Handweaving & clothing from Donegal, Ireland

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Udaras na Gaeltachta assist Studio Donegals expansion into niche markets worldwide!

Tristan Donaghey in front of traditional wooden handloom at Studio Donegal

They also offer financial and non-financial support, as well as supplying business facilities at a competitive price to businesses in various different sectors.

Over 7,000 people are employed thanks to the Údarás na Gaeltachta scheme!

One such company involved in the scheme is Kilcar based Studio Donegal, who produce artisan hand-woven goods.

Tristan Donaghey working a handweaving on loom at Studio Donegal

Studio Donegal has expended into new and niche markets and now supplies authentic Irish Handwoven Bed Covers, Blankets and Cushions to UK and European Boutique Hotels and Apartments.

coloured blocks of yarn stretched out on a wooden loom ready for handweaving at Studio Donegal

Studio Donegal was founded by the Donaghy family in Cill Charthaigh nearly 40 years ago with the aim of maintaining and preserving the long running tradition of hand-weaving in south-west Donegal.

Donegal Daily, 19 September 2016