Shopcast 142: Are you an adventurous knitter? Plus a Jamieson & Smith and Spindrift comparison.

By Maggie Nichols


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What am I wearing?

Multicolored Tapestry Cowl If you post a picture of your Tapestry Cowl, use #tapestrycowl so we can see!

Vanilla Sweater in Rauma Finullgarn 4128

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This episode’s customer question: What DK weight yarn is good for cables?  

Rowan Felted Tweed 

Blacker Swan DK 

My latest WIP:

Neckline for a cardigan I’m designing in Rauma Vams.


Da Crofter’s Kep by Wilma Malcomson. Pattern found on Shetland Wool Week site in Jamieson’s of Shetland original colors and The Woolly Thistle varieties.

Jamieson & Smith: 

Lovage by Marie Wallin from her Windswept book

In the Shop:

52 Weeks of Shawls by Laine Live April 30th and available now.

Blacker Gotland in DK (a bit left!) & Blacker Jacob in 4-ply & DK.

Two-Color Tapestry Cowl Kits.

Shetlands Wool Adventures Journal Vol. 01 & 02 Live May 28th


Pom Pom 37-Summer is on pre-order. Live on June 2nd .

By Hand #15- Rhode Island 

Laine 11 

Biches & Bûches La Petit Lambswool 4-ply, fingering weight in 14 colors.  NEED LINK

Silk Mohair in 9 colors.  NEED LINK

Jamieson’s of Shetland Spindrift 

NEED SHETLAND MAP if we’re using one.  Placeholder exists TC: 36:39:00

Jamieson & Smith 

Pewter Buttons 

Exmoor Sock Yarn is in stock 

Buness Tam - Sold out but sign up to be notified when it is back in stock 

Audrey in Unst by Gudrun Johnson  

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Corinne's gold bangles from

Video editing:Erika Jones

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