crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 166 – Beer Stein of Coffee

What’s in Our Cup

  • Strawberry Cream tea
  • Vietnamese coffee

Cool Threads

Woolly Workings

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn:

  • reusable fabric menstrual pads

Diana:

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon Hangout Saturday June 20 at 12:00pm CDT (Manitoba time)

Kniterature

Diana:

Jocelyn:


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 144 – Fluffing Hat

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon Hangout Saturday January 18 at 12:00pm CST
  • Podcast-aversary runs January 1 2020 – March 31 2020. Knit an adult sweater by Tin Can Knits. WIPs welcome, <= 50% complete.
  • The AdaBox is so cool!

Kniterature


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 143 – Edging on the Edge

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

  • It’s cookie season!

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon Hangout Saturday Dec. 21 at 12:00pm CST
  • Podcast-aversary runs January 1 2020 – March 31 2020. Knit an adult sweater by Tin Can Knits. WIPs welcome, <= 50% complete.

Kniterature


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 142 – Chevron-iness

What’s in Our Cup

  • Starbucks Peppermint Mocha

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

  • It’s party season!

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon Hangout Saturday Dec. 21 at 12:00pm CST
  • Podcast-aversary runs January 1 2020 – March 31 2020. Knit an adult sweater by Tin Can Knits. WIPs welcome, <= 50% complete.
  • NVDA

Kniterature


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 141 – Post-it Notes and Caffeine

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Spinning Yarns

Yarn on the Go

  • Diana did some cookie baking

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon Hangout Saturday Dec. 21 at 12:00pm CST
  • Podcast-aversary runs January 1 2020 – March 31 2020. Knit an adult sweater by Tin Can Knits. WIPs welcome, <= 50% complete.
  • 20 in 20 challenge: In 2020 make 20 projects out of 20 skeins of yarn, all of which you already own.
  • Make Nine: 9 projects you want to make in the coming year.
  • Knitting Bingo

Kniterature


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

Book Review · crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 140 – Big Fun Pom Poms

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Spinning Yarns

Yarn on the Go

  • Jocelyn had some dentist adventures

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon Hangout Saturday Dec. 21 at 12:00pm CST
  • Podcast-aversary runs January 1 2020 – March 31 2020. Knit an adult sweater by Tin Can Knits. WIPs welcome, <= 50% complete.

Review

Kniterature


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 139 – 16 Rows

What’s in Our Cup

  • Japanese cold brew

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon Hangout Saturday Nov. 23 at 12:00pm CST
  • Podcast-aversary runs January 1 2020 – March 31 2020. Knit an adult sweater by Tin Can Knits. WIPs welcome, <= 50% complete.

Kniterature


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 138 – What An Edge Can Do

What’s in Our Cup

  • Starbucks Peppermint Mocha and Caramel Brulee Latte

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Lennard Taylor Karol Coat

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon Hangout Saturday Nov. 23 at 12:00pm CST

Kniterature

Events

NaKniSweMo – November 1-30. National Knit a Sweater In a Month. Knit a sweater consisting of at least 50, 000 stitches during the month of November.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 137 – Discombobulated

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon Hangout Saturday Nov. 23 at 12:00pm CST

Kniterature

Events

NaKniSweMo – November 1-30. National Knit a Sweater In a Month. Knit a sweater consisting of at least 50, 000 stitches during the month of November.

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.

Knitting Bingo – 2019.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 136 – Incoherent Whining

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Spinning Yarns

Wool Gathering

  • AdaFruit Monster M4sk
  • Podcast-iversary KAL will run January 1 2020 – March 31 2020

Kniterature

Events

NaKniSweMo – November 1-30. National Knit a Sweater In a Month. Knit a sweater consisting of at least 50, 000 stitches during the month of November.

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.

Knitting Bingo – 2019.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 135 – 100% Health

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Spinning Yarns

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon knit club next Saturday, October 26 at 12:00pm CDT

Kniterature

Events

NaKniSweMo – November 1-30. National Knit a Sweater In a Month. Knit a sweater consisting of at least 50, 000 stitches during the month of November.

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.

Knitting Bingo – 2019.

If you would like to test knit for Jocelyn, email her at amberdragundesigns[AT]gmail[DOT]com


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 134 – Pumpkins Are Berries

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Spinning Yarns

Wool Gathering

Kniterature

Events

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.

Knitting Bingo – 2019.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 133 – All Witchy Business Up In Here

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Spinning Yarns

Wool Gathering

  • We have prize winners for the Across the Prairies KAL!
  • The next Patreon Knit Club is Saturday October 19 at 12 noon CDT

Kniterature

Events

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.

Mokum Cowl KAL – September 13 – October 11. Hosted by Salt and Stone Knits, knit her Mokum Cowl.

Knitting Bingo – 2019.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 132 – Distinctly Unsquare

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Spinning Yarns

Yarn on the Go

Kniterature

Events

Across the Prairies KAL – July 1 – September 30. In conjunction with Cozy up KnitsFeather Stitches, and A Tale of Two Knitters. Knit any pattern by Stephen West. We have prizes from Sunflowers and Stormclouds, Mammoth Yarn Studio, and Sew into Knitting.

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.

Mokum Cowl KAL – September 13 – October 11. Hosted by Salt and Stone Knits, knit her Mokum Cowl.

Knitting Bingo – 2019.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 131 – Cover Your Parts

What’s in Our Cup

  • Pumpkin Spice Latte and Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew from Starbucks

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Spinning Yarns

Yarn on the Go

  • knit club
  • Dungeons and Dragon

Wool Gathering

Kniterature

Events

Across the Prairies KAL – July 1 – September 30. In conjunction with Cozy up KnitsFeather Stitches, and A Tale of Two Knitters. Knit any pattern by Stephen West.

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.

Mokum Cowl KAL – September 13 – October 11. Hosted by Salt and Stone Knits, knit her Mokum Cowl.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 130 – Leaking Everywhere

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Spinning Yarns

Yarn on the Go

Wool Gathering

  • Ada Box
  • Patreon Knit Club Saturday September 21 at 12pm CDT

Kniterature

Events

Across the Prairies KAL – July 1 – September 30. In conjunction with Cozy up KnitsFeather Stitches, and A Tale of Two Knitters. Knit any pattern by Stephen West.

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.

Mokum Cowl KAL – September 13 – October 11. Hosted by Salt and Stone Knits, knit her Mokum Cowl.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 129 – Cold Mess

What’s in Our Cup

  • RIP tea kettle

Cool Threads

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Fibre Flub

  • Jocelyn is having a bad time with the Comfort in the Chaos test knit

Yarn on the Go

  • Diana participated in Extra Life North (D20 shirts and stickers available at boldestdungeon.flocker.tv with all proceeds going to the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba)
  • Jocelyn went to Knit ‘n Nosh at Across the Board

Kniterature

Events

Across the Prairies KAL – July 1 – September 30. In conjunction with Cozy up KnitsFeather Stitches, and A Tale of Two Knitters. Knit any pattern by Stephen West.

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 13-14. Red River Exhibition Park, 3977 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 128 – All Teas Steeped

What’s In Our Cup

Jocelyn enjoyed a cup of Rhubarb splash for the Amsterdam tea room
Teri had some steeped tea from Tim Hortons

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn worked on her Comfort in the chaos test knit for cozy knits, her vanilla podcast socks, her c2c blanket, she did get her cotton house socks all finished up. she also finally got her across the prairies kal shawl the doodler back on the needles.
Terri finished her work on a blanket she had gotten from a lady whose mom passed away and got it back to her this past week. She also worked on her dragon shawl, she also worked on her Outerspace sweater for the across the prairies kal, she is also doing a test knit for the coxy sisters it has the great placement name of fancy smancy for know.

