Episode 98 Stitches United

Hello and welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast! Today I am podcasting from George’s Island and later from Senesqua Park with my friend Sandy. This is a long one and I hope you enjoy it.

WIPs:

Catch a Falling Star socks by Pia Kammeborn using Rauma Gammelserie

Ragna Cardigan by Trin-Annelie using O-Wool Sport

Fragment Socks by Helen Stewert using Into the Whirled Pakokku Sock in Second Spring colorway

FO:

Humulus by Isabell Kraemer using Knit Picks Simply Wool and Wool of the Andes Tweed.

The website for the Rya Rug making is Byrdcall Studio

Episode 88 Blustery Day

Welcome to Hudson Valley Knits Podcast! Today I am podcasting at Steamboat Dock in my hometown. Lots of progress so come join me.

WIPs:

Cullum by Isabele Kraemer using Knit Picks Lindy Chain in Navy

Abalone Cardigan by Alice Starmore using Virtual Yarns Hebridean 2 ply.

Exploration Station by Steven West using Spirit Trail Fiberworks Sunna

Glam Lamb by Steven West using Debbie Bliss Roma

FO:

Lucky Plain Vanilla Socks using Never Enough Thyme Sock Yarn in Luck of the Irish

Come join the Summer Stripe CAL Ravelry group

Special Episode: Sheep to Shawl Knitting Retreat in Stowe Vermont Recap

This episode is all about the NEK Retreats knitting retreat that Sandy and I participated in with instructors Anne Berk and Donna Druchunas. It was a fantastic workshop/retreat where we learned new methods for intarsia knitting which included knitting intarsia in the round and stranded knitting. It was fun and informational and took place in the beautiful Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe Vermont

Episode 75 Rhinebeck 2016

It’s time for the annual NY Sheep and Wool Festival (otherwise known as Rhinebeck) recap! Today I am posting from Senasqua park in Croton-on-Hudson, NY.

Vendors I purchased from:

Miss Babs

Socks That Rock

O Wool

Cozy Colorworks

Stacy Stanhope Dundon

Into the Whirled

Vendors I wish I could have purchased from:

Fox Hill Farm – no website

Spruce Mountain Designs

LuLa Roe and Kristi Moore who is an independent consultant for them. She has a closed group on FB but that is only to protect from spam. Please ask to join!

 

Episode 58 Vogue Knitting Live Part 2

Episode 58 Part 1 & 2

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you all my new stash and projects! Also drawing prizes for the 2015 goals contest and talking about Vogue Knitting Live NYC

Jane Hiatt’s Knitting Belt Class. Check out her site Principles of Knitting for more info and videos about using a knitting belt. http://www.principlesofknitting.com/

See the world’s fasted knitter, Hazel Tidal, show me how she knits with a knitting belt at the very end! http://www.hazeltindall.com/

MaryJane Mucklestone’s Fresh Fair Isle Class

http://maryjanemucklestone.com/

WIPs

Yarn Tamer by Louise Zass-Bangham Using Plucky Feet in Snap Out of It! color with Leading Men Fiber Arts in the OMG Squee color way http://www.leadingmenfiberarts.bigcartel.com/

http://www.thepluckyknitter.com/

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Mimers/yarn-tamer

Vestigial Socks by Beata Jezek (Hedgehog Fibers) using Highland Handmade Sugar Maple Sock in FruJu color way. http://www.highlandhandmades.com/

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Mimers/vestigial

Stash Enhancements

Studio Donegal Soft Donegal yarn

520 Yards BFL from Feederbrook Farm

http://feederbrook.com/

From Knit Circus Yarns

http://knitcircus.com/

Greatest of Ease in Seurat Impressionist

Calliope in Hummingbird

Mini Skeins from Yarn Cupboard

http://www.yarncupboard.com/shop/

Hedgehog Fibers Sock yarn in Winter Thaw and Peacock Tease

http://shop.hedgehogfibres.com/

Dragonfly Fibers in the Lady Liberty color way

https://www.dragonflyfibers.com/

Mini Gnome Kit by Going Gnome

goinggnome.com from Dream Come True Farm

1oz Pygora fiber

http://pamsfiber.blogspot.com/

2 oz Romney from Pardo De Lana Farm

www.pradodelana.com

Episode 52 Rhinebeck

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you all my new stash and projects!

WIPs:

Tribute Baby Sweater by Heatherly Walker using Blackberry Ridge Fingering in Cream

Vanilla Socks using Knit Circus Greatest of Ease color way Mulberry Street Stripes

http://www.knitcircus.com/

Yarn Fairy’s In My Garden Mystery KAL shawl knit with Yarn Fairy Fairy Sock Fine

FO:

Marc’s Rhinebeck Sweater in Virtual Yarn Bainin

Spinning

On The Round Punis in the Mother Earth color way

http://www.ontheround.com/

Naturally Knitty puni style rolags

Fondant Fibers battlings