Episode 32: Worst. Audio. Ever.

In Episode 32, Greg and Joey talk about audio, festivals, and basses.

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Notes

  • Projects
    • Greg has been knitting on a new design that he’s not quite ready to talk about yet.
    • Joey provides an update on the scarf for his son.
  • Events
    • The County Fair KAL is in full swing. Check out our Ravelry group for details. We plan to close the KAL by the time we record again and announce prizes on the next episode.
    • SAFF — October 27-29, 2017. Greg is planning on attending. If you attend and see him, come say “hi.” He probably has podcast swag to give you.
  •  Misc

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So, this happened. #bass #doublebass #uprightbass

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Episode 31: We Didn’t Enter The Fair

In Episode 31, Greg and Joey talk about mermaid tails, fair travails, and hiking trails.

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Friends, I just released a new hat pattern — Thundertwist! Until September 30, the pattern is $1 off — no coupon code needed. See the link in my IG profile to get the pattern from Ravelry. Be sure to mark the pattern as a favorite on Ravelry, too! ⠀ Like thunderbolts flashing from the sky, slender cables zig-zag down from the crown of this hat — but they have a twist! Not only do you knit these thunderbolts from the bottom up, but their stitch definition is as sharp as a lightning flash thanks to the use of twisted stitches. Worked in worsted-weight yarn, this fast and fun-to-knit hat is a great introduction to Bavarian twisted stitches and would be a perfect use for handspun yarns.⠀ ⠀ I knit my sample in @barrettwoolco Wisconsin Woolen Spun Worsted Weight, which is so soft and squishy to work with and really highlights the definition in the twisted stitches. What do you have in your stash that wants to turn into a snuggly hat for this winter? It's time to dig it out and get knitting!⠀ ⠀ #ThundertwistHat #knitting #knittersofinstagram #hats #designing #designersofinstagram

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I added another 2,100 stitches to The Scarf today. #knitting #knittersofinstagram

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The map of my hike tonight at #StoneMountain. #hiking #walking

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Episode 30: Audio Banana For Scale

In Episode 30, Greg and Joey talk about world records, festivals, and disasters.

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@unravelingpodcast @knittingdaddy It's happening. Actually. #knitting #knittersofinstagram

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Episode 29: Field Recording #3: Yopp

In Episode 29, Joey talks with listener-favorite, Yopp, about many things. Topics include knitting, blacksmithing, woodworking, magic mirrors, and fly fishing. This is the third field recording he made at UWC IX, back in June.

Yopp was previously discussed on Episode 13: Magical Love Pants, and you should definitely hit up those show notes to see the magical love pants.

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  • Special thanks to our sponsor: Coveted Yarn! Coveted Yarn is a local yarn shop in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and is an authorized dealer of our favorite knitting needles: Karbonz, by Knitter’s Pride. In addition to a great variety of widely distributed yarn, Coveted Yarn offers their own signature line of yarn — Flat Rocks Yarn, which is dyed by the shop owner’s sister. You can also find McPorter Farms knitting accessories and buttons at Coveted Yarn. World-wide shipping is available. Contact them via their website or at 1-978-282-8809 for more information and to place an order.

Notes

  • Misc
    • Ukulele World Congress (UWC) — Joey had a great time again this year, and gathered several field recordings while he was there

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Episode 28: Don’t Steal Stuff

In Episode 28, Greg and Joey talk about stealing, hiking, and music.

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I have two shawls currently on the needles. I should probably cast on a third, right?

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AT & BMT: The Springer Mountain Loop

My signed copy of @jeanmicheljarre's Oxygène 3 arrived today. It's TRANSLUCENT #vinyl!

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Episode 27: Field Recording #2: Connie

In Episode 27, Joey talks with his dear friend, Connie, about crochet, pants, horse heads, and Che Guevara, among other things. This is the second field recording he made at UWC IX, back in June.

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  • Special thanks to our sponsor: Coveted Yarn! Coveted Yarn is a local yarn shop in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and is an authorized dealer of our favorite knitting needles: Karbonz, by Knitter’s Pride. In addition to a great variety of widely distributed yarn, Coveted Yarn offers their own signature line of yarn — Flat Rocks Yarn, which is dyed by the shop owner’s sister. You can also find McPorter Farms knitting accessories and buttons at Coveted Yarn. World-wide shipping is available. Contact them via their website or at 1-978-282-8809 for more information and to place an order.

Notes

  • Misc
    • Ukulele World Congress (UWC) — Joey had a great time again this year, and gathered several field recordings while he was there

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The July 2017 #SockCrate from #KNITCRATE pops! First up is the Merino/Nylon/Stellina yarn in the "Firefly Riot" from @lavenderluneyarn Samantha Furst. (I can't decide if I'm going to make socks with it, or turn it into a shawlette.) This month's pattern is #CelticClimbers by @paperdaisycreations Lisa K. Ross — they may look challenging, but a predictable lace repeat creates a lovely dramatic effect without too much effort. This month's extra comes from @johavi_woodworking Stephanie Murray, and is a bag of cute laser-engraved wood tags that say "Handmade."⠀ ⠀ If you want a box like this to show up on your doorstep every month, the @knitcrate subscription service is what you're looking for. Use the affiliate link in my IG profile for all your KNITCRATE needs, and use the KD20 coupon code at checkout to receive 20% off the first month of an ongoing subscription. Everyone wins!⠀ ⠀ #UnravelYourKnitcrate

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Episode 26: Before The Injury…

In Episode 26, Greg and Joey talk about swatching, injuries, and sailors.

