Christmas Shopping in Carrickmacross: Gifts for Every Budget
With Christmas fast approaching, there is a noticeable buzz about Carrickmacross. Shops and businesses are gearing up for a busy festive season, many delighted to be welcoming customers back through the doors for the first time since October. Still, at this time many shoppers prefer to shop from the comfort of their own homes and with this in mind, we have put together a Christmas gift guide. Everything here is available to buy online from Carrickmacross retailers, and there is something for every taste and budget.
All seven tracks on ‘A Christmas Gathering’ the new live album by local musician Barry Jay, were recorded here in Carrickmacross. Christmas favourites as well as original tracks feature, €1.20 or pick up a guitar pick for €3.99
Or give the gift of music with this Tin Whistle from School Office Suppliers for just €8.95
Gifts Under €20
Keep warm this Christmas and beyond with this beautiful winter scarf from Daisy Clothing. For extra warmth & colour this season €20.
Patrick Kavanagh, Collected Poems is the perfect gifts for fans of Monaghan’s best-known poet, as well as an ideal starting point for those as yet unfamiliar with his work, €18
Locally made miniature works of art, Carrickmacross Lace bauble make the perfect stocking filler or gift €20.
Or why not choose a nativity scene gift from McAllister Home and Garden for €18
Gifts Under €50
Not sure what size to get? You can’t go wrong with this supersoft one-size batwing jumper from Daisy Clothing, suitable for sizes 8-16 and available in coral, plum and light sand, €45.
Master the 200-year-old art of Carrickmacross lace-making with this beginners kit , which includes everything you need to create your own piece of lace-work, perfect for mounting and framing, €25
This Bessie London crossbody bag in red is just the right size for carrying mask and hand sanitiser, as well as purse and other essentials. From Shoe Heaven, €35.
Gifts Under €100
Grey goes with everything, and this classic ¼ zip cotton knit by U.S. Polo Assn. from Steele’s Menswear is sure to become an immediate winter wardrobe staple, €89.99
These gorgeous 100% wool throws by McNutt of Donegal from McAllister Home & Garden will add a touch of luxury to any home, from €63.
Still stuck for gift ideas? Carrickmacross Chamber of Commerce Town Vouchers are a fantastic option, valid in almost all restaurants, businesses and shops in Carrickmacross. Vouchers are available to purchase from Birdy’s Newsagent, Hand Footwear and O’Rourke Oil.