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Apparently, the New York Times thinks Britain is a nation of Eeyores. I can’t check this as the article in question is behind their paywall, but I can understand the impression that we are a country of pessimists when it comes to … Continue reading
The fabulous stitched artwork of Kate Jenkins makes a welcome, woolly return this month, with her new exhibition at the Rebecca Hossack Gallery in London. (You may remember her Cafe exhibition was mentioned on the podcast a couple of years … Continue reading
This weekend we took a trip to Greenwich, home of the famous Meridian Line. Greenwich Park is beautiful and, even when the weather isn’t that great, up on the hill there are spectacular views of the City and the Docklands.
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 … Continue reading
This week is all about lists and when they get out of hand. Plus we have a look at the latest issue of Rowan Magazine in an epic pattern review, and there’s news of a podcasting meet-up at Knit Nation … Continue reading
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
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
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
This week we examine the pitfalls of making a bad joke, plus some knitterly Christmas festivities to look forward to and a collection of patterns that have some bite. More on the Twitter Joke Trial The Bothered Owl, Christmas Yarn … Continue reading