Aileen Lee talks with woodturner William McHutcheon.
Tue, 04 Feb, 2020
IT IS movie award season and Irish designers and their luxury creations were the stars of the silver screen this week.
Fri, 24 Jan, 2020
"Spending time outside plants the seed of many new ideas."
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019
Carol O’Callaghan previews some up-coming craft fairs to keep us shopping for the next few weeks.
Sat, 25 Nov, 2017
Carol O’Callaghan checks out a long-running exhibition where Irish design is attracting growing numbers of buyers from overseas and from the home market, too.
Sat, 14 Jan, 2017
Sat, 20 Feb, 2016
Sat, 16 Jan, 2016
Careen and Declan Wolfe of the Wolfe Stage School, Douglas, present the Circus Showcase at the Tramore Valley Park, Kinsale Road, Cork.
Sun, 08 Nov, 2015
Annmarie O’Connor highlights the new year’s not to be missed fashion events.
Sat, 03 Jan, 2015
If your family’s New Year healthy resolutions are already floundering, a new range of kids vitamins from Higher Nature might have a solution.
Sun, 19 Jan, 2014
Cork-based luxury soap producer Hajni Kele of Mianra Artisan Soaps aims to capitalise on recent demand for her products and is keeping her eyes open for potential export opportunities in the long term, writes Trish Dromey.
Mon, 23 Dec, 2013
Collaborating to achieve economies of scale and to target international markets, a group of craft makers have created the brand Handmade in Cork.
Mon, 28 Jan, 2013
Mothers are buying local Irish products in order to support the economy and secure jobs, according to new research.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2012
IF our future depends on exports, then designers are trying to get in on the act.
Mon, 23 Jan, 2012
ORDERS of more than €20 million are expected to be placed during Showcase 2012, a trade event featuring 350 of the country’s leading designers, manufacturers and craftspeople.
Mon, 09 Jan, 2012
SUPERMODEL Yasmin Le Bon turned heads yesterday at a major international exhibition of Irish design.
Mon, 22 Jan, 2007
Supermodel Yasmin Le Bon will turn heads today at a major international exhibition of Irish design.
Sun, 21 Jan, 2007
More than 1,000 international businesses are expected to spend over €35m snapping up the latest Irish crafts at a major trade show in Dublin.
Mon, 02 Jan, 2006
Grand Prix champion John Higgins has had a week to savour in Preston after a memorable victory over Ronnie O’Sullivan in this year’s Showcase final.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2005
WE’VE come a long way from the singing leprechauns and Celtic kitsch that used to choke up tourist shops.
Wed, 05 Jan, 2005
IRISH artists and designers are facing the challenge of finding ever craftier ways of attracting new customers as sales of their work take a hit on the international market.
Mon, 19 Jan, 2004
Fri, 06 Dec, 2002
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