Christmas Gift Guide: Beautiful Christmas Gifts for Mums

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Mammy, Mum, Mom, Mam or Mother - whatever name she goes by she'll always be the most important person in your life. In the first of our Design Ireland Christmas gift guides we present some of our most beautiful and classic design and craft ideas to cherish this Christmas and beyond.

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The Isabel handbag by Holden Leathergoods is an elegant and timeless bag featuring minimal details and clean lines. Top stitching adds subtle interest whilst the soft suede lining brings added luxury to the interior. The bag is handmade by Conor Holden with great precision and aesthetic consideration in his workshop in the Old Schoolhouse on the shores of Dingle Harbour. €385.

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Martina Scott makes beautiful limited edition Irish prints hand-pulled onto Irish linen which is produced in Kells, Co. Antrim by Baird McNutt who have been producing Irish linen since 1912. Martina's Sunflower print is inspired by her love of order and pattern in nature and by how that order "reflects on a micro to a universal scale". €175.

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The stunning double-sided Lios pendant by Miriam Wade Jewellery is a piece to treasure for many years to come. Inspired by the landscape of the Irish countryside, the Lios pendant is made from sterling silver, hangs on a 26 inch chain with a t-bar catch and echoes the undulating hills and forts of the Irish landscape. €450.

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Simple, beautiful and evocative of a time gone by, these handmade bone china milk bottles by ceramicist Rebecca Killen are decorated with a blue and white floral motif with hand-painted cobalt stripes and a hint of gold lustre around the rim. These bottles suit both traditional and contemporary interiors and look just perfect with some wild or garden flowers on a windowsill or kitchen table. €48.50.

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Bernie Murphy's Magherabeg fully-lined, casual winter coat and hand-pleated pashmina make for stunning gift ideas whatever your mother's age or personal style. Handmade with care and precision in Co. Donegal, these warm and cosy Irish fashion items are just perfect for both glamorous nights out or cool winter walks. €149 - €269.

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These sterling silver and 18ct gold Hexagon earrings by Ann Chapman at Stonechat Jewellers are part of her latest collection which combines the architectural, the angular and the urban to create beautiful, contemporary pieces of jewellery. The range also includes pendants of varying sizes and large stud earrings. €290.

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The Va Va Voom soap trio by Mianra Artisan Bath & Body makes for a perfect little stocking filler. This trio of luxury handmade soaps is colourful and bright with a fruity, fresh, zingy scent. €14.95.

Once you have found the perfect gift for your wonderful mum, why not look at some gifts for dads?

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