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Episode 71 – Gazebo Cathedrals

What’s in Our Cup

Jocelyn has Peppermint Detox from Amsterdam Tea Room. Diana has White Chocolate Mocha from Stash.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

  • Wedding Shawl by Susan Pandorf out of Forever Yarn 100% Lamb’s Wool and stitch markers from String Bling (cari_b22[AT]yahoo[DOT]ca)

Dragon Fibre Bags

Full Metal Panic!

Convenience Store Boy Friends

Fruits Basket

Kakuriyo no Yadomeshi

Fibre Flubs

Diana got the center stitch wrong on her wedding shawl, 28 repeats around. Also, some twisted decreases are definitely twisted incorrectly.

Jocelyn had to restart the Dragon’s Rest Shawl due to incorrect short rows when starting the fingers.

Yarn on the Go

Diana went out to the lake. She also gave a lightning talk (3 minute speech) about the craft club she started at work, in front of the whole company.

Jocelyn went to Knit ‘n Nosh at Across the Board.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn continues work on the cosplay coats. The deadline is fast approaching!

Events

#acrosstheprairiesKAL – We’re knitting the Exploration Station along with CozyUp Knits PodcastFeather Stitches Podcast, and A Tale of Two Knitters Podcast

Year of the Sock? – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018. Don’t forget to post your finished socks in the monthly FO thread on our Ravelry Group. Use #yearofthesock? on Instagram.

Summer Fibre Fest – July 28 at Little Britain United Church in Lockport, MB

Stash Dash – May 23 – August 27. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15 in Winnipeg, MB

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebook, and YouTube as Northern Knits Podcast. Our blog with all our show notes is at northernknitspodcast.com. You can also email us at northernknitspodcastATgmailDOTcom.

Jocelyn can be found on Ravelry as amberdragun, where all her other social media is linked.

Diana can be found on Instagram as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 70 – Eyeball Harder

Critical Role

What’s in Our Cup

Diana has some Canadian rye, of the Gibson’s Rare variety. Jocelyn has White Angel from Tea Desire in Saskatchewan.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Dragon Fibre Bags

Fibre Flubs

Diana had another pesky extra stitch in her Wedding Shawl. Pretty much par for the course at this point.

Jocelyn misread her own pattern and has to frog a good chunk of her Northern Plains Shawl.

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn got a new-to-her Ashford Traditional spinning wheel lovingly refurbished by Lori of HomeSpun Tools.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn continues work on the cosplay coats. The deadline is fast approaching!

Wool Gathering

Diana painted a thing at a Paint Nite and it came out not bad.

Events

#acrosstheprairiesKAL – We’re knitting the Exploration Station along with CozyUp Knits PodcastFeather Stitches Podcast, and A Tale of Two Knitters Podcast

Year of the Sock? – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018. Don’t forget to post your finished socks in the monthly FO thread on our Ravelry Group. Use #yearofthesock? on Instagram.

Summer Fibre Fest – July 28 at Little Britain United Church in Lockport, MB

Stash Dash – May 23 – August 27. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15 in Winnipeg, MB

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC

 


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebook, and YouTube as Northern Knits Podcast. Our blog with all our show notes is at northernknitspodcast.com. You can also email us at northernknitspodcastATgmailDOTcom.

Jocelyn can be found on Ravelry as amberdragun, where all her other social media is linked.

Diana can be found on Instagram as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 69 – Fantasy Nerds

What’s in Our Cup

Diana has  some Buddha’s Blend iced tea from David’s Tea with frozen berries instead of ice. Jocelyn has Madame Butterfly from Tea Desire in Saskatchewan.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Dragon Fibre Bags

Erin Lane Bags

Stephanie’s Ponytail by Robert Munsch

Cozy Up Knits Shawls: Jaimie’s, Kaitie’s, Krissy’s

Fairy Tail

Fibre Flubs

Diana missed a round in the cable on her sock and is living with it. She also had to redo the cast on for the #acrosstheprairiesKAL a couple of times.

