Archive for April, 2010

The Constant Knitter at Shebeen Chic

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010


Fabulous cottons from €2.15; Manos del Uruguay laceweight from €13; sock yarn from €2.90 and some linen and linen mixes

Date:    Sunday, 2nd May

Venue:  Shebeen Chic, South Great George’s St (opposite The George)

Time:    12 noon to 5.30pm

Manos Lace has arrived

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010


 Arrived yesterday in 10 colours – 70% baby alpaca, 25% silk, 5% cashmere.  Approx 400m per 50g skein.  Should be on website in next week or so ……

The Constant Knitter at Shebeen Chic

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010


The Constant Knitter  is taking a stall at Crafty Market on Sunday, 2nd May next.  This will be at Shebeen Chic on South Great George’s St – opposite The George.

There will be lots of cottons in exquisite colours (from €2.15 to €2.70 for 50g), some linen and some Manos del Uruguay laceweight  in 10 colours and lots of sock yarn.

Paris 100% cotton (50g, 75m).  Knit on 5mm needles

Muskat 100% Egyptian mercerised cotton (50g, 100m).  Knit on 4mm needles

Safran 100% Egyptian cotton (50g,  160m).  Knit on 3.5mm needles

Lin 100% linen (50g, 120m).  Knit on 3.5mm needles

Fabel sock yarn – 75% wool superwash, 25% polyamide  (50g, 205m). Knit on 2.5mm needles

Mweag, maker of fabulous stitch markers, will be there also.

Date:    Sunday, 2nd May

Venue:  Shebeen Chic

Time:  12 noon to 5.30pm

Bring your knitting, crochet, spinning, whatever and have a coffee

 we look forward to seeing you there !!