Belleek Celebrates 160 Years

Brand Focus: Belleek

By Phoebe Webb

 

As Belleek celebrates its 160th anniversary this year, we take the opportunity to celebrate with them by highlighting their wide range of incredible products.

Belleek has a reputation built on the quality and excellence of their products, each one with a unique and quintessentially Irish design. Belleek have four distinctive ranges for their customers, each one offering something new and different to the other; Belleek Fine Parian China, Belleek Living, Galway Irish Crystal and Aynsley.

These unique and exquisite pieces are perfect for gift giving, and will be welcomed and adored in any home.

Belleek Harp Shamrock Cup and Saucer


 

Belleek Fine Parian China

Belleek Fine Parian China is the oldest range from the Belleek Group.

It is the oldest craft pottery in Ireland, and it shows the history of the company and its heritage. Made with techniques that have been passed down through generations every piece is crafted and painted by hand.

No two are the same, offering a very unique range. Shamrocks, Claddaghs and Celtic designs adorn these pieces, embracing the traditions of Ireland.

The range also includes Belleek’s world renowned baskets.

Shamrock Lace Vase

See more of the collection here.

Belleek Living

Belleek Living combines contemporary and cutting edge design with the unique and historical Belleek style. It is a perfect range for a modern home that wants a touch of Irish heritage. The same quality and craftsmanship goes in to this range as it does the Fine Parian China range. This range is best loved for its delicate and beautifully designed Christmas decorations.

Shamrock Puff Ornament

Galway Irish Crystal

In the heart of the West of Ireland near the shores of Galway Bay, Galway Irish Crystal is one of the world’s best known and loved crystal.

In true Belleek form it is traditionally crafted with quality and and heritage. Galway is surrounded by dramatic landscapes and coastlines which inspires the design that goes in to this range.

Galway Crystal Celtic Pillar Hurricane Lamp
Galway Crystal Claddagh Wine Glasses


The traditional Irish folklore also have a part to play in the design of the crystal made by Belleek.


Irish Coffee Glasses

Browse the Galway Crsytal collection here.

Aynsley

The Aynsley range is made of fine quality bone china, showing beautiful design and vibrant colours. It’s best known for its Christmas range which includes ornaments of Santa and his reindeer. Every Christmas, Blarney.com features a special range of Aynsley Christmas decorations - check back at Christmastime!


No two are the same when it comes to Belleek, which is what makes the products special and unique, like no other. The skills, techniques and craftsmanship it takes to make the products is rare and the addition of heritage and Celtic design is a feature loved and appreciated by all.


Whether it’s a traditional piece or a modern Belleek Living ornament it is sure be a treasure adored for years to come.


Browse the Belleek collection at Blarney.com.