ABOUT ORIGINAL IRELAND

Original Ireland is an Irish luxury fashion brand, imagined & created by Anxhela Cerriku in 2018. Anxhela had a vision of bringing handcrafted and custom made luxury to the boutique market at affordable prices. Original Ireland is independently owned and based in Limerick, Ireland. For all items available in our online store, Original Ireland only sources raw materials locally from within Ireland. Original Ireland stands for style, confidence and personal statement. All of our garments are designed locally in-house with 100% Irish Wool, Silk and Cashmere. Quality and attention to detail are key for the brand.

ABOUT ANXHELA CERRIKU

Award winning designer Anxhela graduated from Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick Institute of Technology with BA Hons Degree Fashion Design in 2018 . The very same year she proudly introduced her own label, Original Ireland to the Irish market. While studying at LIT, Anxhela gained a lot of experience working for 31 Chapel Lane Fashion house, Pearly Kiely Expressive Arts Theater School, and Celia Holman Lee model Agency. Her role as a fashion coordinator and costume seam stress in these jobs allowed her to gain further insight into the fashion world. Over the years, Anxhela has earned many awards and accolades. Following are some of them. • In 2015, her garment was selected for Limerick School of Art & Design Exhibition.• Award Winner of the L’Oreal in 2017.• Top 5 Finalist Project Young Designer, DCU Style in 2018.• Her designs were showcased in the Talent Unwrapped at LSAD for the graduation show in 2018.• Top Finalist of the LOreal Competition in 2019.• Her designs were published in Collection magazine in September 2019.