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Niamh McCarthy is an Award Winning Irish Textile Designer.

Niamh Designs was established in 2017, by Niamh after graduating with a First Class Honours Degree in Textile Art, Design and Fashion from University of Ulster, Belfast. After graduating Niamh won the prestigious 2017 RDS Emerging Maker Award for Embellished Textiles.

Niamh Designs specialises in creating luxurious Family Trees for Wedding and Anniversary Presents. Niamh has always had a keen interest in genealogy, so it was no surprise when she finished her academic career that she would look to couple her two passions together. Her designs are unique and imaginative and completely bespoke. Each piece is embroidered onto the finest quality of Irish  – A huge emphasis is placed on the attention to detail and finish.

Exhibitions:
 
▪️University of Ulster, End of Year Degree Show, Belfast (June 2017)
▪️New Designer’s Fair, London (July 2017)
▪️Dublin Horse Show, RDS Dublin (Aug 2017)
▪️Knit and Stitch Show, London (Oct 2017)
▪️Knit and Stitch Show, Dublin (Nov 2017)
▪️Knit and Stitch Show, Harrogate (Nov 2017)
▪️Gifted – Contemporary Craft Fair, RDS Dublin (Dec 2017)
▪️Wedding Journal Showcase, RDS Dublin (Feb 2018)
▪️Back to Our Past, Titanic Belfast (Feb 2018)