Island existence has always required independence, resourcefulness and innovation. Inis Meáin Knitting Company in the Aran Islands was born into this spirit of independence and resourcefulness.

The collections that we design in Inis Meáin are inspired by the traditional dress of the islanders and our environment — with a touch of luxury.

The rugged outdoor island lifestyle calls for practical, quality clothing, along with this the islanders always had a sense of style, in 1907 the writer JM Synge reflected:

“The simplicity and unity of the dress increases in another way the local air of beauty”

Pitti Uomo Firenze, Spring / Summer 2013

19th June 2012
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An T-Earrach Thiar, Niamhrach An Radharc

31st January 2011
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An Rud Is Annamh In Árainn, A Rare Sight In Aran

23rd December 2010
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