Get your hands on the new issue in shops now, with an exciting autumn books special, and we reveal the finalists of the Irish Made Awards 2021

 

Emer McLysaght & Sarah Breen

With excitement building ahead of the most anticipated book release of the year, we’re delighted to have the co-authors of the bestselling OMG What a Complete Aisling series as our cover stars. Emer and Sarah open up about their unique creative relationship, why their friendship will always be the priority, and exclusively reveal plans for the OMGWACA TV series. 

Irish Made Awards 2021: Time to vote!

Vote here

Our judges had the incredibly difficult task of whittling down the entrants of the Irish Made Awards 2021 and we are so excited to reveal our list of finalists in this issue. There are 116 talented makers across 10 categories, and now it’s time for you to vote for your favourites at irishcountrymagazine.ie/vote

Land of storytellers

 

With OMGWACA, new novels from Sally Rooney, Roddy Doyle and more incredible Irish authors due in the coming months, we take a deep dive into the Irish literary landscape. We look at not just the forthcoming books that need to be on your reading list this year, but also the top Irish books of the past decade, the groundbreaking Irish female writers you need to know, and timeless favourites to read again. 

Architects of style

 

Mary Cate Smith interviews tastemakers and designers who are changing the fashion world and making it more inclusive with adaptive designs. In our fashion shoot, stylist Anne O’Shea showcases sustainable Irish design in a beautiful photoshoot in Co Mayo. 

Taste of Dublin

 

Enter by Friday, 27 August to be in with a chance to win tickets for four to Taste of Dublin in the Iveagh Gardens. The winner will be treated to overnight accommodation at The Dean Hotel in Dublin, and an indulgent hamper from Powerscourt Distillery. Enter here to be in with a chance to win.