The beautiful Irish lambswool blankets, rugs and throws from Foxford Woolen Mills as well as wonderful wool baby blankets all make perfect gifts. Come visit us at the Ballymaloe Shop for the full collection. The Ballymaloe Shop is delighted to support Irish businesses like Foxford Woolen Mills. It was founded by an Irish Sister of Charity in 1892 and overcame many challenges over the years, in order to survive. Today, it is a thriving mill with master craftspeople creating beautiful pieces. The Mill moves with the times. With the help of a new design team Foxford embrace contemporary homeware alongside their classic weaves.