A podcast about knitting, crocheting, sewing, and other fiber arts. Hosted by Greg Cohoon (KnittingDaddy on Ravelry) and Pam Maher (pammaher on Ravelry). Follow along as we talk about our knitting and explore books written by popular knitting authors.
Book Club: Knitter’s Book Of Yarn – Protein Fibers, Part 3
In Episode 120, Greg and Pam continue our book club by completing the section on protein fibers. Follow along as we discuss The Knitter’s Book Of Yarn by Clara Parkes.
Absence Makes The Heart Grow Fonder
In Episode 119, Greg and Pam discuss late-night feuds, getting projects to good “take-along” states, and ringing bells.
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Yarn in the News We talked the feud between Patty Lyons and Seth Myers. Patty wrote abut it on her blog in the post titled Me & Seth: A Tale of Love, Hate, Corrections, and a Sweater Vest Greg’s Projects Greg has finished his Christmas socks with yarn from KnittyAndColor. Greg is still letting Frog and Toad by Kristina Ingrid McGowan have space in his brain while he procrastinates with finishing Frog. Greg is working on a few design projects. Greg is working on some fingerless mitts for Meredith. He’s using the Cloudburst pattern by Arienne Grey and Berroco Folio™ yarn. Pam’s Projects Pam fixed the crochet bunting with apples using the pattern In Love With Apples by Raffaella Tassoni. She used KnitPicks Palette. Pam worked on on Ella’s Felted Christmas Stocking. She is using Knitpicks Wool of the Andes Bulky. Pam worked on her Spinning for Socks Socks in cheviot spun from Sadie Spins! and she is loosely following the Vanilla Latte pattern by Virginia Rose-Jeanes. Pam worked on the Windschief Hat by Stephen West. She is using Buffalo Wool Co. Moon. Pam is working on her Chilkat Cowl by Romi Hill and is in love. Pam plied some singles of BLF/Border Leicester Cross. She used a plying bracelet with this tutorial. Pam started a Super Bulky Hat by Ashleigh Kiser. She is using Loops & Threads Cozy Wool. Book Club Next episode we will conclude Chapter 1 of The Knitter’s Book of Yarn: The Ultimate Guide to Choosing, Using, and Enjoying Yarn by Clara Parkes. We try to host book club so you don’t need the book to enjoy the discussions but this book is such a wealth of knowledge we highly recommend it! Current/Upcoming Unraveling Events The disorganized Topalong is still going strong in the Ravelry threads! And it’s time for sweaterweather. Join in the fun and knowledge sharing! Miscellaneous We talked about crochet bowl cozies and mentioned the Bowl Cozy Hot Pad Pattern by Amy B Stitched, which was a pattern mentioned in our Ravelry forums. Greg has been exploring Fraquemont University, which is Abby Franquemont’s online home for teaching. Greg continues to enjoy watching Ted Lasso on Apple TV+. He also found out that if you have a free Target Circle membership (not a credit card, the rewards program), you can get a four-month free trial of Apple TV+. Pam mentioned the Come From Away movie on Apple TV+ that she’s interested in watching. We mentioned SAFF, the Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair, in Asheville, NC which is coming up on October 22-24. The NC State Fair, in Raleigh, NC, will be October 14-24. Affiliate Link Disclousure This post contains affiliate links. That means that if you click on a link to Cooperative Press, Amazon, or Knitcrate and subsequently make a purchase, we’ll receive a small commission from the sa
Book Club: Knitter’s Book Of Yarn – Protein Fibers, Part 2
In Episode 118, Greg and Pam continue our book club by going deeper into the section on protein fibers.
You Have Many Possibilities
In Episode 117, Greg and Pam discuss the nature of time, hot dogs, and heritage sheep breeds.
Book Club: Knitter's Book Of Yarn - Protein Fibers, Part 1
In Episode 116, Greg and Pam continue our book club by diving into the section on protein fibers. Follow along as we discuss The Knitter's Book Of Yarn by Clara Parkes.
Greg's Wimpy Calves
In Episode 115, Greg and Pam discuss hands, calves, and eyes.
Another fantastic episode
I really enjoy listening to these guys. Very good, easy to listen to.
#52 Review of Opionated Knitter
The podcasts is excellent. I listened to it today and will do it again as much as I can. Thanks. You 2 are great!!!
Please stick to the crafting goodness
The entire world and everywhere we go EVERY
THING is Covid Covid Covid Covid Covid. I knit to try to relax and be able to breath and I like your normally fun podcast but please stop with the Covid