Irish American Influence in USA – Info Graphic

The influence of 34.6 million Irish-Americans is felt everyday through every aspect of American life and culture.  “Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country.”.  JFK.   Happy St.Patrick’s Day to all our wonderful customers; could not do it without you.    Related articles across the web The most admired Irish …

Irish Tweed Caps – Traditional Craft meets Modern Fashion

A Traditional Craft: Irish Tweed Caps get their distinctive colors and patterns from the landscape of Ireland’s most northerly county, Donegal.   It is the beauty and quality of the fabric that makes Donegal Tweed special, and so sought after internationally,. The colors match the patterns seen from the cottage window: of turf and hill and fuschia, of sea and cloud and sky. …

Women of Easter Week 1916.

The following, in her own words, are the recollections of Moira Regan who was in the GPO, Dublin, during Easter Week 1916. A member of Cumann na mBan she was one of the Women of Easter Week 1916. “At 6 o’clock on the evening of Easter Monday I went down O’Connell Street to the Post Office,” she said. “But that was …

Shane Long Goal. Ireland v Germany

So here it is, just in case you wanted to see it again 🙂   Shane Long scores for Ireland against Germany at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.  Ireland later qualified for the Euro’s in France 2016 by beating Bosnia-Herzegovina in the play off.  Well done lads.  In the words of that great old Irish rebel song “We will march …

CelticClothing.com – About Irish Gifts

A video short about CelticClothing.com and how we supply Irish Gifts to the US market. It’s fully interactive so share it on social media, sign up for coupons, discounts etc. Related articles across the web Celtic Festival Kickoff, Hoping for Quiet Weather CelticClothing.com video interview

CelticClothing.com video interview

Found this old CelticClothing.com video interview in the archives.  It was shot some time ago but I thought it might be fun to share. It’s a quick 5 minute behind the scenes interview with Charlie Lord the owner of CelticClothing.com. Here he talks mostly about our Internet presence and Irish Music Festival activity.  Enjoy, and don’t tease him too much …

Why are Ireland not in the World Cup?

The World Cup is in full swing in Brazil, and it’s time for some fun in the sun. However the fun loving Irish are not at the big show.  Irish people regularly watch football (soccer) on TV, and participation numbers are impressive on the island. So why are Ireland not in the World Cup? Unfortunately for soccer in Ireland the …

Irish American Entrepreneurs Awards in New York

A few weeks ago on a lovely April evening we traveled to NY for the Irish Small Business Awards, sponsored by the Irish Echo and Tourism Ireland. The event was held in Mid-Town Manhattan, with Irish American entrepreneurs starting to gather from 6pm.  Attendees included Mr Peter Ryan the Deputy Consul General of Ireland. On the evening our very own Charlie …