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Friday, December 9th, 2011

10:30 pm

Aran Sweater Style Mugs

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Sometimes we wish our mugs would just put some bloody clothes on. This mug does just that, putting on a cosy looking Aran sweater. If you think about it, it actually looks like it’s seen a blog a two. Probably…

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Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

2:00 pm

Inis Meáin Aran Sweater

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Inis Meáin is the real deal in terms of traditional Irish knitwear. Based on the Aran Islands they’ve seen a surge of interest in recent times and deservedly so. Originally designed for local fisherman and the community around them, they’ve…

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Monday, December 13th, 2010

5:00 pm

Aran Wool Sweater

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Aran sweaters have been a part of Irish culture for decades. “Historically, each family had their own particular pattern, a unique combination of stitches, which was closesly guarded within clans and passed down from mother to daughter, generation to generation.”…

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