Finding the perfect Father’s Day present is no easy task, but finding a beautiful Irish made one is relatively easy. Why not get him a…
Developed exclusively for the Irish Design Shop, Hata’s Donegal tweed bow ties are made with lambswool merino and are available in five colours; Tabby Blue, Tabby Grey, Herringbone Wine, Herringbone White, and Tabby Green. €75 for one.
Made in a small studio on Francis Street, NTN’s Natural model features a 42mm Stainless Steel 316L case with a radial-brushed finish. Inside is a quiet Ronda quartz movement. Available with four leather strap options; Almond Brown, Tan, Black or Fog Grey, €379.
Perfect for city commuting or countryside walks, this Atlantic Equipment Project corduroy canvas comes from a a small workshop in Sligo and features solid cast brass fittings. €74 + shipping.
A beautiful addition to any wardrobe, Stable has a whole host of Irish linen scarves, but this turquoise blue one really sings of summer. €160.
The historic home of the GAA is depicted, alongside leafy Drumcondra, in Clover Rua’s celebration of Croke Park. €30 + shipping.
Following his illustrated ode to rural life, Irish illustrator and Hermés collaborator Nigel Peake swaps the Irish countryside for the city, with hand drawn observations of colours, rooftops and surfaces. Around €26.
Inspired by Kilmainham Goal, Duinn Designs uses the patterns and shapes of architecture in this 100% silk Crepe de Chine neckerchief. €30 from Designist.
With the five lamps foiled onto cloth for the cover, Duffy Bookbinders’s hand bound notebooks are a thing of beauty. Find them in gift and homewares shops around Dublin like Designist or buy direct from them on Seville Terrace for €10.
Made from 100% recycled paper with a compostable sleeve made from corn starch, this Jando Design card looks good and has feel good factor. €3.50.
If all else fails…
Okay it’s not the right season for wool socks, but these are pretty classic. Made in Donegal for Makers & Brothers, take these flecked yarn numbers on a summer hike for immediate use. €15.