Skylark, one of the largest Dublin residential schemes to launch in the wake of national lockdown, will appeal to well-heeled first-time buyers who enjoy an outdoorsy lifestyle: the avian-themed Portmarnock development is close to the 8 km-long Velvet Strand and a new cycleway, and a three-acre park will be created […]

Homebase has launched a new experimental split-level showroom dedicated to kitchens and bathrooms. The novel concept store, located in a redesigned Bathstore site at Sydenham Road, Guildford, will allow customers to book free design appointments for both bathrooms and kitchens, where a designer will advise them on ideas and products. […]

Joyful, witty and charming. Three deserving words to describe the roller-coaster that is Walking with Jelly Babies (2020). Aaron Virdee, the shining star of this production, hilariously personifies the much-loved Uncle Madhu – an unconventional Desi uncle. Walking with Jelly Babies is a much-awaited spin-off from the nationally renowned Kali Theatre’s production […]

James Smolka/ Brown Harris Stevens While New York City real estate listings are constantly teeming with luxury apartments and penthouses, it’s not too often that you come upon the once home of a member of The Beatles. Today, John Lennon’s former 4,000-square-foot NYC penthouse has hit the market for $5.5 […]

It wasn’t so long ago that Alex Toussaint was mopping floors and doing maintenance at the spinning studio Flywheel. Now he’s one of the most popular instructors on at-home streaming giant Peloton. So when the 28-year-old drops some inspirational patter—perhaps he’s feeling “extra hyped and definitely blessed,” one of his […]

Whether we’re cooking up a Pioneer Woman recipe for dinner, sporting a colorful, billowy blouse, or simply laughing at ourselves when we make a burned biscuits-level mistake in the kitchen, we all do what we can to channel a little bit of Ree Drummond in our own lives. © Provided […]

Christine Giordano x Getty Naomi Campbell started modeling at the ripe age of 15 and went on to acquire supermodel status when she became the first Black model on the cover of French Vogue, the first Black model on the cover of American Vogue’s September issue. And yet, after all […]

CLOSE From left to right: La Quinta 2020 mayoral candidates Linda Evans and Robert Sylk, followed by La Quinta 2020 city council candidates Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Steve Sanchez and Richard Gray. (Photo: Photos provided) La Quinta voters will decide between two candidates for mayor on Nov. 3, including incumbent Linda Evans, and three […]

The LeonardoBySujimoto, an audacious project that converges two distinctly opposing entities – luxury and affordability, promises to put an end to mediocrity in luxury real estate in Nigeria. An inspiration from the iconic 16th century artist and Renaissance man, Leonardo Da Vinci himself, the LeonardoBySujimoto stands at the very core […]

“Terrifying”. “Challenging”. “Absorbing”. “Exhilarating”. Are these the jacket blurbs for an airport thriller or the experience of organising a literature festival – or any festival – in the second half of 2020? After a hectic six months, we unveil our programme for this year’s International Literature Festival Dublin that will run […]

Ranking the output of Deftones feels a bit like herding cats. How to stack the offerings of a band universally agreed to have never dipped below astonishing? How to pick a favourite from a catalogue varied, multifaceted and beloved by millions? And yet, as new album ‘Ohms’ hits, we’ve done […]

It’s been nearly two years now since a nurse came over to my bed and said she had good news and bad news. She told me the good news first. When I had been rushed to hospital a few hours earlier, the doctors thought I had ruptured a kidney […]