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Time for Tweed

The weather is really starting to bite here, so we’re very glad to have some toasty tweed garments to hand as preparation for our London adventures continues… We’ve just a small stand at Yarnporium – 2m x 2m – so I’m starting to stress a little about how to fit
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Bringing a Taste of Ireland to Yarnporium

It’s not long now until we hop on the plane to London! We’ve already sent 5 massive boxes of Irish goodies ahead of us to the venue and we’ll be fairly laden down with suitcases on Thursday too. Our focus for Yarnporium will be on some of the very best
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Eye catching Accessories at Yarnporium

    Yarn is absolutely our first love, but what exhibitor stand is complete without some fabulous accessories? We’ll be bringing along the Fringe Field Bag range *and* our exclusive Emerald Fibre Bag to Yarnporium this November. Fringe Field Bags At this is Knit we are a little picky about what we
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The Pointe Shawl by Julie Knits in Paris

In our last post, we mentioned that we are busy getting ready for Yarnporium and today we’re ready to reveal the first of the fabulous yarn kits that will be available at our stand in London.     This is the beautiful Pointe Shawl by Julie Knits in Paris ,
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We are going to Yarnporium!

You have read that right folks. We are off to one of London’s finest yarn festivals, Yarnporium and we are bringing some fabulous goodies along too! Would you like to see what we will be bringing? Oh, you would? Are you sure? Great! Because over the next few weeks we will be
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Echoes of Heather and Stone

  Join Carol Feller for the exclusive launch of her new book: Echoes of Heather and Stone here at This is Knit.    This Saturday sees Irish designer Carol Feller return to This is Knit to launch her latest book Echoes of Heather and Stone and we are very excited about the
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We’re Hiring!

Would you like to work with us? Read on for details of two part-time flexible opportunities (one at our Dublin shop and one with the potential to work remotely). Shop Assistant (Part-Time, Seasonal) We are seeking a new seasonal staff member, for a part-time shop assistant role. Ideal candidates will
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Introducing: “The Stitch Sessions”

Starting September 2018: Join Colette and Anne for the Stitch Sessions at This is Knit. The sessions will be happening roughly every fortnight on Saturday mornings from 11am to 1pm.  These get-togethers are designed with your needs in mind, so you can : Learn something new, Get help with a
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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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