This month, we’re gaining some minimalist interior design inspiration from Irish designers featured at NY NOW 2017.
Seven Irish design and craft businesses showcased their work as part of the Design Ireland booth in the prestigious Accent on Design® area at NY NOW 2017. The seven brands were selected by a jury to participate and each is designing and making their products in Ireland.
Arran Street East Jug in Cabbage €75, Mug in Pomegranate or Parsnip €33
Arran Street East is an artisan pottery studio producing beautiful, understated, functional ceramics in natural colours, inspired by the Dublin Fruit and Vegetable Markets.
Avoca Mohai Throw in Sapphire €114.95
Avoca Woollen Mills present their latest collection of signature rugs and throws in 100% pure new wool, mohair, cotton and linen, all woven in their mill in Co. Wicklow.
Bunny & Clyde Rosiline Rocking Chair from €3580, Trees Cushion €35
Bunny & Clyde, present a range of timeless and adaptable nursery furniture that can comfortably evolve to fit beautifully into other rooms of the home. These modern heirlooms are designed in Co. Kerry and handmade in Co. Waterford.
Field Apothecary Rain Candle €30, Ivy Candle €30
Field Apothecary creates an indulgent collection of essential oil candles inspired by the Irish countryside and featuring unique fragrances ranging from rain to peat, all hand-poured in Newtownards, Co. Down.
J.HILL’s Standard_Elements Low Glass €160, Elements High Glass III €170, Elements Decanter III €545
J. HILL’s Standard are based in Co. Waterford, a world-renowned location for cut crystal. Building on this heritage in master craftsmanship, they collaborate with international designers on their collections.
STABLE of Ireland Handwoven Herringbone Blankets €350
STABLE of Ireland, is a Dublin-based Irish company designing and manufacturing with weavers from all over the island, a contemporary, luxurious range of Irish Linen and Wool scarves, robes, and home accessories. Their collection reflects the best of Irish traditions and weaving skills.
Diem Pottery Jug Large in Slate Grey €65, Beaker in Mustard €16
Diem Pottery creates a range of simple yet stylish functional ceramics, designed for everyday life. The range is handcrafted in Co. Meath by Thomas Diem, who was born in the US and raised in Ireland.
Each of the seven brands exhibited at NY NOW 2017 is also featured on DesignIreland.ie, the new online platform developed by the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland to showcase the best of Irish design and craft and to connect audiences all over the world with Ireland’s makers, their studios and their inspiration. Irish design and craft previously featured at NY NOW in 2015 as part of Irish Design 2015 (ID2015), the year-long initiative backed by the Irish Government to promote and celebrate Irish design.
Article by: Michelle Costello
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