Blarney Woollen Mills was established in 1975 by local man Mr.Christy Kelleher. His daughter Freda managed the business with her father back then, and Freda is still hands on with the company today, in her role as CEO. Blarney Woollen Mills is the largest Irish Store in the world, retailing luxury Irish knits, wools, gifts and design. It is a company that has long since championed the Irish maker and designer, and places a huge emphasis on the customer experience when shopping with the brand.