One of those very occasions in which we celebrate
Connemara marble is over 900 Million years old and is unique to Ireland. We own and operate the oldest marble quarry, which was first opened in the 19th Century. The marble is sawn into manageable size blocks with diamond wire and removed with a Derrick crane due to it's weight and size.
This famous decorative stone is known throughout the
Well, we may have been waiting for a good blast of summer sun for quite a while here in Ireland, but boy! We sure have had an absolute super start to the summer so far!
Being in Ireland, we sure do know how to make the most of it! From ice-creams to sunny mountain drives, Ireland has it all...
Introducing Woolmakerlane,, an Irish Knitter from rural Ireland who had just completed her take on the traditional Irish Sweater using our 100% Pure New Wool 3-Ply Yarn:
"I live in a small cottage in rural Ireland with my family. We care for two lively alpacas and two sedentary cats. I love all things "textile" but particularly knitting aran patterns and
A popular ring known around the world, Claddagh rings were originally part of the fethe rings, a group of European finger rings that date back to Roman times, when the gesture of clasped hands was a symbol of pledging vows.
Used as engagement and wedding bands in medieval and Renaissance Europe, this tradition lived on for centuries in the tiny
Celtic jewelry is an old age traditional craft and skill brought down through the centuries. It is a much loved accessory in Ireland and is popular worldwide. Here at Blarney Woollen Mills we have recently added new pieces to the Kieran Cunningham range on the website from his new collection, and we think it is his best work yet! Designing
Capes will be everywhere this year so Blarney.com needed to get in gear. Over the coming weeks we'll be putting up loads of wonderful new capes. The stock is in and the photoshoot done.
Yesterday was a typical grey Cork March day but there was nothing monochrome about our capes photoshoot with Elite London's Honey Davis-Wilkinson who had a
Ever wondered what exactly the difference is between a wrap and shawl, or when a scarf becomes a wrap? These days there seems to be a fair amount of confusion with regards to these terms, and no wonder, they are very frequently used interchangeably.
So, for those who want to be fashion term savvy, here's a quick run down for