Words by Nicole Thomsen
November 23rd, 2017
Despite originating in America, Black Friday has been gaining more and more traction as a national shopping extravaganza over recent years with many designers and brands joining the discounting phenomenon here at home.
With our incredible design heritage, Ireland is bursting at the seams with unique and talented designers that really are worth the investment. And so, if you’re going to splurge on Black Friday, whether it’s for yourself or a Christmas gift for a loved one, may we suggest you buy local from one of the many Irish brands that are offering some fantastic deals this week. Discover our favourites below.
*Prices listed are before discount unless otherwise stated!
If you haven’t already heard of this edgy Irish jewellery brand, it lives up to its name with alternative highly wearable pieces that have a distinct androgynous feel. The contemporary pieces draw on the tradition of craftsmanship while at the same time can work to elevate an otherwise minimalist aesthetic. The brand has become a go-to for creatives seeking jewellery that is well made with character. Fans of the brand include Angela Scanlon and Aisling Bea to name a few.
From Black Friday to midnight Cyber Monday, the brand will be offering over 50% off selected designs including the now cult BAM and POW necklaces (spotted on the aforementioned fans). Click here on Black Friday to shop the sale.
The perfect cashmere sweater just became a whole lot more affordable as Lucy Nagle, purveyors of cool, contemporary knitwear have launched their exclusive Black Friday sale. For six days only, a host of new styles have been added to the online sale, just begging for you to add them to your wardrobe.
Perfect for lounging in or nailing that off-duty look, some of the brand’s cult favourites such as the Cosy sweater and cashmere hoodie have been reduced by up to €100 so now is as good a time as any to add to cart. Shop the full sale here before it ends.
Chupi has fast become one of the most coveted jewellery brands in Ireland and abroad with many adding the now famous infinity necklace and unique engagement rings to their Christmas wishlist. This year, the brand has two incredible Black Friday offers for customers on chupi.com. If you spend €150 or more, you will receive another Chupi piece worth at least €149, just enter the code GREYFRIDAY at the checkout. And for those who spend over €1000, you’ll receive a solid gold Chupi necklace worth €299 when you enter the code PINKFRIDAY!
For those who eschew traditional designs, this bold and contemporary label has your name all over it. Made in Dublin, Capulet & Montague creates vibrant and artful jewellery that stands out from the crowd.
In celebration of Black Friday, the brand is offering customers 25% off everything on capuletandmontague.ie over the next three days with the code CAPULETFRIDAY. There is also 25% off everything in their Etsy store.
If your winter wardrobe is in need of a restock then now is as good a time as any to do so as premium Irish fashion label Manley is offering 25% off pieces from the latest AW17 collection with the code BEMOREMANLEY on manley.ie until Monday 27th November.
Known for its deft leather creations and feminine silhouettes, the label offers unique and luxurious separates and accessories with oodles of embellishment, garnering a cult following over the past 7 years with famous faces such as Amy Huberman and Aoibhin Garrihy wearing Manley designs.
Those native to Dublin will know all about the treasure cove that is Loulerie, a jewellery boutique tucked away on Chatham St. Hosting an array of costume and fine jewellery, Loulerie is a curated one-stop shop for those of you with a love of all things sparkly. The boutique stocks handpicked designs by premium brands such as Oscar de la Renta and Alexis Bittar, and more affordable options such as Gorjana and By Boe, as well as its own signature collection of fine jewellery designed by the owner, Louise Stokes.
For one day only, you can get 20% off your purchase instore and online at loulerie.com with the code LOULERIE20 on November 24th.
This sustainable driven Irish brand is giving customers an added reason to build their capsule wardrobe this Black Friday. The affordable luxury brand is running a buy two, get one free offer across all their cosy cashmere jumpers and their high-quality T-shirts.
A good excuse to build your basics while maybe keeping a cashmere knit aside for gifting over Christmas. Who wouldn’t want to be gifted one come Christmas morning? Or if you’re coveting a cashmere jumper from your loved one, now might be the time to drop some hints about the offer or indeed use the brand’s “drop a hint” function on site to get that hint directly sent to an inbox of your choosing! For readers overseas, the brand is also offering free global shipping on Black Friday, an ideal time to stock up.
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