Thursday 11 November 2010


Greetings from the Crafty News Desk  - a  little later than usual -   I am thankfully coming out the other side of a bad dose of flu - still missing my voice but that could be a blessing to some.....  
Thank you all for your good wishes.

What an exciting and busy time it is for all of our Crafty Ireland Team - Treasury Challenges, Recycling jeans, loads of great new members and getting on the main page of the Etsy Handmade Holiday Gift Guide.  Whoo Hooo for all of our great crafters.  Details of all these milestones are in earlier articles on our team blog.

And so it continues -  news of more markets coming up over the weeks between now and Christmas:

Christ Church Cathedral is holding a Christmas Market in their Crypt on 4 Saturdays before Christmas
27 November 12 - 5pm;
4, 11, 18 December 10 - 5pm
For information go to their website CC market  Also you can email Lesley-Anne directly for information 
Sounds like a great place for a Seasonal Market.

Julia from  JF Illustrations has been in touch to let us know about a Christmas Market coming up  on 11th of December from 11am to 5pm at the Ramelton Town Hall, Ramelton, Letterkenny, Donegal Email for details.

There is word of a market coming up on 5 December in the Millhouse, Slane from 12 to 6pm.  Contact details are on the Team Facebook page ;  facebook

Where are some of our members this weekend?
Fancy a great day out in Dublin with a touch of Fancy Dress next Sunday?  Head down to the Ferocious Mingle Market  Mingle  and meet AnneMarie from byamor
Or you could head north on Sunday to the Belfast Fashion Souk Market souk and meet Brigitte from purlsofcolour
Down Limerick in the Milk Market you can meet Ruth from nicedaydesigns over the weekend.
  • If you would like to be included in the running list let me know and I will include details in the next blog post.  We would love to know where you are all selling over the coming weeks so we can stop by and say hello.  It will also let our followers know where you are so they can come and get some early Christmas pressies.

And now for the running list of markets - all details are given in earlier Crafty News Reports.

11-13 Kings Hall, Belfast
14 Bray
14 Navan

14 Bundoran
14 Ballinasloe
14 Killaloe
14 Belfast Fashion Souk
14 Ferocious Mingle Market, Dublin

19-20 Cookstown, Co Tyrone
20 Gardiner St. Dublin
20 Tournafulla, Co Limerick
20/21 Bunratty
21 Bray
26-28 Marley Park, Dublin
27 Ennis
27 Christchurch, Dublin
28 Ardee
28 Ranelagh, Dublin
28 Wicklow town
28 Ballinrobe, Co Mayo

4 ChristChurch Dublin
4-5 Bray
4-5 Drogheda
5 Dunboyne
5 Slane
5 Adare
5 Punchestown
10-11? Westport
11 ChristChurch, Dublin

11 Letterkenny
11-12 Russborough House, Wicklow
11 Glasnevin
12 Athboy
12 Leopardstown, Dublin
12 Loughrea
12 Souk, Belfast
18 ChristChurch Dublin
19 Castleblayney
19/20 University Concert Hall Limerick

That's if for this week, or at least until Monday next.  Do keep the information coming in.



  1. Glad to hear you're feeling better - thanks for the update!


  2. Welcome back to the land of the living, Mo!
    Great to have you back :)

  3. Hope you are feeling a lot better Mo.

    Must check out Christ Church - only down the road from me! And thanks for the mention. Anyone else doing the Ferocious Mingle this Sunday?

  4. Thanks for the comments ladies, its good to be back.