Archive for August, 2013

Schoppel Wolle just in

Monday, August 26th, 2013
Schoppel Wolle Admiral Starke 6

Schoppel Wolle Admiral Starke 6

Some new Schoppel-Wolle just in!  Some more of the ever-popular Zauberball 100 and the new Admiral Starke 6 sockyarn.  150g of this gorgeous yarn gives you 400m.  Contains 75% superwash wool and 25% polyamide.  It is knit on size 3 to 3.5mm needles and comes in lovely solid colours.

 

Sewing Workshop, Sat 31 August

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013
Sewing workshop

Sewing workshop

Maria Tapper is back again with her final workshop until November…….

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

Date:     Saturday, 31 August from 2.00 to 6.00pm

Cost       Euro 55 (includes light lunch)

 

Irish Crochet / Clones Lace Workshop

Sunday, August 11th, 2013
Clones Lace Burano Mask

Clones Lace Burano Mask

Maire Treanor is back on Saturday, 7th September for a Clones Lace workshop.  Maire has taught Clones Lace all over the world.  Her book, Clones Lace, The Story and Patterns of an Irish Crochet, is in its second edition.

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

Time:        11am – 4pm

Cost:          Euro 50

To Enrol:   087 996 7197 or info@theconstantknitter.ie

 

Feltmaking with Holly Angle

Sunday, August 11th, 2013
Feltmaking classes with Holly Angle

Feltmaking classes with Holly Angle

Holly Angle is back with her feltmaking classes on Thursday mornings from 10.30 to 1pm.   We have some beautiful samples in the shop of what will be made in class.    Contact Holly on 085 1452 288 for information or to book

 

Smudge Yarns Delivery!!

Thursday, August 8th, 2013
Smudge Yarns Merino Superwash Laceweight. Hand-dyed in Ireland

Smudge Yarns Merino Superwash Laceweight. Hand dyed in Ireland

One of the best parts of my job is opening boxes arriving to the shop.  Yesterday it was a shipment of Merino laceweight in 9 delightful colours from Sarah of Smudge Yarns in Cork!!  These were all hand dyed in Ireland by Sara specially for The Constant Knitter.  She worked with me on choosing the colours and I’m delighted with them all.

Holidays – Closed from Mon 12 Aug to Wed 21 Aug :)

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

The shop will be closed for 10 days from Monday 12th August to Wednesday 21st August while I go on holiday…..

Studio Donegal – new stock in

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Studio Donegal Soft

Studio Donegal Soft

Every colour in stock for Donegal Soft and a few new ones added in the Donegal Tweed