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn hosted a knit club picnic in her front yard. Diana took her sock to some role playing games, namely Dungeons and Dragons and Shadowrun.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn is working out the modifications of a cosplay coat pattern using the lining fabric. She is also working on some project bags.

Wool Gathering

Diana decorated her hand with henna at her work craft club. She also finished making her hair jewelry for her wedding.

Thank you Creek Garden Crafts for the gorgeous yarn!!!!

Events

#acrosstheprairiesKAL – We’re knitting the Exploration Station along with CozyUp Knits PodcastFeather Stitches Podcast, and A Tale of Two Knitters Podcast

Year of the Sock? – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018. Don’t forget to post your finished socks in the monthly FO thread on our Ravelry Group. Use #yearofthesock? on Instagram.

Stash Dash – May 23 – August 27. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15 in Winnipeg, MB

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC

 


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebook, and YouTube as Northern Knits Podcast. Our blog with all our show notes is at northernknitspodcast.com. You can also email us at northernknitspodcastATgmailDOTcom.

Jocelyn can be found on Ravelry as amberdragun, where all her other social media is linked.

Diana can be found on Instagram as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast · Review

Episode 67 – Wig

What’s in Our Cup

Diana has Gato Negro sauvignon blanc. Jocelyn has Orange Cinnamon Spice from Twinings.

Diana is wearing a Peony Pink wig from Arda Wigs Canada.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Dragon Fibre Bags

Sense8

Fibre Flubs

Diana is one stitch out of line on her shawl. She’s just going with it.

Yarn on the Go

Diana took her sock to mentor at a Canada Learning Code event. She tweeted about it.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn went to Marshall Fabrics to get material for the gender-bend Fairy Tail Natsu, Grey, and Lucy costumes.

Wool Gathering

Jocelyn got her yarn from the Knit Picks sale. She got some Alpaca Cloud Fingering in Elizabeth and Bennet, and a sweater quantity of Wool of the Andes in Cloud and Winter Night for a Flat White sweater.

Diana got some Cog Yarns in Weekend Thoughts to go with her Unseelie from Cloud 9 Fiberworks, and naturally dyed Copper and Marigold from Tog and Thel for the #acrosstheprairiesKAL.

Events

#acrosstheprairiesKAL – We’re knitting the Exploration Station along with CozyUp Knits PodcastFeather Stitches Podcast, and A Tale of Two Knitters Podcast

Year of the Sock? – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018. Don’t forget to post your finished socks in the monthly FO thread on our Ravelry Group. Use #yearofthesock? on Instagram.

 

Stash Dash – May 23 – August 27. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15 in Winnipeg, MB

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC

Review

This week we reviewed Jocelyn’s copy of Crochet! Magazine Summer 2018.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebook, and YouTube as Northern Knits Podcast. Our blog with all our show notes is at northernknitspodcast.com. You can also email us at northernknitspodcastATgmailDOTcom.

Jocelyn can be found on Ravelry as amberdragun, where all her other social media is linked.

Diana can be found on Instagram as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 66 – Featuring a Breadmaker

What’s in Our Cup

Jocelyn has a cup of Salt Springs French Roast coffee. Diana has Orange Mint iced tea from Tea Desire in Saskatchewan.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Dragon Fibre Bags

 

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn went to Brandon for her grandparents’ 60th wedding anniversary.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn finished the of the dress Diana wore to the Pride and Prejudice Ball.

Wool Gathering

We are participating in an Exploration Station KAL in the fall along with CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters PodcastFeather Stitches Podcast, and A Tale of Two Knitters Podcast.

Diana has picked out Unseelie from Cloud 9 Fiberworks, and naturally dyed Copper and Marigold from Tog and Thel.

Events

#acrosstheprairiesKAL – We’re knitting the Exploration Station along with CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters PodcastFeather Stitches Podcast, and A Tale of Two Knitters Podcast

Year of the Sock? – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018. Don’t forget to post your finished socks in the monthly FO thread on our Ravelry Group. Use #yearofthesock? on Instagram.

