Craft | I Want That Wrap Mini

Craft | I Want That Wrap Mini

  Today, I’m sharing a project that has needed a blog post since October 2015! I would love to say that I really, really think things through before posting…….. in fact yes let us go with that. Last week I was demonstrating at a Moebius workshop...
Craft | Knitworthy

Craft | Knitworthy

Knitworthy is a term that knitters use when they are deciding if a person is deserving of a knitted gift. Yes, there are ranks too, for example, are they worthy of the special hand-dyed yarn? Are they worthy of the expensive skein? etc. I thought I’d share my...
Craft | The Fibre Co.

Craft | The Fibre Co.

I have some very exciting news to share with all of you. As autumn draws in and that welcome chill in the air starts to great us in the morning, it is the perfect time to chat about yarn and some new exciting things happening around here. Do you all remember me acting...
Interview | Robynn Weldon

Interview | Robynn Weldon

One of the amazing things that happened during the recording of season one of the podcast was that I got to know knitwear designer Robynn Weldon of Studio Miranda, a little bit better. From her detailed and fun newsletters to her antics on Twitter, Robynn manages to...
Craft | A Conversation About Knitting Needles

Craft | A Conversation About Knitting Needles

  Yesterday, Sunday, I popped up for an Instagram live chat about needles. Thank you to SuperfanJan for picking the topic! Now, I didn’t think that we could chat for almost an hour on needles but hey, now I realise that an hour probably wasn’t long...
Interview | Aishling Doonan

Interview | Aishling Doonan

For today’s interview, I thought we could meet Aishling Doonan of Ruby Sasha Designs. This year, Aishling won the Guild of Irish Lacemakers Prize at the RDS National Craft Show for the second year in a row. Aishling’s work is intricate, beautiful and...
Craft | The Intimacy of Touch

Craft | The Intimacy of Touch

  There is nothing in this world as distracting to me as yarn and knitted garments. I can be mid conversation with an old friend and a person wearing a handknit shawl/sweater in fabulous colours will walk by and I’m instantly trying to figure out the...
Craft | Knitterview

Craft | Knitterview

A few of the Irish craft bloggers have come up with an idea. We wanted to pull together and help each other blog and create something fun. The result: a question and answer series that moves from blog to blog so that you can get to know your craft blogger a little...
Craft | Road Trip to Yarnfolk

Craft | Road Trip to Yarnfolk

A face full of yarn. That’s what that image suggests right? This is exactly what you would see if you had your face in Yvonne’s Dublin Dye display at Yarnfolk. If you follow me on social media you would have noticed that I had a fun yarn filled bank...