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Today’s episode is packed, as I share all my stories from Squam, talk about a wonderful collaboration I’m a part of this weekend, and catch you up on the many exciting WIPs I have going on at the moment.
Meadow Yarn is an inviting online retailer selling yarn, needles and notions. It’s a small, family business based in rural Suffolk in the UK. Meadow Yarn was born out of a passion for beautiful yarn and knitting accessories and aims to bring you a range of great products. Yarns stocked include Northbound Knitting, Eden Cottage Yarn, the Fibre Co and many more.
To help the Yarn in the City Girls celebrate five years of the GLYC, I’m launching an expanded version of my Fireflies Rising Shawl. The revised pattern will feature a new size and is launching tomorrow, Saturday, June 17th.
The two yarns that The Wool Kitchen and The Travel Knitter have created for this collaboration are breathtaking. They will be doing special updates tomorrow, Saturday, June 17th at 9am BST.
This is the delicious Dancing Fireflies in a Merino/Silk Blend
And here is the incredible Midnight Fireflies from The Travel Knitter, in crazy-soft baby camel and silk:
Here are Larissa and Helen in their Fireflies Rising Shawlettes!
And here’s the new larger version using both yarns:
There will be a Fireflies Rising KAL starting on the 1st of July!
Yarn in the City Ep: 61 with details about the upcoming GLYC Fireflies Rising KAL and an interview with me
There will be a KAL starting on the 1st of July.
Union Square Socks by Mina Phillips
Confetti Pullover by by Veera Välimäki
Pure Joy Shawl by Joji Locatelli
I love the Bon Bon mitts. Unfortunately, I can’t come to London for the festival but would love an issue of this magazine. Thank you.
Hi! Thanks for this podcast episode–it was great and fun listening. So, I’ve thought through the question about my fave design in the newest Pom Pom Quarterly, issue 21. I am very keen to get my hands on this bday issue. I really want to knit nearly all the patterns, so it’s difficult to decide on my favourite. My way of solving this, is that, since we are hopefully into warmer weather, I would knit either Boum or Jambouree first, as they’re the best knits for warmer weather. I would love to attend the Pom Pom 5 year bday party, so please enter me into this competition, as well. Thanks so much for this giveaway!!
For the Fairyhill Shawl Mini KAL