KILKENNY HAS SHOPPING MADE EASY THIS MOTHERS DAY!
Kilkenny is a treasure trove for gifts and crafts, discover the variety of traditional craftsmanship, pottery, jewellery, textiles, glass, and art on offer this Mother’s Day. This year from the comfort of their own home shoppers can remind their mother just how special she is!
The crafty and creative will enjoy the treasure trove that is the Nicholas Mosse Pottery shop. Nicholas Mosse and his team make every single piece of pottery they produce by hand. They apply their patterns using an age old tradition dating back to the 18th century. Using cut sponges, they individually sponge dab the patterns onto each piece of pottery. In fact every piece of Nicholas Mosse undergoes a 20 step, handmade process. and Nick personally trains every individual decorator that works at Nicholas Mosse. Choose from their vast range of tableware and homeware selection. This is a thoughtful gift for any of the Mother’s who like entertaining or appreciate talented craftmanship. www.nicholasmosse.com
Jerpoint Glass Studio is an Irish handmade glass company and a true family business. Established in 1979 by Keith and Kathleen Leadbetter, together with their small team of glass blowers, they have built Jerpoint into an internationally recognised name. Drawing on 2000 years of glass blowing tradition, the skilled craftsmen individually create each piece in the Jerpoint collection. Jerpoint Glass will enhance any space plus make a thoughtful and welcomed gift for someone special on Mother’s Day. www.jerpointglass.com
Kilkenny Design Centre occupies a landmark building overlooking Kilkenny Castle in the heart of Kilkenny City. Offering an unrivalled selection of Irish handcrafted gifts, the centre specialises in handcrafted works of exceptional quality. Stocking a selection of jewellery, knitwear, celtic gifts, china and crystal, pottery and glass and stunning one off contemporary design pieces. The centre is renowned for showcasing emerging Irish craftspeople and their unique work, respected and sought after all over the world. www.kilkennydesign.com
Lorimat Jewellers are synonymous with vintage jewellery. They have a wide range of earrings, necklaces, and bracelets to surprise your Mum for Mother’s Day. Sterling Silver is a timeless choice of precious metal for these attractive pieces, while cubic zirconias add diamond-like sparkle at an affordable price. Or choose freshwater pearls for a true vintage look! All jewellery items can be ordered online. And delivered in an attractive presentation box, with a choice of inscriptions. www.vintageengagementrings.ie
Who doesn’t love candles? Established by Larry Kinsella in 1999, Moth to a Flame have been making a range of distinctive handmade candles beside the river in Bennettsbridge. Silkmoth scented, Glow-globe, Rock, Irish Heritage, Gloworm candles and more can be ordered online. www.mothtoaflame.ie
Since 1934, Newbridge Silverware has been Ireland’s premier designer and producer of homeware, jewellery and giftware products and it is this unique history of craftsmanship and experience, combined with a contemporary and fresh attitude to design, that puts Newbridge Silverware on the cutting edge of modern living. www.newbridgesilverware.com
Established in 1974 by Harry and Maureen O’Shea of Graiguenamanagh; Duiske Glass is a handcut glass and handcut crystal brand that enjoys significant success in Ireland and globally. The brand is particularly well known for its grapevine cut which is still handcut at Duiske Glass. A piece of the Duiske Glass collection is a unique and thoughtful gift that will impress your Mum on Mother’s Day www.duiskeglasskilkenny.ie
Butterslip is a crafty little shop full of colourful ideas and little gems situated on Butterslip Lane, one of Kilkenny’s charming streets. A treasure trove of gifts to surprise your Mum with on Mother’s Day. The online shop is curated with a selection of timeless pieces all beautifully presented in a pretty pink Butterslip boxes. www.butterslip.com
Treat your Mum with a stay in one of Kilkenny’s hotels with a Hotel gift voucher, where she can cross the thresholds of our castles, medieval streets, boutiques and sample our legendary food offering this Autumn. Visit www.visitkilkenny.ie to view a full selection of hotels in Kilkenny
For more inspiration for Mother’s Day gift ideas visit www.visitkilkenny.ie
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