All the Big Books

Jocelyn has made her way through book two in the Brandon Sanderson series she is reading called words of radiance, she also started and finished molly burkes book on audible called it’s not what you think.
Poor Terri is back at school so most of her reading is school-related at the moment.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 127 – Penguins Need Sequins

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

  • Diana participated in some silly office olympics

Wool Gathering

  • Stash Dash is over

Review

Events

Across the Prairies KAL – July 1 – September 30. In conjunction with Cozy up Knits, Feather Stitches, and A Tale of Two Knitters. Knit any pattern by Stephen West.

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 13-14. Red River Exhibition Park, 3977 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Knit City – October 4-7. Vancouver, BC

Extra Life North – September 7-8. Diana is playing games for 24 hours to raise money for The Children’s Hospital. Register to play or support Diana or her Dungeons and Dragons group!

Sasquash Stole My Toque – September 1-December 31. Hosted by Sunflowers and Stormclouds in our Ravelry group. Knit anything by Andrea Rangel.


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 126 – Orangies

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

Wool Gathering

  • Patreon knit club August 24 at 12pm CDT

Kniterature

Events

Stash Dash – May 24 – August 24. Hosted by The Knit Girllls, Knit, crochet, or spin as many meters as possible.

Across the Prairies KAL – July 1 – September 30. In conjunction with Cozy up Knits, Feather Stitches, and A Tale of Two Knitters. Knit any pattern by Stephen West.

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 13-14. Red River Exhibition Park, 3977 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Knit City – October 4-7. Vancouver, BC

Extra Life North – September 7-8. Diana is playing games for 24 hours to raise money for The Children’s Hospital. Register to play or support Diana or her Dungeons and Dragons group!


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 125 – Triple the Trouble

Hello lovelies, Jocelyn was left in charge so you know the ramble quota is high.
Check out the show notes below!

What’s In Our Cup

Jocelyns enjoying a cup of BlackBerry sage from the republic of tea.
Chantel is enjoying a cup of sea buckthorn cherry iced!
Terri is having a cup of creamy vanilla from twinings

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has finished her twin it up shawl and continues her work on the self stripping socks, the doodler. She also finished her endless summer shawl the pattern is now live on ravelry!
Chantel brought her finished comfort fade cardi to show off and has started her sports shorts from Stephen west.
Terri also brought her finished comfort fade cardi, northern radiance, and my 1st sweater to showcase this week. She is currently working on her fancy smancy test knit for the Cozyup Knits ladies and her Christmas tree sweater.

Sew Little Time

Terri has some lining to sew now that she has finished knitting up her cute new purse (cable knit purse by Aikarin)
Chantel showed off her fantastic project bags shes now selling on shopify.
Jocelyn has continued work on her home made house plans with the creation of sweater bags to store her handmade sweater out of season safety.

Wool Gathering

Patreon updates

No matter were your week takes you don’t forget to knit!

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 124 – MIA Show Notes

Welcome everyone to another podcast episode. With Diana in Vegas living the coding life, I have been left behind to make sure the episode goes up this week. Thankfully Diana will be back to rescue me next week and you won’t have to deal with my poor tech skills for long.

What’s in our cup
Jocelyn is having coffee straight from the kurag machine in a french vanilla variety.
Diana is enjoying a nice cup of tea Canadian breakfast from 360 teas.

What we are working on
Jocelyn is continuing progress on her endless summer shawl ( her latest design) in a fingering weight.
she also did some work on her self-striping socks for the fibre friends sock along and last but not least she worked on her second infinity scarf commission for a friend. There is no pattern for this she is just making it up as she goes.

Diana worked on her brothers fingering weight mittens as well as she find your fade shawl she is nearly done! and of course the fancy beard for DEFCON.

Don’t forget no matter where your week takes you don’t forget to knit.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 123 – Socklike

What’s in Our Cup

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

  • We went to an anime convention!

Wool Gathering

Kniterature

Events

Stash Dash – May 24 – August 24. Hosted by The Knit Girllls, Knit, crochet, or spin as many meters as possible.

Across the Prairies KAL – July 1 – September 30. In conjunction with Cozy up KnitsFibre Friends, and A Tale of Two Knitters. Knit any pattern by Stephen West.

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 13-14. Red River Exhibition Park, 3977 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Knit City – October 4-7. Vancouver, BC


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTubeApple PodcastsGoogle Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 122 – Freestyle Beard

What’s in Our Cup

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Fibre Flubs

  • Jocelyn has sleeve problems

Yarn on the Go

  • Jocelyn had some appointments and Diana visited her parents

Wool Gathering

  • Diana is constructing a light up beard for a freestyle beard contest

Kniterature

Events

Summer Fibre Festival – July 28 at Little Britain United Church

Stash Dash – May 24 – August 24. Hosted by The Knit Girllls, Knit, crochet, or spin as many meters as possible.

Across the Prairies KAL – July 1 – September 30. In conjunction with Cozy up KnitsFibre Friends, and A Tale of Two Knitters. Knit any pattern by Stephen West.

Tour de Fleece – July 6 – 28


Support us on Patreon!

You can find us on RavelryInstagramFacebookYouTube, Apple Podcasts, Google Play, and Spotify 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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 121 – Yay Math

What’s in Our Cup

  • Kettle’s busted, so water it is

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

  • We had a knit club meetup, and Jocelyn went to the beach

Wool Gathering

Kniterature

Events

Summer Fibre Festival – July 28 at Little Britain United Church

Stash Dash – May 24 – August 24. Hosted by The Knit Girllls, Knit, crochet, or spin as many meters as possible.

Across the Prairies KAL – July 1 – September 30. In conjunction with Cozy up KnitsFibre Friends, and A Tale of Two Knitters. Knit any pattern by Stephen West.

Tour de Fleece – July 6 – 28


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

Diana can be found on Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

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Episode 117 – Space Fiction

What’s in Our Cup

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Wool Gathering

Kniterature

Events

Spring Cotton Craft-Along – March 20 – June 21. Co-hosted by The Corner of Knit and Tea. Knit, crochet, or sew a spring garment, preferably out of cotton or linen. #springcottoncal

Summer Fibre Festival – July 28 at Little Britain United Church

Stash Dash – May 24 – August 24. Hosted by The Knit Girllls, Knit, crochet, or spin as many meters as possible.

Across the Prairies KAL

Tour de Fleece – July 6 – 28

Crochet Crowd (YouTube channel)


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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

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Episode 110 – Candy Cane Orange

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Kanasami Kiss

Yarn on the Go

Diana was on the radio and gave a talk about accessibility and tech. We played a new role playing game and Jocelyn is out in Saskatoon.

Spinning Yarns

Diana finished plying the singles from her Eye of Jupiter braid from Hillori’s Magical Yarnorium on her Electric Eel Wheel.

Wool Gathering

For 2 weeks in May we will be taking a vacation and posting some pre-recorded vlogs on YouTube in place of the weekly podcast. These will not be released to audio as they are not actually episodes.

Kniterature

Events

Spring Cotton Craft-Along – March 20 – June 21. Co-hosted by The Corner of Knit and Tea. Knit, crochet, or sew a spring garment, preferably out of cotton or linen. #springcottoncal

Little Britain Spring Fibre Festival – May 4

Blue Hills Fibre Festival – June 9


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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

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Episode 109 – Inner Transit Queen

What’s in Our Cup

Cool Threads

Diana:

Jocelyn:

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn:

Diana:

Yarn on the Go

Diana had a volunteer meeting for the Canadian Cyber Defence Challenge. We also had Knit Club this week.

Spinning Yarns

Diana has been spinning singles from her Eye of Jupiter braid from Hillori’s Magical Yarnorium on her Electric Eel Wheel.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn has been working through her mending pile.

