Home comforts: our favourite places to buy Irish this Christmas

With a wealth of talented writers, craftspeople and designers, where else would you be buying your presents from but Ireland? Here’s a list of our favourite Irish makers worthy of your support this year

Red Lily lambswool sweater, €595, from Louise Kennedy

If ever there were a year to buy Irish and support Irish brands, this is it. So many companies have transformed themselves in 2020 – whether it's through rustling up a website (no mean feat) or rethinking their product line to adjust to people's needs during a pandemic – that if it’s possible to support them, it’s the least we should do.

Look to your local environment this year and see if there’s a voucher ...