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Episode 50 #comfortknitting

Show Notes

Prizes! – see the Ravelry group for details

Comfort Knitting KAL

Finished Objects

Pin Striped Socks by Julia Swart using Trailing Clouds Mind the Gap on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles

Cloud on Her Shoulders by Diana Troldahl using Debbie Bliss Paloma

Works in Progress

Aislinn (CustomFit) by Amy Herzog using Debbie Bliss Blue Faced Leicester DK in Sage on 4mm/ US 6 needles

Old Bones by Ashley Knowlton using Posh Yarn Elinor Aran in No Excuses on 4.5mm/US 7 needles

Blurred Lines Socks by Megan Williams using Twisted Limone Tangy in Country Garden on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles

Spinning

Finished Objects

Jump 1042 hand blended fibre by HilltopCloud

Orange Rolags by Unwind Yarn Company

In Progress

Rainbow Clouds Biffle Fibre (Blue Faced Leicester) by Easyknits.co.uk

Shiny New Things

Cascade Heritage Sock Yarn and Heritage Hand Paints

Textured Batt by Spin City UK

Langdale Aran in Algae and Green Tea by Eden Cottage Yarns

Isle of Arran

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Episode 49 Coffee, Ice Cream and Yarn Fumes

Show notes

Finished Object

Something Silver by Veera Valimaki in Wendy Jubilee DK using 4.5mm/ US 7 needles

Works in Progress

Pin Striped Socks by Julia Swart using Trailing Clouds Mind the Gap on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles

Cloud on Her Shoulders by Diana Troldahl using Debbie Bliss Paloma

Spinning

Jump 1042 hand blended fibre by HilltopCloud

Shiny New Things

Details to follow asap

Digging

North Leigh Roman Villa

Coffee and Ice Cream

Small Batch Coffee Company

Gelato Gusto

Shop News

The next knitrundig shop update will be on Saturday 19 July

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Episode 48 Clamour

Show Notes

Upcoming Events

UnwindBrighton 12-13 July 2014 – UK podcaster meet up at 1pm on Saturday 12 July
Knit Alongs/Prizes

For details please see the knitrundig group on Ravelry

Current KAL is any pattern by Rachel Coopey and ends 16 May.

Works in Progress

Something Silver by Veera Valimaki in Wendy Jubilee DK using 4.5mm/ US 7 needles

Purple Purl by Julia Temiseva using Into The Whirled Polwarth/Silk in Children of Time – my handspun 2-ply

Spinning

SSK in 100% Polwarth by Gale’s Art

Hill Radnor washed fleece from HilltopCloud

Shiny New Things

Exmoor Horn Turquoise Gradient from HilltopCloud

Spring BFL/Tussah Silk by Fibernymph

Archaeology

Rollright Stones

Shop News

The next update will be on Friday 18 April.

There will be a Woodland Life club starting in May 2014, pm or email me if you would like further details.

 

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Episode 47 Aimless

Show Notes

Upcoming Events

UnwindBrighton 12-13 July 2014 – UK podcaster meet up at 1pm on Saturday 12 July
Knit Alongs/Prizes

For details please see the knitrundig group on Ravelry

Current KAL is any pattern by Rachel Coopey and ends 16 May.

Works in Progress

Something Silver by Veera Valimaki in Wendy Jubilee DK using 4.5mm/ US 7 needles

Purple Purl by Julia Temiseva using Into The Whirled Polwarth/Silk in Children of Time – my handspun 2-ply

Spinning

SSK in 100% Polwarth by Gale’s Art

Shiny New Things

Titus from Baa Ram Ewe in Mild

Stuff a Sock in It in Silver Lining from Purple Goddess Designs

Archaeology

Roman Bath

Shop News

The next update will be on Friday 11 April.

There will be a Woodland Life club starting in May 2014, pm or email me if you would like further details.

 

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Episode 45 Oops I’d best thread that again

Show notes

Works in Progress

Something Silver by Veera Valimaki in Wendy Jubilee DK using 4.5mm/ US 7 needles

Purple Purl by Julia Temiseva using Into The Whirled Polwarth/Silk in Children of Time – my handspun 2-ply

Finished Objects

Kingfisher Socks (plain cuff down socks) in Knitterly Things Vesper Sock in Autumn Sky on 2.25mm/ US 1 needles, with the Fish Lips Kiss Heel by Sox Therapist

Fiery Curlicue Necklace by Lindsay Obermeyer from Jewelry with a Hook by Terry Taylor using Colinette Jitterbug in Fire on a 2.75mm / C crochet hook

