Alexander Fitzgerald

Alexander Fitzgerald

A Far Eastern refuge from the rat race

A Far Eastern refuge from the rat race

If you suffer from rising stress levels and deteriorating sleep, could a week-long wellness holiday in a luxury Thai resort prove to be just what the doctor ordered? Alexander Fitzgerald investigates

Luxury Life: Snuggle up with dreamy decor

Luxury Life: Snuggle up with dreamy decor

Planning to update your home this autumn? Alexander Fitzgerald highlights the interiors trends you need to know about

We’ll get  our coat

We’ll get our coat

Picking up a jacket for the winter months should be a serious investment made with care

Cool Dudes

Cool Dudes

Summer dressing can be tricky for men, but there are some clever choices out there

Cool Dudes

Cool Dudes

Summer dressing can be tricky for men, but there are some clever choices out there

It's just business: Best foot forward

It's just business: Best foot forward

Pick your office footwear with care and you’ll never put a foot wrong again

Fashion for the ever-changing man

Fashion for the ever-changing man

In menswear, where evolution rather than revolution is the modus operandi, trends tend to be less seasonal, less dramatic and far more practical than those seen in womenswear. And this season is no different.

Rugs that yield to designer chic

Rugs that yield to designer chic

A few years ago, the range of rugs on offer in most interiors shops was limited to Chinese, Turkish or Persian designs, ersatz oriental imitations, the occasional sheepskin model and even the odd shag pile. Now, the choice is far more varied, and a n

Handmade Irish furniture with tradition

Handmade Irish furniture with tradition

Launching a business at a time when the icy wind of global recession continues to blow could be viewed as brave, foolhardy, naive or supremely confident.

Let there be light - and plenty of it

Let there be light - and plenty of it

Those select few balmy nights enjoyed over the summer are already but a distant memory and this weekend the nights will start drawing in further as the clocks’ go back an hour and we mark the end of Summer Time.

Blackrock splendour drops in price

Blackrock splendour drops in price

A charming Victorian residence with panoramic sea views has been reduced by almost half price to €2.15 million

Glorious Bastide offers traditional style

Glorious Bastide offers traditional style

Fired Earth’s Bastide collection is a refreshing alternative to the ultra-modern fittings that dominate the bathroom market

Space: don’t limit the final frontier

Space: don’t limit the final frontier

Anyone still labouring under the illusion that a smattering of artfully placed designer pieces and a palette of Farrow & Ball paints is a failsafe formula for a stylish interior is likely to find Sense of Style: Space by Shannon Fricke an illuminatin

Franke taps into kitchen kit demand

Franke taps into kitchen kit demand

Synonymous with its high end sinks, found in millions of homes worldwide, Franke has branched out to produce some of the most covetable kitchen kits available.

Sky’s the limit for furniture designer

Sky’s the limit for furniture designer

Sadhbh Fitzgibbon of Sky Interiors aims to create spaces that exude elegance and vitality