St Patrick’s Day

The Perfect Glasses for St Patrick’s Day

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!

Now let’s face it there is a fair chance most people will be putting their beer goggles on before this night is out. In a bid to make you a wee bit more stylish how about you try on a pair of Whiskey glasses…

Shwood, who are famed for their inventive wood framed glasses, have teamed up with Bushmills Irish Whiskey to create “The Bushmills” Whiskey Barrel sunglasses.


Shwood teams up with Bushmills Irish Whiskey to create the perfect sunglasses for St Patrick's Day (image from Shwood)

The limited edition Bushmills Whiskey Barrel Sunglasses resting on 100 year old Bushmills whiskey cask timber (image from Shwood)

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Happy St Patrick’s Day!

I love St Patricks Day. Not because it has anything to do with a Briton named Padraig, an ex slave who converted the clans of Ireland to Christianity. I’m certainly not about to kick the hornets’ nest debating Ireland and religion.

Saint Patrick


Most things that people associate with today’s St Patrick’s Day celebrations are in fact American… drinking green beer whilst wearing a t-shirt emblazoned with “Kiss me I’m Irish”  would look a bit weird down the Falls Road, Belfast and certainly not a great idea down the neighbouring, predominantly loyalist Shankill Road! Continue reading