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The biggest thank you to Diarmuid Gavin who was this week’s 3 on a Thursday, we were lucky enough to host this week’s chat in person and were delighted to welcome him to our studio.

About Diarmuid

Diarmuid Gavin is a garden designer and television presenter who works in a contemporary style. Educated at Dublin’s Botaniic Gardens, he holds an honorary doctorate from Nottingham Trent University in the UK.

He runs a garden design studio with clients throughout Europe, Africa and Asia. His varied influences range from the work of Garret Eckbo, Roberto Burle Marx, Martha Schwartz and Derek Jarman’s garden at Prospect Cottage.

Diarmuid’s selections⁠

Favourite design book:

Derek Jarman’s garden at Prospect Cottage photographed by Howard Sooley

Favourite design object:⁠

Bibendum Ashtray by #sirterenceconran


Favourite creative person:⁠

Phillip Treacy


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