Oct 24, 2018
This week we review the new Tin Can Knits collection - Strange Brew. It's a knitwear collection that embraces everything colour work for the whole family. There's some knitty news and an update on School Council gate. There's also some knitterly news for you covering UK yarn events for the next couple of months...
Oct 15, 2018
Sometimes, when something really gets to you because of its inherent unfairness and solid foundations in utter bollocks, you need to speak out. This episode is one of those times. In a departure from the usual format, this week we share the story of a small girl who wanted to be on the school council. Unlike the boys in...
Sep 26, 2018
How do you decide what knitting to take with you when you
travel? Do you spend more time choosing what yarn to take than
which clothes to pack?
This week we tackle the thorny subject of holiday/travel knitting. A source of much anguish for the average knitter, choosing what to take with you, and what to leave behind,...
Sep 13, 2018
It's a chatty and fun episode today with the enigmatic Leona
Jayne Page of Rusty Ferret/Fluph. Voted back onto the show as a
guest for the second time, Leona tells us about how she moved from
yarn shop owner into hand dyer.
Rusty Ferret was, when we last met Leona, in the closet as a 'local dyer'. Well, the worst kept...
Aug 28, 2018
Shanghai is the destination for this week’s podcast, when I take
a trip to not one, but two yarn shops in the area to check out the
local knitting scene and the yarns on offer.
The podcast theme music is now available on iTunes for purchase for 79p. The track is ‘I Need a Drink’ by Adam and the Walter Boys,...