Category Archives: Knitting | Art | Crafts

  1. Knitted Knockers for Breast Cancer Ireland

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    October 12, 2017 by Evin

    Olann and is hosting a #knockeralong at Mad Monk in Midleton on Wednesday, 25 October 7-10pm. Tickets are €20 each and includes a special …
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  2. Warm and Woolly campaign for the Simon Community

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    November 15, 2015 by Evin

    Olann and announces the launch of the Warm and Woolly campaign for the Simon Community

    Lora Millar and Deirdre McArdle of Ireland’s fibre and craft magazine Olann and announced the launch of the Warm and Woolly campaign in association with the Simon Community.

  3. Cork Wools moved to Castle Street


    July 31, 2015 by Evin

    Cork Wools local yarn store on Castle Street in Cork

    Local favourite wool shop, Cork Wools, was nestled in the English Market arcade until this summer when it moved to its new and current location on Castle Street facing Cornmarket. The new space is technically smaller, but with more natural light it feels more spacious and inviting.

  4. Knit Local: Vivi’s Trading in Kinsale and Smudge Yarns

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    July 7, 2015 by Evin

    Vivi's Trading in Kinsale with Smudge Yarns

    As you know, I’m a fan and friend of Smudge Yarns. We recently collaborated together and with Suzanne McEndoo on …
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  5. Knit Local with These Islands

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    March 16, 2015 by Evin

    I’m delighted to tell you about a project I’ve been working on for the last year that finally launches this …
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  6. Vote Local – Carol Feller for Best Craftsy Knitting Instructor’s Blog

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    January 27, 2015 by Evin

    There is currently a vote on Craftsy for Best Blog Awards 2015 and knitwear designer, author, and Corkonian Carol Feller is in …
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  7. Bake Knit Sew: A Recipe and Craft Project Annual – My Book Launch at Vibes & Scribes

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    October 10, 2014 by Evin

    My book is done! After 13 months, my book project is complete. It was a long road filled with designing, …
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  8. Smudge Yarns of Cork

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    February 2, 2014 by Evin

    Cork is fortunate enough to have three independent hand-dyed yarn companies here and this weekend I sat down with Sara …
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  9. Knit, Bake, Sew Book: My Kickstarter Project is Live

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    November 22, 2013 by Evin

    I am working on a book with one knitting or sewing project and one corresponding baking recipe for each month …
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  10. Adrigole Arts in West Cork

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    September 17, 2013 by Evin

    Earlier this month, I had the joy of getting to visit Bere Island with my bestie. On the drive back, …
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