Knitting, running, archaeology and bags

Episode 1 – Rambling Sam

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Show notes for Episode 1 Ramblin Sam


WIPS  note all links will be to Ravelry unless otherwise stated. Please email me at if you have any questions

My Wish  by Laura Linneman using Lornas Laces Shepherd Sock  in Frankensteins Cotillion and Serenknitty Merino Sock in Precious Metals on 4.0mm US 6 needles  Ravelry pattern

Whirlpool Socks  by Laura Nelkin using Blue Ridge Yarns Jubilee in Evening Jewel and beads from The Knitting Goddess   2.5mm US 1.5 needles from Knitting Socks with Handpainted Yarn by Carol Sulcoski. Project bag is from Nicsknots

Bubble Stream Socks by Cailyn Meyer using Barking Dog Yarns Opposites Attract in Tweedledee and Tweedledum on 2.5mm US 1.5 needles  Ravelry Pattern


Cabled Cowl # 168  Patons  pattern using Patons Trentino Chunky in colour 00170 using 7.0mm  questionable US 10.5 needles. You need to sign up on the Patons Website to get this free pattern

Colophon Mitts by Hunter Hammersen using String Theory Caper Sock in Solas a Cookie A Sock Club colourway on 3.25mm US 4.0 needles

Urchin Beret Tam by Ysolda Teague, from using Lang Mille Fiamme in unknown colourway on 7.0mm  questionable US 10.5 needles. Link is to Knitty pattern

Coming Up

Pigwidgeon Mitts by Kamilla Svanlund using Millamia Naturally Soft Merino

Headband with Cables and Bobbles by Drops Design link to Drops Design

Cecil the Computer Monster by Rebecca Danger from The Big Book of Knitted Monsters

New stuff

Cotton yarns from Purplelinda Crafts

Deeply Wicked in Sea Cuke from


Free 5k time trials at 9am on a Saturday courtesy of Parkrun

A couple of great websites with information on Orkney  Orkneyjar and Visit Orkney

The Random Bit
Spinning paraphernalia from, spindle bag from Jessalu

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