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Studio Donegal

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“looms”(10 reviews)
“rugs”(4 reviews)
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Studio Donegal is a family run hand-weaving and clothing manufacturing business located in the picturesque village of Kilcar, County Donegal. Visitors are invited to tour the facilities and observe our hand-weavers at work Monday to Friday...more
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the Glebe Mill, Kilcar F94 EYF4, Ireland
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+353 74 973 8194
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

I had come across this company on the internet, looking for rugs for my home. By a happy coincidence, we were passing through Kilcar on a visit to Donegal, and came across their premises. Just delightful. Beautiful hand-loomed products, made on their premises in Kilcar,...More

1  Thank Michiflav
studiodonegal, Team Member at Studio Donegal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Dear Michiflav, Thank you for your kind words, I am glad you got the opportunity to see the handweaving in action and of course a view of our range and abundance of colours. It's lovely to hear you appreciate what we do. Please feel free...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

Fabulous service with such beautiful local wool. And the colors!!! Wonderful. Knitters from all over the world crave fine yarn like this in gorgeous colors.More

Thank L F
studiodonegal, Team Member at Studio Donegal, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hello L F, Thank you for visitng and taking the time to write a review. The team here at Studio Donegal is thrilled to hear such great feedback and delighted that you enjoy our range of yarn, vibrant colours and overall service. You're right, we...More

Reviewed 23 May 2018

Fantastic traditional tweed factory and shop in the beautiful village of Kilcar. Some fantastic products available and great to see weavers in action as you are able to see them work and find out how wool is turned into such lovely products. definitely worth a...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Stopped at this place to look at their woolen goods. Was surprised how receptive they were to allow visitors to watch their weavers and sewers "in action." We got to watch a weaver at the loom; he stopped to talk with us about how he...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Very friendly reception and free access to see the weavers upstairs in action. The weaver was very informative and showed us the process. Then we went downstairs where the wool is received and carded and made ready for the looms. We were suprised that the...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 20 September 2017

There's no shortage of woolen shopping in Donegal, but this place is nice. They had some beautiful pieces, plus yarn if you want to make your own sweaters!

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Not only the hand loomed in house made articels are very nice, also the statements from the weavers directly by the weaving looms was very interessting. It's impressive to see al the old machines still again working day per day.

Thank Urs790
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Wonderful shop that spins and weaves the wool into clothing and beautiful rugs. They even took time to take us upstairs and showed us the old fashion machines and explain how it all worked. Plenty to see and buy beautiful tweeds. They were the Sweetest...More

Thank Regina R
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We traveled here going between Slieve League and Donegal-- we saw some signs while driving and decided to stop in. They had beautiful wool products and we needed up with a great blanket and wool cap. The owners were incredible friendly and informative and watching...More

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stopped at Kilcar having been recommended to see Studio Donegal, not only to see the beautiful clothes, scarves, hats and blankets but also to see first-hand how they are still traditionally made - skills that have been handed down through generations. We went upstairs...More

Thank Lisa L
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John B
12 March 2017|
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Response from studiodonegal | Property representative |
Hi John, Thank you for your enquiry. You are very welcome to visit us, however the Mill is not a suitable environment for dogs or indeed pets of any description. We would suggest you either leave your pet in the car or... More
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