How to Choose the Perfect Irish Engagement Ring
Knowledge is power when it comes to choosing the perfect engagement ring. Going for an Irish engagement ring means that you are already embedded in the process of researching and are keen to embed history, craft and heritage in to the piece.
Posted on January 20, 2022
What is the Celtic Tree of Life?
The Tree of Life of Crann Bethadh is found throughout Celtic history, culture and faith. But what does this symbol, much loved by the Celts, signify and what are its origins?
Posted on January 11, 2022
Irish Christmas Traditions - With a Twist
Ireland is famed for its traditions at Christmas and it’s a time when the country and people are at their best. Traditionally the weeks of celebration leading up to the big day always start on December 8th and the partying goes on well into the New Year in homes across the country.
Posted on December 9, 2021
Most Romantic Christmas Gifts with Hidden Meanings
Sometimes being subtle can be even more romantic than the big public gestures. What about a beautiful ring with a meaningful engraving inside? A timeless Claddagh ring? A necklace with a specially selected birthstone? A piece of jewelry to celebrate the very best of Irish tradition and heritage?
Posted on November 30, 2021
Academics Join Up To Protect Ireland
Ireland’s important ancient writing system Ogham has been given added protection with news that Irish and Scottish academics have come together to use the latest in technology to preserve this very special language. The aim is to also give the ‘amazingly clever’ writing system of Ogham wider attention.
Posted on November 9, 2021
Samhain - A Special Season of Surprises in the Celtic Tradition
Samhain is a very special season in the Celtic tradition. Marking the end of the harvest season and beginning of winter or the darker half of the year, the celebrations begin on the evening of 31st October, as traditionally the Celtic days began and ended at sunset.
Posted on October 27, 2021
10 Irish Love Phrases With Huge Impact!
The Irish language has some of the most beautiful ways in any native tongue of proclaiming ‘I love you’ and whether you want to share that sentiment with a child, husband, wife, partner or friend, here are some beautiful phrases to declare your love and affection in Gaelic.
Posted on September 24, 2021
Autumn Equinox - Celtic Light and Dark
This time of year is a very special one in the Celtic calendar and traditionally known as an important step between light and dark. The long summer nights have now passed and this is a period of transition as we move to the darker evenings and the approach of winter.
Posted on September 17, 2021
What is the Meaning of the Tree of Life?
What is the Tree of Life? There is much meaning and symbolism around the origins of the beautiful Tree of Life symbol which is often used in Irish jewelry and crafts.
Posted on May 21, 2021
Celts in the Headlines - National Geographic Spotlights the Celts around the World
The Celts are back in the headlines with an extensive photo essay featured in the acclaimed National Geographic magazine detailing their importance and the impact that they made across the world.
Posted on May 18, 2021