“Several professional golfers and US congressmen sport Fadó cufflinks,” says John Condron, MD of Fadó. “And I’ve been told Colin Farrell wears one of our rings.” Rathnew based Fado design and make contemporary jewellery that carries a Celtic accent. Each piece is handmade. They sell collections in sterling silver, 14 and 18 carat gold and platinum. Fado features a wide range of designs from Celtic abstract creations to the more traditional Claddagh motifs. Their ‘Impressions of Ireland’ ring with its markings that track landmark moments in Ireland’s history is clever and stylish and has mass appeal. In business since 1993 the jewellery is sold extensively in the United States and Canada.