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Introducing Iconic Textiles by Deborah Toner

We are very excited to introduce these exquisite pieces by Deborah Toner to our product line up for Woollinn 2019. We have worked closely with Deborah to create some beautiful custom pieces, featuring iconic Dublin landmarks. Belfast based designer Deborah Toner has a background in Architecture. She uses her architectural
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Introducing Mahliqa at Woollinn!

We have fallen head over heels in love with the exquisite Mahliqa Wire Earrings that we are bringing to Woollinn. Each of these earrings is lovingly hand made by Suraya of Mahliqa, using Townhouse Yarns Fade St 4ply in the Dubh Linn colourway. We’ve had the pleasure of getting to
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Studio Donegal at Woollinn

It just wouldn’t be an Irish Yarn Festival without some wonderful local Irish Tweed on offer, so we’re thrilled to be featuring Studio Donegal yarns on our stand again this year. Studio Donegal produce all of their yarn in their mill in Kilcarr in Co. Donegal, on a site that
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Woollinn Sneak Peak – Sherborne Sock

We know that you are all excited to find out what we have in store for you at Woollinn this year and I can tell you that you that there are treats and treasures a-plenty at our stand! Over the next few weeks, I’ll be popping in to show you
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Inse Sweater Vlog with Joy

In this video, we join Joy in the This is Knit shop in Powerscourt Townhouse as she introduces her Inse sweater as part of the Woollinn Make-Along. Come and join us on Ravelry as we chat about the make-along and help each other finish those projects. There’s plenty of help
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2018 In Review

December in This is Knit is magical… with the lights from the Powerscourt Townhouse twinkling in the windows, to the smell of the freshly baked mince pies wafting in from the Pepper Pot. The festive cheer is really catching, so we’re in great spirits and I hope you are too.
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Sample Knits in Darnie

[Edit: Darnie is now available in our shop and online here.] There’s a lot of buzz happening around the launch of the new fingering weight tweed from Studio Donegal this Friday! We’ll be the first to have “Darnie” on sale in Ireland, but some of our lucky friends have already
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Too Much Yarn? Accessories for the chronically over-stashed…

We’ve heard it said that it’s possible to have too much yarn. That perhaps there can come a time when a fibre-enthusiast finds themselves at a Yarn Festival but they absolutely do not need another skein to take home.  We don’t subscribe to such theories at all, of course. But…
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