The Este Top

Today I’m handing the reins over to Jacqui again, as she tells us a little more about the Este Top that she knit last summer. The pictures have me dreaming of warmer weather but, in the right shade, this top could work very well as festive-season knit.  Think deep reds
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Featherweight Cardigan

With peak knitting season in full swing we have *a lot* of gorgeous new shop samples to share with you all.  In today’s post we’re handing over the reins to Jacqui, so she can fill you all in on her latest FO in her current favourite yarn… “I have been
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Quotidian Colourwork with Felicity Ford

Join Felicity Ford on Saturday the 3rd of February 2018 for a Full Day Workshop on creating your own stranded colourwork patterns! Tell me more.. In this workshop you will learn how to creatively translate the everyday things you love into stranded colourwork using the KNITSONIK system. Bring along a
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The Paulina Cowl in Mayu

There’s a truly decadent new yarn on our shelves – have you seen it?  Amano Mayu is a blend of Royal Alpaca, Silk and Cashmere and it’s dyed in a breathtaking range of subtly semi-solid shades. Royal Alpaca (since I know you were wondering) is a designation only earned by
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The Perla Bonnet

Are you searching for an utterly adorable baby pattern? Perhaps something that uses some new techniques so that you expand your knitting horizons over the course of a small and manageable project? Well, we just happened upon the sweetest design a few weeks back: The Perla Bonnet by Alejandra Graterol.
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Woollinn – The Dublin Festival of Yarn!

    Have you heard the news? We’re putting together Ireland’s first full-on Yarn Festival and it’s going to be epic!  So epic, in fact, that this event warrants its own website, newsletter, and social media accounts… It’s all happening from the 25th to the 27th of May 2018 and
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Toph in Fibre Co Acadia

Isn’t this hat just a work of art? It’s “Toph” from the new Elemental Collection by Woolly Wormhead and when it landed in the shop the other day it got many an “oooh” and an “aaah”. Joy recently knit this version from two skeins of the Fibre Co Acadia and
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New Knitting and Crochet Sessions

Many of you have been eagerly awaiting our new class line up, and we’re delighted to say that our new Knitting and Crochet Sessions are now open for booking. Our classes are all run by friendly, experienced teachers, who are eager to share their knowledge and their love of these
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The Letesknits Trunk Show

We’re always honoured when a big name designer accepts an invitation to come to Dublin, and often even more so when they decide to make a return trip. Justyna Lorkowska insists she doesn’t think of herself as a “big name”, but when Malabrigo are knocking on your door for patterns
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Let’s Talk Tension

“My tension is terrible.” It’s a phrase we hear in the shop a lot.  Too much, actually, because so often it is based on a simple misunderstanding. There are two main reasons people tend to feel this statement applies to them, and I’d like to tackle one of them today. 
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