Handmade with love by Callura Pottery, County Clare. Usually €25.00, special offer €20.00. Offer ends 1st February 2019, while stocks last. Click here to view and purchase Ships world-wide, shipping costs can be calculated on the product page
Did you know the St. Brigid's Cross is the traditional Irish housewarming gift, hung in homes to protect from fire and evil?
The St. Brigid's Cross has a strong tradition in Irish culture and folklore. This Irish Cross represents Ireland's second patron saint, St. Brigid, famed for her love and generosity to the poor -- her feast day is 1st February. According to legend, the St. Brigid's Cross was created when Brigid weaved rushes into a cross as she explained the life and mission of Jesus to a dying pagan chieftain, who then asked to be converted and was baptised just before he died.