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  • Interview: Kate from A Playful Day and her journey in the online sphere

    March 17 2017 – thisisknit

    Interview: Kate from A Playful Day and her journey in the online sphere

    It's an exciting time to be part of the independent, creative world. There has been a worldwide resurgence in the appreciation of craft and we're seeing a growing recognition of the power of collaboration and support within the creative industries. This sense of community and collective momentum was evident in spades at the recent Edinburgh Yarn Festival, where Kate from...

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  • Playful Workshops for the Creative Community

    February 01 2017 – thisisknit

    Playful Workshops for the Creative Community

    You may have already heard that Kate O'Sullivan from "A Playful Day" is coming to This is Knit in May. Her workshops are now open for booking and, in today's blog, we're sharing a little background as to why that makes us very excited indeed! If you'd just like to go straight to reserving your place then click away on...

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  • 2017: A Year for Yarn

    January 21 2017 – Nadia

    2017: A Year for Yarn

    Nadia brings us some of the unmissable events of 2017... January is always a time of plotting and planning here at TIK, as we're sure it is for many of you.  We've been busy finalising details and setting other wheels in motion and it's safe to say that we're very excited about what 2017 is going to bring! Are you...

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  • A Weekend of Shawls with Melanie Berg

    December 21 2016 – thisisknit

    A Weekend of Shawls with Melanie Berg

    We love a good shawl around these parts, and we know you all do too. So what's an LYS to do? Well, how about scheduling an entire weekend of Shawl Workshops in April next year? We've invited the wonderfully talented Melanie Berg to Dublin, and she'll be teaching three topics with us: Shawl Construction, Mosaic Shawls and Colourwork Shawls. It's...

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  • Crafty Client Entertainment

    December 19 2016 – thisisknit

    Crafty Client Entertainment

    We thought our readers might like a peek at something a little different that we did last week - a Client Entertainment "Mini Workshop" over at the stunning Radisson Blu Hotel.  It was an really fun event, with a wonderfully festive atmosphere. We thoroughly enjoyed meeting everyone and we were delighted at their enthusiasm for the tasks too. We had...

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  • An Interview with Debbie Bliss

    November 29 2016 – Holly

    An Interview with Debbie Bliss

    We were so thrilled to have Debbie Bliss join us recently for our 10 year anniversary party at This Is Knit. We got to hear about her creative process, her most recent yarns and patterns, and what we can expect in the coming new year. She was kind enough to sit down and answer some questions in this interview, for...

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