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Meet the seven Irish design brands showcasing at New York’s leading homewares show


by Megan Burns
11th Aug 2018
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NY NOW® has a reputation for collecting the most exciting home and lifestyle makers and products. From this Sunday, August 12, seven Irish design brands will be joining their ranks as part of the Accent on Design® area. Each was carefully selected by a jury, and it’s an exciting opportunity for them to gain exposure in the American market. We’re always championing Irish design, so it’s great to see this recognition on an international scale. Here are the seven brands displaying their wares in the Big Apple.

Irish design

Slated

Couple Ed and Tara Hammond create beautiful slate homeware from their studio in Dublin, from candles and coasters to showstopping platters and boards. slated.ie

 

Irish design brands

J. HILL’s Standard

Based in Waterford with its rich heritage of producing cut crystal, J. HILL’s Standard create contemporary, stylish glassware. As precious as your granny’s collection, but so much cooler. jhillsstandard.com

 

Irish design brands

Jando

The husband and wife printmaking studio have become known for their bold, punchy interpretations of Irish landmarks. For NY NOW® they are introducing their new ‘High Rise’ collection, featuring iconic skyscrapers including The Chrysler, The Flatiron and Welbeck Street Carpark. jandodesign.com

Irish design brands

Foxford Woollen Mills

One of Ireland’s oldest working mills, Foxford continue to weave beautiful contemporary throws, scarves and blankets in a rich variety of colours, with the highest quality materials. foxfordwoollenmills.com

 

Irish design brands

Diem Pottery & Design Studio

Thomas Diem crafts pottery by hand in his studio in Co. Meath. A second generation potter, his designs combine traditional skills with a pared-back, minimal design edge. diempottery.com 

 

Irish design brands

Field Apothecary 

An Image Interiors & Living Design Awards winner, this Co. Down brand created by Alix Mulholland blends essential oils to capture uniquely Irish scents, such as Rain and Peat. fieldapothecaryireland.com

 

Irish design brands

Bláithín Ennis

This Wexford jewellery designer creates affordable pieces that are beautifully, and simply made, inspired by her costal studio. blaithinennis.com

Featured image: Jando