Author Archives: knittingthestash

Postcards from NYC

Hello my dears! I’m back in Illinois . . . and it’s not quite as hot and humid as I feared! We’ve been busy getting the house–and our lives–back in order for the semester ahead. Phew! I am teaching three … Continue reading

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Episode 20: Making Connections

Can you believe we’re at Episode 20?? Love it! Thank you all for making this cast such a wonderful community 🙂 This week, I talk about my Andeljus Socks–a finished test knit for Anna of the Dunkelgrün Podcast; a new brioche … Continue reading

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Knit Together Project!

I am so excited about the Knit Together Project! Instead of an ice pick, we have DPNs, and instead of videos, we have blanket squares! I can’t wait to see all of the ways that our community is knit together, … Continue reading

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Episode 19: Knit Together!

Oh my, we’re up to Episode 19! This week, I talk about travel knitting, my test knit for Anna of the Dunkelgrün Podcast, and exploring brioche knitting. Plus, I announce the latest community-inspired project: a KNIT TOGETHER. Won’t you join me? Details … Continue reading

Posted in brioche, community, episode, found, KAL, knitting, mountain goat, not knitting, podcast, socks, travel, video | 12 Comments

Indie Dyer: Cherish Stevens of Dandelions and Daisies

Well hello there, weekenders! Today I have an interview with Cherish Stevens of Dandelions and Daisies–an indie dyer of fiber and yarn; and a doll maker! I met Cherish through her Etsy shop and a shared FB group. I was … Continue reading

Posted in color, colorway, community, dyeing, indie dyer, interview, knitting, spinning | 5 Comments

Guys! We Saw Mountain Goats!

We have been out and about in the Montana Rocky Mountains–ahhhh, wilderness–and thus, the radio silence from me 🙂  I’ll give you all the details in the next podcast . . . but for now: the most exciting part: we … Continue reading

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Episode 18: Ella Love and Farm Investigations

Happy to be posting Episode 18–wahoo! This one is short and sweet: I talk about my finished Ella cardigan, some farm investigations I’ve been undertaking, and a test knit for Anna of the Dunkelgrün Podcast! Plus, I announce the winner … Continue reading

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