Tag Archives: Irish-Made Valentine’s Day

1. You tell us where you shared your first date and a little bit about it

2. Our photographer visits this special place

3. They use this information to take a memorable unique picture for you.

4. We print it, frame it and then deliver it your door

Do you remember the first time?

Irish start-up FirstDates.ie will make it immortal!

Robbie writes:

At FirstDates.ie you tell us where you had your first date with your partner and one of our professional photographers will go out and take a one-off bespoke picture of the venue where you had your first date.

It is then beautifully framed and delivered to your door. The perfect wedding present or gift for Valentines.

Through delivering 100’s of these orders, we discovered the same “First Date” venues were coming up again and again. Clearly love is in the air in these venues! And so we compiled a list (see below) especially for Valentine’s Day.


7 Top Places in Dublin to Bring Your Date… to make them Your Husband or Wife! (FirstDates.ie)

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Taoisigh greeting cards.

They’ve done the state some service.

Siobhan Carroll writes:

Happy Bertie, speaks for himself I think. Inside message reads “we all partied”Inside message reads “we all partied”. And, echoing the colour scheme of a dole cheque, interactive Enda gives you a choice, live on the breadline or leave your loved ones. And if you are the kind of person that wants to belittle your friend or family member’s life changing/desperate decision to move abroad, or mock their unemployment, “Sorry You’re Leaving” could be for you. Inside message reads “…but it’s not the Enda the world” Same deal as Charlie, €2.50 each or the 3 for €6. Naturally, brown envelopes come with these buyos. Pm me [link below] if you want to amuse someone or just isolate yourself in the near future….

Siobhan Carroll (Facebook)

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Bespoke name tags.

Hand made in Ireland by A Box For My Treasure.

Founder Judith Richie writes:

Add an initial, name or date to a piece from the personalised jewellery range from A Box For My Treasure, to create a unique gift for Valentine’s Day. Broadsheet readers can take 10% off all jewellery with the code ‘LOVE ‘(enter this at checkout) and prices start from €20.

The jewellery is handmade in my studio in Dublin, comes packaged in a gift box and is available to purchase online here. Order by this Wednesday to guarantee delivery in time for Valentine’s Day…

A Box For My Treasure

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And other love paraphernalia from Fabricate Designs, Dublin mother/daughter design team,  Eithne and Fiona Carey.

Fiona writes:

Each piece of our faceted jewellery range is hand carved, making it entirely unique!
If you’re planning on popping the big question this Valentine’s Day, why not do it with one of our cute and fun ‘token’ proposal Diamond Rings  (third pic)in your true love’s favourite colour? This tartan raw silk and viscose scarf (middle pic) is light but very warm – the perfect gift for your stylish gentleman!
We have a 20% off sale for the whole of February when you enter the coupon code BIGLOVE at the checkout!

Fabricate Designs (etsy.com)

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Crafted with love in Ireland.

By gemmologist Natasha Shearling

Natasha writes:

Who needs blooms when you can have jewels? The very best things come in the smallest boxes, so we have put together our favourite pieces in the studio for €95 or under just for Valentines day.
And  for Broadsheet readers there is 10% off by using the Voucher Code VALENTINE. This is valid until February 12 to allow for shipping time. Check out our Feel The Love collection and our online shop here. P.S shipping is free.

Natasha Shearling

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Andra Gorski writes:

Handmade gifts are a romantic and thoughtful gesture for any occasion, especially Valentine’s Day.  A hand crafted piece from my bohemian and feminine jewellery line, Born Rubie, would make the perfect gift for someone close to your heart.

I am offering a special 20% Off Sale for Broadsheet readers, in my online shop now through February 14th.  Enter coupon code BROADSHEETLOVE15 at checkout.

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Have a heart.

No pressure.

Designer Emma writes:

 I have designed some geometric heart necklaces [€30] and I think they would be a great Valentines present. They have been designed & created in Ireland. and are available from The Loft Market, Powerscourt Centre, Dublin 2. I also sell them online [link below] Thank you.

Ruby Red Geometric heart by Emmie Lou

Emmie Lou

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