Wool Gathering

For 2 weeks in May we will be taking a vacation and posting some pre-recorded vlogs on YouTube in place of the weekly podcast. These will not be released to audio as they are not actually episodes.

Kniterature

Events

Spring Cotton Craft-Along – March 20 – June 21. Co-hosted by The Corner of Knit and Tea. Knit, crochet, or sew a spring garment, preferably out of cotton or linen. #springcottoncal

Little Britain Spring Fibre Festival – May 4

Blue Hills Fibre Festival – June 9


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 Ravelry as wool-rat and on Twitter as @artemis_134.

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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.

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Episode 50 – Fancy Cups

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What’s In Our Cup

We have Moody Manitoba from Sweet Life Tea and Coffee.

Cool Threads

Jocelyn has been wearing her Cat Hat, the Thrummed Mittens from Diana, the Coffee Shop Shawl, the Feyre Shawl, Diana’s January Socks, and her own January Socks.

Diana has been wearing the Bloomsbury Mitts, the Rainbowside Shawl, and the Textured Triangle Shawl.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has been working on the Tracie Shawl by Joji Locatelli out of Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts 70% Superwash Merino 20% Cashmere 10% Nylon Fingering Sock in Get Off My Lawn and Hearthside, the Feyre by Shannon Cook out of 100% alpaca 4-ply yarn from Hannigan’s Alpaca Range in Colonsay, SK, and her February Socks out of a Caron Big Cake.

Diana has been working on her February Socks, which are vanilla toe-up with a fish lips kiss heel out of Online Supersocke.

The sock pattern Diana couldn’t remember the name of: Non-Euclidean

Yarn on the Go

Diana went to an Ice Castle. Jocelyn went shopping for pet stuff.

Spinning Yarns

Jocelyn has continued working with her Wild Wind Naturals fibre on an Ashford drop spindle.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn is organizing her sewing room.

Wool Gathering

CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters Podcast

Heart on My Sleeve

Events

Eh! Canadian Pillow KAL – December 1-February 28. Hosted by the Fiber Friends and Codependent Knitters, along with My Two Tips and Four Boys and an NL Girl, we are knitting a single or double-sided pillow (or a whole afghan!) using blocks from the A Canadian Afghan, eh! e-book.

Podcast-iversary KAL – January 1-March 31. Knit something by Shannon Cook. Use #happypodnkp2018 on Instagram so we can see your stuff! Use #veryshannon so Shannon Cook can see your stuff!

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.

Ravellenics – During the Olympics, February 9-25.

Stash Dash – Summer. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC (Jocelyn only)

Review

This week we reviewed a library book, Knitting Everyday Finery: Practical Designs for Dressing Up in Little Ways by Mel Clark.


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 47 – Merry Unbirthday

We’re on YouTube!

What’s In Our Cup

Diana has Stash Cinnamon Apple tea.

Jocelyn has Tetley Soothe Ginger Mint tea.

Cool Threads

Jocelyn has been wearing the Coffee Shop Shawl, the Thrummed Mittens from Diana, the Boneyard Shawl,

Diana’s Bloomsbury Mitts and Wonder Woman Wrap live at work. She has also been wearing the Lindsay SlouchSockhead slouch, and the Rainbowside Shawl.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn added a single crochet edging to the already finished Boneyard Shawl by Stephen West out of Bernat Premium in white and burgundy. She also worked on a pair of toe-up socks out of Dye for Ewe‘s My Kind of Holiday Baking, the finised sock of which Phedre the kitten has run off with and hidden, and the My Sisters Shawl by Cozy Up Designs out of Manos Del Uruguay Alegria in Antigua and Paula.

Diana finished her Hermione’s FLKH Socks out of S.R. Kertzer On Your Toes 4 Ply with Aloe Vera in ON223801 for the January leg of #yearofthesock? and gifted them to Jocelyn. She worked on her February Socks, which are vanilla toe-up with a fish lips kiss heel, the Rivers Wrap by Shannon Cook out of Cascade 220 in Natural, Burgundy, Green, Camel, Vashon Island Heather,

Dragon Fibre Bags

Erin Lane Bags

Majestic Needles

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn took her sock to the library, out for lunch, and to The Forks.

Diana got a great deal of knitting done during training at work.

We both went to Knit Club and Red’s place. Diana brought yarn so everyone can start making flowers for her wedding. She also accepted Reds’ challenge to knit one row on her Wedding Shawl for every flower that Knit Club makes.

Fibre Flubs

Diana accidentally ripped a needle out of her sock. On a pattern row. Not a rest row.

Spinning Yarns

Jocelyn has continued working with her Wild Wind Naturals fibre on an Ashford drop spindle.

Wool Gathering

Grocery Girls Podcast

Tracie Shawl

The Easy Bulky One

Sewing with Cinnamon

Gooderness

Poco Beads

Events

Eh! Canadian Pillow KAL – December 1-February 28. Hosted by the Fiber Friends and Codependent Knitters, along with My Two Tips and Four Boys and an NL Girl, we are knitting a single or double-sided pillow (or a whole afghan!) using blocks from the A Canadian Afghan, eh! e-book.

Podcast-iversary KAL – January 1-March 31. Knit something by Shannon Cook. Use #happypodnkp2018 on Instagram so we can see your stuff! Use #veryshannon so Shannon Cook can see your stuff!

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.

Ravellenics – During the Olympics, February 9-25.

Stash Dash – Summer. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC (Jocelyn only)

Review

This week we reviewed Diana’s book, AmiguruME: Make Cute Crochet People by Allison Hoffman.

Diana’s brother and doll

Leo from Titanic


You can find us on RavelryInstagram, Facebook 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 46 – A La Brisk

What’s In Our Cup

Jocelyn is drinking Starbucks Blonde Espresso. Diana is drinking Second Cup Eggnog Spice coffee.

Cool Threads

Jocelyn has been wearing the Coffee Shop Shawl, Cowl With No Name, and Cat Hat.

Diana’s Bloomsbury Mitts and Wonder Woman Wrap live at work. She has also been wearing the Lindsay SlouchSockhead slouch, and the Rainbowside Shawl.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has been working on the My Sisters Shawl by Cozy Up Designs out of Manos Del Uruguay Alegria in Antigua and Paula, and Noble Ruby Designs in Swallowtail, and a pair of toe-up socks out of Dye for Ewe‘s My Kind of Holiday Baking.

Diana has finished the first sock in a pair of Hermione’s FLKH Socks out of S.R. Kertzer On Your Toes 4 Ply with Aloe Vera in ON223801, and worked on the Rivers Wrap by Shannon Cook out of Cascade 220 in Natural, Burgundy, Green, Camel, Vashon Island Heather.

Yarn on the Go

Diana is very in love with her job, and the atrium is a great place to take pictures of knitting. She also did some knitting at a family dinner.

Jocelyn went all over the place for errands etc., and still accomplished some knitting.

Fibre Flubs

Jocelyn is having so many problems with her My Sisters Shawl. The universe does not want her to finish it.

Diana accidentally made the first of the Hermione’s FLKH Socks a little too big, so now they’re a present for Jocelyn.

Spinning Yarns

Jocelyn continues to train her kitten not to eat her fibre.

Wild Wind Naturals

Events

Eh! Canadian Pillow KAL – December 1-February 28. Hosted by the Fiber Friends and Codependent Knitters, along with My Two Tips and Four Boys and an NL Girl, we are knitting a single or double-sided pillow (or a whole afghan!) using blocks from the A Canadian Afghan, eh! e-book.

My Sisters Shawl MKAL – January 1-February 7 (Jocelyn only) hosted by the CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters Podcast

Podcast-iversary KAL – January 1-March 31. Knit something by Shannon Cook. Use #happypodnkp2018 on Instagram so we can see your stuff! Use #veryshannon so Shannon Cook can see your stuff!

