Houstons were established on 17th March 1950 in Banbridge Co. Down by founding directors Mr Kennedy Houston and his brother Mr Robert Houston.
Today Houstons trades out of 10 stores throughout both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland under the guidance of directors John, Peter and Philip Houston. Houstons consists of 105 employees all committed to delivering service inline with the company principle:
- Providing fashion for family & home with merchandise representing high standards of quality & value.
- Providing a friendly , helpful service from our professionally trained staff.
- Creating an attractive, efficient shopping environment for customers.
- Constantly seeking to improve quality standards in all daily operations of the company.
Interested in joining the Houstons Team? See our current Career Openings.
Houstons have a Ladies Fashion Department in Banbridge , Enniskillen, Portadown and Dundalk. Here at Houstons we aim to provide a flowing range of styles, colours and brands to suit your wardrobe no matter what the occasion.
We know that brilliant buys don’t have to break the bank, so with the help of a team of highly trained, friendly staff we provide affordable fashion tailored to your needs. Our team of staff know that clothes are all about individuality so we keep in mind our customer’s age, size, tastes, preferences and practicalities in order to help you stay stylish all year round no matter what your needs may be!
Our personal shoppers are always on hand to help and discover the styles that suit you. Our experienced staff are there to offer helpful, friendly advice for any occasion.
Our brands include (but are not limited to):
- Part Two
- White Stuff
- Great Plains
- H.V. Society
- Joe Browns
- Eden Rowe
- Moda en Pelle (shoes)
At Houstons we know that being both comfortable and confident is the key when it comes to lingerie, that’s why our staff are comprehensively trained to measure and fit bras with sizes ranging from a 30” to 48” and A-HH cup in an assortment of styles, brands and fits.
Our Lingerie department provides beautiful underwear and nightwear at affordable prices, we recognise that lingerie is all about feeling good- whether it’s everyday classics, lacy sets or discreet shapewear you’re looking for we provide some of the leading brands in the industry to fit your needs no matter what you’re looking for in store.
We have lingerie departments in Banbridge, Enniskillen each with experienced staff and a bundle of brands! Our lingerie brands include (but are not limited to) –
- Be Tempted
In shapewear we also stock brands such as:
- Naomi & Nicole
Houstons have a homeware department throughout seven of our stores (Banbridge, Lurgan, Downpatrick, Enniskillen, Portadown , Drogheda and Dundalk) featuring a stunning range of bedlinen, giftware and household ranges that aim to cater for your home whatever your preferences.
Whether your bedroom is bursting with colour or simply chic, calm and sophisticated, Houstons is guaranteed whatever your style to meet your needs.
When it comes to fashion for the home we know that comfort and coordination are a big part of making any bedroom beautiful, that’s why in our bedlinen section we offer an extensive variety of throws, cushions and accessories that are sure to transform any bedroom.
If you’re searching for the perfect night sleep, look no further. In our homewares we provide bedding ranges from Single through to Superking. From lightweight quilts to winter warmth, cloud-like pillows for comfort, perfect quality is at your fingertips here at Houstons.
Fashion doesn’t stop in the bedroom; our homewares department also features a beautiful selection of bathroom and kitchen products offering top brands in a wide range of styles and colours in everything from towels and face-clothes, from tea towels to chair pads, all guaranteed to add a touch of style to any home!
Uplift your mood with your favourite scent for the home in our candle department, with our range of candles and diffusers. From Sweetpea and Magnolia to Cedar you’ll find your perfect scent with plenty to choose from at Houstons.
Our Brands Inclue:
- Designer Guild
- Peacock Blue
- Helena Springfield
- Julie Dodsworth
- Hotel Collection
- Heaven Sends
- I LIV
- Junction 18
- My Home Country
- Pownhall & Hampson
- Snuggle Down
- Samuel Lamont
- Tuner Blanca
- Ashley Wilde
- Ted Baker
Since opening our first Cookshop in 2013, Houstons are happy to have expanded the department across seven of our stores- Banbridge, Enniskillen, Portadown, Lurgan, Downpatrick ,Drogheda and Dundalk.
Since welcoming Cookshop to Houstons we have continued to flourish and pride ourselves on offering an extensive collection of renowned branded appliances and gadgets for any kitchen. From cookware to cutlery, gadgets to glassware, our cookshop is packed with a variety of charming, practical and gorgeous kitchen pieces to suit your needs with great prices to match.
Make mealtimes a real dining experience, with our stylish collections of plates, bowls and cups adding luxury to your table with our beautiful range of glassware.
Colour co-ordinate your kitchen electrics with our extensive range of kettles, toasters, food mixers, juicers and blenders which will provide all the ingredients you need for your contempory or traditional kitchen. With fantastic offers always available on some of your favourite brands.
At Houstons we pride ourselves on providing our customers with a wealth of choice; our brands include but are not limited to:
- Russell Hobbs
- Joseph Joseph
- Churchill China
- Wilmax England
- Portmeirion / Spode
- Katie Alice (Creative Tops)
- Morphy Richard
- Taylor’s Eye Witness
We know that fashion is a family affair and here at Houstons we provide a great range of stylish, seasonal and affordable clothing in ages 0-10 years so your kids can look great all year round!
With a beautiful range of everything from babygrows, casual wear and outfits we promise to provide fantastic quality whether you’re shopping for a beautiful gift for a new-born baby or want to keep your little ones looking fashionable whatever the weather. We know that when it comes to kids, quality is key, so our childrens’ clothing features some top brands such as Esprit, Brecrest Babywear and Caroline Jane in competitive prices that are sure to put a smile on your face!
Our Brands include, but aren’t limited to:
- Blue Seven
- Knot So Bad
- Kris X Kids
- Animal Boyswear
- Brecest Fashion