Wishlist: Cosy blankets and classy candles to warm your home

Esther N McCarthy picks cosy blankets and classy candles for this week’s round up.

Cork lady Ester Murray is very excited that her line of handpoured soy candles are being displayed by Pharmacy First Plus in Tower. The candles are all organic and use the most wonderful mix of fragrances, like this Jamaican Cafe and Walnut candle. Ester has also branched out into producing unique products like adult sleep oil and muscular balm. Find out more at www.pharmacyfirstplus.ie/ and www.estersaromas.wixsite.com/estersaromas  

Now these Spalted beech grinders from Irish company,Turned Crafts, are worth their salt. They have a rather fancy crushgrind ceramic mechanism, made in Denmarkm with a 25-year guarantee. The grinders will also crush herbs, spices and coffee beans. Made by the geniuses in Kinvarra and available from Etsy https://www.etsy.com/ie/shop/TurnedCraftsBoutique  and Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Turned-Crafts 

Log on to https://shop.designist.ie if this heavenly Eden suction planter by Okidome takes your fancy. I love the concept of indoor gardening. Great to try with the kids too. So this pot attaches to windows, tiles and the fridge. and of course are super easy to install and easy to remove. Plus they come with their very own water reservoir system.

Have a peek at this Dyson Pure Hot+Cool Link purifier fan heate. Think fast room heating in winter and powerful cooling in summer (imagine needing that) and intelligent purification all year round. So this nifty machine purifies the pollutants it detects in your home, and even reports the l air quality to the Dyson Link App. https://www.dyson.ie 

Tk Maxx have this gorgeous yellow knit cushion in selected stores, gauranteed to brighten up any room. The price tag is €79.99 and you can find out more at http://www.tkmaxx.ie/ 

You'll have to get used to seeing ultraviolet in Wishlist for a while. Here's the gorgeous Geo vacuum jug, it's the coolest thermo flask you'll see, but beware, even though it's won heaps of design awards, it's not dishwasher safe. It's from Norman Copenhagen and is €67. https://www.normann-copenhagen.com/ 

How soft do these gorgeous Ketzal blankets look? They're available from the spanking new showroom, Jonnmar, the brainchild of Dubliner Jeffry Aird. We're told the showroom is unique in that it functions as a design lab and "hosts a carefully curated collection of exclusive furnishings, fabrics and lighting" from designers, including Clive Christian, Baccarat, Christopher Guy, Luxonov, and of course Ketzal. Find out more at www.jonnmar.com  

Bring the outdoors in with these cute trio. The Birds on a Branch piece is from Laura Ashley and can be tweeting from your house for €28. http://www.lauraashley.com/scat/ireland1


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