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 […]

Waterford Crystal: A timeless Irish gift

When choosing thoughtful and iconic gifts from Ireland for a foreign dignitary, it is not uncommon for members of the Irish government to opt for timeless Waterford Crystal gifts. Despite the closure of the factory in Waterford back in 2009, the range of products still produced by its smaller compatriot House of Waterford Crystal, which opened in […]

What can we learn from Micheal D Higgins gifts to the Royal Family

At the end of his recent historical visit to London to meet the queen, amongst the many things the Irish president Mr Higgins did was to present his generous host with a number of traditional Irish gifts for various members of her extended royal family. His choice of individual Irish gifts for each family member […]