knitrundig

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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 44 Emergency hat

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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 6 Full of Cold

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Episode 6 – Full of Cold please click here to view the podcast. I can’t get the embed code to work 😦

Prize draw – please go over to the knitrundig podcast group on Ravelry and post in the thread. Open to group members only, please.

Sockalong – chat thread will be opened today, and the finished object thread opened on 1 January

Works in Progress

Burning Rings of Fire by Kirsten Kapur using Fibernymph Dye Works Bounce Sock in TARDIS on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needle

Great Googlie Mooglie Socks using Knitterly Things Vesper Sock in Great Googlie Mooglie on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needle

Epic Fail Hexagon Blankie!

Finished Objects

Rhossili Beach Watch Cap by Wendy Johnson using I Knit or Dye Hotter than July on 4.5mm/US 7 needles

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

Spinning

Cloudlover Polwarth Fibre in Haunted Vineyard, The Knit Girllls SAL colourway

Shiny New Things

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Episode 2 – Now with less hair

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

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

Rowan Knit Kit Striped Scarf using Rowan Shimmer and Kidsilk Haze, 3.25 mm US 3 needles

Headband with Cables and Bobbles by Drops Design link to Drops Design. 2.5mm us 1.5 needles

FO’s

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

Anemie by Theresia Lew using Sokkusu O in Imperial Monkey (hand-dyed by me), 3.25mm US 3 needles

Coming Up

Dancing Batty Shawl by Meta Libenter using Fyberspates Sparkle Sock in I Knit London (Not Just) Sock Club September colourway. KAL with the Knitabulls podcast Ravelry Group

Fall Colours KAL in Rainlover Knits podcast Ravelry group. I will  be using the Knitterly Things Vesper Sock in Autumn Sky

Chadwick by Stephen West from WestKnits Book One, using Barking Dog Yarns Sirius in Raspberry Sorbet and Asphalt Jungle

New stuff

Great Googlie Mooglie Vesper Sock from Knitterly Things

Bumblebee in Squoosh from Fibernymph Dye Works

Running

What motivates to you get out of the door? Please share on the blog or in the knitrundig podcast Ravelry group.

Digging
A link to a brief report on the final season of excavation at Hatch Furlong, Ewell

Books by Lindsey Davis – Amazon.co.uk link

The Random Bit

Creative Quilting Shop

Books by Gail Lawther

Contact me:

stealthdragon on Ravelry and Plurk

knitrundig on twitter

knitrundig@gmail.com

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