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28 Sep 2023

MAVEN in the Sunday Independent

Patricia was interviewed for the Sunday Independent.  She talked to Mary O'Sullivan about her home, the Maven journey and how seeing an Alessi kettle when she was at primary school was an unlikely seminal moment.
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28 Sep 2023

MAVEN in the Sunday Independent

Patricia was interviewed for the Sunday Independent.  She talked to Mary O'Sullivan about her home, the Maven journey and how seeing an Alessi kettle when she was at primary school...
01 Sep 2023

15% off String Shelving: 1-18th September 2023

This versatile Scandinavian shelving system was designed with you in mind. The unique colour combinations, materials, and accessories allow you to mix and match to suit your space. The possibilities...
29 Aug 2023

The one thing: a home office you don't hate

As featured in The Sunday Times - 27 August, 2023
16 Aug 2023

New Arrivals from HAY

Our eyes are popping with these vibrant new pieces that have just landed from HAY.  The Danish brand is no stranger to colour and this new product launch proves once...
10 Aug 2023

About A Collection - New Colours, 100% Recycled Post-Consumer Plastic

Respectfully recreated in new materials, the entire range has been updated with all shells now made from 100% recycled post-consumer plastic. 
02 Aug 2023

MAVEN in the Sunday Times

For ten years, design-led shoppers have been drawn to Maven.  Now it has a new home, says Sarah Macken
26 Jul 2023

New at MAVEN: Petite Friture

Established ten years ago, Petite Friture is owned by Paris-based Amelie du Passage.  The brand doesn’t have in-house designers but rather curates a community of independent designers and manufacturers, with...
24 Jul 2023

MAVEN at The Bank

We're now settling in well to our new home and we cannot wait to welcome you all.   Find us at: Maven, The Bank, 364 Lisburn Road, Belfast, BT9 6GL...
18 May 2023

New at MAVEN: Ethnicraft

Ethnicraft’s timeless designs are versatile and work in many varied interior styles, while the solid wood used is sourced from responsibly and carefully managed forests.  
15 May 2023

At Home: Patricia + Lalit

I (Sarah) have FINALLY snared tastemaker & interiors aficionado, Patricia McGinnis, for her very own ‘At Home’ feature.  A true feast for the eyes, Patricia’s home is full of stunning...
14 Apr 2023

Personal Shopping at MAVEN

We’re passionate about helping people love their space, be that at home or at work.With so many incredible products out there, making the right decisions can be overwhelming and time...
09 Apr 2023

What we're dong this month: April

Here are some of the fun things we're doing this month:
31 Mar 2023

A visit to Charleston House

Charleston House has been one of the destinations on my 'long list of places to visit'.  An invitation to stay with a friend in Sussex last weekend meant that it...
28 Mar 2023

At Home: Loretta + Steve

We've been pestering Loretta and Steve to let us feature their home for ages now.  From snippets we've seen on instagram, from their own photography and just from them being in and...
20 Mar 2023

Focus on: L.Ercolani

The company remains family owned, with Lucian’s great grandson Henry Tadros the current Chairman. Sister brand L.Ercolani launched in 2020, draws on 100 years of craftmanship and collaboration. 
07 Mar 2023

Customer's homes - real life inspiration

We thought we'd share some pics of our sofas in customer's homes, its always so good to see how they work in real spaces and to get a bit of...
02 Mar 2023

The Linear Steel Series: Outdoor Furniture by Thomas Bentzen for Muuto

The Linear Steel Series, the first-ever outdoor furniture by Muuto, brings functionality and longevity outdoors, with understated detailing and clean lines.
24 Feb 2023

Style Refresh: 3 New Brands

We're always on the look out for new brands at Maven.  Last year we were invited to Copenhagen to meet the teams behind Astep, Brdr Kruger and New Works.  We...
16 Feb 2023

Focus on: Skagerak by Fritz Hansen

Skagerak was established in Denmark in 1976 with a focus on designing and producing high quality furniture that lasts for generations, with a desire to inspire customers to live well...
06 Feb 2023


A brand new MAVEN SOUNDS playlist.
01 Feb 2023

Sarah's Edinburgh Guide

If any of you know Sarah, (once Maven store manager extraordinaire and now Coordinator of all sorts of behind the scenes things), you'll know that she has incredible taste. If...
24 Jan 2023

What we're doing this month: January

January isn't all bad, here are some of the fun things we're doing this month...
15 Jan 2023

At Home: Esther + Garret

We're kicking off the 2023 At Home series with a super cool east Belfast home.  Owned by artist Garret and Creative Director Esther, this home is filled with the couple's...
11 Jan 2023

20% off &Tradition Develius Sofa

Until the end of February, we are offering  20% off the Develius sofa with fabric options that are stock in Denmark and ready to ship immediately; meaning you can have...
18 Dec 2022

At Home: Annie + Paul

This month's At Home features a house that we are particularly familiar with, as it belongs to our sister Annie and her gorgeous family.  The house sits on the site...
05 Dec 2022

