This handspun is going to be knit into a hat! Pattern coming soon...
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
Hi, my name is Diane, I am 53 years bold. I live in a diverse housing estate in urban Dublin, where our home is sandwiched between two other terraced dwellings. The thin walls separate the pitter patter of children on each side. Inside you'll find my home cluttered with all my craft supplies and yarn,… Continue reading Will the real Dublin knitter please yarn forward
The days are shorter, there's less natural lighting here at Knitting HQ, so I need bright hues to make me smile.
Enjoy your treats...
We interrupt today's regular Flash Friday post, with a ... Thank you to the Irish Blog Awards team and the DKC's amazing family, friends and supporters who allowed me the opportunity to bask in my 15 minutes of fame as a finalist. Congratulations to awesome friends, Carol, Evin and Nadia...definitely the best Irish blogs! Flash… Continue reading One knit wonder
I've past the halfway point of Socktober. I've abandoned all hope of knitting two socks at a time.I believe that I knit faster when I have one sock on the needles.Absolutely delighted with my Walking on a Monet socks and had it's first outing with a brand new pair of clogs.Next up on the needles… Continue reading Knock your socks off
New socks, new clogs
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?