Archive for May, 2013

Felt Classes Brooches with Holly – 13 June

Thursday, May 30th, 2013
Felt brooch

Felt brooch

We will be resuming felting class from Thurday June 13th next.

Join Holly Angle (a member of Feltmakers Ireland) on Thursday, 13th June at 10.30 am for a 2-hour class to make a beautiful felt brooch.  Create multi-layered brooches with wool, silk, cotton and many other fibres. No sewing is required for this amazing class

Venue:   The Constant Knitter, 88 Francis Street, Dublin 8

Date:      13th June, 2013

Time:     10.30 am to 12.30

Cost:      E30 per session or E100 for 4 classes (all materials included)

Enrol:   Holly  085 145 2288 or

Please book at least 3 days in advance.  Limit of 8 per session


Kids Summer Sewing Camp

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013
Summer Sewing Camp

Summer Sewing Camp

Fiona studied at The Glasgow School of Art in Textile Design and currently teaches Art in Secondary School so is more than qualified to teach such a class!  We will be running these camps throughout the Summer.

Creative Embroidery Workshop – 8th June

Sunday, May 19th, 2013
Creative Embroidery Workshop

Creative Embroidery Workshop

This 3-hour, hands-on workshop explores the creative techniques of hand embroidery using traditional basic stitches with a contemporary approach.

No previous sewing experience is required.

Venue:   The Constant Knitter, 88 Francis Street, Dublin 8

Date:      Saturday, 8th June

Time:     10.30 to 13.30

Cost:      Euro 35 – includes all materials

To enrol: or 087 769 0873

Crochet Crash Course – Sun 26th May

Saturday, May 18th, 2013
Crochet Crash Course

Crochet Crash Course

Ideal for beginners and refreshers who know how to make a basic circle and would like to move on to make baskets, hats etc

You will learn working in the round, increasing, decreasing, the magic circle method and how to read a written pattern.

Hook and yarn provided.

Date:  Sunday 26 May

Venue:   The Constant Knitter, 88 Francis Street, Dublin 8

Time:  2 to 5pm

Cost:  Euro 35 (including hook and yarn)

Contact:  087 616 0587 or ReadySetStitch on Facebook

Sock Stop

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013
Rico Sock Stop

Rico Sock Stop

Sock Stop by Rico now available at The Constant Knitter.  By applying little dots of this latex to your knitted socks, you can create a sturdy rubber sole