Esther N McCarthy goes batty for bargains, is stunned by an artwork and also learns how to ball an egg...
The Kilkenny Shop’s 7-Day May Sale kicked off this week and almost everything’s reduced by up to 50%. We love this Orla Kiely Bliss homeware range, it’s reduced by 40%. Bag yourself a bargain this weekend.
If you can’t get to the store, you can shop online with free delivery over €49 at www.kilkennyshop.com
The work of British artist Katherine Williams is currently in stock in The Design & Craft Studio, Main Street, Charleville, Co Cork. This stag cushion is 100% vegan, with faux sued and fiber insert.
It can be yours for €45. www.thedesignandcraftstudio.com
The geniuses at Animi Causa never fail to delight, and their latest offerings are all egg-related, but I don’t think even this display would get the 8-year-old to eat a boiled egg.
But if you fancy bringing out their athletic side, try using the Sports Huevos egg shaper for fun and ball-shaped eggs on the breakfast table.
On sale at the moment for €6.50 at www.animicausa.com
Make a statement with this neon Jacquard cushion from the Ibiza range in Penney’s. A swift shift of the selection on your sofa and for €8, your room is renewed.www.primark.com/en-ie
Excitement is mounting here in Cork for the opening of Homesense in unit 2 of the Capitol complex in the Grand Parade. Feast your eyes on this palm print chair, €30. We can’t wait to see the real thing soon. www.homesense.com
Cora Murphy is working on a new collection in her studio on the northside of Cork city right now and is just coming down from the high of showing her work in London this week as part of the I AM of Ireland Exhibition at the ‘Open House London’ event.
Cora’s given Wish List a sneak peek from her new collection of paintings, The Storm after the Calm. This is called All at Sea and we absolutely love it.
It’s an oil on canvas and more info can be got at www.coramurphy.com
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