Friday, August 12, 2022

Episode 276 - Knitting Notions


As Gayle and I see old episodes while we are migrating to a new podcast hosting service we will probably revisit some topics we've discussed in the past. Things change over a decade as we find when we discuss what is in our knitting notions bags/boxes/tins!

What are we wearing?
Wishes Cardigan by Joji Locatelli
Sharlene's Wishes Cardigan

What are we stalking?
Deschain by Leila Raven
Gabrielle by Leila Raven
Circles of Light by Kristina Vilimaite
Travel Mode 2.0 by Susanne Sommer
Travel Mode by Susanne Sommer
Volia blouse by Titi Lutsak

What are we knitting?
Zephyr pullover test knit
Zephyr (Worsted) by Celia McAdam Cahill
Anker's Hat by PetiteKnit
Tweedy from Hedgehog Fibers featuring Madelinetosh thread waste
Irma Hat by Aneta Gasiorowska
Rituals by Joji Locatelli


Thank you to our sponsor Jimmy Beans Wool!









What have we finished?
Ranunculus by Midori Hirosi
Musselburgh by Ysolda Teague

Friday, July 29, 2022

Episode 275 - Knitting Reviews


What are we wearing?
Elorie by Elizabeth Doherty
Sharlene's Elorie
No Sweat Shirt by Park Williams

What are we stalking?
Sprinkled with Kindness by Cally Monster
Log Cabin Square by Julie Harrison
Riika Top by Rosa P
Shifty by Andrea Mowry
Cloud Iridescence by Kathryn Bernard
Hunter Hammersen's patterns

What are we knitting?
Ranunculus by Midori Hirosi
Zephyr by Celia McAdam Cahill
Ruffle Socks by PetiteKnit
Memory Blanket by Georgie Nicolson



Thank you to our sponsor Infinite Twist!
















What have we finished?
The Frank Shawl by Joji Locatelli
Foret by Eri Shimizu

We chat about some new yarns we've tried and two new products from Akerworks!

Friday, July 15, 2022

Episode 274 - Knitting Viral Patterns

 


What are we wearing? 
Current by Cecily Glowik MacDonald
Elton by Joji Locatelli

What are we stalking?
Tune by Ankestrick
Lace & Fade Boxy by Joji Locatelli
Tile a day blanket by Michelle Makepeace
Rituals by Joji Locatelli
Catch my Heart by Joji Locatelli
Loose Socks by Casual Fashion Queen

What are we knitting?
The Frank Shawl by Joji Locatelli
Ranunculus by Midori Hirose
Sharlene's gift hats
ForĂȘt by Eri Shimizu



Thank you to our sponsor Infinite Twist.

















What have we finished?
Sharlene's ripped project 🐾
Whidbey Bag by Wool & Pine
Gayle's Whidbey Bag
No Sweat Shirt by Park Williams
Gayle's No Sweat Shirt 

Knitters often talk about "viral patterns." What are your viral patterns and have you even knit one?

Friday, July 1, 2022

Episode 273 - Knitting and the secret lives of clothes

 

What are we wearing?
Little Bird by Veera Valimaki
Sharlene's Little Bird
Hitofude Cardigan by Hiroko Fukatsu
Gayle's Hitofude

What are we stalking?
Wimpelkette by Knitcats Design
Ofelia by Maria Martins
Fairchild by Bristol Ivy
Longline Cardigan by Joji Locatelli
Ravishing Vest by Joji Locatelli


Thank you to our sponsor Infinite Twist!
















What are we knitting?
Ranunculus by Midori Hirosi
The Frank Shawl by Joji Locatelli
Whidbey Bag by Wool & Pine
No Sweat Shirt by Park Williams

We talk about what we call "The Secret Lives of Clothes." Clothing tells our story, and we discuss how important it is to decorate ourselves in a way that makes us comfortable and confident. 

Friday, June 17, 2022

Episode 272 - Follow Up - Size inclusivity in knitting

What are we wearing?
Annabelle Blouse by Sys Fredans
Sharlene's Annabelle Blouse

What are we stalking?
Solstice Wrap by Ambah O'Brien
Flora's Fauna by Rosina Plane
Ishidatami by Ririko
Upsala Hat by Kate Gagnon Osborn
Miane by Xiaowei Design
Eloise Top by Friday Knits

What are we knitting?
ForĂȘt by Eri Shimizu
No Sweat Shirt by Park Williams




Thank you to our sponsor Jimmy Beans Wool!















What have we finished?
Sharlene's hat #6
Sharlene's hat #7
Ripple Bralette by Jessie Maed Designs
Sharlene's Ripple Bralette
Bits and Bobs by Kay Jones
Bankhead by Susie Gourlay

We share some of the comments/discussion after the size inclusiveness feature from episode 268.

Episode 272 audio

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Friday, June 3, 2022

Episode 271 - Knitting at the yacht harbor

What are we wearing?
Parallelolamb by Stephen West
Sharlene's Parallelolamb

What are we stalking?
Promenade Blouse by Caidree
Hajuki topdown by Eri Shimizu
So Summer Shorts by Jessie Maed Designs
Deep Breath sweater by Kirsten Hipsky
Gayle's Deep Breath
Wilderness Cardigan by Megan Nodecker
Iroiro by Miyuki Watanabe
Sea Glass Tee by Wool & Pine
Flores by Eri Shimizu

What are we knitting?
Granito by Joji Locatelli
Bits and Bobs by Kay Jones
Foret by Eri Shimizu
Bankhead by Susie Gourlay

What have we finished?
Ripple Bralette by Jessie Maed Design


Thank you to our sponsor Jimmy Beans!











Where are they now? Past projects from the Colors of Fall KAL
Latitude by Elizabeth Doherty
Sharlene's Latitude
Gayle's Latitude
Liv Light by Carrie Bostick Hoge
Gayle's Liv Light
Wishes Cardigan by Joji Locatelli
Sharlene's Wishes