Since ancient times, jewelry has had significant meaning and symbolism. Worn close to the skin, it has the power to be quietly sentimental or make a bold fashion statement. Ireland has a long tradition of creating exceptional jewelry. Today the country is home to some of the world’s finest makers, working with everything from rare stones and precious metals to leather to newer, alternative materials. This evolution means that there is something for every taste, budget, and occasion. From delicate earrings to statement rings, here’s a sampling of both new and established jewelers to inspire you to give the gift of jewelry from Ireland.
For an extensive list of Irish designers browse our WearingIrish Directory.