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Discover what to wear as we welcome Autumn

Discover what to wear as we welcome Autumn - Burgess of Athlone


From brands including…
Gerry Weber | Taifun | Joules | Street One | Salsa | White Stuff | First Avenue | Libra
Dex | Black Tape | Cream | Ilse  Jacobsen | Just White | Noa Noa | Christina Felix
Olsen | Robell | Eden Row | Lebek | Rever

Shop the Look at Burgess, as seen on TV3 Ireland AM

Stylist Marietta Doran showed Sinead Desmond, Ciara Doherty and the Ireland AM viewers 2 fabulous looks from Burgess this morning with some gorgeous Smart Casual Style!

Stylist Marietta Doran on Ireland AM this morning with some gorgeous Smart Casual Style from Burgess

Look 1:


  • Street One​ dress was €69.95 NOW ONLY €55.95
  • Carl Scarpa shoes €95

Look 2:


  • GERRY WEBER​ top was €99.95 NOW ONLY €69.99 
  • Salsa​ jeans were €99.95 NOW €79.95
  • Nica​ bag was €85 NOW €68
  • Carl Scarpa shoes were €109 NOW ONLY €92

Special School Uniforms Offers at Burgess

School Uniforms at Burgess of Athlone

  • Buy 2 shirts or blouses and get a 3rd HALF PRICE

  • Buy 2 polo shirts and get a 3rd HALF PRICE

  • Tights – Buy 2 pairs get a 3rd Pair Free (Sheldon) Various colours

  • Primary School trousers from €10.50 (navy & grey)

  • Secondary School trousers from €16.95 (navy & grey)

  • Primary School Crested knitwear from €20.00

  • Secondary School Crested Knitwear from €29.00

  • 15% OFF Babywear

  • 30% OFF Kidswear for ages 3 – 16 years


Best Father’s Day Gifts for Dad at Burgess

Father's Day Gift ideas at Burgess of Athlone

Father’s Day on June 18th is the perfect opportunity to remind Dad about how special he is! Whether he’s the kind of Dad that loves his caffeine kick or his little luxuries, we’ve something for all Dads in store. Here’s just a flavour.


For Dad who loves his caffeine kick, treat him to Bodum Cafetiere €22.50, espresso mugs €4.50 each or set of 2 Judge double walled cappuccino cups just €17.95


For Dad who loves to travel, you can pick him up this American Tourister Locknroll Suitcase €186.99, GANT wash bag €49.95, sunglasses €15 and 3 pack of socks from HJ Hall €19.95


For Outdoorsy Dad, choose from Helly Hansen Crew Jacket €159.95 or Verglas Hybrid Insulator Jacket €229.95, GANT Cloud Jacket €299.95 and the ever useful 9-in-1 multi-tool kit just €10.95


If your Dad loves his luxuries, spoil him with GANT V Neck Knit Pullover €14.95, Andre Chinos €89.95, GANT Short Sleeved Shirt €94.95, Cufflinks from €19.95 and GANT 3 pack cotton trucks €44.95


More gift ideas at Burgess include Dartington Bew Craft Glass €21.95, Tommy Hilfiger Shirt €99.95, Tommy Hilfiger Polo €89.95, Polos from Pre End from €34.95, Leather Belts from €29.95 and Mens Hankies from €15

For more, pop instore on 1-7 Church Street, Athlone

Burgess Tops the Class for Quality School Uniforms

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Orders now being taken for school uniforms

Whether it’s for a hardwearing school jumper, or school tights in a matching colour, Burgess has everything you’ll need to make sure the kids are fully kitted out going back to school and throughout the school year.

Burgess stocks only ethically sourced and manufactured school uniform clothing with a commitment that all our school clothing is either made in Ireland or manufactured under guaranteed ethical conditions, with no child labour involved.

“We make this commitment to assure parents that, as well as being of top quality and durability, our school uniforms are “child friendly”, says Rosie Boles, Managing Director of Burgess.

Burgess accepts deposits on school uniform, giving customers the option to pay in installments to make it a little easier for parents. Veronica, our school uniform expert, makes sure to leave your child room to grow when fitting so now is a great time to come and see our uniform range in store.

Orders are now being taken for uniforms. Early bird offer – 10% off all school uniform items until end of June at Burgess.

