Aine – An Irish Lass knit doll kit

$23.85

Aine, (awn + ye) is an ancient Irish name that means “splendor, radiance, brilliance.” Aine is associated with midsummer and the sun, was a Celtic Goddess of summer, wealth and sovereignty and also a Faery Queen. She is sometimes represented by a red mare and appears in folktales as “the best-hearted woman who ever lived, lucky in love and in money.”

This little doll is 29cm tall and has knitted fingers, toes, ears and a nose. The mouth, eyes and eyebrows are embroidered on and the hair is knotted to the head.

  • Description

    Description

    Aine, (awn + ye) is an ancient Irish name that means “splendor, radiance, brilliance.” Aine is associated with midsummer and the sun, was a Celtic Goddess of summer, wealth and sovereignty and also a Faery Queen. She is sometimes represented by a red mare and appears in folktales as “the best-hearted woman who ever lived, lucky in love and in money.”

    This little doll has knitted fingers, toes, ears and a nose. The mouth, eyes and eyebrows are embroidered on and the hair is knotted to the head.

    Skill level: Intermediate

    Size
    30cm x 11cm x 8cm

    Care/Cleaning/Storage Instructions
    Hand wash in cool water. Squeeze gently, do not twist or wring. Dry flat on back. Rearrange stuffing if necessary when dry. Store with a little scented soap or camphor wood blocks.

    Other Information
    Kit contains 165g of ColourSpun Pure Cotton yarn, 100g of ColourSpun Pure Merino super wash Fibre Fill, and a FREE pattern. Please note that colours may differ slightly from the original. Not included: 4mm Knitting needles

  • Additional information

    Additional information

    Weight 300 g
    Dimensions 16 × 10 × 20 cm