All posts by Caroline Brady

Top 10 Summer Essentials

Last week I caught up with Marta and Emily in Cleary’s Pharmacy who told me all about the must-have beauty essentials you need to get summer ready. Here’s their top 10 favourite products which can all be found on Pointy:  1. Chanel Chance Eau Vive This fresh and floral fragrance is perfect for summer days and nights. ...

Introducing The Memobottle

Last week our lovely Pointy retailer Stock Design sent us over these very cool new slimline water bottles to try out. The Memobottle is a flat, premium and reusable bottle which was designed with a sustainable future in mind. The Memobottle comes in 2 sizes, A5 and A6, which resemble the international paper sizes by the ...

Top Sci-Fi Reads

Today I met with Kevin Hanna from Alan Hanna’s Bookshop. He’s a self confessed sci-fi fanatic and in his own words loves “a good auld robot laser battle”. Here are his top sci-fi reads which can all be found on Pointy: 1. Songs of a Distant Earth – Arthur C. Clarke Classic ‘hard’ science fiction, the forefather ...

Top 10 Outdoor Essentials

Today I visited Alan Moore in Basecamp Outdoor & Adventure Centre. Here’s a list of 10 items Alan recommends every outdoor enthusiast, backpacker and hiker should have. To be in with a chance of WINNING ALL THE PRODUCTS IN THIS LIST simply download the app and search for ‘hiking’. 1. Buff Multi-Function Headwear Versatile headwear accessory that can ...

10 Delicious Vegan Foods You Can Find Using Pointy

Whether you are interested in discovering new Vegan foods or simply where you can buy something you already like, the Pointy app can help. Simply search the name of a product and it will show you the shops near you that sell it.  Check it out here! The list below is some of our favourite vegan ...

10 Irish Food & Drink Brands You Need To Try

I’ve compiled a list of some of my favourite Irish food and drink brands all of which can be found using the Pointy app. Hope you enjoy!   1. Strong Roots Oven Baked Sweet Potato I came across these sweet potato fries in Fresh Supermarket a few months ago and have been buying them in bulk ever since. ...

Top 10 Bargain Beauty Products

Here are the top 10 bargain beauty products featured on the Pointy app. 1. Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water  I refer to it as the holy grail of make up removers. With products like this on market, we really have no excuse for not taking off our make up and cleansing our skin. It’s suitable for ...