Showcase - Creative Expo 2019

Showcase - Creative Expo 2019

                                            Showcase 2019

Showcase is Ireland’s annual Creative Expo organised by Showcase Ireland Events Ltd on behalf of the Design & Craft Council of Ireland.

In 2019 the event runs from January 20th to 23rd in the RDS, Dublin. Working in partnership with the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland, the 31 Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) around the country set up a dedicated area within Showcase every year.

Visit Showcase 2019 to discover the work of 450 of Ireland’s most talented makers and designers across homeware, giftware, fashion, jewellery and accessories.

Enjoy thought provoking workshops and presentations from Industry experts in our seminar area.

Local Enterprise Showcase brings a selection of new and fresh exhibitors to the Balc­ony for Showcase 2019

Over 100 exhibitors and 90 stands with a beautiful array of design and craft from producers around the island of Ireland supported by their Local Enterprise Offices.

 This year LEO Dublin City will be supporting 5 emerging Irish designers and craftspeople to display their products in Showcase:

  • Golden Stitch: bespoke designed garments
  • BB Papercuts: Intricate paper cut maps of towns & cities
  • Quirky Irish Icons: Quirky handmade Irish gifts and keepsakes
  • Sandia Dublin: Handmade Jewellery
  • Fluttertree: Wooden DIY toys for children

A full list of Local Enterprise Office clients is available

A key element of our Building Craft and Design Enterprise Programme is participants can get an opportunity to display their designs in Showcase. The event is promoted internationally and the show attracts buyers from all over the work including UK, USA, Mainland Europe and the Far East. It is a great opportunity for Irish designers and manufacturers to connect with international buyers. Our next Building Craft and Design Enterprise Programme commences in March 2019, expressions of interest is currently open.

Further information here