My favourite place in Dublin is the Forty Foot, recently named as one of the top 10 swimming spots in the world by folk singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III in The New York Times.
Bloom was launched by Bord Bia in 2007 primarily as a promotional vehicle for horticulture; providing a showcase for garden plants, garden design, construction, horticulture and gardening as a hobby. Based on similar successful formats such as the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and RHS Hampton Court Palace shows, Bloom has numerous highly creative gardens and plant displays which are used to inspire and excite the public about gardening and garden design.Read More
Brown Thomas will launch The Textile Project in association with the NCAD, in an in store exhibition featuring the work of the college’s second year Textile & Surface Design. Twenty students have created beautiful, colourful printed fabrics that will be crafted into mannequins and displayed throughout the Grafton Street store. Created in association with Atretzzo in Barcelona who count Gucci, Vivienne Westwood and Valentino amongst its clients, the bespoke mannequins will be displayed throughout the newly refurbished second floor in Brown Thomas, Dublin.