  • Buy 2 shirts or blouses and get a 3rd HALF PRICE
  • Buy 2 polo shirts and get a 3rd HALF PRICE
  • Tights – Buy 2 pairs get a 3rd Pair Free (Sheldon) Various colours
  • Primary School trousers from €10.50 (navy & grey)
  • Secondary School trousers from €16.95 (navy & grey)
  • Primary School Crested knitwear from €20.00
  • Secondary School Crested Knitwear from €29.00
  • 15% OFF Babywear
  • 30% OFF Kidswear for ages 3 – 16 years

‘Love Denim’ Weekend at Burgess NOW ON

Burgess Love Denim Event Promotion - Burgess of Athlone

Without a doubt, jeans are the one clothing item we rely on the most. They’re easy to style and super comfortable, too. That’s why every season, we continue to add to our ‘denim’ collection with new washes and new cuts.

And some might be surprised to know just what a great range of denim you’ll find at Burgess this Summer, from interesting finishes and unconventional cuts to modern washes and classic straights.

While we will always love our skinny jeans and classic straight legs, it’s also fun to be adventurous when it comes to denim.

For a great Summer look, wear a pair of cropped denims to show off your ankles and shoes.

Or, for something really Summery, try a pair of jeans in white, not-quite-white, or an earthy tan hue. These neutral-colour jeans will go with everything in your wardrobe.

The denim jacket is back in a serious way too, and is a must have for this years Summer wardrobe.

Burgess ‘Love Denim’ Event takes place Thursday to Saturday June 1st to 3rd. The perfect excuse to add some ‘denim’ style to your wardrobe, there will be 10% OFF all ladies and men’s’ denim instore, jeans, jackets, shirts, skirts, the lot.

Recycle a pair of your old jeans and enjoy 20% OFF!

And try on a pair of jeans from the DEX Denim collection and be in with a chance to get them for free.

For full promotion details, see Burgess, Athlone on Facebook.

Massive Home Department Promotion NOW ON

Massive Home Department Promotion - Burgess of Athlone


A Summer refresh around the house is the perfect way to brighten your home and freshen things up quickly and at Burgess, we’d made it even easier with up to 50% OFF many items with some items reduced further.  Here’s just some of the offers in store. For more details, visit our Facebook page here.


3 for 2 Farmers Market Mug

Judge Basics 5 piece saucepan set, was €119.95 NOW €79.95

Judge Vista individual pots HALF price

Up to 35% OFF Morphy Richards Kettle & 2 slice toaster

Judge 12 piece stainless steel steak knives, was €84 NOW €15

40% OFF Portmerion Enchanted Tree

National Trust pottery HALF PRICE           

Coloured glasses (tumblers, wine, flutes), from 14.95

Stellar 24 piece cutlery set, was €225 NOW €75

Stellar 44 piece cutlery set, €269.99 NOW €115



Homedics Memory Foam Pillows, were €64.99 NOW €25

50% OFF V&A Kazari bed linen

20% OFF Peacock Blue bed linen

40% OFF Helena Springfield Roxy & Belle

Dorma Harewood HALF PRICE



20% OFF Christy towels



Voyage small scatter cushions, were €39.95 now €25

Mens Suits Event NOW ON – Suits from €259 with FREE shirt & tie worth up to €149

Mens Suit Event - Burgess of Athlone


If there’s one item of mens clothing worth investing in, it’s a tailored suit! Suits are definitely back in fashion, with a host of celebrities topping best dressed lists across the globe in theirs. A well dressed man requires a suit that is timeless in style and maintains a conservative elegance. His suit is expertly fitted – not short or tight – he needs space to move effortlessly. Your suit should reflect your body shape and therefore fit appropriately.

Currently at Burgess Mens Suit event, there are suits available from €259. Plus, receive a free choice of shirt & tie worth up to €149, including shirts by EternaSeidenstickerUno Super Slim & more. Suits are available in sizes 36 to 54, but hurry this is only while stocks last.

A good suit will be cut to flatter the wearer’s best features and diminish any flaws. The experts in Burgess Menswear know how to skilfully fit and select the suit that best matches both the wearer’s build and the purpose intended for the suit – be it office wear, formal occasions, or simply smart wear. 

Stocking suits from classic and business to slim fit across a variety of well-known and widely recognised quality brands such as RemusGibsonLambrettaScott and Strellson to name but a few. 

Burgess also offers a wide selection of formal men’s footwear and accessories from cufflinks to neckties to complete your look from head to toe whatever the occasion. Whether it’s a stunning silk tie or a pair of Barker quality crafted leather shoes, we have everything you need to complete your look. We also have a range of leather shoes from Remus and Gordon Bros reduced from €119.99 to just €99.99 for a limited time only! As well as a suit hire service catering for wedding parties, graduations, debs and black tie events.

For more information call 090 647 2005 or email