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Folkster

27 Patrick Street,, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Shop online at www.folkster.com or visit our Kilkenny store (27 Patrick Street) T:0567703312 or our Dublin store (No.9 Eustace Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2) T:01-6750917

You can also find us on Instagram - @shopfolkster or on Snapchat @folkster.com :)  A shop for those who really do want something folkin' different! Featuring a collection of daywear, evening gowns, occassion wear, bridal, shoes, jewellery, homewares and more! Shop online at www.folkster.com or visit the Folkster stores :

27 Patrick Street,
Kilkenny
(Across the road from the Pembroke Hotel.)
056 7703312

9 Eustace Street,
Temple Bar,
Dublin 2.
016750917
(come off Dame St at the corner of George's St, the lane opposite the Spar)

OUR STOCK
We travel the world to bring our customers a truly unique collection! Blanaid, Paula and Roisin travel to the USA, London, Paris, Canada, Australia - wherever it takes to find those truly interesting or hard-working wardrobe wonders.  We take on board what our customers are looking for and work hard to make sure Folkster feels like a friendly haven of fashion!

BRIDAL
We stock Theia and more for the bride who really wants a unique style! Bridal is appointment only and can be booked by mailing bridal@folkster.com :)

THE TEAM
Our team of in-store stylists really love what they do, and see each and every customer as their own personal client!

The style team include Blanaid Hennessy, her mother Kay (Stylist) sister Roisin (Bridal) and brother Eoin (Photgrapher)- along with genius logistics manager Paula Doolin, Kilkenny Manager Jenny Martin, Dublin Manager Nerea Fernandez, Press Co-ordinator Sirpa Kuusela and an incredibly talented bunch of Style Assistants in both our stores :)


STORE POLICY
We offer a 14 day refund policy on NON-SALE, contemporary, unworn goods that are returned within 14 days of purchase with the sale tags intact and with the correct receipt.  
Sale Items : No return.
Vintage Items : 7 day exchange only.

DEPOSITS
We offer a one week deposit system. T&Cs apply, enquire in stores.

PRIVATE STYLING
If you would like a private styling appointment, please do not hesitate to mail us on hello@folkster.com! We know shopping can be a bit of an effort at times, we're here to make it feel more fun!





CONTACT

Opening Hours

Monday
10:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 18:00
Thursday
10:30 - 18:00
Friday
10:30 - 18:00
Saturday
10:30 - 18:00
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00

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Grace wearing our beautiful monochrome, gradient polka dot, pleated skirt (€49) styled with our mauve leotard 😊 This rigout, including the shoes, is available in both stores now and online at folkster.com! ⭐️#folkster

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Sliiightly obsessed with this long mauve velvet style duster coat for Summer 🙊(€79) It works for occasion wear OR festival/casual style - and we love the fit! 😍 Find it in both stores (open 7 days a week including Sundays 12-6) or shop online/see more photos on folkster.com 😊#folkster

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The romantic Donna wrap dress in mauve (€109) is in stores now, or shop online at folkster.com! 😍 #folkster

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Some NEWNESS being added to folkster.com right now! 😍This two piece is flying out of stores, and while we've styled it as a crop - you can just tie the skirt up higher on your waist if you want less exposure 😊 It's also available in a mocha shade - and could take you from a wedding rigout to the beach ❤It's such a lovely combination for the Summer. (Top €48 skirt €62) See more on folkster.com! 🙌🏼 #folkster

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Check out our Instagram stories (SHOPFOLKSTER) today and later on to see some of our latest arrivals! 😍🙊 #folkster #folksterstories

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New homewares in Folkster Dublin 🙌

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We have the outfit whatever the occasion! Here's some ideas 🖤

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The new Reva gown in mauve (€139) comes with the most beautiful crystal criss-cross back detail 😍 see more photos on folkster.com or shop in stores in Dublin and Kilkenny #folkster #folkstergowns #folksterdebs #folksterbridesmaids

