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Almost 3 years of Harkin Headquarters.....

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Almost 3 years of Harkin Headquarters.....

 

 

I am a surfer at heart with music in my veins, Kelsey is a magpie for textiles and bowls who was built for traveling. Together we're gypsies on a path somewhere, we just don't know or care where it leads.  As long as the path is happy and harmless, its a path we will continue to follow across the ocean and land for as long as our bodies can carry us, weather it be on our old boat or in my campervan that I built years ago with my father Kevin & uncle Seany.

 

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We have been fortunate enough to see a lot of the world either through work or travel. We wanted to bring the best parts of our traveling gypsy lifestyle to people who haven't traveled. Thats what gave birth to the Idea of Harkin Headquarters. 

 

We started the company nearly 3 years ago and started trading 2 years ago. We love our business and love showing people the best parts of the world through what these places have to offer.  There is nothing cooler than seeing something hang in someones home that we bartered for or made ourselves.  Its an oddly rewarding thing.

 

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Mostly we buy directly from the local artisans in countries like Bali, France, Ivory Coast, Spain, Mexico & Ireland to name but a few, who make or sell the stuff themselves. Or we hand-make it ourselves in the Harkin Headquarters in Venice Beach California with our Irish/cali flavor. This way non of the bigger corporations get a slice. We like that.

 

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Shop local. It helps the world and helps you in the long run. We give a chunk of our income to various charities every month. Everything you buy from the HHQ helps people in more ways than one. 

 

Spread the love! Thanks for shopping with us and thanks for all your support. We have loads of new products coming your way in the coming months. Follow our page to stay up to date.✌?️?✈️?

 

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www.harkinheadquarters.com 

 

LOVE. 

Keith & Kelsey.

 

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    tracy Wednesday, 24 August 2016

    just a small Thank you for what you do....bringing a bit of happiness to someone, somewhere.... whether it be through music, photos or keeping in touch with all of us strangers who invade your lives. Remain happy, healthy and live your life full of love.

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    Darlene B. Sullivan Wednesday, 30 November 2016

    I agree with you all..I love what Keith & Kelsey have done with their lives & it is their lives..they are so talented & as long as they are in the business, I will support them emotionally & financially

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    Roger Stroupe Wednesday, 24 August 2016

    Hello Keith, thanks for taking the time to updates us with the blog while on tour, and a rocking tour it is. There's such nice merchandise to add to the Keith Harkin memorabilia since those first four posters from years ago. Looking forward both the Christmas and the acoustic album. Cheers Roger

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    Kay Nash Wednesday, 24 August 2016

    Hi Keith and Kelsey thank you for sharing your blog I love that you donate back to other countries and I also love seeing all the places you both travel to.
    You could not of said that better life can be short and you need to enjoy it and take time to smell the rose.
    I wish you and Kelsey a very happy life and enjoy ever minute of it as you both do

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    Jo Wednesday, 24 August 2016

    Thanks for sharing! You live the lifestyle I always wanted too. I am retired now and my husband will be in about a year and a half. We are moving to California and hope to do the same!!! It is never too late - we may be old but we ain't dead!

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    Shannon Thursday, 25 August 2016

    I just saw the Celtic Thunder Legacy Tour and it is just not the same without you!! I can't wait to see you on tour some time! You are amazing!!

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    april Sunday, 04 December 2016

    I agree, some how Celtic Thunder seems hollow now.

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    Cheryl Sweet Thursday, 25 August 2016

    You live your lives the way most of us wish to I truly admire that about you. May you always be safe in your travels , thanks for sharing your photos and goods you find, continued success and a thousand blessings.

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    Lesley Rempel Friday, 26 August 2016

    Thank you for sharing your bog!I love your photos of you and Kelsey!You both look so very happy which is great work see!

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    Sandy Symonds Friday, 26 August 2016

    Hi Keith & Kelsey, thankyou for sharing your blogs. By following your journey I get to see places I can only dream of as I can't travel. I love what you both do with the Harkin Headquarters business. I hope to be able to support it soon by buying an item from there. Keep travelling & living life. I love your music. It really touches my soul. Love from Australia xoxo

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    Kim Piper Saturday, 27 August 2016

    Hey k & k
    you guys know I'm a bit obsessed w' Harkin Headquarters goodies?
    Thanks for all you do, it's very much appreciated!

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    Carol Federoff Saturday, 27 August 2016

    Hello Keith & Kelsey, First off- Congratulations on your marriage!! I enjoy reading your blogs and must say that being a woman who loves to travel, I am a little envious of you two. What a way to spend a honeymoon! :-) I wish you both much happiness and good health in the years to come and hope you can continue to live this lifestyle as long as you wish to. But remember (speaking as a mom) that if you are planning any babies in the future, (which I hope you are) it will be a little harder to globe trot with a family. So enjoy it while you can and I'll check out your shop to see what I 'need'. ;-) Have always enjoyed Celtic Thunder and have all your CDs and DVDs. Hope that someday, you'll decide to get back in the group?? Love and hugs to you!

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    Barbara Hartnett Saturday, 27 August 2016

    Keith and Kelsey, I love your energy and your spirit. I wish you safe travels, great adventures, lots of laughs, and enduring love.

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    Maureen Kamborian Tuesday, 13 September 2016

    Watched you on CBS SO CAL ON Sunday night. Live in Manhatton Beech. I'm Maureen from Ireland. Enjoyed the show Sunday night. I had my DNA done a few years ago. Klarken relative came into my DNA. I know no Klarken, interesting.anyway it was a great show and you'll be here in November. I will try and come to the show.

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    Linda G Tuesday, 20 September 2016

    Keith, thanks for the music you bring us - I listen on a daily basis and enjoy every song. They bring me up when I am down and make me smile each time I listen. Keep up the wonderful work. Remember to rest and relax along the way too.

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    Jerri Monday, 14 November 2016

    Hi Keith.
    I have been a CT fan for quite sometime.
    When the Big Guy (George) passed away I wasn't sure how the show would be like.
    Then l saw Lagacy on my pbs and there you were. You sure did fill George's large shoes. God Bless You.
    I am excited for you & your bride and the journey you have begun.

    But tell me, who will fill your shoes.
    God Bless!!!

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    Teresa Thursday, 24 November 2016

    Hi Keith sure missed you on this tour in 2016 hope you and your wife are enjoying life on the road and on the waves

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    JOAN MARICOLA Friday, 09 December 2016

    HI KEITH JUST WANTED TO SAY CELIC THUNDER IS HAVE ANOTHER CRUISE NOVEMBER 6-11 2017 I HOPE YOU AND KELSEY GO THEIR AS GUESS LOVE TO SEE YOU BOTH HAVE A MERRY CHRISTMAS

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    Jule Dusenberry Monday, 26 December 2016

    Keith, I love your music. You are so talented. I listen and watch celtic thunder quite often. You music brings me happiness in tough times. Keep up the good work.

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    Sharon Amanda horner Thursday, 12 January 2017

    Just want to say Keith you have amazing and beautiful voice, I'm always watching my dvds of Celtic Thunder, your singing is out of this world I love listening and I thoroughly enjoy it very much
    Thank you ? xxx

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