Thursday, 26 February 2015

Names In Frames.. By Orlaith Hickey Design!!

How adorable are these handmade  pictures and decorations, they make the perfect addition to any little boy's bedroom or playroom. 

The frame costs €23

The flags cost €1.75 each, so this size flag would cost €12.25

Each piece features your child’s name and a hand embroidered picture. You choose the pictures and the colours. 

All pictures are in beautiful wooden frames; standard size being 5 x 7”. You can request a different size frame. 

Check out all the beautiful pieces on the website there are so many different ones to choose from, all equally as great. 

Here's some examples of the other products available:

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Clonakilty Chocolate.. Decadent, Ethical, Handcrafted Chocolate!!

Like most, I'm a huge lover of chocolate and Clonakilty Chocolate is so delicious. 

I've been trying out their very tasty Mendiants. The taste as good as they look and they look great.

I've also tried their sugar free, 72% totally minted chocolate and their 50% goats milk, so milky chocolate. 

The Mendiants cost €10 for a medium box and €15 for a large box.

Chocolate bars cost from €3.35.

I love Clonakilty chocolates work ethic, check out their website for a little insight into where clonakiltys chocolate treats start their journey.

They have an amazing range of chocolate available, from chilli chocolate to chocolate with cashews & apricots and many many more. 

They also do chocolate workshops, how great is that!! Indulge yourself or your loved ones to an hour long chocolate tasting and truffle making workshop. How great of a present would this make!! 

There is so many different workshops to choose from, including a design your own Easter Egg workshop, they're all listed in detail on the website

Clonakilty Chocolate - Small Business - Big Heart - Fairtrade - Sugar free  

Monday, 23 February 2015

Unique & Personal.. Killenard Craft!!

Check out these amazing crafted personalised unique pieces from Killenard Craft. 

This is my amazing picture frame, I love it. This frame costs €60. 

All these fantastic personalised frames would make the perfect gift for a wedding or anniversary, birthday present or even for your own home decor. What's not to love, they're amazing. Their made to such a high standard too, its something you'll keep for a lifetime. 

Each one is different and very unique to your family. 

Here's a few ideas of what types of frames you could choose from.

There are so many more available, check out the website or find them on Facebook "Killenard Craft Gifts"

Prices from €45 depending on what type of frame your looking for. 

Contact Phil today:
Or email 

Delivery within Ireland costs €9 and to the UK €12. 

Parcels are posted by courier and a tracking number is provided.

Monday, 16 February 2015

Party Cones & Favours..!!

You just have to love unique party favours and treats, their so creative and great to see at party's and events. It adds that extra personal touch. 

These party cones I had at my little boys birthday party were great. They were Thomas The Tank Engine themed and they looked fantastic and they were a great treat to give all the children going home as the message read "Thanks For Coming To My Party" 

These party cones cost €2.70 each. 
Each cone contains a selection of sweets and a lollypop and is personalised with the name of the child, date and so on. The lollypop can be personalised with any image or text. 
They have an amazing range of favours and treats available, take a look at the website 

There are so many to choose from, all perfect for birthday party's, communions, confirmations, christenings, weddings and so on. 

They have personalised party cones, personalised chocolate bars, traditional wedding box favours which are available in an array of colours. There are even favours for Christmas, Easter and Halloween. 

Check out all the amazing products

Here's just a few of the fantastic items available: 


7 Seabury Wood,
Malahide, Co.Dublin.

Sunday, 15 February 2015

Cake Pops.. The Cake Cuppery!!

The Cake Cuppery is an award winning bakery based in Lucan County Dublin, run by cake artist Cat Lawlor. They specialise in creating delicious vintage, chic and classic style cakes for your special occasions. 

I've tried their very beautiful and very tasty Cake Pops. These were so unbelievably delicious, they tasted and looked amazing. These cakes were made to absolute perfection. 

The filling was Vanilla bean cake, mixed with vanilla and white chocolate buttercream, dipped in white chocolate.

These ones cost €2.50 per cake pop, although you can choose your own designs and ribbons as they are tailor made for your own personal design and budget. 

The range of cakes they have on offer are unbelievable. They are some of the most beautiful cakes I've ever seen. 

They're all fantastic and have the absolute wow factor, check out their website

Here's some examples of their amazing creations:

Prices for all cakes vary, check out the website for more information on individual pricing and delivery costs. 

The Cake Cuppery