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.

#whatchaknittinkittenkal –  Ends February 28. Hosted by WTF Knitting! Podcast and Honey Bee Knits Podcast

Ravellenics – During the Olympics, February 9-25.

Stash Dash – Summer. Hosted by Laura from TheKnitGirlls

Manitoba Fibre Festival – September 14-15

Knit City – September 29-30 2018 in Vancouver, BC (Jocelyn only)

365 Days of Granny Squares

Zadie Sweater

Starting Point Shawl

Speckle and Pop! Shawl

Mammoth Shawl

Wedding Shawl

Eyeball Shawl

House Colours Throw

Our crazy friend is making these socks

Review

This week we reviewed Jocelyn’s copy of Interweave Crochet Winter 2018.


You can find us on RavelryInstagram, Facebook (page) (group), and Pintrest 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.

Book Review · crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 42 – Siren Call

What’s in Our Cup

We are drinking Mixtape from Dogwood Coffee Co. which Diana got as a Christmas present.

Cool Threads

Diana has been wearing her Wonder Woman Wrapalpaca cowlBloomsbury Mitts, Textured Triangle Shawl, and Cat Hat from Jocelyn.

Jocelyn has been wearing a basic cowl (no pattern), and her Cat HatXL Textured Triangle Shawl, and regular Textured Triangle Shawl.

Woolly Workings

Diana washed and gifted the Thrummed Mittens for Knit Club based on the Lightning Fast Mittens by Hill Vintage and Knits out of Borgo de’ Pazzi Paco in Camel and Grey, finished and gifted the UFO Thrummed Mittens out of bulky alpaca yarn from Penny Lee Alpacas, finally added the pom pom to the Really Warm Hat by Melissa LaBarre out of Cascade Yarns Lana Grande in 6040 Charcoal, finished the Bloomsbury Mitts by Uma Padu from Love of Knitting, Fall 2017 out of Allison Barnes Yarn Merino Worsted in Resillience, and finished the Textured Triangle Shawl by Diane Moyer out of Red Heart Soft Classic in Dark Leaf and Wheat.

She worked on the House Colours Throw by Catherine J. Watson out of Lionbrand Heartland in 153 Black canyon98 Acadia158 Yellowstone, and 113 Redwood, the Eh! Pillow by GC Designs out of Cascade 220 Superwash Merino in 1 Cream and 29 Red, Hermione’s FLKH Socks out of S.R. Kertzer On Your Toes 4 Ply with Aloe Vera in  ON223801, and the Rivers Wrap by Shannon Cook out of Cascade 220 in Natural, Burgundy, Green, Camel, Vashon Island Heather.

Jocelyn has finished 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia out of Red Heart Soft Classic.

She worked on the Zadie Sweater by Mercedes Tarasovich out of Cloudborn Highland Worsted in Slate Heather, more Grandmother’s Favorite Dishclothes out of Bernat Handicrafter Cotton in Salt and Pepper, her mom’s Dragon’s Rest Shawl by Abigail Phelps out of Bernat Premium in grey, the Eh! Pillow by GC Designs out of Estelle Worsted in charcoal grey and cranberry red, a pair of toe-up socks out of Dye for Ewe‘s My Kind of Holiday Baking, and the Feyre by Shannon Cook out of 100% alpaca 4-ply yarn from Hannigan’s Alpaca Range in Colonsay, SK.

Vanilla is the New Black

Vanilla Reversed

Kushiel’s Dart by  Jacqueline Carey

Yarn on the Go

Christmas happened. A lot of it. And there was much knitting.

Fibre Flubs

Diana dropped an edge stitch on her Eh! pillow and ended up ripping out the whole thing.

Spinning Yarns

Jocelyn did some spinning on Diana’s Electric Eel Wheel 5 from Dreaming Robots with the help of Miss D from craft club.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn worked through some mending.

Wool Gathering

We make some yarn resolutions.

Events

Eh! Canadian Pillow KAL – December 1-February 28. Hosted by the Fiber Friends and Codependent Knitters, along with My Two Tips and Four Boys and an NL Girl, we are knitting a single or double-sided pillow (or a whole afghan!) using blocks from the A Canadian Afghan, eh! e-book.

My Sister’s Shawl MKAL – January 1-February 5 (Jocelyn only)

Podcast-iversary KAL – January 1-March 31. Knit something by Shannon Cook. #happypodnkp2018

Year of the Sock? – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018. #yearofthesock?

Review

This week we review a library book, Step It Up Knits: Take Your Skills to the Next Level with 25 Quick and Stylish Projects by Vickie Howell.


You can find us on RavelryInstagram, Facebook (page) (group), and Pintrest 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 35 – Beautiful Mess of Colours

What’s in Our Cup

Jocelyn has in her giant Dollarama Christmas mug some Teavana Mint Majesty.

Diana has a glass of Mark West Black Pinot Noir.

Cool Threads

Jocelyn has been wearing her Extra Large Textured Triangle Shawl, the Bendy Arrow Shawl, and the Coffee Shop Shawl.

Diana has been wearing her Lindsay SlouchSockhead hat, and her Wonder Woman Wrap.

 

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has been working on 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia out of Red Heart Soft Classic, her mom’s Dragon’s Rest Shawl by Abigail Phelps out of Bernat Premium in grey, Christmas Cat Hats by Kat Coyle out of Loops and Threads Impeccable Ombres and Solids, the Zadie Sweater by Mercedes Tarasovich out of Cloudborn Highland Worsted in Slate Heather.

Diana has been working the Bloomsbury Mitts by Uma Padu from Love of Knitting, Fall 2017 out of Allison Barnes Yarn Merino Worsted in Resillience, Thrummed Mittens for Knit Club based on the Lightning Fast Mittens by Hill Vintage and Knits out of Borgo de’ Pazzi Paco in Camel and Grey, and the Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of stash yarn from her travels.

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn and Diana have been knitting in waiting rooms and at the mall. Diana knitted at a job interview, and Jocelyn knitted while visiting with a friend.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn worked on some Christmas bags for Knit Club.

Spinning Yarns

Jocelyn tried out Diana’s Electric Eel Wheel 5 from Dreaming Robots.

Wool Gathering

Help knit a sweater for Blizzard’s Orc!

Events​

Grinch-along – December 1-25. Hosted by the Knitmore Girls.

Canadian Afghan KAL – December 1-February 28. Hosted by the Fiber Friends and Codependent Knitters, we are knitting a single or double-sided pillow (or a whole afghan!) using blocks from the A Canadian Afghan, eh! e-book.

Happy Woolidays by Hilori’s Magical Yarnorium – December 2

Year of the Sock – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018.

Podcast-iversary KAL – January 1-March 9(?). Details coming December 1.

Review

This week we review Jocelyn’s magazine, Knitscene Winter 2017.


You can find us on RavelryInstagram, Facebook (page) (group), and Pintrest 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 TwitterPintrestSnapchatRavelryInstagram, Periscope, YouTubeand her blog(s) as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134 and yet another Twitch channel at twitch.tv/4r73m15.

Book Review · crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 31 – Cultured Like a Yogurt

English Country Dancing

Roll Cake

What’s In Our Cup

We’re drinking a mix of Wonder Ayurvedic Chai and Respect Your Elders from Amsterdam Tea Room.

Purdy’s Chocolate

Cool Threads

Diana wore her Lindsay SlouchSockhead hatalpaca cowl, and Rainbowside Shawl.

Jocelyn has been wearing her Find Your Fade Shawl.

Moscow Coat

Woolly Workings

Diana frogged an old project and started the Bloomsbury Mitts from the Love of Knitting Fall 2017 magazine by Interweave we reviewed a while back. She continued working on the Wonder Woman Wrap by Carissa Browning out of Manos del Uruguay Alegría in Carmine and Manos del Uruguay Fino in Filigree.

