Inner Spaces: Stoneybatter’s design duo on functional furnishing, personality pieces and design consultancy

Arthur and Grainne Cassidy explain how furnishing their first home led them to set up, their contemporary, affordable furniture brand

“I think a turning point was we realised that any time we went on holidays we’d be drawn into a furniture shop just to see what they had,” Grainne Cassidy of says

It's often noted that buying a home can change your life and for Arthur and Grainne Cassidy, an apartment purchase almost a decade ago re-wrote their future entirely. Arthur was working as a chartered accountant and Grainne as a project manager when they bought their apartment in 2013, and the couple struggled to find furniture that not only fit the space but also reflected their love of colour and design.

Having family in Northern Ireland ...