Episode 0 – Introduction

Curious Handmade Podcast 150

I give a little introduction to my knitting history and share a couple of embarrassing stories.

My podcasting inspirations include (but are not limited to):

Stash and Burn

Double Knit

Knitting Pipeline

Electric Sheep


2 Knit Lit Chicks

The Knitmore Girls

This week is Wool Week UK and there are lots of events happening. As I mentioned in a previous post, this weekend I am very excited to be heading up to Scotland for the Glasgow School of Yarn.

I am doing Amy Singers “Add Texture to your Sweater” class and I was doing some homework for the class. I need to find a plain vanilla pullover pattern.

I’m looking at:


The Daily Sweater by Kay Gardiner and Ann Shayne

Blank Canvass by Ysolda Teague

More To Explore


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Magazine Covers with Helen Stewart on it and a knitted shawl wrapped around her neck and shoulders