It’s back . If you think we are a worthy entry for the Irish Times Best Shops In Ireland 2016 we would love for you to nominate us. They are looking for shops that stand-out, and tantalise you with their merchandise, go the extra mile in terms of service and generally make you feel that they appreciate your money.
The categories – for Best Shops 2016 they are looking for your nominations in:
Best food/drink shop: Think cheese shop, fish shop, deli, butchers, bakers, ice-cream, wine shop or off-licence.
Best cafe/teashop: Where do you go to watch the world go by with an excellent cuppa?
Best fashion shop: Tell us where to find the best clothes, shoes or accessories.
Best gift/craft shop: Where do you go to buy something special for a friend?
Best design/homewares: Your favourite place to shop for house and home.
Best salon: Blow-dry or Brazilian, beard trim or brow tint, tell us about the best in town.
Best bookshop: Where do you like to browse and buy and why?
Best specialist shop: Hats, hardware, haberdashery, dry cleaners, clocks, jewellery, toys, pharmacy, cobbler, corner shop, stationer or sweetshop. Any shop you like.
Best visual merchandising: A great shop window, or imaginatively stacked stock. Tell us of a good-looking shop that’s impressed.
Best family-run shop: Mom and pop, sons and sisters, fathers and daughters – who runs a good business?
If you think we are worthy winners under any of the categories above we would love you to vote. Click here to submit your entry.
Dec & MaryT