Jocelyn has been working on 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia out of Red Heart Soft Classic, the Zadie Sweater by Mercedes Tarasovich out of Cloudborn Highland Worsted in Slate Heather, the Wonder Woman Wrap by Carissa Browning out of Manos del Uruguay Alegría in Carmine and Manos del Uruguay Fino in Filigree, and the Speckle & Pop! Westknits Mystery Shawl KAL 2017 by Stephen West out of Manos del Uruguay Alegría in Colibri (and ???) and some Hedghog Fibres Sock Minis: Merlot, Glacier, Graphite, and Hunter.

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn got yarn from Midknit Cravings, worsted weight Juice Box, Berry Burst, and Pink Mimosa. She also went shopping at Wolsley Wool and got yarn for the Comfort Fade Cardi by Andrea Mowry. She also got the Ontario colourway of the National Parks Yarn Collection by Fleece Artist. She also also got some Get Off My Lawn! and Hearthside from Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts.

Also, Jocelyn’s sister got married!

Fibre Flubs

Diana learned that she shouldn’t try to learn new things or read charts while watching TV.

Spinning Yarns

Jocelyn taught her mom how to spin a little. Diana is planning a spinning project.

Events

Speckle & Pop! Westknits Mystery Shawl KAL 2017 (Jocelyn only) – September 29 – October 20

C4 – October 27-29

Pride and Prejudice Ball – October 28

Grinch-along – December 1-25

Year of the Sock – 2018. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018.

Podcast-iversary KAL – January-March 2018 Details to come.

Review

This week we review Monster Knits for Little Monsters by Nuriya Khegay.


You can find us on RavelryInstagram, Facebook (page) (group), and Pintrest 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 TwitterPintrestSnapchatRavelryInstagram, Periscope, YouTubeand her blog(s) as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134 and yet another Twitch channel at twitch.tv/4r73m15.

Book Review · crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 26 – Friendship Germs

What’s in Our Cup

Jocelyn has Arizon Lemonade Ice Tea.

Diana has water.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has been working on the Zadie Sweater by Mercedes Tarasovich out of Cloudborn Highland Worsted in Slate Heather, the Wonder Woman Wrap by Carissa Browning out of Manos del Uruguay Alegría in Carmine and Manos del Uruguay Fino in Filigree, Starting Point Shawl by Joji Locatelli out of Berrocco Pima 100 in Larkspur, Hydrangea, Magnolia(?), and Stonecrop(?), and Ancient Arts in Great Blue Heron, and  365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia.

Diana has been working on her Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of stash yarn from her travels and the Wonder Woman Wrap by Carissa Browning out of Manos del Uruguay Alegría in Carmine and Manos del Uruguay Fino in Filigree.

Yarn on the Go

Diana went to Manyfest and got Bronuts.

Fibre Flubs

Jocelyn twisted the cast-on of her Zadie sweater and had to frog it and start over.

Diana remembered how to add afterthought yarn overs from a previous flub while fixing her Find Your Fade.

Spinning Yarns

Jocelyn continues to spin fleece from Wild Wind Naturals on her Schact drop spindle.

Wool Gathering

Diana researched the Harry Potter Knitting and Crochet House Cup.

Events

Manitoba Fiber Festival – September 15-16

Speckle & Pop! Westknits Mystery Shawl KAL 2017 (Jocelyn only) – September 29 – October 20

C4 – October 27-29

Pride and Prejudice Ball – October 28

Grinch-along – December 1-31

Year of the Sock – 2018. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018.

Review

This week we review a library book, Creative Cables: 25 Innovative Designs in Debbie Bliss Rialto Yarns by The Editors of Sixth&Spring Books.


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Jocelyn can be found on TwitterPintrestSnapchatRavelryInstagram, Periscope, YouTubeand her blog(s) as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She streams a virtual knit night on most Wednesdays at 8:30pm CT on twitch.tv/firewaterandfiber. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134 and her website/blog is dianacarrier.com. She has yet another Twitch channel at twitch.tv/4r73m15.

crochet · knitting · podcast · Review

Episode 24 – Lo-xotic E-cale

What’s in Our Cup

Jocelyn has Bourbon Street Vanilla Rooibos from The Berry Barn.

Diana has Druid’s Magic from Tea Desire.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has been working on the Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts Sock and Manos del Uruguay Alegria, the Zadie Sweater by Mercedes Tarasovich out of Cloudborn Highland Worsted in Slate Heather, and 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia.

Diana has been working on the Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of stash yarn from her travels, and her Wedding Shawl (Evenstar Shawl) by Susan Pandorf out of Forever Yarn 100% Lamb’s Wool in natural. She also wound the yarn for the Wonder Woman Wrap by Carissa Browning out of Manos del Uruguay Alegría in Carmine and Manos del Uruguay Fino in Filigree.

We mention Le Burger Week.

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn is back from Saskatoon with yarn to feed the stash.

Fibre Flubs

Diana missed a YO 2 rows back on her wedding shawl and managed to fix it.

Jocelyn’s yarn broke in a lace section of the Find Your Fade.

Sew Little Time

We went fabric shopping for Regency-era dresses.

Spinning Yarns

Jocelyn’s spinning continues to improve.

Wool Gathering

WTF Knitting! Podcast

The Woven Road

Prairie Girls Knit and Spin

Tale of Two Knitters

The Knit Girllls

Trenza Mitts (and matching shawl) by Susanna IC

What the Fade?! KAL

Events

Grocery Girls Canada KAL (Jocelyn only) – July 1-??

Wolsely Wool‘s Faded Summer KAL – Find Your FadeFree Your FadeSo FadedSo Faded pint-sized – must include one skein of Manos Alegria from Estelle Yarns.

Manitoba Fiber Festival – September 15-16

C4 – October 27-29

Pride and Prejudice Ball – October 28

Grinch-along – December 1-31

Review

This week we reviewed Jocelyn’s magazine, The Best of Creative Knitting.


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Jocelyn can be found on Twitter, Pintrest, SnapchatRavelryInstagram, Periscope, YouTube and her book blog as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She streams a virtual knit night on most Wednesdays at 8:30pm CDT on twitch.tv/firewaterandfiber. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134 and her website/blog is dianacarrier.com. She has yet another Twitch channel at twitch.tv/4r73m15.

Book Review · crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 21 – Read an Oatmeal

What’s In Our Cup

Jocelyn is drinking Twinings Goodnight Blend. She mentions Gastropod.

Diana is drinking Earl Grey Lavender tea.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn finished the Bendy Arrow Shawl by Charlotte Bory out of Berroco Summer Silk in White and Hedgehog Fibres Sock in Poison.

Jocelyn has been working on 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia, the Mammoth Shawl test knit by CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters out of Bernat Premium in an oatmeal tweed, the Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts Sock and Manos del Uruguay Alegria, the Wonder Woman Wrap by Carissa Browning, and Christmas Cat Hats by Kat Coyle.

Jocelyn mentions Electrium by Lisa Mutch and The Grocery Girls.

Diana has been working on the Bellrose Shawl by Martina Behm out of Sheep En Soie in Remembering Rose (this is the first Strickmich! Club package of the year), the Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of stash yarn from her travels, her Wedding Shawl (Evenstar Shawl) by Susan Pandorf out of Forever Yarn 100% Lamb’s Wool in natural.

Fibre Flubs

Jocelyn had some false starts on the Find Your Fade because the lace was misbehaving.

Diana missed a YO on her Wedding Shawl.

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn’s yarn went to Beausejour, Manitoba. The rest of her yarn for the Starting Point Shawl finally arrived. She mentions Tall Grass Prairie and Verde.

