Posts Tagged ‘felting’

Merino wool tops with tussah silk

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014
Dyed merino wool tops + Tussah silk

Dyed merino wool tops + Tussah silk

Perfect for hand felting, hand spinning and many other uses, these beauties area a combination of dyed merino wool tops (70%) and tussah silk (30%) to create a rainbow blend with a silky sheen

Felting & Spinning Fibres

Thursday, March 20th, 2014
Felting Fibres

Felting Fibres

Just a fraction of the new felting fibres in today including merino, Blue Faced Leicester etc

Stocking fillers for under a tenner

Friday, December 6th, 2013
HiyaHiya Dumpling Case and Markers

HiyaHiya Dumpling Case and Markers

Coming in colourful, assorted brocades, these adorable dumpling cases contains six yarn ball stitch markers. Simply squeeze the case to open and release to close. They are approximately 3″ long and just under 2″ at the widest point.

The Yarn Ball Stitch Markers contained in the dumpling, come in various colours and will fit needle sizes up to 15US/10mm.

Stocking fillers for under a fiver

Friday, December 6th, 2013
Latex Sock Stop

Latex Sock Stop

By applying little drops of this latex onto slippers, socks etc you create a sturdy, abrasion-resistant sole.  Suitable for use on wool, cotton, felt or acrylic.

 

Feltmaking classes on Wednesday evenings

Friday, September 13th, 2013

Feltmaking class

Feltmaking class

Feltmaking classes have been re-scheduled from Thursday mornings to Wednesday evenings at 6.30.  Contact Holly on 085 145 2288 for details.

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

 

Feltmaking class: necklace

Friday, July 5th, 2013

 

Felt Necklace

Felt Necklace

Learn to make beautiful rope necklaces from wool, silk and fabric.  Can be accessorised with interesting buttons or found objects.

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

Date & Time:  Tuesday July 9th, from 6.30 to 8.30pm

Cost Euro 30 – includes all materials

To book contact Holly on 085 145 2288

 

Felting Fibres

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Merino felting fibres

Merino felting fibres

Just arrived in today – hundreds of new colours in Merino fibres, plus some Wensleydale top, wet felting kits, and felting needles

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 knitnight@hotmail.com

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

 

Felt Folk Puppets

Sunday, April 7th, 2013
Felt Folk Puppets

Felt Folk Puppets

These beautiful puppets were designed and hand made in Ireland by Jean.  Each puppet is made with pure Merino wool and the clothes are made from felt and recycled silk.  The puppets have very fine movements and are all completely individual.  They made their debut at the Wexford Opera Festival 2012!