The 10 Best Aran Sweaters in 2022
The Best Aran Sweaters in 2022: Our Favorites Are you shivering in the sudden change of weather? With winter suddenly here and with it only getting colder the deeper we head into the season, we've got the best warm and cosy Aran sweater picks for you to choose from throughout the...
How to Celebrate Christmas the Irish Way
Celebrate Christmas… Irish Style! Ah, Christmas time; the most wonderful time of the year! Snow falling, presents under the tree, and the smell of traditional food wafting through the house. Of course, Christmas is special no matter where you live, but there are some particular ways that Irish people celebrate their...
Check Out the Top Range of Zip Sweaters that Sweater Shop Has to Offer
Zip Cardigans at the Sweater Shop It's sweater season, our favorite time of year! With Autumn in full swing and Winter just around the corner, now is the time to start thinking about your winter wardrobe. You need various options that can keep you warm and cozy during all of this...
The 15 Best Gifts for a Male Fashion-Lover
15 Best Gifts for Fashion Lovers (Male) The holidays are just around the corner, which means it’s time to start thinking about what gifts for men you’re going to buy for those within your friend and family circle. If you have a fashion-lover in your life that needs some help finding...
The History and Heritage of Irish Family Names
Most folks within the global Irish diaspora with an Irish surname are, by now, well used to answering questions about their origin and fending off jokes and curiosity of all manner and shape. While hearing about the antics of ‘Paddy’ and ‘Murphy’ can be somewhat tedious for many, we recommend countering...
Why You Need to Visit Kilkenny - The Jewel of Ireland's Ancient East
Why You Need to Visit Kilkenny - The Jewel of Ireland's Ancient East The increasingly-popular Ireland's Ancient East experience has seen rapid growth in the tourism industry over the past few years, both among international travelers and ‘staycationers’ alike. With thousands of years of Ireland's rich history just waiting to be explored,...
Triskelion - Ancient Celtic Symbol Explained
A Guide to Ireland’s Ancient Triskelion Symbols of Ireland come in various shapes and sizes - whether it's a mark, image, or object representing this beautiful country, there is so much to learn for those (like us!) with a passion for evolving Aran sweater patterns throughout the ages. Out of the many...
Traditional Irish Men’s Fashion Styles
Looking for iconic, traditional, and timeless Irish male fashion? You’ve come to the right place. Check out our men’s Irish style guide right here!
Traditional Irish Ladies' Fashion Styles
Timeless Traditional Irish Women's Fashion Styles to Suit Any Occasion When you think of Irish women's fashion throughout the past century, what comes to your mind? Maybe it's the early Wild-Woman-of-the-West in her red shawl, or perhaps, it's the Irish Mammy in the good coat and headscarf? Whatever it is, it probably...
5 Great Ways to Wear Aran this Spring/Summer
The best Aran knitwear sweaters are cosy, soft to the touch, and super effective at keeping you comfortable. In the luscious green fields that flow within the Republic of Ireland, Aran knitwear is a long-time favorite. Each Aran Irish sweater is crafted ever-so-carefully. With more than 100,000 stitches and distinctive knitting...