Butterslip opened in 2005, full of colourful ideas and wild notions, the result of much day dreaming, notebook scribling, scrapbook filling and finally one great flight of madness.  The scribbler, day dreamer and committed pritt sticker here is me, Anne, still often to be found doodling and daydreaming - these days I just try and make it look more productive...

The name is taken from Butterslip Lane in Kilkenny, one of the citys many curious and charming side streets, and where we first opened the eponymous shop (there was a very nice party, complete with a clown, cakes, lots of balloons and liquorice allsorts).  In early 2007, Butterslip moved, but kept the lovely name, to a bright and sunny corner of Rose Inn Street where we still reside, along with our notions.

To be continued...

Heres a little video we made to show you around the shop, but we hope you can come and visit us soon xx


Down on Butterslip Lane
Down on Butterslip Lane

Butterslip moved to 31 Rose Inn Street, January 2007
Butterslip moved to 31 Rose Inn Street, January 2007