Archives for Pattern Faves

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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Townhouse Yarns Projects at Woollinn

Ramble Shawl by Andrea Mowry pictured in colourways Oíche and Prism.  For the past few weeks Jenny has been dyeing exclusively for Woollinn, creating colour combinations and sets for a (growing!) line up of stunning samples that we will have on display.  During that time we’ve suspended online sales of
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Bealtaine “ The Official Woollinn Shawl”

  From now until Woollinn on May 25th we will be sharing sneak peaks on the TIK blog about what you can expect to see from us on the This is Knit stand at Woollinn. In fact, there is so much that we are finding it hard to squeeze it
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Winter Honey

With no real sign yet of spring here in Dublin (or much elsewhere that we hear of), we thought it fitting to bring you another winter-warmer project today.  Jacqui has more or less been living in her “Winter Honey“, so we asked her to tell us a little more about
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The Weekender

Back in January I was lucky enough to attend the extravaganza that is Vogue Knitting Live in New York. When the tickets first went on sale I absolutely leapt at the chance to take a class with Andrea Mowry, especially as the topic was something I had been dying to
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Tread

Sometimes a pattern comes along that is one skein’s worth of perfection. A design that takes one decidedly posh unit of yarn and gives you permission to *go for it*, because you know it will turn out this beautifully: That pattern is “Tread” and it was designed specifically to use
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