February 11 2011 – thisisknit

St Valentine's Day is nearly here. There's hearts and flowers all over the place, and we're enjoying it wholeheartedly, so it's a good time to share some things that we love. There's a shop beside us called Article which sells beautifully designed, clever and witty things. They always have eye-catching window displays, and when we saw a string of tiny heart-shaped fairy lights, well, you don't expect we'd resist, do you? That's Debbie Bliss Andes in Red, a luscious mix of silk and merino. We have a lovely natural laceweight from the Dublin Dye Company in stock at the moment. It would be lovely as a wedding stole or a christening shawl. It also looks lovely garlanded with hearts: And we're still excited about the recent delivery of pure cashmere, sock weight and lace weight from Hedgehog Fibres. We heart it.


  • sheknitupthat: September 16, 2020
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    I love it! Love the little needle wire heart at the end!

  • This is Knit Blog · Spun gold: September 16, 2020
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    […] Just as in the World Cup, the finals took place in a different venue. We went indoors to Article, our neighbours in the Powerscourt Centre. They have a beautiful shop full of carefully chosen articles for your home (remember the little Valentine’s hearts lights?): […]

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