Category: Consumer Blog

Top 10 Christmas Wines

Wondering what wine will work best with your Christmas turkey? Or looking for the perfect wine to give as gift? Well look no further! We visited Clontarf Wine owners Ronnie and Helena Caraher this week. They both have the WSET Diploma in wine and gave us some excellent festive wine recommendations. 1. Charbonniere Chateauneuf du Pape ...

Late Late Toy Show Favourites

We hope you and your little ones enjoyed the Late Late Toy Show on Friday night! Here’s a list of our favourite toys – find your nearest stockist using the Pointy App.  Speak Out  This game challenges you to say different phrases with a mouthpiece in that won’t let you close your mouth – a great ...

7 Tips For Creating The Perfect Christmas

Here at the Pointy HQ the countdown to Christmas is on. With so much to organise and so many presents to buy, we thought we’d help you out a little by telling you our Christmas must haves and where you can find them – make sure you add them to your list! 1. Cracking Christmas ...

Christmas Gifts For Him

Have you been lumped with the task of choosing a christmas gift for your dad or brother this year? Or are you searching frantically for the perfect present for your husband or boyfriend? If a pair of socks just isn’t going to cut it this year, here’s a list of gift ideas that we think ...

Christmas Gifts For Her

With the festive season well under way  it’s time to face the dreaded task of present buying. Whether you’re looking for a gift for your wife, girlfriend, sister, mum or friend Pointy has got you covered. Here’s some of our top present picks: For The Makeup Junkie Who doesn’t love a bit of extra glamour ...

Everything You Need For A Spooktacular Halloween

Planning a last minute Halloween party? Check out our list of must-have items to make it extra spooky! We’ve got loads of great food ideas, costume inspo and DIY decorating tips. Find all of the products mentioned using the Pointy App. Decorations If you’re planning to have a Halloween party then decorations are a must. Spooky ...

5 Healthy Treats You Can Make In Minutes

Here at Pointy we know that staying on track with healthy eating and keeping those pesky sugar cravings at bay can be really tough. We’ve teamed up with our Pointy retailer Fresh to bring you some really simple sweet recipes that are guilt-free and delicious! Find all of the ingredients mentioned using the Pointy App. ...

5 Quick and Healthy School Lunch Box Ideas

This week we caught up with our Pointy retailer The Health Store who have a huge range of delicious and healthy lunch box treats for your little ones. Check out some of their school lunch ideas below.  Find all of the Products Mentioned Using The Pointy App! 1. Healthy Bars Luckily, a lot of schools ...

Beauty Blogger Favourites

This week I visited our Pointy retailer Roches Pharmacy in Rathmines. Manager Elaine McDonald who is an expert in all things beauty showed me some of the top beauty blogger favourites they have on offer. You can find all of the products mentioned in shops near you using the Pointy App! Win All Of These ...

10 Gins You Need To Try

This week I caught up with Martin’s Off Licence owner Declan to talk about one of Ireland’s current crazes – gin! Here’s a list of some of his favourites along with a few tasty drinks recipes. You can find your nearest stockist of all the products mentioned using the Pointy App. 1. Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin ...