This Mother’s Day celebrate the ‘Woman in your Life’ with a gift from one of Kilkenny’s many jewellers, craftspeople, gift shops or hotels. From candles, and diamonds to pottery and glassware, from the comfort of your own home, you can remind your mother just how special she is!
For the lady who likes to entertain or merely appreciates fine pottery, then a gift from Nicholas Mosse pottery is sure to please. From lamps and kitchenware to cookie jars and candle holders, every piece of Nicholas Mosse undergoes a 20 step handmade process to create colourful and inspiring designs on their range of tableware and homeware selection. www.nicholasmosse.com
Jerpoint Glass has a variety of gifts to please even the most discerning mother. From their colourful ‘Festival Collection’ to its’ Clear Glass Collection’ each piece is handmade by skilled craftsmen and glass blowers. A piece from 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
Kilkenny Design Shop has gifts for every kind of mum this Mother’s Day. From stylish, locally designed and made jewellery, to gifts for her to pamper herself in their ‘Wellness Selection’, which includes indulgent beauty brands like Voya, Green Angel and Pestle & Mortar. For something a little personal, you can download a letter to ‘The Woman who Made me’ and surprise her with your own handwritten message and Kilkenny Design are donating €1 for each download to Safe Ireland. ‘
What better time for Mother’s Day shoppers to splurge on the one they love than now at Lorimat, who are offering 50% off selected items. They have a wide range of earrings, necklaces, and bracelets to surprise your Mum this Mother’s Day, including sterling silver drop marcasite earrings, paired with the marcasite round pendant and you are sure to win her over! All jewellery items are delivered in an attractive presentation box, with a choice of inscriptions. www.lorimat.ie
Moth to a Flame
Create ambience and subtle scents in her home this Mother’s Day, with a gift from Moth to a Flame. 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
This Mother’s Day, spoil her with a gift from Newbridge Silverware. From homeware, jewellery to bespoke giftware, Newbridge’s unique history of craftsmanship and experience, combined with a contemporary and fresh attitude to design, puts them on the cutting edge of modern living. www.newbridgesilverware.com
Keep her cosy this Mother’s Day with a gift from Cushendales Woolen Mills. Choose from Irish wool throws and blankets to sophisticated scarves in a range of colours and yarns. www.cushendale.ie
Impress her this Mother’s Day with a gift from Duiske. As well as the beautifully hand-cut glass pieces, Duiske has a range of bespoke gifts this Mother’s Day. Choose from the stunning Tipperary Crystal cake stand to a stylish leather tote or pearl embellished scarf, to make her feel that bit extra special this Mother’s Day.
Dazzle her this Mother’s Day with a gift from Rudolf Hetzel bespoke jewellery. From diamond rings to pendants, this is the ultimate gift that will truly inspire her. Or if you would like her to choose her own gift, then purchase a gift voucher so she can ponder her own dream piece. www.rudolfhetzel.com
Butterslip is a crafty little shop full of colourful ideas and little gems. A treasure trove of gifts to surprise your Mum with on Mother’s Day from jewellery, candles, bags and accessories, their online shop is curated with a selection of timeless pieces all beautifully presented in pretty pink Butterslip boxes. www.butterslip.com
Summer Hotel Stay
Give her the gift of ‘something to look forward to’ 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 maybe take in a luxurious spa treatment this Summer. 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