Fri, 1 November 2013
Hello and welcome to Episode 2 of the Curious Handmade Podcast. It's Friday first of November! That means starting the countdown to the end of the year and trying to squeeze in as much as possible into the last couple of months! Today I'm looking forward to having a good natter with you today about knitting, an unplanned yarn shopping trip and my plans for regular podcast segments. Recap from Episode 1: Some favourite Knitty patterns of some lovely listeners: SpinnyGonzales Aeolian Shawl and Laminaria by Elizabeth Freeman Brbrcat - Date Night - Nikol Lohr Aorlavfan - Leaflet - by Cecily Glowik MacDonald Theyarngoeson - Blossoms by the Brook by Ilga Leja Londontown Stories Erika Knight Yarn Collection Rowan Angora Haze Rowan Angora Haze and Kidsilk Haze Eclipse Rowan Tweed Aran Rowan Tweed Aran Rowan Kidsilk Haze Eclipse British Sheep Breeds Bouclé Rowan British Sheep Breeds Boucle Rowan Felted Tweed I rave about dinner at Polpo The WIP Gift Knitting and an upcoming collection The needles have been running hot at chez curious the last few months and the creative juices flowing. I can't tell you the details just yet but I'm planning a holiday season surprise for my knitters. one of the fabulous things about being a little indie designer is that I can totally make up the rules. I haven't worked out all the details yet but can say so far that I'm putting together a collection of sassy little patterns perfect for little gifts and it will be released as some kind of mystery game. I would love to hear your thoughts and feelings about gift knitting in the comments below or on the Ravelry Curious Handmade discussion board. Rowan Felted Tweed To listen to the episode click on the play arrow button at the top or download and subscribe in iTunes.