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Episode 140: My Soe Sweater & Cleaning House

Hi everyone–we’re in for a snow storm, but I have a finished Soe sweater to keep me warm! Lots of mods and technical details to discuss . . . but I also have a segment on keeping your knitting mojo … Continue reading

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Episode 139: Avoidance Techniques . . .

Hi everyone and happy new year! I have something to get off my chest: the knitting techniques I avoid like the plague (and the techniques I have come to love over the years). I’d love to hear about your own … Continue reading

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Episode 138: Why I Fix My Knits NOW

Hello lovely people! Happy to be back in the yarn room with another episode and finished object: Cuenca is done! And, boy, did it take some reknitting . . . So, let’s talk about fixing our knits NOW rather than … Continue reading

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Episode 137: Skin-Tight Knitting & Long Term Projects

I have a treat for you all this episode: Spencer is visiting the yarn room to chat about long term projects. Plus, I have a skin-tight yoke that needed some re-knitting. You’ll get all the gory details here! And yes, … Continue reading

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Episode 135: From Space Invaders to Gryffindor?!

Hello wool people of the world! In this episode I talk all about a yoked sweater snafu from this past week that involved some questionable yarn color choices . . . I’ll also offer an update about Shorn 4 yarn … Continue reading

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Episode 134: Shorn 4 Yarn Launch Party

Shorn 4 is ready for its debut! In this episode, I introduce you to this gorgeous small-batch yarn and show you the three patterns that were designed specifically for Shorn 4. If you’d like to get your hands on the … Continue reading

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Episode 133: Grafting Know-How!

Have you given much thought to grafting? I have . . . and I haven’t for many years. But I have some great new ideas and resources for us! It all started with my Moria Scarf (which is my FO … Continue reading

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Episode 132: Crafting Perseverance

Ever wonder how to keep yourself motivated as a crafter? Spencer and I have some solutions for you–and a lot of good humor. Plus, I have all the details about my Azami Sweater project (it’s finished!!!) And, of course, we … Continue reading

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Episode 131: TV Knitting

Hello everyone! Welcome back to the yarn room! Today, I have a finished hat–and test knitting call; an update on my Azami sweater; a new TV Knitting KAL; and the prize winners for the 2022 1st to 51st Sweater KAL … Continue reading

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Episode 130: Becoming Beginners . . . Again

Hello everyone! In this episode Spencer and I talk about becoming beginners again and he introduces us to some new crafting terms, including “victimized fluff” . . . so gather your cups of tea and join us for wool painting … Continue reading

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