Blog - Kilkenny Shop

  1. Why Belleek Pottery is an Irish Favorite


    When you look for gifts with meaning, Irish craft and design have a lot to offer as so many of our brands offer a long local history and are inspired by the rich culture of the Emerald Isle.

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  2. How to style your aran sweater


    Who doesn’t love the Aran sweater? Steeped in history as well as being super functional, the Aran sweater will be a timeless garment in any closet. There are endless ways to style yours but here are some of our favorites.

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  3. 5 top picks of Celtic cross pendants


    Celtic cross pendants are very popular in Irish jewelry design as the Celtic cross has a deep cultural tie with Irish history and folklore. Discover our 5 top picks of Celtic cross pendants.

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  4. Get to know our Customer Care team


    With over 20 years of experience, the Customer Care team at Kilkenny Design are gifting experts, with in-depth product knowledge of all our brands.

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  5. Top retirement gift ideas from Ireland


    Are you looking for a retirement gift with meaning? Why not mark someone's special day with a gift from a place they feel a connection to. Give them a retirement gift filled with Irish warmth and love.

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  6. Here’s what you need to know about wearing flat caps like the Peaky Blinders


    If you want to wear a flat cap and feel like you’re Thomas Shelby’s long-lost cousin, then here's how to do it in style.

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  7. Did you know the secret meaning behind the Irish Claddagh ring?

    Did you know that how you wear your ring has a secret meaning and can let people know if you’re single, in a relationship, engaged or married?
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  8. Top 5 Irish craftsmanship gifts


    Show someone you are thinking of them by sending a gift of Irish craftsmanship and design. At Kilkenny Design, we specialize in high-quality gifts from Irish Designers and Makers. Here are some of our favorite gifts that are popular for celebrating that special occasion.

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  9. The Most Loved Irish Made St Patrick's Apparel


    There is no better place to go for celebrating Irish on St Patrick’s Day than Kilkenny Shop. Kilkenny Shop has been proudly promoting Irish design for over 50 years from Irish brands who are known across the world to small up-and-coming designers, we have always been a leader in celebrating what it means to be Irish. 74% of our stock is from Irish-owned brands and we are located from East to West across Ireland in some of Ireland’s most beautiful locations.

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  10. The Complete Guide to Sending Christmas Gifts To Ireland

    Kilkenny Shop Sending Christmas Gifts To Ireland

    Sending Christmas gifts to family in Ireland when you are living abroad can take some organizing! Post office queues, packaging everything up, trying to find something for everybody. We know this and we have some ideas on how to make it a lot easier, check out our guide for making sending Christmas gifts to Ireland a stress-free activity!

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