In Episode 98, Greg and Pam discuss time, reverse engineering, and homework.
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Yarn in the News
- Greg shared an article about reverse engineering knitting.
- Greg continues to work on the Rio Calina Cowl by Cat Bordhi. He is using Knitologie Silken Worsted yarn in the Verdant colorway.
- Greg is (kinda) working on his Christmas socks with yarn from KnittyAndColor.
- Greg is (kinda) working on Frog and Toad and is concerned about finishing it in time to be a present for his wife.
- Pam worked on the Flohmarkt Shawl by Mary-Ann Lammers. She is using Passion Knits Yarn in a BFL nylon base.
- Pam worked on her Spinning for Socks Socks.
- She also started a new spin with a BFL/Border Leicester Cross.
- She pulled yarn for the Fish Hat and mentioned the Fish Hat website.
- We covered the middle of chapter 6 (p. 135-142) of Knitting Rules! The Yarn Harlot Unravels the Mysteries of Swatching, Stashing, Ribbing & Rolling to Free Your Inner Knitter. Next episode will finish chapter 6 (p144-151)
- Greg mentioned the Easy Peasy Socks for First-Timers pattern by Stacey Trock as a great pattern for learning basic sock-knitting techniques.
- Stephanie Pearl-McPhee has a Patreon account for $6 a month and it looks like she is offering great content.
Current/Upcoming Unraveling Events
- We drew prizes for the #KnittingMagicKAL.
- We announced that we will start drawing for prizes in the monthly chatter threads on Ravelry, starting in February!
- We shared that oharethey Christina Bain of the Ravelry Team passed away. Ravelry wrote a nice tribute to her.
- Greg bought a New Model M keyboard and is very excited about it.
- Greg is playing chess on chess.com. He’s KnittingDaddy there if you’d like to play games with him.
- BostonJen shared her new Abington Mitts pattern with us.
- We mentioned a few other podcasts that we love: Down Cellar Studio, Yarns at Yin Hoo, and Cast On.
- Carolina FiberFest 2021 will be virtual. Workshops are posted! You can sign up for the newsletter if you want.
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