Knit Knotes

It’s Paddy, not Patty

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

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The story on Aran knitting…

Many of our readers from the other side of the pond, may not be aware of the great debates and discussions within the online Irish knitting community on Facebook, Ravelry and Twitter. At long last, D. has published a FAQ on Aran knitting. Thank you, D for the time and effort for such a detailed… Continue reading The story on Aran knitting…