Archives for Pattern Faves

Are You Ready To Fall In Love?

Here at This is Knit we are all getting very excited about the Love Note Sweater by Tin Can Knits. There’s been collective ooh-ing and aah-ing over yarn choices, and animated discussions about sleeve and body lengths. Whenever a buzz like this happens around the shop floor, it’s never long
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Introducing Gaudi on the This is Knit Vlog.

It’s time to share another finished item with all of you and today it comes from the fabulous needles of Joy. So sit back and press play and watch as Jacqui models Joy’s latest knit. In the video, Joy introduces Gaudi by Julie Knits in Paris. This sweater was launched
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Birds of a Feather Vlog with Jacqui

Do you have a favourite summer shawl? In today’s vlog, Jacqui is sharing one of the This is Knit team’s favourites. The Birds of a Feather shawl is designed by Andrea Mowry (aka Drea Renee Knits). You can find this pattern on Ravelry, or in Issue 2 of Laine magazine,
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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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Morning Sky Vlog with Jacqui

In this vlog, Jacqui takes us through the beautiful Morning Sky pattern by Heidi Kirrmaier in the gorgeous Erika Knight Studio Linen. We are trying to plan our Woollinn handknits and as it’s fast approaching we are taking a look back over what was on our needles this time last
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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 this pattern by Ailbíona MacLochlainn (A.K.A. LB Handknits) popped up a few weeks back
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Townhouse Yarns at Yarnporium

In today’s post we’ll be wrapping up our series of Yarnporium previews with a closer look at some Townhouse Yarns projects that we’ll be highlighting at the Show. If you missed any of our earlier posts then you can catch up with all the Yarnporium news right here. Birds of
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Fun Size Bundles of Cashmere!

We’ll be adding these wonderful splashes of colour to our stand at Woollinn next week – aren’t these just the cheeriest of fibre treasures?  They are Lux Adorna’s Fun Size Bundles of Sport Weight Cashmere and we will have 8 fabulous colour combinations to share with you all. Each bundle
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