Lismore… Waterford Crystal’s most loved Collection

For many the Lismore Collection has emerged as Waterford Crystal‘s most loved and elegant collection since its launch in 1952. Over the past 50 years the enduring designs have lasted the passing of time and can be a beautiful addition to grace any mantelpiece , cabinet or sideboard or, perhaps, a thoughtful Irish gift for special occasions. The origins for the Lismore […]

Thoughtful gift ideas for Mother’s Day

For many of Irish decent, the month of March has two significant dates for the diary namely Mother’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day. Both days hold significant importance for differing reasons but can also be marked with a suitable Irish gift whether its traditional, quirky or more contemporary.

Time to start planning those special Christmas gifts

For many it’s a time for ghosts and pumpkins as the ‘frightful’ Halloween season is upon us.  It’s also a time of the year when store fronts and retail areas begin their festive transformation as the busy Christmas period fast approaches. Halloween often signals a time at which  many people turn their attention to the task of Christmas shopping. […]

Glamorous gift ideas for women

The process of choosing the perfect gift for women can be separated into a number categories, whether that lady is a member of the family, a close fiend, a lover or wife with a wide variety of Irish gifts to choose from. Whether you lean towards some personalized celtic jewelry, a unique piece of Irish crystal or a […]

Commemorate Saint Patrick’s Day with a traditional Irish Gift

The first green shoots of spring time are beginning to emerge across Ireland and this is typically a time of the year when those resident in the Emerald Isle and the vast Diaspora across the globe look forward with eager anticipation for the celebrations to honour the country’s patron saint… St. Patrick. Aside from getting into […]

Choosing the perfect souvenir and gift for a possible Christmas present

In our last post we mentioned the many gift buying and unique gift shopping opportunities that holidays can present us. And with news that a major store in London has just started its Christmas display in late summer, it appears many people are thinking ahead to Christmas shopping well in advance. So perhaps a summer vacation […]