Traditional knitting for all to see, this wool blanket from Aran Craft is very special. As it is made from pure wool it is perfect for cuddling up with, and is a must for cold winter evenings.
It is knitted using Irish cable stitching said to resemble the fishermans ropes and brings hopes of a fruitful day at sea. The ladder of life pattern is also used signifying the various stages in life, some say that it has a religious significance and resembles a pilgrims path to salvation. The use of the traditional Irish honeycomb pattern is said to bring luck, some say that it represents the hard working honey bee.
A cold winters night won't seem as cold with this pure wool throw.
Dimensions 127cm x 153cm approx
100% Pure Wool
Here at Irish Crafts we advise that in order to get the best from your knitwear, you do not machine wash it, instead you should hand-wash with a washing detergent / powder designated for wool. Excess water can be removed by patting with a towel to soak up moisture, take care not to wring / squeeze. Always dry your garment laid out flat. NEVER tumble dry.
We will always strive to get your little piece of Ireland to you as soon as possible & in perfect order!
Irish Crafts will usually endeavour to dispatch goods within 1 working day of your order, we generally dispatch same working day where possible. If for some reason there is any delay to this we will contact you with updates & options.
If you need an item in a hurry please contact us for express courier rates before placing your order.
Delivery & Collection Services:
If living nearby you can opt to 'click & collect' picking up your order at our Doolin store. Eircode: V95 W9N2, Current Opening Hours are found here.
If your cart consists of small/light items suitable to be sent by envelope, for example, greeting cards, you may be offered an alternative 'Envelope Service' this is a standard post service, delivering in 1-2 days for up to 250gm and is provided by An Post.
Covid-19 Shipping Impact:
Spring 2022 has brought along a welcome recovery from Covid restrictions, however, there are global imbalances as to the pace of recovery and it will remain a changing landscape for some time yet. While we are continuing to fulfil online orders we advise you to expect delays and irregularities as to when & how shipments may be delivered at this time.
Customs & Duties outside the EU*:
If you reside outside the European Union (EU VAT Area) local taxes/duties are not included in your order total & are not the responsibility of the Irish Crafts.
The delivery agent may charge the recipient local duties, taxes and processing fees, should any apply, at the time of delivery. As we have no control over such taxes or charges, they are not calculated in your online total. You should contact your local customs office for more information.
*Brexit: Note from January 1st 2021 The UK is now considered to be outside the EU VAT area, with the exception of Northern Ireland.
Ukraine & Russia
Following growing unrest in the regions, from February 24th 2022, we will cease all deliveries to Ukraine & Russia until further notice.