I collect stuff and things and it tends to accumulate into clutter . I describe myself as a pack rat -hoarder. After a while, I get the urge to declutter quick and fast by tossing things in the trash. Then start the process once again. This wasteful cycle has to stop now. This is not… Continue reading 1 square + 3 knots = a project bag
Any excuse for a summer knitting party! We’ll be celebrating World Wide Knit in Public Day on Saturday 9th June from 2pm at The Constant Knitter. We’ll have prizes for the Knit Quiz, along with a charity raffle for Laura Lynn.
The S.Club.3 I'm launching a new spin on the next DKC knit along which involves a bit of pre-planning by creating your own shawl/sock/sweater kits to knit from June until the end of the year. Inspired by the Yarn Harlot's Self-imposed Sock Club , The S.Club.3 is a creative way to plan and organise your… Continue reading The S.Club.3
In the next several days knitters from all over Ireland and the globe will be arriving in our fair city to experience Woollinn, Dublin's inaugural yarn festival. I would like to say welcome back to all my knitterly friends, céad míle fáilte to the yarn tourists and hope you'll enjoy what Dublin has to offer.… Continue reading Fáilte. ..
In the Land of Yarnia, Easter Sunday marks the season of spring... New beginnings and rejuvenation. I'm hooked on a rug hooking technique and creating sample swatches for a larger project
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
I am always delighted when knitters are linked to the DKC when looking for knitting groups in and around Dublin. Keeping the Stitch 'n Bitch page updated is quite a challenge. Every month or so, I review all the list of groups and rely on knitters to keep me in the loop. A few groups… Continue reading Dublin’s Knitting Scene
The hottest spot to be was at our monthly Stitch n Bitch gathering at The Constant Knitter last Sunday 28th January. One hour into this popular Knit n Knatter we were standing room only since every available seat was occupied. It sure did not stop Yvonne from crocheting. As with every meet up that I… Continue reading Stitch n Bitch is alive and well…
I can't believe that we are almost at the end of the January blues. The days are getting longer and the last Sunday of the month is almost here! Stitch n Bitch Drop in Sunday 28th January from 2pm to 4:30pm at The Constant Knitter We'll put the kettle on and have a cuppa while you… Continue reading Time flies….