Fri, 16 March 2012
Purl Stitch Tension, The Principles of Knitting, Knots in my socks.
Complete show notes at www.knittingpipeline.com
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BostenJen has a new podcast called Down Cellar StudioPodcast.
Erin, MommyNeedsYarn has video from the Knitting Pipeline Retreat on her show. Episode 48 RetreatRecovery Thank you, Erin!
Bronwyn wrote on the group thread: I guess we’re all spun from the same sheep, knit from the same skein.
80 degrees the past few days; Why a warm winter does not mean more insects in summer.
Spring Visitors: Pileated Woodpecker, Franklin the Wild Turkey, Spring Peepers, and huge flocks of blackbirds.
Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and rings the whole day through, and you make of it a dance, a dirge, or a life march, as you will.
SpinunLady wrote about the Purl Stitch being larger, a question Charr posed last week.
Ysolda Teague Little Red in the City
The Principles of Knitting by June Hemmons Hiatt
The Principles of Private Detection by Clovis Andersen in Alexander McCall Smith’s #1 Ladies Detective Agency. I read a short passage from Blue Shoes and Happiness.
Piper’s Journey KAL
In The Pipeline
Listening this week: CaithnessCraft Collective, Fiber Beat, Knit Knit Café, Knitting Brooklyn, Positively Overcommitted, and A Playful Day. Thanks to A Playful Day for a mentioning Knitting Pipeline on her show.
Socks. Austermannwool Step Classic had two knots, both of which landed on the heel and heel flap!
Hyla Brook final sample for Quince and Co.
The Lady Edith by Carrie Steinmetz
The Blethering Room A Visitor surprised me when I was playing my pipes by the creek.
In The Piping Circle St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow! I will tweet.
Music Dutch Pipes and Drums In Concert
Haste ye back!