NUSKIN FOOT CARE NOW IN STOCK, 11/07/2011
The NUSKIN range of footcare creams and lotions has arrived at King's and McKeon's Shoes. This exclusive range of footcare products is the gold standard in footcare. Nuskin specialist, Corry Regler from Germany will be instore on the 19th July in Kilkenny and the 20th July next in Wexford to advise. Phone to arrange an appointment for a free foot massage and learn more about these fantastic products.
KING'S & McKEON'S SUMMER SALE NOW ON, 22/06/2011
Our best Summer Sale is now on. Leading brands at substantial discounts. Shoe shopping has never been so easy!
KING'S SUMMER SALE STARTS 25/06/2010!
The annual King's Summer Sale has started! Hurry quick to benefit from some great reductions on all our leading brands!
ACQUISITION OF McKEON'S SHOES WEXFORD, 01/12/2009
King's Shoes is pleased to announce the acquisition of McKeon's Shoes of Wexford. The acquisition further strengthens King's position as a major independent footwear retailer in Ireland. McKeon's Shoes established in 1994 is Wexford's leading quality footwear retailer and stocks brands including Clarks, Gabor, Ecco, Van Dal, Hogl, Springboost and Josef Seibel.
KING'S SUMMER SALE STARTS 25/06/2009!
The annual King's Summer Sale has started! Hurry quick to benefit from some great reductions on all our leading brands!
HIGH HEELS AND HANDBAGS FASHION EVENT, 05/10/08
This fashion event in aid of Carrigoran House Alzheimers & Dementia Services will be held on October 5th, 2008 at the Strand Hotel (formerly Hilton) in Limerick. Showcasing the Autumn/Winter collection from major Limerick retailers including King's Shoes, this event is a must for fashion conscious lady. Jazz & Cocktail reception at 15.30.
KING'S AT ADARE MANOR FOR IRISH OPEN FASHION EVENT, 15/05/08
King's Shoes provided the footwear and accessories for the TV3 Morning AM show filmed live from the Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort on the occasion of the Irish Open golf tournament. Celia Holman Lee introduced a fabulous range of outfits from Isobel Boutique in Adare and the shoes looked stunning on the models. Collections presented include the King's Shoes own label brand, sandals by Jaime Mascaro and Stuart Weitzman as well as some beautiful shoes from Bruno Magli.
Read Celia's article on the event which appeared in the Limerick Leader: http://www.limerickleader.ie/news/Golf-and-glamour-to-the.4084319.jp
MEPHISTO LAUNCH AT KING'S SHOES, 31/03/2008
King's Shoes is pleased to announce that it is has become official stockist of Mephisto footwear in Kilkenny and Limerick. Mephisto is produced in France and is sold worldwide in the U.S., Europe & Asia. Mephisto shoes are worn by Hollywood film stars and celebrities. They include a special technology called "SOFT-AIR" which provides superior cushioning and comfort for your feet.
To view the range please visit http://www.mephisto.com/
KING'S WINTER SALE, 28/12/2007
The annual King's Winter Sale has started in both King's Shoes stores - that's 12, Parliament Street, Kilkenny and 34, O'Connell Street, Limerick. Substantial reductions on all footwear and accessories. Don't miss out on those bargains!
TV3 IRELAND AM APPEARANCE FOR KING'S, 03/12/2007
King's Shoes of Limerick provided the shoes and accessories for IRELAND AM's fashion feature this morning. Hosted by Celia Holman-Lee, King's showcased styles by Beverly Feldman, Bruno Magli and Peter Kaiser. Here are some images of the fabulous boots, shoes & accessories featured.
From the Autumn 2007 Collection, Beverly Feldman ankle boots exclusive to King's Shoes, Limerick
New boots and handbags from Cafe Noir of Italy, also featured on this morning's
IRELAND AM show.
SANDRA REYNOLDS - WIMBLEDON CHAMPION'S VISIT TO KING'S SHOES OF LIMERICK, 27/06/2007
Fifty years after a Limerick title win launched a glorious tennis career, the South of Ireland Ladies Singles Champion of 1957 visited King's Shoes and was presented with a pair of MBT shoes to mark the occasion. In 1957, Sandra reached the quarter finals of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships, losing to the eventual winner, Althea Gibson of the USA.
