Regina Rogers Fallon, BA Interior Design alumna: “As a designer, be yourself and believe in what you’re doing. Define your style.”

Regina Rogers Fallon is well on her way to achieving her goal of becoming a recognised name in the area of interior design in Ireland. She combines her artist’s eye and experience in customer service from Aer Lingus, with her BA in Interior Design from Griffith, to deliver a bespoke service to clients across Ireland. […]

A Modern Family Home With a Creative Flair

“Showhouse Showdown” was a rare and exciting opportunity to showcase my style on TV, and the production company VIP and Pivotal Construction helped make it a very enjoyable experience. the brief was simple and precise from the offset, design a home for “family living”. Having two boys I know the necessities and design implications needed […]

15 Tips on How to Enhance that Awkward Space with Paint

There are a couple of interesting scenarios where “paint” can visually compensate and transform an awkward space within a home, heres a couple of tips .. 1. A low lying ceiling can make a room feel claustrophobic if you install narrow vertical wall panelling and paint it in a distinctive colour applying an off white […]

Planning a Renovation and Hiring an Interior Designer

Hiring an interior designer can sometimes feel intimidating, the biggest concerns are generally, “How much will the service cost” and “will the Designer impose their own style”, however working with an Interior Designer will help you to manage your budget and avoid expensive mistakes, saving you time and money. As part of the initial design […]

Bring a “Wow” factor to your Home with ColourTrend

Colortrend are an Irish company manufacturing paint from a famine workhouse in Celbridge, Dublin. They have been manufacturing premium quality paint for sixty years. I have represented Colortrend at the Interior Design Forum at the ideal Home show on two occasions and it has been a real pleasure to do so. In my opinion they […]

Handwoven Textiles Produced at “Ballyloughey Loom”.

What an unexpected treat to cycle across the rustic terrain of Clare  Island, Co Mayo and discover “ Ballytoughey Loom”, an isolated treasure trove of quality hand woven goods, everything from hand bags to linen bath towels towels. Beth Moran the “proprietor” an extraordinary gifted lady welcomes “passers by” to her studio while she designs […]

Edwardian Seaweed Baths

I recently had the pleasure of accompanying a group of 24 young men on a mission to defeat a local Gaelic team on a weekend trip to the quaint coastal village of Enniscrone, Co Sligo, in the depths of winter, a typical wet and grey November; Enniscrone still appeared to retain an element of “seaside […]