CH 23: It might be the weather

Helen —  April 11, 2014 — 1 Comment

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Today I’m talking about What’s in the WIP?, Selvedge Spring Fair in Londontown and the Fireflies Rising knit along.

I’m feeling a bit tired and wondering if it might be the weather?

That last comment is a reference to this Australian TV advert from the 80’s which I’m finding hilarious and being a bit nostalgic.

Welcome to new members of the Curious Crew: rustysun, allthatcakeknit, Xstitch, YrnKrazy, Lastknit2, Mrshoo, Dutchie, Gracieanne, NMSTacey

I forgot to mention that Mrshoo aka Sarah hosts the In a sKnit video cast- check it out.

What’s in the WIP?

Aislinn Cardigan by Amy Herzog – nearly finished the back piece.

March design for Dream Big (a colour block cowl)

Bunny Nuggets by Rebecca Danger

Bunny by Kate Gilbert

Rowan Purelife British Sheep Breeds Bouclé

Chicken Easter Cards with the girls

Easter Card craft

I’m in the planning stages of some sewing projects. I’m looking at this Papillon & Mandarine Little Angel top for the girls.


Selvedge Magazine Spring Fair

Sheep of Steel

John Arbon Textiles

Ray Stitch

Merchant & Mills “The Dress Shirt”


Juno Fibre Arts is sponsoring the Fireflies Rising Knit Along on Ravelry. Woot woot!

Post your finished Fireflies Rising Shawlette on the FO (finished object) thread by the end of April for a chance to win a skien of Juno Alice sock in the Oyster colour way.

I’m also offering two very cute zip pouches by Hip to Pieces Squares as prizes.

Thank you to Paula from Knitting Pipeline and Laura and Lesley at Knit Girllls (Episode 199) for mentioning my designs.

Thank you to JCEllisonKnits for the lovely iTunes Review.

Don’t forget to play the Instagram game and tag a photo of what you’re knitting while you listen to the episode with #curioushandmadepodcast!!

Have a great week!

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