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January's Birthstone: The Garnet

January's Birthstone: The Garnet

Posted by Allison Krier on 1st Jan 2020

Birthstones are one of the most popular manifestations of a personal signifier, a marking of one’s existence in a way, and the mysterious and moody garnet makes the first impression as the birthstone of January.The appreciation for garnets extends back to the ancients, and since the Middle Ages they …
How an Irish Ship Saved the Pilgrims (And Maybe Started Thanksgiving)

How an Irish Ship Saved the Pilgrims (And Maybe Started Thanksgiving)

Posted by Andy Peters on 27th Nov 2019

Did an Irish ship loaded with life-saving supplies lead to the first celebration of Thanksgiving in America? We may never know the official answer to that question, but it’s safe to say that Irish sailors played a big role in helping the early European settlers.The ship was known as Lyon. Details ar …
Me and Pangur Bán: What Ireland's Most Famous Cat Suggests About Ourselves

Me and Pangur Bán: What Ireland's Most Famous Cat Suggests About Ourselves

Posted by Allison Krier on 26th Oct 2019

Though the black cat has become the traditional feline October representative (and year-round bad omen), seldom mentioned is its opposite, the white cat, and there is one who stands out above all others, Ireland’s Pangur Bán.Fascination with our furry feline friends is a long and varied relationship …
Crew, Cowl, Turtle, & Shawl: The Many Styles of Aran Necklines

Crew, Cowl, Turtle, & Shawl: The Many Styles of Aran Necklines

Posted by Ima Ocon on 25th Oct 2019

Sweaters may all seem rather similar: they’re long-sleeved, knitted, and ideal for staying warm. However, there are countless designs available out there. Aside from the color and print, a distinctive detail in every sweater is the neckline. A crew neck sweater exudes a different style compared to a …
How the Aran Sweater Evolved into a Fashion Staple

How the Aran Sweater Evolved into a Fashion Staple

Posted by Brian Patrick O'Sullivan on 23rd Oct 2019

A sweater can make or break a look. The symmetry to the rest of the outfit, the time of year, outdoor conditions. These are the factors that are taken into, to find the perfect sweater. We are going to talk about two sweaters from the Atlantic that have a long and storied history: the Aran Sweate …