From top: Irish-made giftsd for men and women; Ciarán Cannon TD, Minister of State for the Diaspora and International Development; and Karen Hennessy, Chief Executive Design & Crafts Council of Ireland, showcasing Tweet Cups by KaroArt and Christmas Bauble Star Pattern by Criostal an Rinneavailable through DesignIreland.ie.
Emer Igbokwe writes:
Minister of State for the Diaspora and International Development, Ciarán Cannon TD announced a new initiative that makes discovering and purchasing the work of the very best craftspeople and designers just a click away for the Irish abroad.
Through DesignIreland.ie the online selling platform presented by the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland, it now offers an easy-to-use, by-county, searchable database to enable the Irish abroad to source unique products made in their home county and also to explore maker workshops they can visit on their next holiday to Ireland.
Irish-made stocking fillers to firstname.lastname@example.org marked ‘Irish-Made Stocking Fillers’. No fee.
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