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Who was Saint Patrick? Rare Facts about Ireland’s Patron Saint
Who was Saint Patrick? Synonymous with Ireland and the Irish people, the patron saint of Ireland is celebrated on March 17th all over the world with revelry and scenes of green. But how much do you know about him? Here are some rare facts about Ireland’s best known symbolic figure...
Posted on March 16, 2020
How Do People Across the World Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day?
How do people across the world celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day? This year’s unprecedented emerging health crisis has meant that celebrations have changed but where are the top spots to maximize the celebrations of Ireland’s most famous saint and all that is Irish?
Posted on March 13, 2020
Have you heard of Saint Patrick’s Handbell? The Secret of Ballyclog Revealed
A lesser known aspect to the story of Ireland’s Saint Patrick has now come to the fore with a 1,000 year old hand-bell believed to be linked to him now on display at the Ulster Museum in Belfast.
Posted on March 13, 2020
Brooches are Back – Here’s Why
Minimalism is no more and it’s all about luxury. From the catwalks to jewelry stores, brooches have appeared back and are front and center as a welcome accessory of the moment.
Posted on February 21, 2020
Leap Year 2020 - The Tradition of February 29 Proposals Continues
An old Irish tradition decrees that February 29 is the one day that women can take matters into their own hands and get down on one knee. This tradition is somewhat outdated as many women propose nowadays. Marriage in Ireland in 2020 now takes many modern forms but historically in Ireland this was the only day for women to get down on one knee.
Posted on February 19, 2020
Five Beautiful Irish and Celtic Wedding Rings for 2020
Why choose an Irish or Celtic wedding ring? There is so much choice when it comes to this most important of decisions but opting to add a touch of Irish and Celtic history and craft will guarantee that your ring has an added layer of meaning if you are planning to get married in 2020 and looking for the perfect choice of rings.
Posted on January 21, 2020
Top Irish Traditions that Add Colour to Christmas Across the World
Irish Christmas traditions add a layer of magic and colour to the season and there are many that are as popular today as when they first began. So what are the top traditions that have spread across the world and are popular globally right now?
Posted on December 11, 2019
Sparkle this Christmas with Beautiful Irish Jewelry
A gift of jewelry always adds a layer of sparkle at Christmas and a stunning new piece is always an instant guaranteed hit. Why not take a look at some handmade Irish jewelry for that extra special gift?
Posted on December 5, 2019
Celtic Jewelry Designs - The Meaning Behind the Symbols
The power of Celtic symbolism never wanes and still holds power just as it did back at the time of the Celts. These symbols have become part of the Irish identity and heritage and some have even become symbols of Ireland itself.
Posted on November 27, 2019
Celtic Earrings – 4 Stunning Ways to Celebrate Heritage
There are some stunning Celtic choices in earrings that truly celebrate Irish heritage in a very meaningful way. It’s an instant way to celebrate the culture and craft of Ireland and to wear and acknowledge Irish and Celtic history on a daily basis.
Posted on October 8, 2019