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26 02, 2017

Crafting in Co. Clare

Crafting in Co. Clare We delve into indie dyeing and vegan felting with our columnist Jennifer Lienhard of Woolfinch Studios I’ve been busy over the last couple of months designing our very own [...]

22 02, 2017

Washi Tape Bookmarks

Craft Make An easy, kid-friendly paper craft project We love finding quick and easy crafting projects that are perfect for keeping the kids occupied for an afternoon. This simpe paper craft project makes [...]

22 02, 2017

Olann and Loves

Olann and Loves A collection of beautiful, quirky and useful crafts and kits from Ireland and around the world that caught our eyes Eco Mutt Natural Stuff for Dogs & Dog Lovers [...]

22 02, 2017

Podcast Reviews

Podcast Reviews We highlight some of our favourite knitting and crafty podcasts COTTAGE NOTEBOOK PODCAST We've been listening to the bi-weekly podcast from Nadia of Cottage Notebook since last October [...]

22 02, 2017

Book Reviews

Book Reviews We take a look at some knitting and crafting books Rag Rugs, Pillows, and More Over 30 ways to upcycle fabric for the home By Elspeth Jackson Price - £12.99 IBAN - [...]

22 02, 2017

Yarn Reviews

Yarn Review We review a range of warm and cosy yarns in aran weight and above There's nothing like a handmade garment to keep you warm and cosy.  Whether knitted or crocheted, being [...]

21 02, 2017

The Patchwork Diaries

The Patchwork Diaries We go on a patchwork adventure with our new columnist Aine Foley of Lismore Quilt Co. There is a touch of spring in the air. The crocuses are out and [...]

20 02, 2017

Chunky Love Cowl

Chunky Love Cowl This big and chunky cowl will keep you feeling warm and snuggly. It is quick and easy to make. MATERIALS Yarn: Super Chunky Yarn 60 metres/68 Yards Shown In: Stylecraft Special [...]

20 02, 2017

Marshmallow Hot Chocolate

Marshmallow Hot Chocolate Marshmallow Hot Chocolate is an aran weight, snuggly shawl with a simple lacework design. The design, by Ruth McKeon came from those cold chilly winter evenings. The kind that makes you hurry home faster. [...]

20 02, 2017

Embroidery: stitches in time

Embroidery: stitches in time Using a needle and thread to embellish clothing can be traced back thousands of years. And while the implements of embroidery (and some of the techniques) haven't changed, the craft [...]

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