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Colour & Breed Studies: Apr – Sept 2018

Another instalment of Colour & Breed Studies have started! I'm excited to announce some coupon codes (in a linked post) for Patreon subscribers of the show to use and to reveal the amazing colours Katrina came up with this time round! As many of you know, we alternate between combed top and carded prep each… Continue reading Colour & Breed Studies: Apr – Sept 2018

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Episode 94 Live: POP!

Thank you for joining us this week – I really appreciate your presence. Thank you to those who support the show – your patronage of the show keeps us going! Welcome to new and returning viewers. I hope you enjoy the show. This week, we chat about washed yarn and the differences between freshly plied… Continue reading Episode 94 Live: POP!

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Episode 93 Live: Fibres West & Knitting with Old Stash

Thank you for joining me this week. Thank you to those who support the Patreon campaign and keep the lights on here each month! I truly appreciate your support. On this week's show, I chat about the recent festival, Fibres West, and some new stash enhancement that's very exciting (and that I get to share… Continue reading Episode 93 Live: Fibres West & Knitting with Old Stash

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Episode 91 Live: Spinning Ramie

Thank you for joining me today - thank you to those who took time out of their schedules to join us this afternoon. I really appreciate the time that each of you takes to watch the show live and of course, it's lovely to see you all in the live chat! We had a great… Continue reading Episode 91 Live: Spinning Ramie

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Episode 90 Live: The Spin that Ended

Thank you for joining me this week! We will have a shorter than usual show since I am still fighting off this Laryngitis and my voice won't last through an hour long show. We cover a little (tiny) bit of housekeeping that includes reminding you about a giveaway. Head to the Ravelry group to enter.… Continue reading Episode 90 Live: The Spin that Ended

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Book Club: Some reflections

Happy Valentine's Day! While I'm not a big celebrator of this day in general, I thought it would be fun to sing some ode to joy to our stashes today! You may know that over in the Ravelry group, we’ve been reflecting on the book by Clara Parkes, A Stash of One’s Own. It is… Continue reading Book Club: Some reflections

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Episode 89 Live: A Mash-up of Projects

Thank you for joining me this week! Thank to you those who joined us in the Live Stream and took some time out of your day to spend it with me – I really appreciate it! Remember to participate in our book club discussion – and don’t forget to write your own stash essay that… Continue reading Episode 89 Live: A Mash-up of Projects