The loves of my life: Blaithin Ennis, jewellery designer
Published 14/03/2016 | 02:30
Nelson Mandela, her dad and gifts from her boyfriend feature high on the jewellery designer's list of loves.
Sitting at our round oak table - I'm about two years old, with my wonderfully patient mum teaching me to make tiny butterflies, flowers and bumblebees with my Play-Doh, by far my favourite toy
The moment of the day
When the admin is done and I go to my making area . . . bliss!
Riverside by Agnes Obel
Walt Disney's Fantasia.Incidentally, the Pastoral Symphony Centaurettes scene is the inspiration for my current 'Blush' collection
My dad. He is generous, kind, full of integrity and the hardest-working man I know
Ways of Seeing by John Berger
My iPad mini, bought for me by my boyfriend, Derek
My Art on Fashion pencil skirt by Celine Magill, teamed with my cool, burgundy Honor Fitzsimons knit. Two super-talented Irish designers.
My Italian-wool hat bought at Place in Gorey. Juliana Walters, its owner, has the most exquisite eye
The pet hate
Reckless comments. It takes years to build a good reputation, and just seconds to destroy one
My amazing sisters, Tara and Niamh, and my two gorgeous cousins, Emily and Catherine; my four Best Friends Forever
The beauty product
Clinique Kohl Shaper For Eyes in black; an eye pencil with sharpener attached - so handy!
Christmas in New York
The piece of advice
Less talk, more action
Barry's Tea, served hot, in a china cup
The Icehotel - Sweden
Havana Tapas Bar on George's Street. There's always a brilliant atmosphere there, along with always delicious tapas and sangria.
Ballet - I got to grade five. I also love gardening
The part of my body
My hands - they make all of my pieces
The late Gerry Ryan - broadcaster extraordinaire
Green & Black's organic dark chocolate - mouth-meltingly divine
My Chanel No5 - also bought by my great boyfriend Derek
My godmother Avy and uncle Paul's curry, garnished with natural yogurt, coriander and almonds - to die for
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