If you are an irish maker and you wish us to stock your product, feel free to pop some samples into the shop for review. Once we agree, why not become a Leitrim Design House Network Member. There are many benefits to membership. If we already stock your product, membership can benefit you. If you need to renew your membership, Please purchase from the drop-down menu below.
Why should I become a member ?
Benefits of Membership include:
How much is membership ?
Membership is €75 for full membership – this is open to designer/makers who reside in Leitrim. Leitrim Design House will take 35% commission from the retail price of artwork and one off craft pieces and 45% off the retail price all other work.
Membership is €100 for Associate membership – this is open to designer/makers form outside Leitrim. The Leitrim Design House will take 40% commission form the retail price of artwork and one off craft pieces and 50% from the retail price all other work.
How long does this membership last ?
How to become a member?
PLEASE NOTE: In purchasing membership, you are agreeing to the terms set out below.
The Leitrim Design House is a not-for-profit organisation committed to supporting the development and success of designers, makers and artists working in Ireland. Funded by Pobal, the Leitrim Design House is an innovative centre of excellence providing the ideal platform for small creative businesses to achieve economic growth through product and business development, marketing support and tailored training programmes.
The Leitrim Design House showcases product on behalf of its makers. There are a number of options available to showcase work in the gallery
1. Selected Suppliers-If you feel that the Membership option is not applicable you may opt to remain a supplier. In this case 45% commission is applied to the retail price of one off fine art pieces. 55% commission is applied to all other retail work (this equates to a mark- up of 2.2 from trade price).
2. Full Membership is open to designers, artists and makers who reside in Leitrim. The Leitrim Design House will take 35% commission from the retail price of one off fine art pieces and 45% off the retail price all other retail work. Annual fee €75.00
3. Associate Membership is open to designers, artists and makers who reside outside Leitrim. The Leitrim Design House will take 40% commission from the retail price of one off fine art pieces and 50% from the retail price all other retail work. Annual fee €100.00.
* Under this agreement, all products will be supplied on a Sale or Return (SOR) basis and all items will remain the property of the Supplier until sold by the Leitrim Design House. The Supplier must ensure that all work arrives to the Leitrim Design House in perfect condition. Work will be insured under Leitrim Design House policy once received and checked for damage.
Please note that you may be invited to showcase your work on www.leitrimdesignhouse.ie
a) Quantity of item. Title of item/description of item/materials used. Code or reference number
b) Trade price(exclusive of vat) & RRP
c) POS material and information of Maker
Members are required to engage with the Leitrim Design House Retail Gallery on a regular basis regarding the provision and performance of stock. A stock swap must be arranged where lines are stagnant or slow moving. Both Members and selected Suppliers will be required to list the Leitrim Design House Retail Gallery as a stockist of their product in general PR or advertising relating to these products.