On Thursday, December 18th, 2014, we randomly selected the winners of our Christmas gifts giveaway from among the membership of The Wild Geese Irish Social Network We revealed the four lucky winners LIVE from within The Wild Geese Virtual Síbín.  You can watch the brief recorded broadcast via the video window below.

Here are the prizes (provided by our generous sponsors):

Saddle Shoulder Crew Neck Sweater
From Ó’Máille Original House of Style

This is a truly traditional crew neck Fisherman's knit sweater. Hand knit over many long hours at home in Ireland.  This complex pattern has been passed on from generation to generation by the very talented women who have knit intricate sweaters for the Ó Maille family since 1938.  Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large. Xl, XXL.
 Shown in oatmeal, but a wide variety of colours are available. Valued at over $300.

Tara: Ireland's Royal Board Game (Collector's Edition)
From Tailten Games

Complete Collector's Edition of this popular Irish board game, with the board, tiles and kings beautifully hand crafted in crushed stone. It comes in a black box lined with black satin and includes black bags for the tiles.  It sells for $335.00.

$200 Gift Voucher
From TheIrishStore.com

Select from a fabulous choice of gifts on TheIrishStore.com. You can choose from Irish Crystal, Irish Linen, Celtic and Claddagh Jewelry, and many other Irish brand names and luxury gifts.

A Three-Month Christmas Subscription
From MyIrelandBox

The contents of each box are a surprise!  Each month you will discover new products.  Your MyIrelandBox will be filled with a selection of Irish-made crafts or jewellery, and other Irish products.  It’s your way of receiving a treat from Ireland every month!  (two large and six smaller Irish made goodies per box).  It sells for $125.10

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Tags: Christmas, Community, Contests, Gifts

Comment by Ron Redmond on December 18, 2014 at 1:26pm
Fingers and toes crossed! :)
Comment by Ryan O'Rourke on December 18, 2014 at 1:32pm

Everyone has about a 1 in 750 chance to win one of these prizes (since there are four prizes and currently just over 3,000 members).

Comment by Ray Barnes on December 18, 2014 at 2:46pm

I like the odds

Comment by The Wild Geese on December 18, 2014 at 5:42pm

Congratulations to the lucky winners of our Wild Geese Irish Christmas Gifts Giveaway:

Rex Sinnott of Wainuiomata, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
John Leonard  of Bronx, New York, USA
Patsy J. Krause of Congers, New York, USA
Robyn Coker of Rogers, Arkansas, USA

Comment by Amber Ó Siodhacháin on December 18, 2014 at 5:43pm

Congratulations, winners! 

Comment by Roberta Foran on December 18, 2014 at 6:51pm

Beautiful gifts!! Congratulations winners! 

Comment by Ron Redmond on December 18, 2014 at 9:42pm
Congratulations! I'm jealous.
Comment by Catherine White on December 19, 2014 at 1:13am

Congratulations! I hope there is another giveaway next year.

Comment by Cate Kager on December 19, 2014 at 4:34pm

Congrats to all the winners!!!

Comment by Gerry Regan on October 30, 2015 at 12:29pm

A note from Rex Sinnott (pictured), the winner of the Saddle Shoulder Crew Neck Sweater, from O'Maille Original House of Style:

Thanks for your help in arranging delivery – and please thank Anne for the sweater, it looks great, fits well and is very warm.
Best regards
Congratulations, again, Rex, and a hearty Go raibh maith agaibh to the O'Maille Original House of Style Team.


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