Right beside the Butterslip on High Street, this is one of several outlets for woolen goods in the area. There is another branch of the Sweater Shop in Dublin, and both have an enviable reputation for quality. Lambswool cardigans and waistcoats are available for the relaxed rural look, while there is also a good selection of fleeces. As with many such shops in Ireland, there is a tax back incentive for non-EU residents.
Liam Costigan is an award-winning jewelry designer who previously worked as a goldsmith with the Kilkenny Design Workshops. Now running his own business, Liam specializes in a range of original and distinctive jewelry pieces, utilizing gold, silver and platinum. Perfect for a gift for someone special, items on offer include a range of brooches, pendants and rings.
The Fashion Depot sells ladies clothes. It is mainly a retail outlet, but also offers wholesale prices, stocking evening and occasional wear with a nice range of suits. There are also summer dresses and a bridal wear section downstairs. Accessories are on sale, with a good selection of shoes and bags. Ladies looking for an outfit in Kilkenny should pay it a visit.