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Everyone needs* a little Summer black, right? (Needs = maybe wants) 🙊 We love this appliqué style sheer leotard (€44) - available in both stores now! ❤ you can also shop online at folkster.com - WE SHIP WORLDWIDE 🤹🏻‍♂️ #folkster

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The one shoulder maxi dress in blush (€89) is now in stores and on folkster.com!😍 Also available in honey, this is a beautiful Summer dress for a wedding guest, bridesmaid, occasion wear or just wear it with flats/wedges for a sunny day 😍 #folkster #folksterdress

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New in stores & on folkster.com! The Lena skirt (€97) WHICH HAS POCKETS🙊(we love an old pocket) Worn here with our Daisy top, there is also a split in the skirt which is only noticeable when you pull it across - it's kind of almost a wrap style Oscar skirt without the fullness ❤ Available in this blush, soft gold and a silvery blue too! See them all in folkster.com 😊 #folkster #folksterdebs #folksterbridesmaids #bridesmaids #races #weddingguest

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The FIA off shoulder gown (€149) is in both stores and online now! 😍This also comes in a stunning dark green too - we love the detail! 🙌🏼 We're open 7 days a week (12-6 Bank Holiday Monday) 😊Also - we operate a debs list for each school - we aim to sell only one of each colour of each style to each school ✌🏼 #folkster #debs #folksterdebs #folkstergowns

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Lovely people! I'm so delighted that Folkster Bridal now has its own #insta 💫 Check us out if you are a bride or just love all things wedding 👰🏻 We will be showcasing our gowns along with our inspiration - come join the fun! #folksterbridal #follow #irishbride #irishwedding #weddinginspo #ourstyle

Lovely people! I'm so delighted that Folkster Bridal now has its own #insta 💫 Check us out if you are a bride or just love all things wedding 👰🏻 We will be showcasing our gowns along with our inspiration - come join the fun! #folksterbridal #follow #irishbride #irishwedding #weddinginspo #ourstyle
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Sometimes big balls of tulle are just fun 💃🏼 #bringyourphotographertoworkday #folkster #folksterbridal #dreamworksitch #irishbride #alternativebride #getoutofyourbox #bridalstylist

Sometimes big balls of tulle are just fun 💃🏼 #bringyourphotographertoworkday #folkster #folksterbridal #dreamworksitch #irishbride #alternativebride #getoutofyourbox #bridalstylist
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My office ✨ #folkster #folksterbridal #bridalstylist #love #folksterbride #letsgetcreative #busysaturday

My office ✨ #folkster #folksterbridal #bridalstylist #love #folksterbride #letsgetcreative #busysaturday
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Bridies 1st day out 👰🏼👯👯 #folkster #bridal #wedding #bestie #bridesmaid

Bridies 1st day out 👰🏼👯👯 #folkster #bridal #wedding #bestie #bridesmaid
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Avert thine eyes if easily offended! 🙄😳It's the shirt that's not for the faint hearted! 😵😱 A trip to Folkster is always my first stop off when in Kilkenny. On trend, L.A. style fashion upstairs and I always find a treasure or two in the vintage store in the basement. Shirt available in black or white, €39.99 (if you're bold enough) #folkster #kilkenny #goodmanners #newclothes #supportyourlocalgirlgang #style #group #groupchats #styleadvice #allstyles #allsizes #friends #facebook #instaglam #girlgang #fashionista #fashionaddict #fashiondiaries #fashionpost #fashion #girlsquad #thestylesuite #instagood

Avert thine eyes if easily offended! 🙄😳It's the shirt that's not for the faint hearted! 😵😱
A trip to Folkster is always my first stop off when in Kilkenny. On trend, L.A. style fashion upstairs and I always find a treasure or two in the vintage store in the basement. 
Shirt available in black or white, €39.99 (if you're bold enough)
#folkster #kilkenny #goodmanners #newclothes

