Hi everyone. I hope I find you all well this weekend. Here at The Irish Store, we pride ourselves on delivering ” A little piece of Ireland, directly to your door”. I know that during these times we’re living through, its been more important than ever to let loved ones know you’re thinking of them, especially when you can’t be together. So this week, I’m sharing our summer gift guide featuring our top Irish gifts as voted for by The Irish Store community. Hopefully you’ll get some inspiration for those upcoming special occasions, or maybe it’s time to spoil yourself-Irish style!
Summer Gift Guide
1. Women’s Sheelin Aran Cable Sweater
This is from our latest collection and has proved a huge hit! It features timeless bold cable stitching, a statement ribbed crew neck and is crafted from super soft merino wool. Then there’s the irresistible color choices; warm amber, fresh ocean blue or marl green
2. Silver Connemara Marble Claddagh Ring
Our #1 best selling Celtic jewelry piece is the perfect gift for that special someone. This stunning ladies Claddagh ring features Ireland’s ancient gemstone, Connemara Marble. 900 million years in the making, no two pieces are the same and the eye-catching green marble stone forms the centrepiece of this beautiful ring. The band features an exquisitely woven Celtic knot design and is beautifully crafted from sterling silver.
3. Aran Honeycomb Throw
Our customer favorite Irish blanket has been hugely popular this summer with picnics becoming more popular than ever this year. Our stunning Aran throw features the classic honeycomb stitch, the Aran Islander tribute to the hardworking honeybee and said to bring good fortune. Available in charcoal, oatmeal or cream.
4. Mens Half Zip Irish Aran Sweater
Next up on our list of Irish gifts it’s one for the guys. This beautifully crafted Aran sweater is the perfect keep warm layer for a summer evening. This traditional Irish craftsmanship combines beautifully with a fresh modern design. There’s a stylish ribbed collar which can be worn up or down. Then there’s the final finishing touch of a smart tan leather zip pull. Beautifully crafted from the softest merino wool.
5. Belleek Claddagh Mugs
Our final pick are these charming mugs by the renowned Belleek Pottery. In classic cream, these Irish china mugs feature intricate ancient Celtic knot designs with the iconic Claddagh symbol at their center.
Well, that’s just a few greatest hits from our Irish gifts collection including Aran sweaters, Claddagh rings and Homeware products. Shop our full collection and find your perfect “little piece of Ireland”
Do join me on Monday for further travels on my Virtual Tour of Ireland!
Take care of yourselves and each other,
Slán go fóill!