Diana’s yarn went to Las Vegas. Full account in Summer Break Special.

Spinning Yarns

Jocelyn has been improving her spinning on her drop spindle.

Diana mentions The Expanse by James S.A. Corey.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn’s Etsy shop is ready to go live, but is not live yet until she’s back from visiting her parents.

Events

Stash Dash (2017 rules) – May 26-August 20. Jocelyn wants to go for 5km or possibly 7km. Diana just wants to finish everything currently on needles. (here’s a video where The Knit Girllls explain the rules changes for 2017)

Grocery Girls Sweet Summer KAL (Jocelyn only) – Dates? Summer.

Grocery Girls Canada KAL (Jocelyn only) – July 1-September 30

 

Wolsely Wool‘s Faded Summer KAL – Find Your FadeFree Your FadeSo FadedSo Faded pint-sized – must include one skein of Manos Alegria from Estelle Yarns.

Manitoba Fiber Festival – September 15-16

C4 – October 27-29

Book Review

This week we reviewed a library book, 60 Quick Knitted Toys from Cascade Yarns.


You can find us on Ravelry, Instagram, Facebook, and Pintrest 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 Twitter, Pintrest, Snapchat, Ravelry, Instagram, Periscope, YouTube and her book blog as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She streams a virtual knit night on most Wednesdays at 8:30pm CDT on twitch.tv/firewaterandfiber. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134 and her website/blog is dianacarrier.com. She has yet another Twitch channel at twitch.tv/4r73m15.

Book Review · crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 20 – Sunburned

What’s in Our Cup

Simply Lemonade with Raspberry and actual frozen raspberries.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has been working on 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia, the Boneyard Shawl by Stephen West out of Bernat Premium in Teal, the Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts Sock and Manos del Uruguay Alegria, the Zadie Sweater by Mercedes Tarasovich out of Cloudborn Highland Worsted in Slate Heather, the Wonder Woman Wrap, the Wonder Woman Wrap by Carissa Browning out of Manos del Uruguay Alegria in Carmine and Manos del Uruguay Fino in Filigree, and the Bendy Arrow Shawl by Charlotte Bory out of Berroco Summer Silk in White and Hedgehog Fibres Sock in Poison.

Jocelyn has finished her third Textured Triangle Shawl by Diane Moyer out of Lion Brand Landscapes in Desert Spring and Red Heart Soft Essentials in White.

Diana worked on the Bellrose Shawl by Martina Behm out of Sheep En Soie in Remembering Rose (this is the first Strickmich! Club package of the year).

Spinning Yarns

Diana has been sticking with her Tour de Fleece goal of spinning every day. Superwash merino top from Hilori’s Magical Yarnorium in Eye of Jupiter on the Electric Eel Wheel 5 from Dreaming Robots.

Jocelyn has learned to spin on a drop spindle.

Fibre Flubs

Jocelyn had some troubles with the cables on the CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters Mammoth Shawl.

Yarn on the Go

Diana knitted at a work bbq. They both got sunburned at the farmer’s market and went yarn shopping at the anniversary sale at their LYS. Jocelyn did some knitting while Diana tried on wedding dresses.

Events

Stash Dash (2017 rules) – May 26-August 20. Jocelyn wants to go for 5km or possibly 7km. Diana just wants to finish everything currently on needles. (here’s a video where The Knit Girllls explain the rules changes for 2017)

Tour de Fleece – July 1-23. Unofficial participation.

Grocery Girls Sweet Summer KAL (Zadie Sweater) (Jocelyn only) – Dates? Summer.

Grocery Girls Canada MAL (Jocelyn only) – July 1-September 30

Ai-Kon – July 21-23

BSides (Diana only) – July 25-26

DefCon (Diana only) – July 27-30

Wolsely Wool‘s Faded Summer KAL – Find Your Fade, Free Your Fade, So Faded, So Faded pint-sized

Manitoba Fiber Festival – September 15-16

C4 – October 27-29

Book Review

This week we reviewed a library book, Wrapped in Lace: Knitted Heirloom Designs from Around the World by Margaret Stove.


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Jocelyn can be found on Twitter, Pintrest, Snapchat, Ravelry, Instagram, Periscope, YouTube and her book blog as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She streams a virtual knit night on most Wednesdays at 8:30pm CDT on twitch.tv/firewaterandfiber.

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Episode 19 – Gabthracking Hot

What’s in Our Cup

We are drinking Simply Tropical.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has finished a Christmas gift, the Lost Souls Shawl by Maryetta Roy out of Bernat Premium in Warm Rose. She has been working on the Bendy Arrow Shawl by Charlotte Bory out of Berroco Summer Silk in White and Hedgehog Fibres Sock in Poison, 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia, her third Textured Triangle Shawl by Diane Moyer out of Lion Brand Landscapes in Desert Spring and Red Heart Soft Essentials in White.

Jocelyn mentions the Wonder Woman Wrap by Carissa Browning, and the Bayeux Tapestry.

Diana has been working on the Textured Triangle Shawl by Diane Moyer out of Red Heart Soft Classic in Dark Leaf and Wheat, and did half a row on her Wedding Shawl (Evenstar Shawl) by Susan Pandorf out of Forever Yarn 100% Lamb’s Wool in natural.

Diana mentions Count to 10, and Blue Hat, Green Hat.

Spinning Yarns

Diana did spinning in the car on the Electric Eel Wheel 5, and also outside at the lake.

Jocelyn is learning on a drop spindle.

Yarn on the Go

Diana did a great deal of knitting at the lake.

Jocelyn took her knitting to the pool. Her yarn for theGrocery Girls Sweet Summer KAL arrived (Zadie Sweater). She also bought some Bernat Premium in a tweed for test knitting the CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters Mammoth Shawl.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn’s Etsy shop is still not up yet.

Events

Stash Dash (2017 rules) – May 26-August 20. Jocelyn wants to go for 5km or possibly 7km. Diana just wants to finish everything currently on needles. (here’s a video where The Knit Girllls explain the rules changes for 2017)

Tour de Fleece – July 1-23. Unofficial participation.

Grocery Girls Sweet Summer KAL (Zadie Sweater) (Jocelyn only) – Dates? Summer.

Grocery Girls Canada MAL (Jocelyn only) – July 1-September 30

Ai-Kon – July 21-23

BSides (Diana only) – July 25-26

DefCon (Diana only) – July 27-30

Wolsely Wool‘s Faded Summer KAL – Find Your Fade, Free Your Fade, So Faded, So Faded pint-sized

Manitoba Fiber Festival – September 15-16

C4 – October 27-29

Book Review

This week we reviewed the pattern collection Illuminated Lines by Kerin Dimeler-Laurence.


You can find us on Ravelry, Instagram, Facebook, and Pintrest 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 Twitter, Pintrest, Snapchat, Ravelry, Instagram, Periscope, YouTube and her book blog as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She streams a virtual knit night on most Wednesdays at 8:30pm CDT on twitch.tv/firewaterandfiber.

Book Review · crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 18 – Je ne parle pas anglais

What’s in Our Cup

Jocelyn has Passionfruit Lemonade from Starbucks and we both have Simply Lemon with Raspberry.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has been working on 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia, yet another Textured Triangle Shawl by Diane Moyer out of Lion Brand Landscapes in Desert Spring, the Reyna Shawl by Noora Laivola out of Bernat Premium  in Red and Black Tweed, the Bendy Arrow Shawl by Charlotte Bory out of Berroco Summer Silk in White and Hedgehog Fibres Sock in Poison, Christmas gift Cat Hats by Kat Coyle, and Christmas gift Lost Souls Shawl by Maryetta Roy out of Bernat Premium in Warm Rose.

Jocelyn mentions CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters and the Hudson shawl.