#supportyourlocalgirlgang #style #group #groupchats #styleadvice #allstyles #allsizes #friends #facebook #instaglam #girlgang #fashionista #fashionaddict #fashiondiaries #fashionpost #fashion #girlsquad #thestylesuite #instagood
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Hobbs&CO

Hobbs&CO
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Browsing all of the dreamiest homeware in @shopfolkster this afternoon ✨💫 #folkster #interiors #holidays

Browsing all of the dreamiest homeware in @shopfolkster this afternoon ✨💫 #folkster #interiors #holidays
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@el_kay_nash rocking that sci-fi villain look 😂😎 #OoohFashion #Fashion #Sister #AGirlNamedLaura #CrazyKid #JustNo #Cape #NoCapes #Folkster #Kilkenny

@el_kay_nash rocking that sci-fi villain look 😂😎 #OoohFashion #Fashion #Sister #AGirlNamedLaura #CrazyKid #JustNo #Cape #NoCapes #Folkster #Kilkenny
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Deprived of this place for a whole year! #notdoneyet @sinead_shanaynay_kelly @tobi_specs @shopfolkster 👯👯👯

Deprived of this place for a whole year! #notdoneyet @sinead_shanaynay_kelly @tobi_specs @shopfolkster 👯👯👯
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Happy folkin birthday Chlo Chlo

Happy folkin birthday Chlo Chlo
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📸 HB to my brother @eoinhennessy photographer extraordinaire with @shopfolkster 🎉 Me (trying) & Grace (succeeding) looking like we know what we're doing on the #folkster shoot yesterday @gracefomahony #bts #shoot #standinmodel #modellife #iwantallthenewstuff #soulmates #theb&wfilterisformenotgraceobvs

📸 HB to my brother @eoinhennessy photographer extraordinaire with @shopfolkster 🎉 Me (trying) & Grace (succeeding) looking like we know what we're doing on the #folkster shoot yesterday @gracefomahony #bts #shoot #standinmodel #modellife #iwantallthenewstuff #soulmates #theb&wfilterisformenotgraceobvs
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So in love with our new gowns from the amazing @theiacouture - this is just one of the beauties we have in our Kilkenny showroom now 🙌🏻 Made from the crunchy sequins @dononeilldesign is famous for (Oprah wore them 🙊) and adding a cowl back gives such an elegant feel 💙You can book directly through the website for an appointment www.folkster.com/bridal ✌️️#folksterbridal #modernbride #alternativebride #somethingdifferent #folkster #irishbride #irishwedding #weddingdress #sequingown #theia #theiabridal #irishdesign

So in love with our new gowns from the amazing @theiacouture - this is just one of the beauties we have in our Kilkenny showroom now 🙌🏻 Made from the crunchy sequins @dononeilldesign is famous for (Oprah wore them 🙊) and adding a cowl back gives such an elegant feel 💙You can book directly through the website for an appointment www.folkster.com/bridal ✌️️#folksterbridal #modernbride #alternativebride #somethingdifferent #folkster #irishbride #irishwedding #weddingdress #sequingown #theia #theiabridal #irishdesign
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Beautiful shop which started off as a mix of photography and fashion in a heritage building on Patrick Street #kilkenny http://instagram.com/shopfolkster

Beautiful shop which started off as a mix of photography and fashion in a heritage building on Patrick Street #kilkenny http://instagram.com/shopfolkster
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Up in @shopfolkster & Folkster Bridal today and had such an amazing experience! Between the boutique, the vintage store and the bridal aswell as spending the day with my bestie @gemmasugrue..... just 👌🏻more over on my snapchat - Lauramacsweeny 👻 #fashionblogger #style #folkster #bridal #vintage #kilostore #boho #love #irishblogger

Up in @shopfolkster & Folkster Bridal today and had such an amazing experience! Between the boutique, the vintage store and the bridal aswell as spending the day with my bestie @gemmasugrue..... just 👌🏻more over on my snapchat - Lauramacsweeny 👻 #fashionblogger #style #folkster #bridal #vintage #kilostore #boho #love #irishblogger
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