I am trying to update the Knitworking page, a list of knitting and stitching groups in Dublin. I know you're out there. If you know of any other groups please add them in the comments. Churchtown Yarn Crafts Group is still on the go. They are a group of knitters and crocheters who meet up… Continue reading Last week of September
I finally got my hands on Carol Feller's latest book, Knitting with Rainbows. I had the opportunity to catch up with Carol at This is Knit and again at The Constant Knitter . I learned so much about gradient yarns. Burlington Blanks by Townhouse Yarns Gradient Yarncakes by Fine Fish Yarns Her travelling trunk show was… Continue reading Following a rainbow in Dublin…
I am exhausted from the previous weekend with Carol Feller, the Dublin WeaveSpinDye meeting and Knit Culture Night. I hope you enjoyed following us on Twitter & Instagram. This week will be a quiet one for @TheDKC as I want to actually knit and progress my way thru Avant L'orange shawl. I plan drop to… Continue reading This coming week @TheDKC
I carry a knitting project in my handbag, and will knit anywhere. How do you respond to the curious when you take out your wip and start knitting?
I love our new weekly segment, This Week with @TheDKC, knit & fiber social schedule and where to join us or follow us on Twitter & Instagram Sunday 11th: the monthly meeting of the Dublin section of the Irish Weavers Spinners and Dyers at the usual time and place, The Constant Knitter from 2pm to 4:30pm. Also Carol Feller… Continue reading This week with @TheDKC
I would like to think knitters were the star attraction at this year's Irish Craft Beer Festival last Thursday evening. For the past three years, Phil & Sue from Mountain Man Brewing Co.have found a unique way to bring knitters and craft beer enthusiasts to this annual event by hosting the one and truly Irish… Continue reading Star attraction at the Irish Craft Beer Festival
I was sock knitting with a set of bamboo dpns until Buffy the Yarnslayer managed to get her teeth into it. So I switched over to a set of KnitPro Zing circular needles, however, the yarn was not sliding easily along the needle and the join. I have no idea why this was an issue when I… Continue reading Slip sliding away….
My knitworking calendar is filling up this week. copyright http://www.strangecharmed.com I'll be heading over to the the RDS for Mountain Man Brewing Co. annual Pints 'n Purls gathering on Thursday 8th September. I'm still pondering which knitting project I will work on as I enjoy a pint at the Irish Craft Beer Festival. This Saturday 10th September,… Continue reading This week with @TheDKC
I was browsing in my local fabric shop, Sew a few weeks ago and picked up an interesting skein of yarn to add to my collection.