Diana has been working on the Textured Triangle Shawl by Diane Moyer out of Red Heart Soft Classic in Dark Leaf and Wheat, and the Bellrose Shawl by Martina Behm out of Sheep En Soie in Remembering Rose (this is the first Strickmich! Club package of the year), and the Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of stash yarn from her travels.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn is awaiting some notions to finish up some bags for the soon-to-be-open Etsy shop. She cut the fabric for a new dress for herself. Parts for her new old Singer machine are in transit.

Spinning Yarns

Diana has been spinning every day for Tour de Fleece like she said she would. Superwash merino top from Hilori’s Magical Yarnorium in Eye of Jupiter on the Electric Eel Wheel 5 from Dreaming Robots.

Super satisfying video

Fibre Flubs

Jocelyn missed some increases on the Bendy Arrow Shawl and ended up restarting the whole thing.

Events

Stash Dash (2017 rules) – May 26-August 20. Jocelyn wants to go for 5km or possibly 7km. Diana just wants to finish everything currently on needles. (here’s a video where The Knit Girllls explain the rules changes for 2017)

Tour de Fleece – July 1-23. Unofficial participation.

Grocery Girls Sweet Summer KAL (Jocelyn only) – Dates? Summer.

Grocery Girls Canada MAL (Jocelyn only) – July 1-September 30

Ai-Kon – July 21-23

BSides (Diana only) – July 25-26

DefCon (Diana only) – July 27-30

Wolsely Wool‘s Faded Summer KAL – Find Your Fade, Free Your Fade, So Faded, So Faded pint-sized

Manitoba Fiber Festival – September 15-16

C4 – October 27-29

Book Review

This week we reviewed a book we bought, Interweave Favorites: 25 Knitted Accessories To Wear & Share.


You can find us on Ravelry, Instagram, Facebook, and Pintrest 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 Twitter, Pintrest, Snapchat, Ravelry, Instagram, Periscope, YouTube and her book blog as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She streams a virtual knit night on most Wednesdays at 8:30pm CDT on twitch.tv/firewaterandfiber.

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Episode 15 – Ale-greeya

What’s in Our Cup

Jocelyn has a drinking problem. Among other things she is drinking Goodnight Blend from Twinings and Canada Dry Ginger Ale.

Diana is drinking black tea flavoured with Screech rum from Newfoundland.

Woolly Workings

Jocelyn has been working on 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia, and the Starting Point MKAL by Joji Locatelli out of Berrocco Pima 100 in Larkspur, Hydrangea, Magnolia(?), and Stonecrop(?), and Ancient Arts in Great Blue Heron.

Diana has been working on Textured Triangle Shawl by Diane Moyer out of Red Heart Soft Classic in Dark Leaf and Wheat (she Threw It on the Ground), and the Bellrose Shawl by Martina Behm out of Sheep En Soie in Remembering Rose (this is the first Strickmich! Club package of the year).

Yarn on the Go

Diana hosted Knit Club this week. Red was working on the Baby Sophisticate.

Jocelyn went yarn shopping. She got some Berroco Summer Silk in White to go with her Hedgehog Fibres Sock in Poison to make the Bendy Arrow shawl. She also got some Manos Alegria for the Find Your Fade shawl and Wolsely Wool‘s Faded Summer KAL (see Events).

Sew Little Time

Diana thought about sewing.

Jocelyn has been working on project bags, purses, and backpacks for her Etsy shop.

Theoretical Spinning

We have some grand plans for Tour de Fleece. Diana needs to buy a scale.

Jocelyn wants to get either a Turkish spindle or a supported spindle.

We mention Unique Bunny and the Knitmore Girls Podcast.

Events

We did stuff for World Wide Knit in Public Day. We went to the Wildwoodrose Vintage Market in the Exchange District, but started with brunch at the Osborne Stella’s, followed by shopping at Unique Bunny and Lennard Taylor, and fuel at Bronuts. Diana purchased some cinnamon-scented beard oil from The Bearded Lady for her very long (non-beard) hair. We met cool crafters like Kelly Ruth and Heartleaf Design. We also partook of some tea at The Amsterdam Tea Room. The day ended with some sushi at Wakoya Sushi.


Starting Point MKAL (Jocelyn only) – May 12-June 23

Stash Dash (2017 rules) – May 26-August 20. Jocelyn wants to go for 5km or possibly 7km. Diana just wants to finish everything currently on needles. (here’s a video where The Knit Girllls explain the rules changes for 2017)

Tour de Fleece – July 1-23. Unofficial participation.

Grocery Girls Sweet Summer KAL (Jocelyn only) – Dates? Summer.

Grocery Girls Canada KAL (Jocelyn only) – July 1-September 30

Ai-Kon – July 21-23

BSides (Diana only) – July 25-26

DefCon (Diana only) – July 27-30

Wolsely Wool‘s Faded Summer KAL – Find Your Fade, Free Your Fade, So Faded, So Faded pint-sized – must include one skein of Manos Alegria from Estelle Yarns.

Manitoba Fiber Festival – September 15-16

C4 – October 27-29

Magazine Review

This week we review the Spring/Summer 2017 issue of Vogue Knitting which Jocelyn bought.


You can find us on Ravelry, Instagram, Facebook, and Pintrest 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 Twitter, Pintrest, Snapchat, Ravelry, Instagram, Periscope, YouTube and her book blog as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She streams a virtual knit night on most Wednesdays at 8:30pm CDT on twitch.tv/firewaterandfiber.

crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 10 – We Are Moving Quietly

What’s in our Cups

Diana is drinking Green Carrot cold pressed juice in the flavour Eye ♥ GC. Jocelyn has Summer Berry and Eye ♥ GC, plus we both have flash cold brew vanilla bean coffee from Second Cup.

Woolly Workings

Diana has been working on the Textured Triangle Shawl by Marly Bird out of Red Heart Soft Classic in Dark Leaf and Wheat, the Bellrose Shawl by Martina Behm out of Sheep En Soie in Remembering Rose (this is the first Strickmich! Club package of the year), and her dad’s Fish Lips Kiss Heel socks out of Supersocke 4-fach in Forest Color.

Jocelyn has been working on the Textured Triangle Shawl by Marly Bird out of Red Heart Soft Essentials in White, the Boneyard Shawl by Stephen West out of Bernat Premium in Teal, the Stormy Sky Shawl by Life is Cozy out of Ancient Arts in Really Seriously Annoyed Grapes, 365 Days of Granny Squares, the Happy Hands Fingerless Mitts by The Craft Patch out of Lana Gatto Canton,  and dishcloths out of worsted weight mystery cotton.

Non-theoretical Spinning

Diana turned on her Electric Eel Wheel 5 for the first time and did some spinning. She mentions The Device.

Fiber Flubs

Jocelyn was saved by a lifeline. She also knit some things that should have been purled.

Diana can’t do simple math. It resulted in some tinking.

Rediscovered Projects

Diana unearthed some old UFO’s. The Game of Thrones Shawl MKAL from 2014, the Celtic Myths Shawl KAL from 2016, a giant bag of yarn for an unstarted C2C blanket, the Distinction Shawl, all the finished 365 Days of Granny Squares so far plus some yarn intended for the project, a scarf my grandmother knit for my mother that needs some repairs, and her hand knit socks that also need a small repair.

Jocelyn mentions the Pussy Hat.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn’s sewing machine is unhappy. She’s been doing hand mending instead.

Yarn on the Go

Diana broke her oath not to buy any more yarn while at the Shibui Yarn Party at Wolseley Wool with Jocelyn. They gush over the really amazing (and really expensive) yarns.

Diana bought some Berroco Summer Silk, Handmaiden Flyss, and Amano Mamacha.

