Traditional Brigid’s Cross

13.00

Traditional Brigid’s Cross to protect the home from Fire, Evil and Hunger

Celtic Origin: The Goddess Brigid was one of the Tuatha DeDanann. Her feast day is the feast of Imbolc which marks the start of Spring.

Christian Origin: St. Brigid weaved this type of cross at the death bed of a pagan chieftain who wished to be baptised.

A popular house warming gift. Crosses are approx 15cm in length.

5 in stock

Description

Helena Golden Willow Woman weaves a range of traditional, contemporary and bespoke crafts using natural willow rods.

Willow, which grows in abundance in Leitrim, is the ultimate sturdy, sustainable, eco friendly alternative to plastic.
?Items can vary in colour and size from those pictured, depending on the variety and age of willow and materials used but ultimately ensuring that your piece will be truly unique.?