Spinning

SSK in 100% Polwarth by Gale’s Art

Shiny New Things

Craftspun Yarns aran weight yarn

Habu bamboo copper

Apples & Pears sock yarn

Lucky Cats wall hanging from Stitch Witch

Jumbo Bag kit from Bobbin Patch

Needle felted elephant kit from Felt Creative

Archaeology

Vindolanda

The Random Bit

My patchwork blanket and other knitted things

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Episode 44 Emergency hat

Show notes to follow

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Episode 43 Hot off the wheel

Show notes

Works in Progress

Kingfisher Socks (plain cuff down socks) in Knitterly Things Vesper Sock in Autumn Sky on 2.25mm/ US 1 needles

Something Silver by Veera Valimaki in Wendy Jubilee DK using 4.5mm/ US 7 needles

Finished Objects

Old finished object Citron by Hilary Smith Callis

Spinning

Texel fibre from Hilltopcloud  in Wood Pile

Shiny New Things

Hilltopcloud Best of British Manx Loughtan in Sochi

Fibernymph Dye Works Polwarth in Woodland Wimsey

Tempted Handpainted Yarns & Fibers Good Grrl in All my love

Stitch markers by Rycrafty

Digging

Natural History Museum exhibition Britain: One Million Years of the Human Story

The Random Thing

Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

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Episode 42 General Sort of Mishmash

Show notes

Works in Progress

Kingfisher Socks (plain cuff down socks) in Knitterly Things Vesper Sock in Autumn Sky on 2.25mm/ US 1 needles

Something Silver by Veera Valimaki in Wendy Jubilee DK using 4.5mm/ US 7 needles

Finished Objects

Rowan Knit Kit Scarf in Kidsilk Haze and Shimmer on 3.25mm/ US 3 needles

Woven scarf using Posh Knits Erin and Easyknits.co.uk Superbiffle in Blizzard

Spinning

Alpaca/Silk/Shetland by Hilltopcloud

In progress – Texel fibre from Hilltopcloud  in Wood Pile

Shiny New Things

Hilltopcloud Shetland Trio and 4 bumps of BFL/Baby Camel

Sparkleduck Genie in Dovely

Fyberspates Scrumptious Lace in Wine Gum

Wrapped in Color by Deborah Tomasello

Clearwater by Mindy Vasil

If it Moves, Shoot It Zoe Kerchief by OneHandKnits

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Episode 8 – Hello Kitties

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For more information on the Snuggles KAL please visit my Ravelry group – knitrundig podcast

WIPS

Sock it to Me (for Girls) Vicki K. Byram from One Skein Sock Yarn Wonders using The Knitting Goddess 4-ply Merino Sock in Forget Me Not on 3.5mm/US 4.0 needles

Sock Yarn Blanket by Shelly Kang using various mini skeins and sock yarn scraps on 2.75mm/US 2 needles

Drop Stitch Scarf  by Christine Vogel using Grundl Pries hit yarn (not on Ravelry) on 4.5mm/US 7 needles

Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder using The Knitting Goddess 4-ply merino nylon sock in Forks on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles

Mittens For Me KAL by Laura Linneman using The Knitting Goddess  4-ply merino nylon sock in Jubilee Line and Victoria Line

Finished Objects

Thin Ice by Laura Linneman 4.0mm/US 6 and 4.5mm/US 7 needles using Posh Yarn Hannah in Lingua Franca
Afterthought Heel Socks by Laura Linneman Knitterly Things Vesper Sock Great Googlie Mooglie Vanilla Socks 2.5mm / US 1.5 needles

Shiny New Things

The Knitting Goddess 4-ply merino nylon sock in The Luggage

SpinningFates Shiva Sock in Laissez les bons temps roules – with Bags and More from Knitting’s My Bag

Easyknits.co.uk Biffle sock in Dragon Party

Digging

Barcombe Roman Villa

Random Thing

Battersea Dogs and Cats Home

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Episode 7 – The one with too much yawning!

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Show notes

Congratulations to suzie, prize draw winner!
WIPs

Thin Ice by Laura Linneman 4.0mm/US 6 and 4.5mm/US 7 needles using Posh Yarn Hannah in Lingua Franca

Knitterly Things Vesper Sock Great Googlie Mooglie Vanilla Socks 2.5mm / US 1.5 needles

Chevron Lace Fingerless Mitts by Lynn A Evans using The Knitting Goddess Merino Nylon Sock in Bramble

Cadence Socks by Very Busy Monkey using Babylonglegs BooSock in Petrolhead

Finished Objects

Nothing to show!

Shiny New Things

Oink Pigments Sock Yarn in Teal Appeal

Digging

http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/learning/features_facts/digging/invasion/s2.html

http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/London-Wall/Whats-on/Galleries/medieval/People/147010/

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