Rune

The word "Rune" means "secret wisdom" or "mystery". The runic alphabet is comprised of a 24 rune sequence, like the alphabet, that is known as the futhark.

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Mary Comerford
The Claddagh

The name 'Claddagh' was the name of a small fishing village in County Galway, West Ireland where a man named Richard Joyce was kidnapped by pirates and sold into slavery in North Africa.

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Top 12 Celtic Wedding Traditions

Top 12 Celtic Wedding Traditions: Wedding ceremonies are one of the most significant occasions of a person’s life.  Couples dedicate large amounts of time, money and effort planning and preparing their special day to ensure it will be perfect.

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The Celtic Knot

The Celtic Knot is one of the best known motifs in Celtic art & folklore. The twists and turns of the design are found in ancient stone art and tattoos, in illuminated manuscripts- in fact, just about anywhere the Celtic people have traveled through the centuries.

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Meaning of the Warrior Shield

The bands in the Collection reflect the four seasons, the movement of the Sun and the effect the pagan snake god Crom had on Christianity in Ireland.  It is amazing how a small piece of jewelry can tell such a big story.

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Ogham

Ogham, pronounced "ohm" was used by the Ancient Irish Celts. This form of writing was used from about 600 BC to about 700 AD.  The Ogham alphabet contains 20 letters More:

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Diamond Education

Making the decision to buy a diamond can be an exciting but daunting task. What should you look for? What determines the price? Have you heard people refer to the 4Cs of diamonds, but have no idea what that means?

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Irish Assay Mark Guaranteeing Authenticity

The Dublin Assay Office located in Dublin Castle was formed in 1637 to ensure that all jewelry of precious metals sold in Ireland be assayed and stamped with an official hallmark.  With the distinctive Irish hallmark and assay, you can be assured that you are getting the very best quality of jewelry.

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History of the Celts

The Celts, as an individual society and people, do not exist today; however, most of those with European descent have some Celtic ancestry. The “truest” Celtic bloodlines existing today belong to those from the Scottish Highlands,

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Mary Comerford