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  • Playing Catch Up

    May 17 2017 – thisisknit

    Playing Catch Up

    It's been a blur. These past few weeks have whizzed by in a whirlwind of special guests, trunk shows and visiting tour groups. But don't worry! There has been a stolen pockets of knitting in scarce moments in between! The "uninitiated" might assume that, for knitters, these summer months are idle, clicking needles stilled in to silence. Thankfully there's absolutely...

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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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  • 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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