A timeless Claddagh tradition

For the large Irish Diaspora in the United States, celtic symbolism is often seen as unique way of celebrating Irish heritage and ancestry. The US Migration Policy Institute estimates that there are approximately 39.6 million people living in the United States who claim to have full or partial Irish ancestry. The Irish have long been associated […]

Are Claddagh rings as much for men as for women?

The Claddagh ring holds a special place in Irish culture and represents the unity, love and loyalty between two people while also embellishing ones ties to Ireland. The Irish Diaspora stretches across the globe and has continued to grow during the recent global economic downturn which saw a new generation of Irish forced to take the option […]

Celtic jewelry as an expression of true friendship

Whilst we are all familiar with affordable costume jewelry, a good fixture in our day to day lives, nothing quite beats the gift of a luxury statement celtic jewelry piece from a well known maker. Be it bespoke pieces that are an art form in themselves to the ever popular diamond and pearl pieces. And […]

Kimye’s honeymoon in Ireland the real truth about Claddagh rings

As anyone who has read the celebrity news will note, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian recently tied the knot in an extravagant wedding in Florence and then flew to Ireland for their honeymoon where they stayed in some of the country’s most luxurious hotels, castles and stately homes all befitting of royalty. For some the […]

Charm bracelets perfect gift item for many an occasion or event

Over the past few weeks we have been concentrating gifts for Valentine’s and special occasions but this week I thought we would pay note to some gift items that are suitable for a range of occasions and events and suitable for people of all ages. When it comes to Irish gifts that are universal and […]

A guide to Valentine’s Day gift options and ideas: Part 3

Over the last few weeks we have been dissecting  up to the perfect Valentines Gift and this is the final part of our special three part series. Romantic Gifts from traditional to more individual So what gifts to consider for valentines? With romantic Valentines day Irish gifts many factors apply. What stage you are in […]