the custom gift store
Designed and Made in Ireland
Hello & welcome, we are Make It With Words. We design and create thoughtful, personalised items so you can mark family occasions and important events with something very special. Everything we make has a typographic element or personal message that is significant to you or someone close to you.
Started over 12 years ago by husband and wife duo, Joe Jennings and Amelia Mantero-Belard, we are a family run Irish company based in Dublin and are very proud of what we do.
We are long time members of the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland and all our products are made with care and attention in our West Dublin workshop. If you can’t find what you’re looking for below, or would like to discuss a custom item please contact us as we make one off pieces for people all the time and we really love a challenge!
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We have just gotten news this week that we’re going to be back at Bloom in The Park this year, from Thursday May 30th until Tuesday June 4th! We’re delighted to be back again this year after such a great show in 2018, and for anybody who didn’t catch us last year, follow along below where we will be looking forward to Bloom 2019, as well as reflecting on our previous shows in 2018.
Shopping for others can be tough, and at times it can even be hard to know what to get for yourself! Whether you love shopping or hate it, we can still be of help to you, with our new list for the best gifts for her 2019! We’re sure that you’ll be able to find that perfect gift for the woman who has everything (we all know one of those).
We take a look at our product range and how we have moved from making only one product into our extensive range that we now offer, and also the changes that have happened over the last 12 years. If you wanted to find out a little bit more about Make It With Words, then follow along to see how we got to where we are today.
Planning a wedding can be an exhausting and stressful affair, and for most people, a completely new experience. It’s very hard to know where to start, who to ask, and what the most cost efficient way is to plan and book your wedding. Take a look at our list for the best wedding websites in Ireland, and hopefully you’ll be able to find the advice your looking for.
The brand new Make It With Words personalised jewellery range has just launched this month, and we’re here to give you all the details on what is included in our new range:
With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we’re sure everyone is thinking about what they can do to show their appreciation for their Mam. But how to plan out the day can sometimes be a tough task, and you may not get as much done as you had previously hoped. To point you in the right direction, we have came up with our step by step guide on how to have the perfect Mother’s Day!
One of our favourite products we have been making for the past year, are our Personalised Maps of The Star prints, however we are frequently asked about what exactly they are, and how they work. So, rather than just throwing this question up in a FAQ section on the website, we thought we could go into a little bit more detail and give everyone a proper description on what a Personalised Map of The Stars.
Ever wondered if there were any famous people born on your birthday? Taken from the text contained in our Birthday Prints, we run through who was born on each day from the 18th until the 24th of February.
This blog post is the first of a new series of weekly posts we will be doing, which is focused around our new Birthday Prints. Using widely available astrology and numerology charts we have compiled a personality profile based on the day of the year you were born. This post is for people born on the 11th February, all the way through to the 17th February.
Not everybody is a fan of Valentine’s day, and for some people, thinking of some Valentine’s Day gift ideas can be a nightmare. Most people don’t even give gifts on Valentine’s Day anymore, but then the problem is thinking of what to do to make it a special day. To give you a hand, we have comprised a list of suggestions for the best non-gift, gifts that you can give on Valentine’s Day.