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  • Special thanks to our sponsor: Coveted Yarn! Coveted Yarn is a local yarn shop in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and is an authorized dealer of our favorite knitting needles: Karbonz, by Knitter’s Pride. In addition to a great variety of widely distributed yarn, Coveted Yarn offers their own signature line of yarn — Flat Rocks Yarn, which is dyed by the shop owner’s sister. You can also find McPorter Farms knitting accessories and buttons at Coveted Yarn. World-wide shipping is available. Contact them via their website or at 1-978-282-8809 for more information and to place an order.

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Episode 25: Field Recording #1: Brenna

In Episode 25, Greg is out sick, and Joey flies solo with the first of his field recordings, that he made at the Ukulele World Congress IX. In this installment, he talks to Brenna, about knitting, crochet, socks, butterflies, and how she got into knitting.

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  • Special thanks to our sponsor: Coveted Yarn! Coveted Yarn is a local yarn shop in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and is an authorized dealer of our favorite knitting needles: Karbonz, by Knitter’s Pride. In addition to a great variety of widely distributed yarn, Coveted Yarn offers their own signature line of yarn — Flat Rocks Yarn, which is dyed by the shop owner’s sister. You can also find McPorter Farms knitting accessories and buttons at Coveted Yarn. World-wide shipping is available. Contact them via their website or at 1-978-282-8809 for more information and to place an order.

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Episode 24: Try This Pod

In Episode 24, Greg and Joey talk about fiber events, shawls, and shaving.

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  • Special thanks to our sponsor: Coveted Yarn! Coveted Yarn is a local yarn shop in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and is an authorized dealer of our favorite knitting needles: Karbonz, by Knitter’s Pride. In addition to a great variety of widely distributed yarn, Coveted Yarn offers their own signature line of yarn — Flat Rocks Yarn, which is dyed by the shop owner’s sister. You can also find McPorter Farms knitting accessories and buttons at Coveted Yarn. World-wide shipping is available. Contact them via their website or at 1-978-282-8809 for more information and to place an order.

Notes

  • Thank-Yous
    • Kino (aka Mary) gave Greg a copy of Caius, her newest sweater pattern, which she thought he might enjoy knitting for Blueberry. Greg is hoping to cast on soon. We’re going to give a copy of the pattern!
  • Ravelry Goings-On
    • #TryPod — Encourage your friends to try a new-to-them podcast. We encourage you to recommend our podcast! Use the #TryPodABitLate hashtag when you talk about this on social media.
  • Giveaways
  • Projects
    • Joey continues to talk about not working on a scarf for his son.
    • Greg is working on his Halcyarn Socks (project page). First sock is complete, and he’s about 50% done with the foot of the second sock. He’s hoping to move this to FO by the next time we record. He loves the contrasting cuffs, toes, and heels in black, but he hates weaving in the ends with black yarn. Yarn is custom-dyed by Dr. Kelly from the Ewe University podcast.
    • Greg knitted a Knitted Travel Mug Kit, pattern by Knits4Comfort. He highly recommends the kit, which is available in Jenn’s etsy shop.
    • Greg knitted an In Threes (project page) by Kelly Herdrich for an upcoming baby shower. He loves this pattern, it makes a great baby gift. He knitted it in Twist Fiber Studio Haywood Worsted in the “Girl At The Rock Show” colorway.
  • Reviews
  • Podcasts We Mention
  • Events
    • We’re getting ready for the County Fair KAL. Prize contributions are coming in:
    • Carolina FiberFest. Greg attended the Carolina FiberFest in Raleigh, NC and had a great time.
    • SAFF — October 27-29, 2017. Greg is planning on attending.
    • Ol’ North State Knitting Guild — Greg is scheduled to speak at the September 11, 2017 meeting.
  • TV Time With Joey
    • The Americans. Joey shared that the current season airing on F/X will not be the final season! There was much rejoicing.
  •  Misc

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Hanging out at the #CarolinaFiberFest with @knits4comfort Jennifer, who sells awesome tumbler cozie kits!

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Episode 23: What’s In The Box?

In Episode 23, Greg and Joey talk about the weather, knitting winter items when it’s warm, and various subscription boxes.

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  • Special thanks to our sponsor: Coveted Yarn! Coveted Yarn is a local yarn shop in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and is an authorized dealer of our favorite knitting needles: Karbonz, by Knitter’s Pride. In addition to a great variety of widely distributed yarn, Coveted Yarn offers their own signature line of yarn — Flat Rocks Yarn, which is dyed by the shop owner’s sister. You can also find McPorter Farms knitting accessories and buttons at Coveted Yarn. World-wide shipping is available. Contact them via their website or at 1-978-282-8809 for more information and to place an order.

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Hello, #hexipuffs!

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This just got delivered. I'm about to crack it open and see what's there. #adabox #adafruit

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