Steve McQueen, Elvis Presley, and Steven Spielberg have all made a global impact wearing an authentic mens aran sweater. Traditionally made for the hardy fishermen of the Aran Islands these beautiful, warm, waterproof jumpers can be obtained from retailers such as https://www.shamrockgift.com/aran-sweaters/mens-aran-sweaters/. However, it hasn’t just been the male celebrities that decided an Aran Sweater was the height of fashion and comfort but the ladies too. Iconic symbols of fashion and taste such as Grace Kelly, Marylin Monroe, Nicola Roberts, Gwyneth Paltrow and Kate Bosworth have all been seen sporting their own Aran Sweaters. Taylor Swift released her newest album, Folklore last July and her photo on the cover was her looking rather fetching in an Aran sweater.
The Irish Band The Clancy Brothers appeared on the Ed Sullivan show and famously all wore their Irish Aran Sweaters as did Bob Dylan when he appeared on the same show. Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson both wore their stylish, practical Sweaters in the Golden Globe nominated “The Banshees of Inisherin” which has caused a massive resurgence in their sales. Actor Chris Evans looked decidedly cool and handsome in his Aran sweater in the 2019 film “Knives Out”.
Liam Neeson, another famous actor is rumoured to have visited a traditional supplier of these jumpers while filming in Co Donegal. Particularly practical in the cold, wet weather of winter these fashionable garments are soft to the touch and versatile, blending effortlessly with any outfit.