Jewellery, gifts and retail- It’s always been part of my working life

As I get ready to hit the road and pop up for Christmas, I look back on all my jewellery, gift and retail experiences with fondness and take a little from all them with me (including the hubby!) to bring you Liwu this Christmas.

Why I live and work in rural Ireland and how maybe you can too…

This week the All Ireland Ploughing Championships are on! The largest event held in rural Ireland and indeed one of the largest outdoor events in Europe. It has me reflecting on why I live in rural Ireland.   I grew up in Co Wexford in the sunny south east of Ireland. When I was 17 … Continue reading Why I live and work in rural Ireland and how maybe you can too…

Its time to remember the men…

Girl power, empowering and supporting women is very important to me. When it comes to my life and my business, I have some great female mentors, friends, family and people to look up to. I am lucky enough to be part of some amazing female entrepreneur groups. Today however, I want to talk about the … Continue reading Its time to remember the men…

Why Irish Made is important to me.

Liwu Jewellery has been shortlisted for the Irish Made Awards in the Irish Country Magazine. I was honoured to be included and to gain recognition for making our jewellery in Ireland and for sourcing as much as we can in Ireland. I know, like myself, many of us are conscious of buying locally produced food … Continue reading Why Irish Made is important to me.

‘Networking is to business, what exercise is to health’

This week I was lucky to speak to a group in Wexford Library. It was a great night. I spoke about my experiences in launching my business and how it important it is to meet your customer face to face. For both myself and the attendees, it was an ideal opportunity to network and make … Continue reading ‘Networking is to business, what exercise is to health’