Wish list: Etain Hickey Collections

Quirky, comfy and downright lovely — Esther N McCarthy goes for gold in tone and texture.

Etain Hickey Collections are busy getting ready for some exciting exhibitions this summer in the shop in Clonakilty.

One is Figuratively Speaking — Every Piece Tells a Tale and here’s a little sneak peak courtesy of Cork ceramic artist, Kira O’Brien. 

This is called You think No one Understands.

Wish list: Etain Hickey Collections

Róisín O’Farrell is exhibiting at Killarney Art Gallery in Main Street, Killarney, at the moment. 

We adore this evocative piece from her, it’s called Say Yes and it’s 600 x 600mm and could be all yours for €1,950. The artist says her work is influenced by a sense of home. 

“How I paint is as important to me as what I paint. Certainly light, colour and texture are critical elements”. 

We’re all saying yes to this, Róisín. www.killarneyartgallery.com or 087 2767999 for more information.

Wish list: Etain Hickey Collections

White is alright is my interiors book. Check out Neptune’s traditional Suffolk dresser in a cool contemporary white. 

Prices from €3,000. See www.neptune.com for Irish stockists.

Wish list: Etain Hickey Collections

Cath Kidson has some really pretty products for summer. Case in point, this Highgate rose dinner plate. 

€10 from www.cathkidson.com and stockists nationwide including Kildare Village.

Wish list: Etain Hickey Collections

Get the summer vibe indoors or out by hanging these cute and colourful beach huts, €13 from Next interiors. www.next.ie.

Wish list: Etain Hickey Collections

There’s up to 40% off on flooring at Select Floors &Tiles at the moment — and over 15% on tiles, so scoot along and have a look if you’re in the market for a makeover. 

The showroom is at Tramore Road Commercial Park, next door to Cash and Carry Kitchens on the Tramore Road, Cork.


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