Kite Design Studios

Kite Design Studios, situated in the Viking Triangle in Waterford city, is home to some of the most creative craftspeople in Ireland. Housing The Irish Handmade Glass, it was purpose built by the City Enterprise Board to facilitate local craftspeople.
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Kite Design Studios Reviews

  • Amazing find. Delicate, refined hand blown glass. Not your typical glass. I asked them to make me a custom vase with green on the bottom (representing the land) and fading to purple (sky). I love it! They etch traditional Irish patterns into the glass and customized that too. The highlight of my visit to Waterford Ireland. Michelle and Paul were so gracious and friendly even though the retail store was full of customers. Great Irish hospitality. They shipped our glass, very carefully packaged, to the USA and I got it within 3 weeks.

    Pat D a month ago
  • Stopped in here while walking around the city. Felt like I was talking with old friends. Will have to drop in again on my next trip to Waterford. Beautiful merchandise and people. Can’t wait to wear my rainbow earrings!

    patricia zeman a year ago
  • Beautiful merchandise, friendly shopping experience, and outstanding customer service. There was error in shipping my purchases, and the error was quickly and easily corrected. I highly recommend The Irish Handmade Glass Company.

    Ann Borders a year ago
  • My Wildflower Bud Vase arrived this morning Monday 23rd May which was ordered on Friday 20th and it is absolutely beautiful! It looks so arty and the engraving is tastefully done. The quality and service provided by Irish Handmade Glass Company exceeds all expectations and I highly recommend this company for that special gift for family or friends and even better to treat yourself. I know I won’t be able to resist! Many thanks.

    Ina O'Dwyer 2 years ago
  • Lovely pieces of handmade glass .,can see the work being done .. great for occasion gifts as can be personalized

    Anne M Achary 6 months ago
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4.9 stars - based on 36 reviews
Henrietta Street Waterford, County Waterford X91 DN22

Opening Hours:

Monday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday: Closed

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