This week's must do, see and buy

Voya made its name with seaweed but the luxury brand has been branching out.

We’re loving the new, organic Oh So Scented Cedarwood and Bergamot diffuser, €44.

It subtly oozes essential oils, promoting calm and clarity for a peaceful mind and sweet dreams.

Think spa experiences and scents in your own home.


This week's must do, see and buy

When Ariana Grande was announced as the new face of Mac’s Viva Glam lipline, taking the place of Miley Cyrus, it was quite the talking point.

The charity range (it raises funds for HIV) is finally here.

Think vampy, purple, and matte Vivaglam lipstick, €20 (only for the daring), or the shimmery, bubblegum pink Lip Glass, €19.

The idea behind the two shades, the teen queen says, is ‘good girl by day and bad girl by night’.


This week's must do, see and buy She designed the bridesmaids’ dresses for the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding and she’s in Dublin today to launch her line of communion dresses at Brown Thomas. 

Nicki MacFarlane’s dresses range in price from €335 to around €575 – and they’ve almost always sold out. She’ll be on hand from 2pm-4pm to advise customers on dressing for that special day in May.


The Regal Cinema in Youghal, Co Cork, first opened its doors in 1936. Director John Huston used it as a base to review footage while filming Moby Dick in the town.We Show Films: ‘I once found a full rotisserie chicken in the cinema’

The biennial festival in Cork produced another unique feast of fine music and good vibes.Sounds from a Safe Harbour brings fine music and good vibes to Cork

Here are five things to check out in the week ahead.5 things for the week ahead

You have crossed the Atlantic Ocean in a ship to Ireland. You are tired and hungry and desperate to deliver your expensive cargo to port.Islands of Ireland: Horse, trading, and Drishane

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