Top 5 Irish Gifts for Christmas

Ireland is not only the home of St. Patrick, but also a rich and beautiful culture of Celtic symbols and traditions. Discover the best Irish Gifts and Celtic Jewelry online store. Authentic, creative and unique gifts from Ireland. Find the perfect Irish gift for any occasion with our wide range of Irish gifts. Truly uniqueContinue reading “Top 5 Irish Gifts for Christmas”

The Tradition and Origins of the Irish Promise Ring

An Irish promise ring or poesy ring is given to symbolize love, faith and commitment. A promise ring is usually worn on the ring finger of the left hand. This Irish promise ring or “poesy ring” is truly a tribute to the expressive and passionate Irish spirit. So pledge your love the Irish way withContinue reading “The Tradition and Origins of the Irish Promise Ring”

Beautiful Celtic Jewelry History and Origins

Historians believe Celtic clans first settled in Germany and Austria from near 1,200BC. The clans were a society of agriculturalists and soldiers. It is believed around the time of the 4th and 3rd centuries BC, the Celts migrated south across France and to the Iberian Peninsula. It was around 500BC when the Celts first arrivedContinue reading “Beautiful Celtic Jewelry History and Origins”

The Brilliant Meaning of the Trinity Knot

Often people are intrigued about the meaning of the Celtic Trinity Knot symbol. The three interlocking pointed lines of the Celtic Trinity Knot have been translated in numerous ways.  But most interpretations relate to love, strength, and dedication in some form. Historically early Celtic Knot designs have had several meanings and vague origins like theContinue reading “The Brilliant Meaning of the Trinity Knot”

Brief Historical Origin and Meaning of the Trinity Knot

Often people are intrigued about the meaning of the Celtic Trinity Knot symbol. The three interlocking pointed lines of the Celtic Trinity Knot have been translated in numerous ways.  But most interpretations relate to love, strength, and dedication in some form. Historically early Celtic Knot designs have had several meanings and vague origins like theContinue reading “Brief Historical Origin and Meaning of the Trinity Knot”

Celtic Motherhood Symbols of Family

Celtic family life was especially important to the ancient Celts. The basic family unit of Celtic life was called the clan. The Celtic clan was virtually a tight extended family unit. Clans were compelled to associate loosely with other clans creating tribes. Each Celtic tribe had its own community structure, rules, and traditions, and theyContinue reading “Celtic Motherhood Symbols of Family”

Bridal Jewelry

Looking for Celtic and Irish bridal jewelry and bridal party gifts. We specialize in beautiful Celtic bridal jewelry, claddagh wedding ring, Claddagh Engagement Ring & Celtic engagement rings, Celtic bands, Celtic Wedding Ring Set, Celtic knot earrings and pendants perfect for any Irish bride and Irish groom. Claddagh Engagement Ring You can share your loveContinue reading “Bridal Jewelry”

Samhain Blessings, Spells and History

The Irish Jewelry Company's Blog The Celts celebrated Halloween as Samhain, ‘All Hallowtide’ – the ‘Feast of the Dead’, when the dead revisited the mortal world. The celebration marked the end of Summer and the start of the Winter months. During the eighth century the Catholic Church designated the first day of November as ‘AllContinue reading “Samhain Blessings, Spells and History”

Have you Ever Heard of the Legend of the Celtic Cat?

The Legend of the Celtic Cat In Celtic folklore there is a magical set of cats or “fairy cats”. In Scotland they are known as the cait sith. In Ireland they are called cait sidhe. Whether Gaelic or Scotch Gaelic they are both pronounced as “caught shee”. The cait sidhe aren’t your ordinary felines, theyContinue reading “Have you Ever Heard of the Legend of the Celtic Cat?”

The Celtic Origins of Halloween and Halloween Traditions

As children and adults around the world take part in the spooky festivities of Halloween on the night of October 31st, All Hallows Eve, few know of its ancient Irish Celtic roots in the Samhain (Samain) festival. Read more about Celtic Halloween Origins, Samhain Traditions, and Halloween Superstitions online at The Irish Jewelry Company. ShopContinue reading “The Celtic Origins of Halloween and Halloween Traditions”