Carol Clarke's Irish Jewel is a family-run business specialising in Handmade Celtic and Irish jewelry. We also have a designer range of jewelry. We are situated just off Dublin's very famous Grafton Street. The business was first started by Carol Clarke over twenty years ago.
Carol trained as a goldsmith in Bangkok, Thailand, while studying jewelry design at the Bangkok Jewelry Institute. Carol also studied at the Asian Institute of Gemological Sciences in Bangkok. After her training Carol came back to Ireland and started her own business designing and making unique pieces of jewelry in gold, platinum and silver. Carol also studied with the National Association of Goldsmiths of Great Britain and holds the Retail Jewellers Diploma with distinction. Carol is also the only person in Ireland to have completed the Gemological Institute of America Insurance Replacement Appraisal examination which is just one of a number of gemological examinations that Carol has achieved.Graduate Gemologist Gemological Institute of America. Ireland's first Fellow of Institute of Registered Jewelry Valuers, London, UK.
Carol works with her husband Eamon who also studied art in Dublin and who has won numerous awards over the years for his designs and workmanship as a goldsmith. Colette also holds a Retail Jewellers Diploma from the National Association of Goldsmiths of Great Britain. Ann, Marie and Sandra also hold various jewelry qualifications from various jewelry associations, so together we make a group of very qualified jewellers! We feel that we offer you a very high and informative standard of service.