Sandra was in Limerick for the 130th South of Ireland Championship being held at Limerick Lawn Tennis Club and was a guest of Club Organiser, Ivan O'Riordan.
KING'S SHOES SUMMER SALE, 22/06/2007
The King's Shoes Summer Sale is NOW ON! Great reductions are on offer so visit our stores in Kilkenny and Limerick as soon as you can!
TV3 IRELAND AM APPEARANCE FOR KING'S, 10/06/2007
King's Shoes of Limerick along with Fuschia Queen and Paper Doll fashion boutiques were recently showcased by Limerick Fashion Queen, Celia Holman-Lee on the TV3 Ireland AM television show. The models wore dresses from this season's collections and footwear and matching accessories was provided by King's from designers including Bruno Magli, Stuart Weitzman and Beverly Feldman.
Judging by the amount of phonecalls received instore after the programme was aired, the shoes and sandals were definitely admired. Here are some of the styles that were on the show.
Shoes by Stuart Weitzman & sandals by Bruno Magli featured in Ireland AM on TV3 this week.
KING'S SHOES SPONSORS COMPOSTELA WALK IN AID OF THE FATHER McVERRY TRUST, 04/06/2007
King's Shoes and ECCO are delighted to announce that they are sponsoring Robbie Butler to complete a part of the Santiago de Compostela pilgrimage in aid of the Father Peter McVerry Trust. Father McVerry has been involved for many years in working with the homeless of Dublin and has set up numerous hostels there to accomodate them.
Robbie is the recipient of a pair of ECCO GoreTex hiking boots to help him in his quest and all monies raised from the walk will be donated to the trust.
Robbie Butler with his ECCO Goretex boots
If you would like to make a donation towards this worthwhile cause please send a cheque or postal order to the Peter McVerry Trust, 29 Mountjoy Square, Dublin 1. Alternatively, a wire transfer can be made to the Compostela Fund at Bank of Ireland University Branch Montrose, sort code 93-13-51 account number 66635471.
"THERE IT IS AGAIN IN BLACK & WHITE", 27/05/2007
Read Patricia Feehily's article in the Limerick Leader featuring King's Shoes and the Spring Summer 2007 Collection. Click on the following link to access:
MISS LIMERICK CONTEST, 26/05/2007
King's of Limerick recently sponsored Charlie O'Connor from Dingle in the Miss Limerick contest organised by Celia Holman Lee and held at Trinity Rooms in Limerick. Erica Salmon won the Miss Limerick crown for 2007 but Charlie did not go away empty handed. She was chosen to represent Kerry in the Maiden of the Mourne pageant to be held later this year. Here are some pictures from the evening.
Erica Salmon, winner of Miss Limerick 2007Anne Glaubig of King's Shoes
(sponsor) with Charlie O'Connor who will represent Kerry in the Maiden of the Mourne competition (photos courtesy of Mika Bo Rasmussen)
HAPPY EASTER, 06/04/2007
May we wish all our customers a Happy Easter. We will be open Easter Saturday from 9.30 - 6pm in both stores and re-open on Tuesday April 10th at 9.30am.
New Spring Summer 2007 ranges from Stuart Weitzman, Bruno Magli & Jaime Mascaro now instore...
ROCHES STREET RED CROSS COLLECTION, 20/02/2007
As part of the Wedding Fair held on Roches Street during February a charity walk was organised to raise funds for the Irish Red Cross and to purchase a defibrillator for Roches Street by the Roches Street Traders' Association. Over 5,000 Euros was raised over the weekend and the team from Kings of Limerick joined with many others in the 5km charity walk through the city.
