The Constant Knitter

Local yarn shop (LYS)
88 Francis Street
Dublin 8, Dublin Dublin 8
087 996 7197
Ravelry patterns are available to purchase in this shop

Coronavirus pandemic: Information for customers

During Covid19, we are operating as an online and 'click & collect' business. For 'click & collect' simply put your order through as usual. At the end of the order process, you will be given the option to pick up your order and avoid shipping costs. We will let you know when it's ready and you can simply knock on our door and we will hand you your package. Simples! Stay safe everybody!


Shop hours may be affected by Coronavirus. Please call ahead!

Monday Closed
Tuesday - Wednesday 10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wheelchair access no
Seating available yes
Free wireless yes


I carry the Irish brands Studio Donegal, Cushendale and the locally dyed The Fibre Kitchen, Comeragh Yarns and Green Elephant. I also carry Schoppel, West Yorkshire Spinners, Katia, Adriafil, Rial Filati, King Cole, Rico. I am the only supplier in Ireland of the iconic brand Brooklyn Tweed and I carry the HiyaHiya brand of knitting needles. I also have lots of crochet threads (Maxi, Lizbeth, Katia Jaipur and Mako 5), lots of felting and spinning fibres. Also a full range of DMC embroidery threads and other embroidery supplies. Finally I have a huge range of buttons, notions and accessories.

There is a beautiful bright studio over the shop which is ideal for classes, workshops and other functions.

I have credit card facilities - minimum €12 spend

Shop staff



Brands that have been purchased at this shop.

  • Adriafil
    last stashed Jan 2020
  • Anchor
  • Brooklyn Tweed
    last stashed Jul 2020
  • Comeragh Yarns and Fiber
    last stashed Feb 2020
  • Cushendale Woollen Mills
    last stashed Aug 2020
  • Donegal Wool Spinning Company
  • Greta and the Fibers
    last stashed Dec 2019
  • Handy Hands
  • Hedgehog Fibres
    last stashed Jan 2020
  • Jamieson's of Shetland
    last stashed Feb 2020
  • Juniper Moon Farm
    last stashed Nov 2019
  • Katia
    last stashed Jun 2020
  • King Cole
  • Olann Hand Dyed in Ireland
    last stashed Jun 2020
  • Rial SNC
    last stashed Oct 2020
  • Rico Design
    last stashed Apr 2020
  • Schoppel-Wolle
    last stashed Oct 2020
  • Studio Donegal
    last stashed Sep 2020
  • Stylecraft
    last stashed Jul 2020
  • The Fibre Kitchen
  • Townhouse Yarns
    last stashed Dec 2019
  • West Yorkshire Spinners
    last stashed Oct 2020