Yarns from the Plain

A podcast for knitters, crocheters and anyone else who loves playing with yarn!

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Wednesday, 29 August 2012

Episode 57: Scratching The Itch

Hello from a family bank holiday in the North East. In this episode I talk about itching to start something new and how going to a yarn show doesn't do anything to reduce the inflammation!

 On and Off the Needles
 I have seamed the handspun listener Woolsack cushion (details on this Rav page )
I also finished the little squares for the front of the Make Do and Mend cushion by Anna Elliot. The back for this was made by the lovely Carotrike. One more left on the needles, based on Circle Socks by Anne Campbell.

 In The Weaving Shed
 The actual weaving in progress. Starting off:
You can also see the yellow of the contrast clasped weft.
Keeping track:
Nearing the end...

Something I really like
The self catering accommodation at Dairy House, nr Cullompton, Devon. Details at www.dairyhouse.biz

Upcoming Events British Wool Weekend, Sept 1st & 2nd, great Yorkshire Showground. Details at britishwool.net.

Electric Sheep podcast

Rondopolska by Barry Philips, from the album TrĂ¥d, available from Magnatune

We have a listeners' map. Please go on over to pop in a pin - we're covering 5 continents now but I'd still love to see where you all are! Feel free to leave a comment here or at http://www.yarnsfromtheplain.podbean.com/, or email me at yarnsfromtheplain AT googlemail DOT com. We have a Ravelry group here, so come on over to chat. You can find me on Ravelry as talesfromtheplain and on Twitter as talesfromplain (although Tweeting can be sporadic!). TTFN, Nic xx

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