Category Archives: Interior Design

Being Arty

  This is how I relax I listen to music, write , craft or make art. At the moment I am not doing much writing so I am concentrating on my art. It is getting dark early so I am … Continue reading

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Christmas Decorations Are Up

I love Christmas and I have taken over mum’s role as decorator on a major scale. It is for the kids, I say,  for my nieces and nephews!!! I got a little carried away. My house is like Santa’s North … Continue reading

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How to Decorate a Christmas Tree

Title: How to Decorate a Christmas Tree Author& Publisher: Better Homes And Garden Full Text & Source: http://www.bhg.com/christmas/trees/how-to-decorate-a-christmas-tree/ The Internet, Online, 28/11/2017 Sample Text: The secret to decorating a pretty Christmas tree is simple: Style in layers! Get more tips … Continue reading

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Recycling Cars For Interior Design

very cool

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I Love Art

I recently employed a painter to paint all the rooms in my house. I had such fun picking colours and buying new soft furnishings. I selected the following colours: the sitting room: cream and gold, the study : duck egg … Continue reading

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Decluttering My Home & It Is Exhausting

I am on a mission to cut clutter from my home. 40 black bags of clothes, linen and shoes to go and still counting …….. My guide was if I have not worn or used any of these in a … Continue reading

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Interior Designers Note – Cheap Products On Sale Now Online

Michael Guineys now offer on-line sales.They also have a number of shops around the country(ROI). They sell: fabrics, curtains, nets, rugs, mats, homeware etc. Buy over €40 and they will deliver your purchases free. They also offer weekly deals online. … Continue reading

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10 Tips for a More Beautiful and Functional Home Office

Title:10 Tips for a More Beautiful and Functional Home Office Author: Amy-Mae Elliott, Mashable UK Full Text & Source: http://mashable.com/2012/07/30/tips-home-office/ The Internet, Online, 3/2/2016 Sample Text: If you work from home, you owe it to yourself to set up a … Continue reading

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27 DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations to Light Up Your Home

Title: 27 DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations to Light Up Your Home Author: Most Craft Full Text & Source: http://www.mostcraft.com/diy-outdoor-christmas-decorations/ The Internet, Online, 17/12/2015 Sample Text: What better way to prove to your friends, family and neighbors that you have “the … Continue reading

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DIY SOS: The Big Build Shows What Kindness Exists In the World – The Way Communities Come Together To Help The Sick With Their Homes

Title:DIY SOS: The Big Build Producer: BBC, UK Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006pnjk The Internet, Online, 10/6/2015 Sample Text: Nick Knowles and the team issue a call to arms and recruit friends, family and local trades to help transform the homes of families … Continue reading

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8 Ship Containers Made Into A Home .. I Really Like This!!

Title: Architect Maria Jose Trejos designed a modular home in Costa Rica made from eight shipping containers Author: Lidija Grozdanic, Inhabitat Full Text & Source: http://bit.ly/1CIcRuf The Internet, Online, 9/6/2015 Sample Text: Architect Maria Jose Trejos has designed a striking modular home … Continue reading

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Creative People Will Love This Snap Guides Site

Title: Snapguide : a place for makers Author: Snapguide Full Text & Source: https://snapguide.com/ Discover and create how-to guides on all your favorite topics. Topics: Arts and Crafts Gardening Lifestyle Technology Beauty Desserts Home Cars

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Domestic Goddess Tips: DIY Guides….Great Site

Save money and do it yourself! Title: How to: DIY Guides Author: Diyfixit Full Text & Source: http://www.diyfixit.co.uk/ The Internet, Online, 8/5/2015 Browse the DIY How to guides by trades: Building This section covers a range of general building how … Continue reading

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NCAD Library Blog

Title: NCAD Library Blog Author: NCAD Full Text & Source: http://www.ncad.ie/library/visual-resources-centre/visual-resources-blog/ The Internet, Online, 16/4/2015 Moved To @ https://www.pinterest.com/ncaddublin/the-edward-murphy-library-at-ncad/ The Library has a collection of over 93,000 books and exhibition catalogues.The major emphasis is on 19th, 20th and 21st century … Continue reading

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Great Home Ideas- Sky Channel Home 196, UPC 512

Channel: Home  Sky 196, UPC 512 Get Home Ideas Online @ http://uktv.co.uk/home/dgiped/kw/1 TV Programmes: Help! My House Is Falling Down My Flat-Pack Home (T) DIY SOS: The Big Build (T) Escape to the Country (T) Love the Place You’re In … Continue reading

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Indulge Your Inner Hippie – Reclaim, Reuse & Recycle

How..well check out Quest TV Quest provides factual, lifestyle, entertainment programmes and other imported material. Sky: Channel 167, Quest +1:Channel 195 UPC Ireland Channel: 154 Freeview: 37 & 38 (+1) Virgin: 172, 173 They have great shows Salvage Hunters Scrapheap … Continue reading

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Recycling Tips

Title: Recycling Tips Author: REPAK Full Text & Source: http://www.recyclemore.ie/recycling-tips The Internet, Online, 16/3/2015 Sample Text: Deciding what can be recycled: Click here for the answer To recycle everything you have sorted and put aside, check that all items can … Continue reading

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How To Upcycle: Successful Tips for Changing Old Items into Creative Home Decor

Title: How To Upcycle: Successful Tips for Changing Old Items into Creative Home Décor Author: Jenna Burger Full Text & Source: http://www.jennaburger.com/2013/02/how-to-upcycle-successful-tips-for-changing-old-items-into-creative-home-decor/ The Internet, Online, 16/3/2015 Sample Text: One of my all-time favorite ways to save money and bring elements … Continue reading

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Great Irish Stores For Interior Designers

Nationwide  Stores: Argos  ( Catalogue is a good guide for pricing products) B&Q (wall paper, curtains, cushions, tiles, paint etc) Debenhams Brown Thomas Caseys Dunnes Stores Harry Corrys (Curtains, & Household Linens) Heatons Hickeys Fabrics Homestore Laura Ashley Meadows & … Continue reading

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Interior Designers You Need To Check Out Marcus Framing in Cork

Title: Custom Framing Author: Marcus Frames Full Text & Source: http://www.marcusframing.com/ The Internet, Online,3/3/2015 They do framing and sell beautiful gifts and art by local artists. They are famous in Cork for their framing and now they offer you an … Continue reading

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