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It’s Paddy, not Patty

It's that time of year when my social media timelines start the great debate...Paddy versus Patty. 1 ) Patrick = Pádraig = Paddy 2 ) St. Patrick's Day is on 17th March. 3 ) St. Paddy's Day is a national holiday here. 4 ) We never use Patty for Patrick = Pádraig = Paddy 5… Continue reading It’s Paddy, not Patty

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Cold and Stormy

Storm Emma has created chaos and havoc here in Ireland. I was left stranded and unable to safely get back to Knitting HQ last Wednesday. My friend offered me shelter from the blizzard for a couple of days in their cosy and warm home. A huge thank you to Rosemary and Nick for their generosity.

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How how many years do you have to hang onto something until it is classified as vintage? metallica: stitch holder, knitting needles, crocher hooks   afghans: who knew that my mom's crocheted afghan from the 1970's is the hottest item to have very chic and Chanel: my search is over for the perfect handknitted Chanel… Continue reading Vintaged