Irish tweed is part of Ireland's cultural heritage, and this fabric continues to be made in County Donegal to this very day.
Anna Dobson, from the Tweed in the Valle brand of Irish tweed clothing, says about Irish tweed ...
“I believe there is beauty in tradition.
Add contemporary innovation.
With tweed you can never be unfashionable.”
You can learn all about the charcteristics, history and cultural tradition of Irish tweed in Anna's guest post.
And to celebrate this splendidly Irish textile Anna is sponsoring a prize in one of our Irish American Mom giveaways.
One lucky reader will win a Boy's Herringbone Tweed Vest or Waistcoat With Matching Bowtie.
This handmade traditional Boy’s Irish Tweed Grey herringbone waistcoat is designed using a quality Donegal tweed blend.
It's 100% wool and is made in Ireland. It's available in size 1-2 up to size 10-11.
This premium, high-quality vest or waistcoat is paired with a matching tweed bow-tie
At Love Mo Chuisle you'll find a lovely collection of girls styles which includes
- cut paneled coats,
- hooded capes
- matching dresses
- matching accessories.
Love Mo Chuisle has created an innovative men’s and boy’s range with...
- matching waistcoats,
Also available is a ladies collection including fitted fashionable box pleat coats and dresses with a contrasting palette.
One lucky reader will win a boy's herringbone tweed vest with matching bow tie.
To enter just leave a comment on this blog post by noon on Sunday, May 5th, 2019.
Any comment will do. What you write does not affect your chance of winning, but if you need inspiration why not tell us if you have ever owned a tweed garment.
A winning comment will be chosen randomly. Remember to leave your e-mail so that I can contact you should you win. Your e-mail won’t be published, just used to contact our lucky contestant for mailing of the prize.
The winner will be announced on Sunday, May 5th, 2019, at the bottom of this blog post.
You may check out Irish American Mom’s complete terms and conditions for sweepstakes’ entries by clicking here.
Many thanks to everyone who supports this giveaway and takes time to learn about tweed as part of our Irish cultural heritage.
And many, many thanks to Anna for sharing her knowledge of textiles with us and for introducing us to her beautiful Irish tweed designs.
Update – Winner Chosen On May 5th, 2019:
Our lucky winner has been randomly chosen using the Pick Giveaway Winner Plug-in for WordPress.
And the lucky reader is ….
I’ll notify Mary Ann via email and then organize mailing of her prize.
A big thank you to everyone for supporting this Irish American Mom giveaway by leaving comments. And many thanks to Anna from Love Mo Chuisle for sponsoring this prize.
Slán agus beannacht,
(Goodbye and blessings)
Irish American Mom
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