Knitcircus Podcast #98

The podcast in which Amy and Jaala talk about upcoming knitting events in the Midwest.

Listen on Libsyn or iTunes

Topics of note:

Yarn: Knitcircus's new base: Parasol (70% USA-sourced Merino / 30% Mulberry silk) arriving in April; stay tuned for more information.

Event: Madison Knitters’ Guild Knit-In

Event: YarnCon in Chicago

Event: Minnesota Knitters' Guild Yarn Over

Pattern: Jesse, by JC Briar 

Film: Pride and Prejudice (the one with Colin Firth) 

TV Quote: "Also, I can kill you with my brain" from Firefly (the best TV series of all time)

Pattern: Piper's Journey, by Paula Emons-Fuessle

Book: BT Yokes, by Brooklyn Tweed

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I’ve been frantically getting my holiday knitting organized – never mind it’s halfway through December – and I was recently inspired by folks’ gorgeous socks – and a hat! – knit out of our Feliz Navidad Stripes colorway. Get ready … Continue reading
December 12, 2016 by Knitcircus

Knitcircus Podcast #92

Amy and Jaala are ready for snow and winter television/knitting! Also knitting up some peace. Listen on Libsyn/iTunes Mentioned this podcast: The Flash This Is Us Scorpion Icelandic Wool Friends McGyver Peace Project KAL Sow’s Ear Knitcircus Gifts KAL  
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