Knitting, running, archaeology and bags

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 54 – Jane Austen’s House

Show notes

Geeky Puffin Knit Palooza

Works in progress

Toe-up Socks using Laughing Yaffle Self Striping Sock in Tree Frog on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles

Ochre by Veera Valimaki using Nimu Yarns (no longer dying) Skiddaw in Robin on 3.75mm/US 5 needles

Finished spinning
Blended Top by Spin City UK
Spinning in Progress
Suffolk fibre in Winter Moss from Hilltop Cloud
Also mentioned Tour de Fleece
Shiny New Things
Spinners Control Card from Hilltop Cloud
Stash T-shirt and Mother of All Tags from Gusler Design
Cardigan clasps from Ingo Design
Jane Austen’s House Museum
Jane Austen: A Life by Claire Tomalin
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Retreat Reminder

Sign-ups for the Geeky Puffin Knit Palooza start today from 3pm GMT. Find out more and book at the website

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We are excited to announce the Geeky Puffin Knit Palooza retreat, taking place from 29 October to 1 November 2015 in Edinburgh. Sign ups will be open from 1 December 2014. There’s a Ravelry group at,  for chatter, announcements and other fun and the website will be up soon.  Yay!

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