The Shopping List

"Whether shopping for your home or a gift for someone special, here we highlight 50 independent retailers throughout Ireland who will have just what you’re looking for! "Ireland's Homes Interiors...
27 Nov 2022

At Home: Eileen + Peter

This superb renovation is the result of 18 months of dreaming and scheming, a traditional red brick home with a completely contrasting extension (that perforated brick detail!).
10 Nov 2022

MAVEN recognised as one of the Best Shops in Ireland 2022

The Shopkeepers & The Gloss asked readers to nominate their favourite shops in Ireland and we were thrilled to make the final list.  
04 Nov 2022

Things the team at MAVEN are loving right now

At Maven, we truly love the things we sell.  Being surrounded by beautiful things means we inevitably spend a lot of time imagining how things in the shop would fit into...
20 Oct 2022

The IN SITU Sofa from MUUTO

The In Situ Modular Sofa by Danish furniture brand Muuto is a grand, modular design with sculptural lines that can be tailored to your individual space and style.
18 Oct 2022

Village People - The Gloss Magazine - 13 October 2022

We were chuffed to be featured in the Village People article in The Gloss magazine A/W Interiors supplement, highlighting the best interiors shops from across Ireland.
18 Oct 2022

The ROLY POLY chair from Faye Toogood

With all that’s going on in the world right now, we’re so ready to welcome the warmth and whimsy of the Roly Poly Chair. 
08 Oct 2022

At Home - Caitlin, Cormac + Enagh

If any of you are local to the shop, you're bound to have bumped into our amazing cousin Caitlin, who has (thankfully for us), departed her native Australia and made Belfast...
04 Oct 2022

HAY Dining Promotion - October 2022

For a limited time;  shop an incredible 20% off selected dining furniture from HAY.  The promotion includes some of the most popular items from this Scandinavian furniture brand and includes dining...
03 Oct 2022

The Maven Sofa Sale - Autumn 2022

The Maven sofa sale is here!  For a limited time;  shop an incredible 20% off selected sofas from HAY, Muuto and ferm LIVING; some of our most popular Scandinavian furniture...
13 Sep 2022

At Home: Joanne + David

As you approach the front door of this immaculate red brick home, it's clear that owners Joanne and David have a thing for detail.  Put simply, everything is perfectly in...
07 Sep 2022

New for A/W 22 from &Tradition

Discover the new collection from &Tradition for Autumn/ Winter 2022.
31 Aug 2022

Back to School and Top of the Class - BOOM!

The photos of kids at front doors are back and the traffic is wild again!  There can be no doubting that it's back to school time. Make sure you are top of the class with...
23 Aug 2022

Colour Cabinet by Muller Van Severen for HAY

The Colour Cabinet is a new collection for HAY from Belgian designers Muller Van Severen.  The collection is made up of floor standing and wall-hanging pieces, (think sideboards, tall cabinets...
22 Aug 2022

At Home - Hannah + Alex

You know when you just know?  This is how we felt about Hannah and Alex's home.  We knew before we even saw it, that it would be something special.
10 Aug 2022

Focus on: MENU at The Audo

MENU’s Copenhagen showroom is located at The Audo.  The Audo houses a co-working space, small hotel, restaurant, event spaces as well as a retail area.  The Audo reflects MENU’S collaborative...
03 Aug 2022

Focus on: MUUTO

Muuto is rooted in the Scandinavian design tradition characterised by enduring aesthetics, functionality, and craftsmanship.
25 Jul 2022

5 Pendant Lights We're in Love With

A super easy way to make a statement is with a pendant light.  Make a focal area over a dining table with a warm, mellow light, a task focused series...
15 Jul 2022

Cross-border shopping gems - Irish Independent 15 July, 2022

Buying in Northern Ireland - even online - is as easy as it ever was before Brexit. by Eleanor Flegg
15 Jul 2022

3 Days of Design in Copenhagen || June 2022

In June we visited Copenhagen for the 3 Days of Design festival.  At this time, the city comes alive with events and exhibitions and it is an opportunity for us...
14 Jun 2022

Lighting without Limits

Here are some of our favourite, compact and seriously stylish portable lamps, all available from Maven.
31 May 2022

A Field Trip to Field Day

It was a perfect, sunny Spring morning as I drove to Field Day HQ, nestled in the Co.Down countryside.  As I drove, I could see and smell the wildflowers in...
31 May 2022

75 of the best independent Irish shops

Our best indie shops.  After two challenging years, Ireland's small retailers are back to thier eclectic best.  Our writers pick their 75 favourites. Irish Independent, Weekend Magazine, 28 May 2022
10 May 2022

Sisters of Invention - Irish Tatler 8 May, 2022

Patricia McGinnis of Maven interiors store in Belfast talks to Brenda McCormick about collaborations, connections and the joy of beautiful things. Irish Tatler, 8 May 2022
10 May 2022

Thirty of the best online homeware shops - Sunday Times 13 March, 2022

Thirty of the best online homeware shops - Sunday Times 13 March, 2022
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