Jocelyn bought some Hedgehog Fibres Sock, Berroco Modern Cotton, and Berroco Summer Silk.

Jocelyn mentions the Nostalgia Shawl by Elena Nodel.

What Our Podcasting is Teaching Us

All the things we’ve learned so far in 10 episodes. We mention The Knitmore Girls Podcast.

Events

Red Heart Textured Triangle Shawl KAL – May 1

World Wide Knit in Public Day, June 10.

Stash Dash (that’s the 2016 page), May 26. Jocelyn wants to go for 5K, Diana a more introductory 3K. (here’s a video where The Knit Girllls explain the rules for 2016)

Ai-Kon – July 21-23

Diana is going to BSides (July 25-26) and DefCon (July 27-30).

Manitoba Fiber Festival, September 15-16.

C4 – October 27-29

Diana mentions Hilori’s Magical Yarnorium.

Review

We review the Nova Platina needles by Knitter’s Pride. We really like them!


You can find us on Ravelry, Instagram, Facebook, and Pintrest as Northern Knits Podcast. Our blog with all our show notes is at northernknitspodcast.com. You can also email us at northernknitspodcast@gmail.com.

Jocelyn can be found on Twitter, Pintrest, Snapchat, Ravelry, Instagram, Periscope, YouTube and her book blog as amberdragun or amberdragun1.

Diana can be found on Instagram and Twitch as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat.

Book Review · crochet · knitting · podcast

Episode 9 – The Thing Tomorrow That Is Actually Yesterday

What’s in Our Cups

Diana had a Vanilla Coffee milkshake from White Star Diner. Jocelyn has Twinings Orange Cinnamon Spice tea.

Cool Threads

Diana wore her Lindsay Slouch. She talks about a hair braid she did.

Jocelyn has been wearing her Coffee Shop Shawl.

Woolly Workings

Diana worked on 365 Days of Granny Squares, her dad’s socks, and the Textured Triangle Shawl.

She mentions streaming on twitch.tv/firewaterandfiber.

Jocelyn worked on 365 Days of Granny Squares, Happy Hands Fingerless Mitts, dishcloths, Boneyard Shawl, Textured Triangle Shawl, Stormy Sky Shawl, High Tea Wrap, and the Winter Honey Shawl.

Yarn on the Go

Diana took her sock to Tabletop Day and met a fellow knitter.

Jocelyn took her knitting to places but didn’t really knit. She did buy several patterns on sale from Elena Nodel.

Fiber Flubs

Diana knit across a purl row on the Textured Triangle Shawl while streaming on Twitch.

Jocelyn is having trouble casting on a navy blue cardigan. She doesn’t like the broken rib pattern in the Happy Hands Fingerless Mitts.

Events

We’re going/went to the Shibui Yarn Party at our LYS.

Red Heart Textured Triangle Shawl KAL – May 1

World Wide Knit in Public Day, June 10.

Stash Dash (that’s the 2016 page), May 26-August ?? Jocelyn wants to go for 5K, Diana a more introductory 3K. (here’s a video where The Knit Girllls explain the rules for 2016)

Ai-Kon – July 21-23

Diana is going to BSides (July 25-26) and DefCon (July 27-30).

Manitoba Fiber Festival, September 15-16.

C4 – October 27-29

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn got some bag patterns cut out and pinned.

Diana mentions Blame Betty and their dinosaur dress.

Book Review

Angels: A Knitter’s Dozen by Gerdine Strong.

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Episode 8 – Apology Tea

What’s in Our Cups

Jocelyn has apology tea, Teavana’s Passion Tango iced tea. Diana was drinking poorly made Nabob Guatemala but replaced it with a cappuccino from Little Sister Coffee Maker.

Cool Threads

Diana’s mom wore really old fingerless gloves, bamboo socks, and Susie Roger’s Reading Mitts.

Jocelyn’s niece wore her Rainbow Scarf.

Diana wore her Lindsay Slouch and Rainbowside Shawl.

Woolly Workings

Diana has been working on 365 Granny Squares, her dad’s socks, and the Bellrose Shawl. She wound yarn for the Distinction Shawl, and washed and blocked the swatch for the Wedding Shawl. She mentions #30daysofhairstyles on Instagram.

Jocelyn has been working on 365 Granny Squares, the Boneyard Shawl, and Happy Hands Fingerless Mitts.

Jocelyn has finished finished finished the Coffee Shop Wrap and Grandmother’s Favorite Dishcloth. She mentions the Nova Platina needles.

Yarn on the Go

Jocelyn took her Coffee Shop Wrap (in progress) to her doctor’s appointment, and out shopping and to the library. She mentions the Stash2Go app.

Diana took her sock to the Assiniboine Park Conservatory to book her wedding venue. She also learned that she can walk and do basic knitting.

Theoretical Spinning

Diana finally got her Electric Eel Wheel 5! She mentions the Jupiter’s Eye roving from Hilori’s Magical Yarnorium.

Fiber Flubs

Diana missed 4 stitches on one of her 365 Squares.

Events

We went to a yarn tasting/Amano trunk show at our LYS, Wolsley Wool. Diana mentions the other LYS, Ram Wools. Jocelyn mentions Hedgehog Fibres, Ancient Arts, and Addi EasyKnit needles. Diana mentions the Karbonz and Cubics needles. They mention the amazing Summer Silk yarn and Wollmeise. Jocelyn really liked the Apu yarn. Jocelyn bought some Really Seriously Annoyed Grapes.

Jocelyn is going to talk to some school kids about visual impairment.

Red Heart Textured Triangle Shawl KAL – May 1

Stash Dash (that’s the 2016 page), May 27-August 15? Jocelyn wants to go for 5K, Diana a more introductory 3K.

World Wide Knit in Public Day, June 10.

Ai-Kon – July 21-23

Diana is going to BSides (July 25-26) and DefCon (July 27-30).

Manitoba Fiber Festival, September 15-16.

C4 – October 27-29

Book Review

Faith, Hope, Love, Knitting by Lorna Miser.

Diana is planning to stream some knitting at twitch.tv/firewaterandfiber.

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Episode 6 – Cooking with Oil

What’s in Our Cups?

Diana has coffee from Little Sister Coffee Maker. Jocelyn has lemon ginger Yerba Mate tea from Mate Factor, available at Vita Health.

Cool Threads

Diana wore her Lindsay Slouch and Rainbowside Shawl to her job interview. Her mom was wearing her socks and fingerless gloves during a visit.

PHD Works

Diana has been working on the Bellrose Shawl and her dad’s socks.

Jocelyn finished the Misti Diagonal Rib Shawl. She has been working on 365 Days of Granny Squares, the Boneyard Shawl, the Coffee Shop Wrap, a (frogged) dishcloth, and the Distinction Shawl.

Yarn on the Go

Diana sent and received yarn for the Reddit Yarn Exchange.

Jocelyn has been compiling patterns for gift knitting, and eyeballing a joint Miss Babs order.

Theoretical Spinning

Diana’s spinning wheel (Electric Eel Wheel 5) has crossed the border into Canada.

Sew Little Time

Jocelyn has been organizing and cutting fabric for bags to sell in her eventual Etsy shop.

Events

Diana briefly mentions #30daysofhairstyles, totally unrelated to yarn.

Stash Dash (that’s the 2016 page), May 27-August 20? Jocelyn wants to go for 5K, Diana a more introductory 3K.

Red Heart Textured Triangle Shawl KAL – May 1

World Wide Knit in Public Day, June 19.

Ai-Kon – July 21-23

C4 – October 27-29

Diana is going to BSides (July 25-26) and DefCon (July 27-30).

Manitoba Fiber Festival, September 15-16.

Book Review

Reclaimed: Autumn 2013 Collection by Knit Picks, from Diana’s personal collection.