Way back in July, a friend and I travelled up to the Big Smoke to attend a book launch at The Constant Knitter. The book, Little Loom Weaving, is the culmination of a year’s hard [...]
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We’re so excited to be launching our second Olann and Crochet-a-long. We hope you’ll join us. The Ballymoney Blanket has been created for us by crochet designer Melanie Thomassian aka Wee Yarn. Crocheted in double [...]
Victoria Shawl The Victoria Shawl is the second design from lace knitter extraordinaire Aisling Doonan aka Rubysasha. Knitted using one skein of hand dyed 4ply/fingering weight yarn it's perfect to wear dressed up or down. Wanting to make a [...]
Ballymoney Blanket Designed by Melanie Thomassian aka Wee Yarn, the Ballymoney Blanket is an easy modular crochet make that's perfect for baby and will become a much cherished, heirloom piece, handed down through the family. [...]
The Patchwork Diaries We go on a no-sew patchwork star adventure with our columnist Aine Foley of Lismore Quilt Co. This is a ‘no sew’ zone. Wonderful effects can be achieved by simply [...]
Our regular column from Roger Clarke, an alpaca farmer from Tyrone in Northern Ireland, will chart the goings-on on the farm throughout the year. We’ll hear all about the exploits of Roger's herd of alpacas. As Autumn [...]
Diary of an Eco Dyer We catch up with our columnist Jennifer Lienhard of Apple Oak Fibre Works The last couple of months have flown and things are as busy as ever, but [...]
Book Reviews We take a look at some of the latest knitting, crochet and crafting books available now. The Second Drawer Down Verity Castledine £16.00 ISBN: 9780995533325 Trulyhooked.com The [...]
We were delighted to speak with well known Lucinda Guy about her work as a designer, the books she has published and what's in the pipeline. Can you tell us a little about your fibre [...]
Carlow Fabric & Crafts We put Carlow Fabric & Crafts shop in the spotlight. Tell us a little bit about your shop? Carlow Fabric & Crafts is based in Haddens Carpark in Carlow town. [...]