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Inse Sweater Vlog with Joy

Inse Sweater Vlog with Joy

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Morning Sky Vlog with Jacqui

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  • An Organic Yarn for the Warmer Months

    May 01 2019 – Lisa

    An Organic Yarn for the Warmer Months

    The Danish brand CaMaRose has been making quite a splash in the yarn world over the past number of years. Founder Trine Berstelsen began her fibre industry career as a knitting pattern designer before launching her own yarn range known as CaMaRose in 2010.   You can see Trine's keen eye for colour in the attractive, contemporary shade palette offered in each...

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  • Nua Worsted Yarn Launch with Carol Feller

    April 03 2019 – Nadia Coburn

    Nua Worsted Yarn Launch with Carol Feller

    It's been too long since we have had a get-together here in This is Knit, so we're delighted to announce that we will be hosting renowned Irish knitwear designer Carol Feller on Sunday 12th May from 1pm to 3pm, as we feature her latest yarn: Nua Worsted. We would like to invite you to join us for a chilled out afternoon...

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  • A Special Pale Fire Sock in Clarendon Sock

    March 14 2019 – Nadia Coburn

    A Special Pale Fire Sock in Clarendon Sock

    Have you ever seen a sock pattern that you fall in love with instantly? I'm talking about the type of pattern that can convert a non-sock knitter to cast on their first pair of socks? When the new A Pale Fire Socks pattern by Ailbíona MacLochlainn (aka LB Handknits) popped up a few weeks back, Jacqui just had to cast them on...

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  • Aran Knitting: History, Tradition, Fashion

    March 13 2019 – Lisa

    Aran Knitting: History, Tradition, Fashion

    I took a whirlwind trip down to Cork yesterday, as the lovely people at RTE's Today Show asked me to join them for a chat about the history of Aran Knitting and, more specifically, about the wonderful new book by Vawn Corrigan on this topic. It was an absolute pleasure to speak to Maura and Dáithí about our rich knitting...

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