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Stitch London

Many of you will know that I am a huge fan of the UK’s largest knitting group, and have joined them on yarn crawls, surgical stitchery, and science-based knitted wonders. Led by the Woolly Godzilla herself, Deadly Knitshade, they are … Continue reading

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Episode 83: Sweet Clement Yarns

The Sheep returns! With the yarny treat of an interview with independent dyer Sweet Clement Yarns. Plus there’s my new favourite knitting podcast and a fabulous London knitting book. Sweet Clement Yarns Knit 1 Geek 2 podcast Stitch London – … 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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Episode 73: The Lost Art of Boredom

This week we’re looking at boredom. Not too closely – I’m hoping the show won’t resemble its subject – but to see whether boredom is always a bad thing. Plus there’s a review of a knitting book of cabled goodness, … Continue reading

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Episode 64: Royal Revolution

Happy Thanksgiving! This week, with the announcement of the royal wedding, we take a look at the monarchy. Plus there are funtimes to be had with some lovely knitting groups, and we have a round-up of some entertaining blogs. Classic … Continue reading

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Episode 51: Slow Fashion

The Sheep is back for Series 4, and we’re kicking off with a look at Slow Fashion and some  knitting patterns that can withstand changing trends. Plus I report back from the Stitched Selves project; there’s a new issue of … Continue reading

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Stitching mySelf

So, Stitch London have this cool project where you knit/crochet/felt a little version of yourself, and it gets sent along to the Science Museum for the re-opening of their ‘Who Am I’ gallery. The fabulous Deadly Knitshade wrote a knitting … Continue reading

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Episode 49: Stitched Up

I’m reporting back from the Stitched Up event at the Hunterian Museum and trying my hand at some surgical suturing. Plus there’s a sneaky preview of a brand new knitting book and an hilarious video that gives some literary legends … Continue reading

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Friday Night at the Hunterian

Well, Stitched Up was a great success. The place was packed out with knitters and crafters and even a few surgeons. I had a go at suturing, met some fabulous folk, and have lots of material for the podcast – … Continue reading

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