Participants of the 5km charity walk through Limerick city in aid of the Irish Red Cross
IRISH BLOG AWARDS, 13/02/2007
Read the recent review of King's Shoes, Limerick on the Style Treaty website and while there why not vote for this website in the annual Irish blog awards! Vote at http://www.awards.ie/vote/ Best of luck to Style Treaty from King's. For the latest fashion tips in Limerick and beyond visit http://www.styletreaty.com/
Read the King's Shoes - Limerick review at http://styletreaty.com/?p=244
INTRODUCING CROCS, 20/01/2007
King's is pleased to announce it has starting stocking the Crocs range of comfortable shoes and sandals in a variety of colours and styles. These shoes mould to your feet, are made of an extremely lightweight resin (Croslite) and are perfect for standing around all day in. They come in full sizes from UK 4 to UK8 for ladies. Mens and childrens styles are also available. They have non marking soles and are slip resistant. More information is available at http://www.crocs.com/ The collection is available in both our Kilkenny and Limerick stores!
CHILDREN OF RUSSIA CHARITY APPEAL, 13/01/2007
A team from King's Shoes of Kilkenny participated in a table quiz organised in aid of the Children of Russia Charity Appeal held at the Springhill Hotel in Kilkenny. Over 10,000 Euro was raised on the night for this worthwhile charity and will be used to build a school and dormitory for orphaned children in northern Russia. For further information and donations please email firstname.lastname@example.org
WINTER SALE, 27/12/2006
The King's Shoes Winter Sale starts on Wednesday, 27th December at 11.30am in our Limerick store and from 1pm in our Kilkenny store. Don't miss some great bargains on quality brands with up to 50% off while stocks last!
KING'S CHRISTMAS WINDOWS, 25/12/2006
Want to know what is in our Christmas windows this year? Then feast your eyes on the following images... Happy Christmas and New Year from all the team at King's Shoes!
King's Shoes, Kilkenny
King's Shoes, Limerick
LIMERICK MARINE SEARCH & RESCUE FASHION SHOW, 23/11/2006
King's Shoes provided the footwear and accessories for the annual fashion extravanganza in aid of Limerick Marine Search & Rescue at the Southcourt Hotel in Limerick on Thursday Nov. 23rd last. Many fashion boutiques and Irish designers including Patrick Casey and Fiona Whyte showed their latest designs to a sold out venue. With the se1ection of shoes from King's that included Bruno Magli, Stuart Weitzman and Gabrielle Castro the models looked stunning. Here are some examples...
Trish and Erin model from designs by Fiona Whyte. Silver supple sandals are by
Stuart Weitzman and the bronze metallic beaded sandals by Ballin of Italy, exclusively at King's, 34 O'Connell Street, Limerick.
Some of the stunning models enjoying the post show party!
FASHION FEATURE, LIMERICK LEADER, 08/11/2006
Orla Duggan of the Celia Holman Lee Modelling Agency was featured in this week's fashion section of the Limerick Leader newspaper wearing some great outfits from Irish designer, Brian Tucker. Of course the shoes were supplied courtesy of King's. Click on the link below to see more fabulous styles modelled by Orla and read the full feature article.
KINGS OF LIMERICK NOW ONLINE - http://www.kingsshoes.com/, 30/09/2006
King's Shoes of 34 O'Connell Street, LImerick now has an online presence. Browse our 'Visit Shop' section to discover some of the brands and accessories that you will find instore. Of course, when next in Limerick why not call in to see our exclusive ranges.
KING'S AUTUMN / WINTER '06 COLLECTION, 30/09/2006
Take a trip along to Parliament Street, Kilkenny to see the fabulous range of Autumn / Winter boots and shoes, available in a range of width fitting to suit both leg and calf (!) from brands such as Clarks, Gabor, Caprice and Dubarry.
Fashion conscious ladies cannot miss the new collection of boots and shoes from Juba, Jaime Mascaro and Baldan (just arrived from Italy) in our O'Connell Street, Limerick boutique. Check out our "Visit shop" section (now including our Limerick boutique) on the website. Happy browsing!
Stuart Weitzman, the celebrated New York shoe designer, exclusively
available at Kings of Limerick
"What a shoe!" From the Baldan Italian Shoe Collection, exclusively available at Kings of Limerick
KING'S SUMMER SALE, 22/06/2006
The annual King's Summer Sale has started in both King's Shoes stores - that's 12, Parliament Street, Kilkenny and 34, O'Connell Street, Limerick. Substantial reductions on all footwear and accessories. Don't miss out on those bargains!
