Hi Everyone and welcome to the first of my festive gift guides. With just 7 weeks to go until the big day, it’s time to start checking off those lists. My first guide is dedicated to Irish gifts for her . We have a great range of gorgeous gifts at The Irish Store, from beautifully crafted Irish jewelry to the finest Aran sweaters. Best of all, you can avoid the crowds and fill your basket from the comfort of your own home. So sit back, relax and let us do the rest!
Lulu’s Top 10 Irish Gifts for Her
1. The Aran Boyfriend Cardigan
First up it’s a classic and one that continues to receive 5-star reviews from our customers. The boyfriend design is loose and comfy with a generous v-neck and brown football buttons. There are 2 front pockets for extra coziness and the Aran stitch patterns are exquisitely detailed. Finally, the yarn is super soft merino wool in a choice of classic cream or stylish army green. A gorgeous Aran cardigan for her that will see her through many seasons.
2. Connemara Marble Celtic Cross
So next up it’s our best selling pendant and it’s easy to see why. The Celtic cross has long been a favorite in Irish jewelry design and this one has it all. First of all, there are the beautifully detailed Trinity knots which make up the cross circle. Then there’s the arms of the cross, crafted from Connemara Marble, Ireland’s ancient and unique gemstone. Finally, there’s the single marcasite stone at the centre, giving a touch of subtle sparkle. Handcrafted in Ireland from sterling silver. Hallmarked at Dublin Castle. A gift for her to be treasured.
3. Traditional Aran Sweater
The original Aran sweater began life as a humble Irish fisherman’s sweater. Today it has become a must-have wardrobe staple and something of a fashion icon. Our traditional Aran sweater displays lucky honeycomb stitch in the main body and is beautifully crafted from soft merino yarn. The toughest decision you’ll have to make is which color to choose! We offer no less than 8 irresistible shades! We also have the exact same sweater for him so why not go his and hers this festive season.
4. Aran Bobble Hat & Scarf Set
Next on the list of our Irish gifts for her is a favorite from our brand new collection. The ideal gift for moms, aunts, daughters and grandmas. The yarn is beautifully soft merino wool and the craftsmanship is second to none. Featuring classic cable stitch as well as honeycomb, the stitch of good fortune. The set also features on-trend faux fur bobbles which are removable from the scarf. Essential Irish accessories for her winter wardrobe.
5. Half Pearl Trinity Knot Pendant and Earrings Set
The winning combination of graceful freshwater pearls and sterling silver make this Irish pendant and earrings set a real showstopper. The cornerstone of ancient Celtic art, the Trinity knot dates back to pagan times and its mystery and symbolism are still very much alive today. It is said to represent many things that are threefold, including the Holy Trinity. The Trinity knot continues to inspire Irish jewelry design and remains an enduring Celtic symbol of eternity.
A classic, timeless and unmistakably Irish gift for her which is sure to delight when she finds it under the tree!
6. Hooded Aran Zipper Coat
So last but certainly not least on my list is our best selling Aran cardigan for her. While the stitch patterns are traditional and exquisitely crafted, the design is unmistakably modern. The extra length makes it extra cozy for wintry days along with the snug side pockets and generous hood. The zip pull features a trinity knot for an extra Celtic touch. Finally, there’s the super soft and easy to wear merino wool in a choice of 5 gorgeous colours.
7. Super Cozy Slippers
Everyone loves a new pair of cozy slippers at Christmas and these pair are sure to go down a treat! The lining is luxuriously soft faux sheepskin while the outer design features the ever-popular traditional cable stitch. It’s like having your very own pair of Aran sweaters for your feet!
8. Celtic Cats Eye Claddagh Jewelry Set
Why not treat her to a quintessentially Irish jewelry set with a decidedly modern twist! This stunning Claddagh matching pendant and earrings set features Ireland’s much-loved Irish symbol of love and friendship. Beautifully crafted from Rhodium with Celtic Green Cats Eye stone. An Irish gift for her to be treasured this festive season.
9. Pure Wool Country Walking Cape
So next up we have our best selling Irish cape from the renowned Hourihan of Dublin. If you really want to spoil her this festive season then why not treat her to a true investment piece that will last for many seasons to come. With its dramatic flowing silhouette, it exudes timeless Celtic style. Made from pure new wool in a rich moss green, it features a buttoned front, 2 deep front pockets and an attached scarf which doubles as a hood to give a classic Irish country feel.
10. The Glenmore Aran Dress
Last but not least on our list is another piece from our new collection and its an Irish Store exclusive! The Aran dress is fast becoming as much of a must-have wardrobe staple as the classic Aran sweater. Our exclusive design features beautifully crafted traditional Aran stitch patterns of honeycomb, diamond and classic cable and the yarn is super soft merino. It also features beautifully detailed crochet work at the neck and scalloped hem.
Well, I hope that’s given you some Irish gift-giving inspiration. Thanks for dropping by and happy shopping!
Slán go fóill!