Archive for April, 2008

30/04/2008

WWKiP Day…14 June 2008

The countdown to World Wide Knit in Public Day has begun…

Aileen has taken the lead to organise Dublin’s 2nd World Wide Knit in Public Day.

You can find the details here.

11/04/2008

Magknits; no more….

I recently learned that the editor of Magknits, the online magazine offering free knitting patterns each month; has shut down the website along with hundreds of FREE knitting patterns.

Ravelry members could read the discussion threads which have been discussed in great lengths and detail.

I am one of the thousands of knitters out there who no longer have access to my favourite patterns.

I noticed Lien posted her design

06/04/2008

look who's knitting…

City Center SnB @ Curved St. Cafe; on the first and third Saturday of each month.

the fruits of a Harriet’s labour…a great look top using the drop-stitch technique

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Isobel is using up her stash to knit a baby socks, while her friend from New Zealand drops in to knit a few rows on a cotton wash cloth,

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Alice’s absolutely gorgeous clapotis wrap; it makes me want to go out and get 6 balls of Noro’s Silk Garden

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knitter extradinaire, Barb is able to knit and natter while working on this beautiful silk lace shawl (btw, this yarn feels sooooo silky and smooth)

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