Whether you are from Ireland or abroad, it’s always nice to pick up a souvenir when you are visiting different parts of the country. Below is a list of 50 gift shops where you can find lots of contemporary and traditional Irish crafts.
The Irish Shop
This long-standing family business specialises in handcrafted gold and silver jewellery pieces uniquely created with each individual in mind.
House of Ireland
Home to the widest range of Irish design, this well-established business showcases contemporary products that are inspired by the traditional heritage of Ireland.
Amelia’s Irish Design and Gifts
Amelia’s sells a wide range of art, gifts and studio ceramics. All products are of the highest quality and are handcrafted by makers all over Ireland.
R and J Hillis
This Irish craft shop offers a wide variety of gifts, craftware, and fashion items perfect for women, men, and children alike.
The Wicker Man
The owners of this established shop recognised a market need for locally manufactured products, and work with designers and makers from all over Ireland to create one-of-a-kind items.
Island Turf Craft
The owners of this unique shop have captured the essence of a long-ago era, offering products created from turf that existed during that golden age. Their unique range of turf ornaments make it possible to bring a small piece of Ireland home with you to showcase and enjoy.
Find the perfect gift for any occasion. From birthdays to anniversaries, engagements to christenings, Begley’s stocks a broad range of Irish gifts, dance footwear, accessories and more.
This unique shop offers handmade personalised gifts created on slate and wood. A great deal of time and effort are put into each piece to provide the highest quality possible.
Belleek Pottery LTD
Belleek Pottery sells one-of-a-kind pieces that are handmade in Ireland. You can even purchase these unique products online easily and securely.
Find the work of artists, designers and makers exhibited and sold in this unique, charming gallery and shop located in the city center of Belfast.
Little Hearts Belfast
This quaint little gift shop carries all types of unique offerings from colorful bags to scented candles, one-of-a-kind items and more.
Here you’ll find nautical artifacts, ship models and vintage posters. Seafaring prints, cushions made from old ship flags, and furniture complete the list of truly authentic offerings.
This interesting shop carries a wide range of products including: clothing, homeware, accessories, and art pieces created and sold by local artists.
Ballydougan Pottery, Restaurant, Gift Shop and Cottages
Here’s a place where you can create, eat, shop and sleep without ever leaving the premises. This will be a truly unique experience that will enable you to see beautiful art while staying in a picturesque environment.
Ghost and Bonesetter
The perfect place to buy glittering designer products for the boho home. This little shop carries everything you need to express your personality in your own space.
Find an eclectic mix of furniture, imaginative stocking stuffers and locally inspired gifts all in one place. This shop is perfect for anyone searching for quirky yet classy gifts.
The Sweater Shop
Find quality authentic Irish Aran Sweaters for the entire family. From fisherman sweaters to cardigans, the Sweater Shop has everything you need to stay warm and look great in the process.
Carrolls Irish Gifts
Carrolls is a mainstay in Ireland and is considered one of the leading retailers of all things Celtic and Irish.
Irish Celtic Craft shop
This family owned and operated gift shop provides a broad selection of handcrafted and hand-woven craft products from all over Ireland.
Indulge in limited edition contemporary art prints that are affordable and have been curated roster of both Irish and international artists.
Jam Art Factory
This carefully curated gallery and design shop specialises in unique gifts including Irish ceramics, jewelry, limited edition prints and textiles.
Proper Order Coffee
This home to award-winning brewers provides the very best in coffee from all around the world. You’ll also find yummy artisan chocolate as well as the brewing equipment and beans for concocting your own brews.
The Tweed Project
The best in Irish fabrics are combined with amazing designs that are made to order. The end results are unique handmade pieces that will last a lifetime.
This independent book shop can be found online and carries a wide range of books and magazines from all over the world to include rare editions, coffee table books and more.
Love and Robots
If you’re looking for interesting 3d prints of amazing jewellery and accessories that are truly customized just for you, Love and Robots is the place to go.
This gift and homeware store sells both at a physical shop location and online stocking lighting, tableware, stationery, plant containers and much more.
Find the perfect gifts for people of all ages. The store offers beautiful Irish-made cards to art by local artists, cushions, lamps and more.
This independent book store can order a wide range of books including hard-to-find titles that are out-of-print as well as American imports.
This jewellery store specialises in all things that sparkle, and carries a wide range of bracelets, necklaces, and rings all nature-inspired and made by hand.
Set in a floral valley in Burren, this is Ireland’s oldest perfumery and soap-manufacturing company. Engage your senses with the finest ingredients designed to provide a special experience just for you.
Hazel Mountain Chocolates
This gift and specialty shop carries a wide range of chocolates to tempt the taste buds and provide a unique gift idea for any chocolate lover.
Skelligs Chocolate Co.
Here, you’ll get to see traditional chocolate making as it occurs and taste the end result. This small establishment offers a great experience for the entire family.
Siopa Ceoil An Daingin – Dingle Music Shop
This treasure is run by local musicians and truly embraces Irish musical history like no other. You’ll meet with a truly unique experience when visiting this one-of-a-kind establishment.
Blarney Woollen Mills
Blarney is one of the premier makers and sellers of Irish textiles and is the producer of the rope-knit sweaters that are so popular in Ireland.
Kilbaha Gallery & Crafts
This gallery and craft shop specialises in items that embrace Irish culture in a truly unique way by providing the finest contemporary Irish art.
Find the finest crystal hand-cut right here in Ireland. Browse their entire collection to find the pieces that truly speak to you.
Kinsale specialises in deep cut traditional Irish crystal and carries the perfect pieces for any décor. If you’re looking for something truly authentic and beautiful, you’re sure to find it here.
The Rock Shop
Are you looking for a different type of gift? The Rock shop carries items made from rose quartz, rock crystal and much more.
McKernan Woollen Mills
McKernan is known for manufacturing beautiful, high-quality scarves. If you’re looking for something truly authentic to show off, you’ll find it here.
The hand-made chocolates from this authentic Irish shop are perfect for any chocolate lover. Chocolate-making courses are also available for those who want to see how it’s done and share in the experience.
Kinsale Silver has been well-established for many generations and boasts exquisite attention to detail and a unique design that is known all over the world.
Holden specialises in hand-made leather bags manufactured in Ireland. There you’ll find everything from totes to briefcases, wallets and more.
Foxford Woollen Mills & Visitor Centre
Learn about traditional Irish craftsmanship at this historical mill and shop. Gain interesting insight and purchase unique items that will make your trip to Ireland truly unforgettable.
Spiddal Craft & Design Studios
Observe some of Ireland’s most skilled artisans as they create some of the finest handicrafts around. This memorable experience will only add to your appreciation of Irish art and craftsmanship.
Whether you’re looking for an Irish sweater, that hard-to-find wedding gift, or something else altogether, you’ll find it at Standun.
This family owned and operated gift shop specialises in hand-crafted jewellery and creates one-of-a-kind pieces perfect for that special someone.
Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop
Dubbed Ireland’s best loved independent bookshop, you’ll find a wide variety of new, bargain and second-hand books perfect for any literary enthusiast at Charlie Byrne’s.
The Claddagh Ring Museum
Discover the history of the Claddagh Ring and learn about its meaning. You will even have an opportunity to purchase your very own.
Thomas Dillon’s Claddagh Gold
See Claddagh Rings from the oldest makers of this historical piece of jewellery in the world. Choose from among a wide selection and bring home a truly unique and meaningful item you can wear for many years to come.
Marlene’s Chocolate Haven
Find quality, hand-made chocolates at this authentic Irish shop. Enjoy other items such as teas, coffees and more.