de Longchamps.

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Wishlist: designer tableware, bright rugs, and silk pillowcases

Faith Ryan dines out on designer tableware, shops for a bright rug, and snuggles up to silk pillowcases.

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Cork auction viewings today

The antiques and collectors auction at Cork Auction Rooms beginning at noon tomorrow will feature around 700 lots including a stamp collection, military, glassware, furniture, pictures and prints.

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Affordability the key at Adam sale of important Irish art

Des O’Sullivan says a 1936 oil by Jack B Yeats, ‘Hearing The Nightingale’, is exciting featured lot.

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Rock ’n roll time as celebrity memorabilia delights at Whyte’s

Hot stuff from Sun as That’s All Right Mama and Gallagher programme feature, reports Des O’Sullivan.

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Vintage view: horses in art

Kya deLongchamps nags us to take a closer look at the place of horses in art yesterday and today.

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Create an interior look which reflects your personality

Carol O’Callaghan says take a confident approach to styling this season.

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Period gems amid wealth of antiques in Carrigtwohill

Des O’Sullivan looks ahead to a sale in Carrigtwohill next Saturday.

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Collectors excited as hammer poised for private estate sale in Rathcormac, Cork

Des O’Sullivan anticipates keen interest as Margaret Hegarty’s estate goes to auction in Dublin on Wednesday.

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Shed limitations when it comes to making new space

Kya deLongchamps says there are plenty of alternatives to building an extension to your home if you require an extra room, and the garden is the place to do it.

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Bring your walls to life with a vertical garden

HAVE you ever heard of an urban ruralist? 

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Rare British gems set to put Bandon show centre stage

Des O’Sullivan outlines some of the intriguing items exciting interest among collectors of antiques.

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Dutch auction sure to excite attention

Des O’Sullivan looks forward to a sale spanning 7,000 years of history.

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Vintage view: Women and retail

Kya deLongchamps takes a stroll through the intimate history of women and retail.

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Wish list: Mother’s Day gifts

Faith Ryan searches for something to say it all, as she roots out fun and flowery gifts to mark Mother’s Day.

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Big auction bids put Irish antique and arts market in global spotlight

Des O’Sullivan reports on a remarkable week at Ireland’s top auctions.

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A jug decanter in John Singer Sargent's "A Dinner Table at Night" —c.1884.

Vintage view: Wine decanters

WINE decanters of the 18th and 19th century have a fascinating history rooted in the feasts of ancient empire and the re-energising skill of Venetian glass makers of the Renaissance.

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Wish list: Luke Sisk creations

Stand out from the crowd with a scattering of unique products, says Esther N McCarthy.

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Fresh Talent exhibition showcasing a wealth of talent

THE design exhibition Fresh Talent is taking place at the National Craft Gallery in Kilkenny, bringing together recent graduates from third-level design colleges with designers who have been working for a few years.

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