OFFICIAL OPENING OF KINGS OF LIMERICK, 20/04/2006
King's Shoes, 34 O'Connell Street, Limerick was officially opened by fashion stylist Celia Holman-Lee on 20th April last. Celia welcomed the arrival of a dedicated women's fashion footwear boutique to Limerick, stocking brands that were previously not available in the Limerick region. Manager, Kristian Schnittger, thanked Celia for her kind words and made special mention to all who had helped in the creation of the exclusive fashion footwear boutique. The response from customers thus far has been very encouraging, he added to the many guests who attended the evening.
KINGS OF LIMERICK TO OPEN ITS DOORS, 01/04/2006
The fashionable ladies of Limerick and beyond will have a new shoe boutique to visit this coming Saturday, April 1st when King's Shoes, 34 O'Connell Street, Limerick (formerly Whitegold) opens its doors. Stocking fabulous Spring / Summer 2006 collections from Italian and European brands such as Bruno Magli, Peter Kaiser, Cad d'ORO, Stuart Weitzman and Jaime Mascaro, a visit to Kings of Limerick is a must for the fashion conscious lady. Opening hours 9.30am - 6pm Mon - Sat (late opening 7pm on Friday). Tel 061 41 99 77 . Visit our website again soon to see our special feature on the new boutique.
KINGS to open new store in LImerick, 23/02/2006
King's Shoes is pleased to announce that it will shortly open a retail store in Limerick. Specialising in ladies fashion footwear, the store is currently seeking applications for the position of Assistant Manager and Sales Assistant. If you are interested please email your CV to email@example.com
MBTs ON TV3 IRELAND AM SHOW, 18/01/2006
The MBT range of footwear will be shown on the TV3 Ireland AM show this Thursday morning, 19th January. Tune in to see how these shoes can change the way you walk and put a spring back into your step. King's Shoes carries the full range of MBTs and has trained MBT fitters to advise you. Further information is available at http://www.mbt-ireland.com/
FURTHER REDUCTIONS, 17/01/2006
That's right - even greater reductions in-store this week! Call in for that second pair! Kid's boots are now half price! Only while stocks last...
HAPPY NEW YEAR, 01/01/2006
We would like to wish all our customers and friends and their families a very Happy New Year. 2006 will see many changes at Kings, we are introducing new brands and exciting accessories. So stay in touch with us. We look forward to seeing you during 2006.
KINGS WINTER SALE, 27/12/2005
The King's Shoes Winter Sale starts in-store on 27th December, 2005 at 1pm. There are substantial reductions on quality brands. Don't miss it!
CHRISTMAS at KINGS, 10/12/2005
Kings has launched its Christmas windows. The lights were switched on last week to showcase the beautiful range of evening shoes for women from brands such as Gabor, Peter Kaiser and Clarks. Women's Christmas Window
Matching handbags are a must from the Italian company Scheilan, while the childrens sees new styles from Clarks featuring prominently. For men this year, Goretex Ecco and Timberland boots make a come back.
Children's and men's Christmas windows
OLIVER SWEENEY by CLARKS, 09/12/2005
Kings is pleased to announce the arrival of the Clarks - Oliver Sweeney men's footwear collection. Oliver Sweeney is a UK based designer with over 20 years experience in creating bespoke footwear worn by stars such as Brad Pitt, Will Smith, Michael Owen and Prince Naseem.
Oliver Sweeney's shoes are made using a specially designed anatomical last that is sculpted to provide the correct support to the arch of the foot. The shoes are made from premium Italian leather including linings and soles.
ECCO PROMOTION DAY at KINGS, 03/12/2005
We are delighted to confirm that Vera Minihane of ECCO shoes will visit Kings on Saturday, 3rd December, 2005 to answer your questions about the brand and present the Autumn/Winter 2005 collection. Throughout the day ECCO gifts and prizes will be offered. There is also a draw to win a 100 EURO ECCO voucher. To enter simply try on a pair of ECCO shoes instore anytime between now and December 3rd and we'll enter your name into the draw.
