Wild and Windy Wednesday

I hope you are all staying wrapped up well against this windy day! It’s definitely scarf and shawl weather out there… I’ve been keeping busy listening to Snow Patrol and getting a few new books ready to go online. No Fitted Knits, Lace Style or Yarnplay yet. It seems the
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Special Offers and Free Postage

It’s bargain time!  Check out our sale yarns in the new Special Offers section of the website. And free delivery is back – this time for all orders over €40.  This offer is open ended and the code you need to know is – TIK4More – simply enter it during
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Nearly Friday already?

Wow, this week has flown by. We’re just about recovered from the 4am start on Monday… Pop down to us this weekend to see the new Lorna’s Laces yarn we have in stock. I’ll do my best to get it on the website asap but here’s a sneak preview… Lien
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And they’re off…

Just for a day or two. 🙂 Jacqui and I will be in Birmingham tomorrow, “working” hard on your behalf i.e. seeing, feeling, ooh-ing and aah-ing over new yarns and knitting paraphernalia at a the Craft, Hobby and Stitch Show. Dispatch of internet orders will be slightly delayed but, over
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Weekend Knitting

It seems there was a shocking lack of picture-taking this weekend… If I had taken pictures, you would be looking at three would-be lace knitters woman-fully tackling the magic loop technique for the first time on Saturday morning and another cementing her knitting knowledge. Winter’s best attempt at bug-spreading meant
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Well, the week has flown by so far and we’re looking forward to a busy weekend of classes at TIK. Introduction to Lace 2 is happening on Saturday morning, when all of these girls will be joining us again: And here’s a little example of a lace edging we were
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Drogheda Knit & Natter

We’ll be in the D Hotel (next to the Scotch Hall Shopping Centre) tonight and every Wednesday night from 7.30pm onwards. New members always welcome 🙂
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Beauty and the Frog

As it turns out, a Lion and Lamb Mobius is beautiful even in defeat. This is how the river stitch looked mid-frog: And then all wrapped up and ready for another try. I’m about six rows in to Mobius Version II, this time in Roman Column lace stitch. No photos
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Photo Friday

Spring has arrived! And finally all those lovely new balls of yarn that had been waiting patiently in the stock room have had their moment in the sun. I’m quite picky about photographing our yarn in natural daylight, to the extent that I was checking out the Met Eireann website
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