Newbridge Silverware Visitor Centre, Cutlery Road, Newbridge, Co. Kildare
Telephone: 045 431301 Fax: 045 432759
For 70 years, Newbridge Silverware has been designing and producing quality giftware and tableware. The evolution of the Newbridge Silverware brand from that which was associated with cutlery to a premier name in the design and manufacture of quality jewellery and lifestyle products is indeed remarkable and today the brand is widely regarded as Ireland’s premier giftware brand.
At the heart of the brand’s success have been the Newbridge Silverware showrooms, located at the company’s headquarters in Newbridge, Co. Kildare.
Just as Newbridge Silverware has been committed to developing and innovating in design and product ranges, they have been equally committed to providing the best in retail when it comes to their showrooms.
The Showrooms at Newbridge Silverware Silverware Visitor Centre owe their creation to the pioneering spirit of the late Mona Doyle, the mother of the current CEO Mr. William Doyle.
Renovated and extended to include a Christmas room, Home Emporium, Jewellery Zone and interior idea focal points, the Newbridge Silverware showrooms provide the most dynamic shopping experience, where customers can enjoy a Mecca of style ideas for their home and personal style.
On offer and display is the complete and extensive Newbridge Silverware product range including cutlery, glassware, giftware, kitchenware, earthenware, homeware and jewellery. In addition, luxury collections of jewellery, gift and home products are stocked exclusively in the Newbridge based showrooms, and cannot be found anywhere else in Ireland.
Additional benefits are offered to shoppers at the Newbridge Silverware showrooms, ample car parking facilities, comfortable seating areas, style ideas which are regularly updated by top interior stylists, a bridal registry service, and corporate gift services. World wide shipping and Vat Back Scheme is in operation.
As well as being a contemporary shoppers paradise, the Newbridge Silverware showrooms are home to the Newbridge Silverware factory where for 70 years craft workers have been producing the famous cutlery and jewellery. The history of this remarkable company is on full display throughout the showrooms in the form of photographs, memorabilia, media cuttings and archives making it a real place of local interest.
The Newbridge Silverware showrooms are an enjoyable, easy place to shop and in which the personal level of service, headed by Majella O’Sullivan, is second to none. Teamed with the vast selection of products, the history, and the modern comfortable style of the showrooms, a trip to the Newbridge Silverware showrooms is highly recommended!In keeping with Newbridge Silverware`s commitment to style and design the company have recently opened a splendid new Museum dedicated to legendary Style Icons. Located onsite at the Newbridge Silverware Visitor centre, the Museum of Style Icons has guaranteed that a visit to Newbridge Silverware will be truly memorable. (Full details as follows)
"HOLLYWOOD HAS ARRIVED AT NEWBRIDGE SILVERWARE"
Since its official opening to the public on June 1st, the Newbridge Silverware Museum of Style Icons has welcomed thousands of visitors countrywide to its spectacular showcase.
Located onsite at the Newbridge Silverware Visitor Centre, the Museum of Style Icons is a permanent exhibition dedicated to design and style excellence.
The Museum features signature pieces from Irelands most notable designers and showcases artefacts associated with some of the most legendary Stars of the Silver screen including Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, Bette Davis, Gloria Swanson, Barbara Streisand, Julie Andrews, Vivien Leigh, Elizabeth Taylor, Gloria Swanson, Jean Simmons, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jimmy Stewart, Ingrid Bergman and Barbara Stanwyck.
The Company have added even more spectacular pieces to its exhibition and are delighted to be showcasing the hot pink cocktail dress worn by Audrey Hepburn as Holly Golightly in "Breakfast at Tiffanys" 1961. Mr. William Doyle CEO, Newbridge Silverware succeeded in securing the dress in bidding war for $160k. The knee length dress of hot pink silk, decorated all over with appliqués accented with small rhinestones with a matching pink bow was made for Hepburn as Holly Gollightly in the 1961 film "Breakfast at Tiffanys" accompanied by a black and white still. This garment will now sit alongside the two piece ensemble as worn by Audrey Hepburn for the move "Charade".
Other key iconic pieces added to the range include a Vintage Giorgio Armani Suite worn by Susan Sarandon in the movie "Elizabethtown", a two-piece costume of orange wool worn by Barbara Streisand in "Funnygirl", a full-length sleeveless gown worn by Julie Andrews in "Star", a knee-length sleeveless dress with African print design, with a pair of cream patent Christian Louboutin shoes worn by Sarah Jessica Parker in "Failure to Launch" and many more.
"Our great love of iconic design and fashion has propelled us to create a showcase for some of the worlds most inspiring and influential style idols" says William Doyle, CEO, Newbridge Silverware. "It is our intention to create a centre of excellence within which our greatest contemporary designers can exhibit their signature pieces.
The Newbridge Silverware Museum of Style Icons, will also be a venue to which we hope to attract, on a regular basis, memorabilia associated with the most legendary and most stylish Superstars in the Entertainment world.
We will continuously add more notable style pieces to this Museum endeavouring to have one of the greatest collections in the world.
We are confident that the Newbridge Silverware Museum of Style Icons will become widely recognized as the most memorable visitor experience in Ireland"
To complete your visitor experience, the Gold Medal award winning Silver Restaurant is located onsite at the Newbridge Silverware Visitor Centre.
With some of Ireland`s best trained and creative chefs, the most incredibly innovative interiors and the Newbridge Silverware showrooms attached, the Silver Restaurant offers Ireland's most unique wining and dining experience.
Open 7 days
Mon - Sat: 9am - 5.15pm
Sundays: 11am - 5.15pm