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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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  • Top Tips from the KAL Cast On

    March 07 2017 – thisisknit

    Top Tips from the KAL Cast On

    We had a fantastic afternoon in the shop on Saturday, when we officially kicked off our Spring KAL with a bunch of lovely knitters and a healthy dose of sugar and caffeine! For many of us swatching was the order of the day, and there was some cajoling, coaxing and convincing to be done about the merits of the task....

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  • Join our Indie Designer Knit-a-Long this March

    February 13 2017 – thisisknit

    Join our Indie Designer Knit-a-Long this March

    It will soon be Knit-a-Long time again here at This is Knit, and this year we're encouraging you all to dive in to lightweight garment knitting for spring. This year we're all about lightweight garments, with a choice of 4 stunning sweaters, all knit in 4-ply yarn and coming from 4 of our favourite Independent Designers. We've selected a range...

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