A History of Irish Celtic Art: Spirals & Knotwork

Spirals are dominant motifs in Celtic art prior to the Christian influence on the Celts, which began around 450 A.D., and are prominently displayed on ancient artifacts dating long before the arrival of Christians. We know that these symbols are of great cultural and spiritual importance to the Druids of ancient Ireland. These people were […]

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Tara’s Diary Celtic Charm Bracelet: Launching July16th

(At the end of this post you’ll have the opportunity to sign up for a special discount for the Tara’s Diary bracelet) We at Irish Celtic Jewels are very proud to introduce an exceptional new piece of jewelry to our customers. The Tara’s Diary Charm Bracelet evokes the very best in Celtic symbolism – in […]

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The History And Meaning Of Birthstone Celtic Jewelry

Giving a piece of birthstone jewelry to a friend or loved one is an excellent way to show your affection for them. Birthstones are colorful and meaningful. They always add special significance to a ring or pendant. Gemstones have been a source of mystery and fascination for thousands of years. Each birth month has its […]

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Celtic Wedding Rings – What They Mean

Choosing a Celtic wedding ring can be the beginning of an interesting journey into Celtic symbolism. The delicate knot work and spirals found on today’s wedding bands and Celtic engagement rings are meaningful as well as beautiful. If you are curious about the deeper significance of modern wedding designs, we can help you understand how […]

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The Book Of Kells – An Irish Masterpiece

The illuminated text known as The Book Of Kells is considered Ireland’s greatest national art treasure. Now resting at Trinity College Library in Dublin, the book draws thousands of tourists each year. They come to gaze at depictions of the Gospels, decorated with colorful, vibrant knot work borders. The history of this beautiful testament to […]

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A Fun Guide To Irish Symbols In Popular Culture

Once you’ve become immersed in the symbols and lore of the Emerald Isle, you will start to recognize little touches of Ireland in the world around you. While Irish jewelry designs feature some of the most exquisite renderings of Celtic interlace and other popular symbols, they are not the only place you will discover such […]

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Irish Landmarks – Places Where Celtic Symbolism Comes Alive

If you are interested in Celtic jewelry, you may also be interested in the meaning of the common symbols that appear in Celtic jewelry designs. There are many places in Ireland, such as museums or Churchyards, where these symbols remain, as powerful, sacred reminders of the past. You can enjoy a deeper understanding of your […]

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