Looking to get a head start on your Christmas shopping? A stunning piece of Irish jewelry makes for an extra thoughtful gift.
One of the most extraordinary things about Irish jewelry is its versatility. Ancient designs meet modern craftsmanship. From Celtic knots, trees, and other symbols to the iconic Claddagh (which represents love, loyalty, and friendship), a world-class item of Irish jewelry can communicate tidings of love, encouragement, passion, spirituality, or high regard.
You can find all this and more from the following Irish vendors. They’re all part of NACTA, the North American Celtic Trade Association, which helps to bring the best range of Irish products, gifts, and collections right to your doorsteps to the Irish and Celtic shops across USA and Canada.
Give the gift of Ireland this Christmas with a little help from Solvar. Each piece of Solvar jewelry is individually designed, drawing inspiration from Ireland’s rich heritage and unique icons to provide a cherished memory of Ireland. Ther master designers craft each piece in the finest detail to the highest standard, using centuries-old craftsmanship skills.
Their beautiful tree of life design is a symbol of the Celtic family tree. The roots denote the beginning of the family and their Celtic heritage and the outer ring signifies the circle of the family. It’s the perfect gift for Christmas, like branches on a tree we all grow in different directions but come together at Christmas.
Solvar is an award-winning jewelry manufacturer crafting Irish jewelry since 1941. They are a third-generation family-run Irish business combining passion for Ireland with love of jewelry. All of their sterling silver and gold is hallmarked by the Assay office in Dublin castle. The Dublin Assay Office was founded in 1637 to ensure only the purest quality gold and silver was used in the crafting of jewelry throughout all of Ireland.
As a family business, Boru approaches everything with families in mind. They understand the special place that jewelry holds in the hearts of families around the world, and they’re committed to creating exquisite pieces that will be treasured forever. As they say, “our work means everything to us if our pieces mean everything to you.”
From their stunning Stone Set Claddagh Rings to their Damhsa Collection of ‘Dancing’ Stone Jewelry pieces Boru has everything to cover all those special occasions from Valentine’s Day right through to Christmas.
So whatever the occasion and if you are looking for an exquisite piece of jewelry handmade in Ireland, look no further than Boru Jewelry. Visit www.borujewelry.com for more information on their designs and products.
Celebrate the Holidays with Celtic style. Handcrafted, made in America Celtic knotwork jewelry featuring traditional Irish motifs and eye-catching animal designs makes the perfect gift for someone special. Add Celtic flair to your holiday attire with pewter pendants, pins and more – plenty of great looks for him!
Creator Bob Heiney is an award-winning designer who brings his passion for the legends and lore of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and Brittany to life with high-quality original designs. Choose the Trinity Knot, Triple Spiral, or Shamrock when you’re shopping for someone who loves the classics. Nine animal designs including the Celtic Bear, Wolf, Raven, Owl and Dragonfly delight strong, creative spirits. Matchbox covers, money clips, key chains and pendulums in a carefully selected design make a thoughtful gift for the hard-to-buy-for person who has everything. Popular Celtic Tree of Life and Celtic Infinite Heart designs – all affordably priced for joyous gift giving.
The holiday season is the time to celebrate those things that make us special and unique. Celtic Knot Works exclusive, original designs delight and inspire. Created in joy, for joy. Available at fine jewelers, gift shops and Celtic Stores or visit www.CelticKnotWorks.com .
If you are looking to give a gift with a little extra meaning this holiday season, Scottish designer Keith Jack can help.
Inspired by the history of the Celts and the wild beauty of his homeland, Keith’s designs offer a unique and modern spin on traditional Celtic motifs. Each collection is crafted with special meaning. For example, the popular Window to the Soul collection “reminds us to nourish our souls with an open heart and mind,” while Tree of Life speaks to “the interconnection of all living things.”
Keith’s award-winning jewelry is crafted in sterling silver, and many pieces are finished with solid gold accents. He offers a wide selection of pieces including pendants, earrings, bracelets, and rings for both women and men.
With collections like Celtic Path of Life, Norse Forge, Dragonfly, Guardian Angel and more it’s easy to find the perfect talisman for that special person on your list, including yourself.
Happy Holidays from the Galanta Jewelry Team!
Looking for your perfect authentic Irish gift for someone special in your life? Look no further than Galanta Jewellery where they have crafted a selection of Christmas themed items, some of which are pictured above. Vibrant Cork marble combined with Connemara marble makes a perfect color combination for items that can be worn all year round together with their hand carved Connemara Crosses finished with a subtle Trinity knot bail that comes with matching earrings. Gifts can even be delivered in high quality textured gift boxes or on carded displays as can be seen their website www.galantajewellery.com
Located in the shadow of Bunratty Castle, they are a family-run business with a long craft tradition and believe in creating truly unique handcrafted jewelry that combines quality with excellent value. Their wide range captures the beauty and history of Ireland and its landscape. Ancient Celtic symbols hewn on custom-made antique silver beads complement the national gem, Connemara marble as well as other gemstones, including amethyst and rose quartz and now Cork Marble mined in Midleton Co Cork!
They can be contacted through their website www.galantajewellery.com. For wholesale inquiries, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
They are proud to be currently stocked in the following shops affiliated with NACTA:
Ciara's Irish Shop, 334 Second Street, Eureka, CA 95501 707-443-0102
Cashel House, 224 Tompkins St, Syracuse, NY 13204 315-472-4438
A Lit'le Irish Too, 9 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325 717-334-6609
Irish Traditions, 41-143 Main Street, Annapolis, MD 21401 410-990-4747
Kerreen O'Connor's Irish Shop, 2595 West Alamo Avenue, Littleton, CO 80120 303-794-6388
Tara Gift Shoppe 250 Abbott Rd, Buffalo, NY 14220
They add, “we are currently looking to grow our US network of stockists so please give us a call or an email for great wholesale prices for a quality product with a difference that is hand-made and designed in Ireland.”