Inside the January | February issue


Reasons to read the January | February issue of Irish Country Magazine

Our January | February issue is in shops now and it is packed with all you need to get excited for the New Year!

1. Evanne Ní Chuilinn 

Sports broadcaster Evanne is a trailblazer in her own right, at the top of her game and gearing up for a busy 2020 with the Olympics on the horizon. Here, she talks to Klara Heron about why we need to change how we talk about women in sport, and she opens up about her happy family life. 

2. The women shaping 2020 

Get to know the inspirational women to watch this year, across fields like fashion, health, sport, arts, culture and education. These diverse women are opening people’s eyes to the issues that matter in a wonderful way. 

3. Reset your style

Ruth O’Connor shares some tips to transform how you shop and work your wardrobe in a time when sustainability is key. In our fashion shoot, stylist Sara O’Neill demonstrates how to wear Irish design morning, noon and night. We also speak to the founders of The Pod Collection, a maternity brand that creates luxurious and comfortable wardrobe essentials.

Kaftan, KDK €150
Cardigan, Sarah Murphy @ Havana €495
Earrings, Helena Malone €400

4. Feel your best 

Learn how to take a moment to seek a little clarity and inspiration for the year ahead. Discover the health, food and wellness trends to adopt into your routine. Take inspiration from the women who stay strong in emotionally-gruelling jobs. 

5. Travel inspiration 

If you’re daydreaming about your next getaway, take some inspiration from our travel section. Whether you’re looking for romance, want to discover Irish history or unwind with a spa break, we have lots of ideas for your next trip.