EPISODE 14 – TATS, CRACK, AND OTHER YARN-RELATED ITEMS

3 Dec

Whaaaaaaaat?

Episode 14 – Fourteen’s a charm!

Live  from the craft-room, all about tattoos, fake crack, screaming co-workers, oh yes –  and YARN, lots of YARN…

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Note: we are now on iTunes!

Note 2: We do use some “words” sometimes, so check where your children are… Where are the kids again dammit????

Download the mp3 from the net (without using iTunes).
(right-click on the link and “save link as” will download the mp3 to your computer)

Patterns mentioned:

TKGA Level 1 master’s program
Noro Striped Scarf
Dew Drop Cowl
PomPom Wreath
Lyndhurst Cowl
Springtime Coasters
Capucine
Space Shuttle Chasing bag (Market bag)
Floral Picnic basket
Breezy Lace Jacket

You can see our yarny FOs here: pandorra7 & photospice

Yarns mentioned:

LB Homespun
Red Heart SS (Artist print)
Red Heart SS (Monet)
LB Amazing (Aurora)

Current and upcoming challenges/KALs/CALs:

Are we there yet? – (not a challenge, but a sanity check)

Books/Magazines mentioned:

CAST ON Magazine (Nov ’12 – Jan ’13)
Relaxed Fashion
The boy in the Suitcase
The Warren Buffett way

Other stuff mentioned:

Joanne Loh – aka craftpassion (designer)
the1juliegirl (stitch markers)
Selfish knitters group (Ravelry)
YarngeekFibers
The Fat Squirrel
Craftstash
Yarns unlimited
Butter nailpolish
OPI nailpolish
The ink monkey
Freak chic tattoo
Body electric tattoo
Drugs Inc.

Felting/Fulling/Boiled Wool in short:

Felting:                       turning bats of fleece into felted fabric
Fulling:                      producing felted fabric from already woven
or knitted wool
Boiled Wool:             industrial process of fulling (large quantities)

Now you too can join the term-police and correct people when they get it wrong. Not only will you be right and correct others in their wrongness, but you will also become highly popular over time!

TALK TO YOU IN 2 WEEKS!!!The Skeins
SkeinAfterSkein

2 Responses to “EPISODE 14 – TATS, CRACK, AND OTHER YARN-RELATED ITEMS”

  1. Vicki December 4, 2012 at 8:31 am #

    Another great podcast: informative (fulling/felting/boiling), inspirational, real, down-to-earth and funny! Keep ’em coming!

  2. pandorra7 December 7, 2012 at 7:45 am #

    Thank you! You are so sweet! Thank you for listening – we love to have you!

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