It’s that time of the year again when the RDS transforms into a haven for craft enthusiasts, design aficionados, and lovers of artisanal foods. From Wednesday, December 6th, to Sunday, December 10th, Gifted: The Contemporary Craft & Design Fair will grace the iconic venue, offering a unique and vibrant experience for visitors.
A Festive Feast for the Senses
Step into the festive spirit at Giftedin the RDS, the ultimate destination for those seeking the finest in craft, design, and artisanal foods. The fair showcases the work of over 400 designers, makers, and independent retailers, making it the largest Craft & Design Fair in Ireland.
Culinary Delights at Every Turn
For those with a passion for food, Gifted boasts an impressive lineup of over 100 artisan food producers. From delectable treats to gourmet delights, there’s something to satisfy every palate. Whether you’re planning your Christmas feast or looking for unique, high-quality gifts, the fair has everything you need. Dive into a world of flavors, with options ranging from traditional favorites to gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan alternatives.
Sustainable Living Takes Center Stage
This year, Gifted introduces “The Sustainable Edit,” a curated collection of eco-friendly and ethically produced products. Discover sustainable gift ideas, explore clean beauty brands, and peruse sustainably produced fashion, including stunning vintage clothing. The fair is not only a celebration of craftsmanship but also a showcase of efforts towards a more sustainable and conscious way of living.
Dates, Times, and Location
Gifted opens its doors from 10:00 am each day, allowing ample time for visitors to explore the diverse array of offerings. Admission starts from €12, providing access to a world of creativity and innovation. The RDS, located at 4 Merrion Rd, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, serves as the backdrop for this festive extravaganza.