All In The Family KAL – All year, hosted by the CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters Podcast

Stash Dash – May 23 – August 27. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15 in Winnipeg, MB

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC


You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebook, and YouTube as Northern Knits Podcast. Our blog with all our show notes is at northernknitspodcast.com. You can also email us at northernknitspodcastATgmailDOTcom.

Jocelyn can be found on Ravelry as amberdragun, where all her other social media is linked.

Diana can be found on Instagram as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast · Review

Episode 65 – Sorry It Took So Long

What’s in Our Cup

Diana has some Seabuckthorn Cherry from Tea Desire. Jocelyn has some Blueberry Dream also from Tea Desire.

Cool Threads

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Dragon Fibre Bags

Firefly

 

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn went to the Blue Hills Fibre Festival in Carberry, MB and bought some Dye for Ewe yarn in Spring In Your Step and Now That Was A Campfire to match with her Knitting Wolf Luxury Yarns in Eleganza Extravaganza, and Violet Drag Wolf. She also got some Don’t Make Me Blush and In Light and Shadow to go with her Sasha Drag Wolf to knit the Goldfish Memory shawl that she saw on TheKnitGirlls.

Diana went for brunch.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn has been working on some sock sacks and Diana’s dress for the Pride and Prejudice Ball on June 16.

Wool Gathering

 

Displaying your yarn ends in a large glass container is cool.

Jocelyn’s sister made us some artwork!

Homespun Tools

Events

Across the Prairies KAL – We are knitting Exploration Station along with CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters PodcastFeather Stitches Podcast, and A Tale of Two Knitters Podcast.

Spring Garden KAL – Hosted by the Fibre Friends Friday night knit group.

Year of the Sock? – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018. Don’t forget to post your finished socks in the monthly FO thread on our Ravelry Group. Use #yearofthesock? on Instagram.

All In The Family KAL – All year, hosted by the CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters Podcast

Stash Dash – May 23 – August 27. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15 in Winnipeg, MB

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC

Review

This week we reviewed Jocelyn’s book, Convertible Crochet by Dorris Chan.


You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebook, and YouTube as Northern Knits Podcast. Our blog with all our show notes is at northernknitspodcast.com. You can also email us at northernknitspodcastATgmailDOTcom.

Jocelyn can be found on Ravelry as amberdragun, where all her other social media is linked.

Diana can be found on Instagram as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134.


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Episode 64 – Rustly Hat

What’s in Our Cup

Diana made an almond milk latte with Ayurvedic Chai from Amsterdam Tea Room. Jocelyn has Chai Mate from McQuarrie’s Tea and Coffee Merchants.

Cool Threads

Jocelyn:

Diana:

On The Lamb Podcast

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Dragon Fibre Bags

Erin Lane Bags

Fibre Flubs

Diana had a lot of trouble doing a simple cast on she has done many times before.

Yarn on the Go

Diana and Jocelyn were at Mcleod House Tea Room in Stonewall for Diana’s wedding shower.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn finished the majority of the dress Diana is wearing to the Pride and Prejudice Ball on June 16.

 

Wool Gathering

We may be participating in an Exploration Station KAL in the fall along with CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters Podcast, Feather Stitches Podcast, and A Tale of Two Knitters Podcast.

Also, we’re going to set up Patreon!

 

Events

Spring Garden KAL – Hosted by the Fibre Friends Friday night knit group.

Year of the Sock? – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018. Don’t forget to post your finished socks in the monthly FO thread on our Ravelry Group. Use #yearofthesock? on Instagram.

Hermione’s Everyday Socks

Vanilla is the New Black

All In The Family KAL – All year, hosted by the CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters Podcast

Stash Dash – May 23 – August 27. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Blue Hills Fibre Festival – June 9 in Carberry, MB

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15 in Winnipeg, MB

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC

Review

This week we reviewed Diana’s copy of Interweave Knits Summer 2018.


You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebook, and YouTube as Northern Knits Podcast. Our blog with all our show notes is at northernknitspodcast.com. You can also email us at northernknitspodcastATgmailDOTcom.

Jocelyn can be found on Ravelry as amberdragun, where all her other social media is linked.

Diana can be found on Instagram as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134.