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Episode 58 – Fibre, socks and shawls

Show Notes

Finished Objects

gramps by tincanknits using Berocco Vintage in Chocolate and Aquae

Works in Progress

Hartwith by Rachel Coopey using Drops Alpaca in colour 2919

Plain socks using String Theory Colorworks Self Striping in Trifolium

Sweet Cables by Joji Locatelli using DyeNinja Wool Silk DK in South Seas

Piper’s Journey by Paula Emmons-Fuessle using MadelineTosh Tosh DK in Whiskers and Volga – KAL details can be found here

Shiny New Things

Fibre from Porpoise Fur – Ironwork Hat Kit, BFL in Death to MRSA and Merino/Flax in Coommassie Blue

Fibre from Aphaia – Merino, Shetland and Soybean in Nootka

Coffee with C.C.

Retreat News

Sign ups begin on Tuesday 12 April 2016 at 3pm BST. More details can be found here

 

 

 

 

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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 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 46 – Unwinding

Episode 46

Show notes

Upcoming Events

UnwindBrighton 12-13 July 2014 – UK podcaster meet up

Knit Alongs/Prizes

For details please see the knitrundig group on Ravelry

Current Toy KAL/CAL ends 31 March.

Win a lovely skein of yarn from The Knitting Goddess

Next KAL is Rachel Coopey, win a pattern

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

Woven Tea Towel by Angela Tong from Craftsy Class Rigid Heddle Weaving

Jay, the Bird by Stacey Trock from Craftsy Class Woodland Creatures Amigurumi

Spinning

SSK in 100% Polwarth by Gale’s Art

Shop News

The next update will be on Friday 28 March at 5pm GMT

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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 41 Sock Bunny Retreat Special

Show notes

Works in progress

Katniss Socks by Rose Hiver  in The Knitting Goddess Merino Nylon Sock in Forks on 2.5mm/ US 1.5 needles

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

Ochre by Veera Valimaki in Nimu Yarns Skiddaw in Robin  (dyer no longer in production) on 4mm/ US 6 needles

Miss Winkle by Martina Behm in The Cyborg’s Craft Room Assockilate in Locutus on 3mm/ US 2.5 needles

Finished  Objects

Scylla by Fiona Lucas in The Knitting Goddess Merino Nylon Sock in Day of the Dead on 2.5mm/ US 1.5 needles

Cat Illusion Dishcloth by Kimberly Kwon in Lily Sugar ‘n’ Creme and Peaches ‘n’ Creme on 4.5mm/US 7 needles

Stashbuster Scarf by Angela Tong from the Craftsy class Rigid Heddle Weaving

Woven Scarf using The Knitting Goddess Merino Nylon Sock in Sunset (weft yarn) and Malabrigo Sock in Royal (warp yarn)

Spinning

Finished – Superwash Merino in Route 66 by Rosy Retro 

Alpaca/Silk/Shetland by Hilltopcloud

In progress – Texel fibre from Hilltopcloud  in Wood Pile

Shiny New Things

Bags by Rain Storm Studios

Yarn from Daizie Knits and SockBunny Studios

Prizes from KikiBoo Bags, Yen for Yarn, Retro Lemon Studios and Vintage Rose

Goodie bag sponsors – Leading Men Fiber Arts, Kimberly Gintar, Absolute Wonder, Paula Emons-Fuessle, Stitched by Jessalu, Kikiboo Bags, Deborah Tomasello, StarKnits, Mindy Vasil, Multicraftual, Sunny Shoppe

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