I was "yarned over" by the number people who came out to the DKC's first knit social of 2019. It was an amazing sight to see. A room full of people happily knitting, stitching, chatting, sharing tips and techniques with each other.I am so proud to be a part of this wonderful community where we… Continue reading Knit together Dublin
Switching to dpns makes my life much simpler when decreasing at the crown of a hat.
Hello Everyone, Today is a new day in a new year. I look forward to stepping out on this platform and unleash my creative spirit in 2019. DKC Knit Along A brand new year, brings in a new Knit Along. The CARPE DIEM Knit Along is the brain child of super knitter, Jackie. Carpe diem.… Continue reading Hello 2019…
Buffy the YarnSlayer has claimed this FO as her own.
Hi Everyone! Another Knitworking social event is just around the corner. Things to chat about... Christmas knitting, a very Stitchmas party on Saturday 8th December, Knit Along 2019. See you Sunday! ~Diane~
I have a passionate obsession for paper notebooks and planners. Have you noticed a trend with knitwear designers who have caught on and released some really cool notebooks? I usually keep track of my knit notes in several places, however, this month I moved back into an A5 notebook after seeing so many creative knitting… Continue reading My Knitting Journal
Ready to cast on... I'm looking for a couple of test knitters for a hat pattern in handspun
The Knitting and Stitching Show returns to the RDS for its 25th year starting this Thursday 8th - 11th November 2018. To mark the shows 25th anniversary. The team are working hard to create their best show yet. Over 150 specialist stalls, most of whom are small independent retailers, will sell supplies for knitting sewing,… Continue reading Knitting & Stitching Show 2018
The hand dyer industry has exploded here in Ireland. I am so delighted to see many indie dyers make a name for themselves. I've been meaning to update my list, however, Cork based blogger, Evin has written a yarn filled and fabulous blog post, why re-invent the wheel?
I am still knattering about Socktober. Love knitting along with die hard sock knitters. Over the weekend, I started on a new pair of socks and re-crecreating the iconic Canadian woollen boot socks. Using off white, red and grey sock yarn I am knitting these cuff down and hope to get these done for Socktober… Continue reading Wip it good Wednesday – Socks