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Multicoloured knitted triangle squares

7 tips for choosing yarn colours online

We all appreciate being able to buy wool online, especially during the pandemic. However, buying yarn you have never seen in real life has its pitfalls. Colour alone can be a minefield!

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The Knitted Teddy Bear Book Review

As much as I love crochet, if you want to make a proper, distinguished looking teddy bear, you need to get out the knitting needles.

Sandra Polley’s book ‘The Knitted Teddy Bear’ has 18 different patterns to choose from, in all shapes and sizes. Read more…

Where to find craft magazines in Dublin

I love reading craft magazines. At a cost of 7-9 euro each, this can easily become an expensive habit! Luckily I often have gift vouchers so I can get my fix without feeling guilty. Despite the huge variety of craft magazines available, many newsagents don’t stock them unfortunately. Here are some shops in Dublin that have a good selection: Read more…