ECCO - Irish Heart Foundation Walking Campaign, 25/10/05
The Irish Heart Foundation in association with ECCO shoes have launched an exercise campaign to highlight the benefits of walking. For every pair of Ecco shoes tried on at Kings along with a donation of 2 EUR an electronic step counter can be purchased that measures calories burned, distance and steps walked. All proceeds go to the Irish Heart Foundation. See instore for details.
Beautiful Brown Boots, 30/09/2005
The Autumn / Winter 2005 Collection of classic and casual ladies boots from brands such as Clarks, Gabor, K Shoes, and Susst is now available. Browns, blacks in short and long length boots feature strongly in this season's collection. Visit our online shop to see for yourself!
Timberland has Arrived!, 29/08/2005
King's Shoes is pleased to announce that it has been appointed official stockist of the Timberland range of men's footwear in Kilkenny. The Autumn/Winter 2005 collection features the well known camel nubuck boot as well as smart black and brown coloured lace ups. The collection features Timberland new Smart Comfort Sole system that distributes shockwaves through the foot and provides excellent support.
Clarks Shoe Fitting Expert to visit Kings, 08/08/2005
After an anxious wait of some months, the team at King's Shoes heard the news last week that the guru of kids' shoe fitting, Mr. Bob Hardy - of the number one shoe manufacturer - Clarks International, has confirmed his intention to visit their kids department on August 8th next.
Bob Hardy is the Foot Fitting Manager for Clarks International and an Honours Graduate of the Society of Shoe Fitters. He has worked for Clarks for over 35 years and has been deeply involved in the development and manufacture of well fitting shoes. Taking time out from his busy schedule, that in recent weeks has included the opening of new Clarks retail stores in Amsterdam and Singapore, Bob is looking forward to hearing the comments from Kilkenny families about the Clarks range of kids footwear as well as offering his advice on getting the right fit.
Bob explains that "correct shoe fitting is not just about measuring feet. The skill of the shoe fitter is in assessing which is the correct shoe for each child. Every pair of feet we see is different and it is vital to know which of the large range of styles at King's Shoes will give the best fit."
Store Manager, Kristian Schnittger, adds "King's Shoes have always believed in the importance of having trained fitters. Our Kids' team have attended Clarks Fitting Courses and we welcome the opportunity to extend the knowledge of our team with Bob's visit." Customers, new and old, are invited to meet Bob and our team for their entire fitting needs. Appointments can be made by phoning (056) 7....
Arrival of MBT shoes, 14/07/2005
Kings is pleased to announce that it will stock the new range of MBT footwear. Inspired by the Masai Tribe, MBT (Masai Barefoot Technology) is a range of shoes which re-establishes the natural conditions of standing and walking. MBT shoes actually imitate uneven terrain and this causes our muscles to work harder and become the natural shock absorbers they were designed to be. MBT have been proven to alleviate back pain, ease pressure on the joints and improve circulation to the lower limbs and feet. To find out more, why not visit us for a fitting and see the benefits for yourself. More information is available at http://www.mbt-info.com/
Dubarry & AV8 Autumn / Winter, 12/07/2005
New autumn/ winter styles have arrived in-store. Some great new Freedom styles as well.
King's Shoes Spring / Summer Sale, 22/06/2005
Today marks the start of our fantastic summer sale at 12, Parliament Street, Kilkenny. So make sure you benefit from the substantial reductions on offer.
Local Radio Advertisement, 09/03/2005
King's Shoes launches ad campaign on local radio station KCLR 96FM to announce arrival of Pretty Polly legware.
Be your own label, 28/02/2005
New window display featuring Clarks 'Be your own label' collection. Colours include, tan, pink and cream shades for Spring/Summer 2005.
Valentines Day, 14/02/2005
Why not treat your Valentine to a new handbag from the Picard collection?
Happy New Year, 01/01/2005
King's Shoes wishes its customers a Happy New Year.
First Winter Sale, 27/12/2004
The first King's Shoes Winter sales starts at 1pm.
New Ecco Range, 01/12/2004
New range of Ecco Track 2 boots for men now in store!
Shop Opens, 05/11/2004
King's Shoes opens in Parliament Street, Kilkenny.