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Episode 97: Let the Games Begin

Olympic fever has hit London and finally, the Sheep’s role in the festivities can be revealed as we discuss the extravaganza of the Opening Ceremony. Plus there’s a rundown of what’s on my needles and a show that proves we … Continue reading

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Episode 85: Occupy

This week the Sheep sets off to find out just what’s going on over at Occupy London and, in honour of this important task, he’s very nearly sober. Festive Sweater, Ravelry Group Knit Along The Beekeeper’s Quilt Patterns: Acer, Vaila, … Continue reading

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Episode 80: Knit Nation 2011

This week I report back from Knit Nation 2011, to tell you all about the lovely podcaster meet-up, the marketplace, my yarn purchases, and a competition where you can win a lovely skein of yummy yarn! (And if that wasn’t … Continue reading

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Knit Nation Meet-Up!

Knit Nation is almost upon us! I can’t wait to look around the marketplace, though I fear I will have resist the temptation to refurbish my house entirely in yarn If you’re going to be there on Saturday, then I … Continue reading

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Episode 78: Moonshine

This week we catch up with the Sheep’s latest antics. Whatever you do, don’t try this at home… We also take a look at knitterly goings-on in London; the new edition of Knitscene; some lovely handmade shopping; plus there’s the … Continue reading

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Stitched Science

This weekend the Science Museum played host to some truly excellent stitching skills, thanks to Stitch London. With knitting classes, cross-stitch classes, a giant knitted solar system, and contributions from all over the world, it was an impressive array of … Continue reading

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Columbia Road

On a glorious day like today, it seems that Summer is trying to leapfrog Spring entirely. A perfect morning then, to leisurely wander from Hoxton over to Columbia Road, and its Sunday flower market. You can tell you’re getting nearer, … Continue reading

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Episode 72: Robin Hood

This week, to mark the second ‘podiversary’ of the show, we return to the original film review with a look at the latest Robin Hood film, starring Russell Crowe. There’s also a sneaky-peek at a fabulous dress party, a sheepy … Continue reading

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Episode 66: The Panto Strikes Back

It’s that time of year where the traditional British pantomime makes a return. This time the Sheep has written the show’s knitter’s audio panto, which means I can’t be held responsible for the content. Hope you enjoy it despite the … Continue reading

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Episode 59: Ally Pally

This week I’m off to the Knitting and Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace. Plus we take a peek at a new knitting book with a competition to win a copy of your very own and there are beaaaaaaaards! Oh yes. … Continue reading

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