Home run

Irish Design Shop is a treasure trove of Irish creativity. Brenda McCormick talks to co-founder Laura Caffrey about championing Irish makers and the growing interest in Irish design.

Laura Caffrey and Clare Grennan, champion Irish makers

If you happen to be in the market for something new for your home, a treat for yourself or a gift for a loved one, you might take it for granted that there are plenty of great Irish-made products to choose from. After all, the island is not short on craftspeople and makers creating beautiful items, from candle holders and glassware to jewellery and design-led ceramics. But while the talent was undoubtedly always there, it ...