Shopcast #165: Vanilla Fluff & Course! | Fair Isle Questions | Yoga for Knitters

By Caitlin Johnson

On this episode, we're happy to announce that the Vanilla Fluff pattern and course are here! We have a chat with Rachel on Fair Isle where she answers many questions you submitted. And we hear from Kim at Turning Ground Yoga with a lovely yoga practice to take care of your body.

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Maggie is wearing her Treelight Sweater by Jennifer Steingass 

Kits available when possible  

Corinne is wearing Tangled Yoke Cardigan by Eunny Jang 


Maggie’s project bag from Crafts-O-Matic 

2-Color Tapestry Cowl in Jamieson & Smith

Love Note by Tin Can Knits with a hand-spun Romney 

Image © Tin Can Knits

Corinne is knitting a small motif hat in Rauma Finullgarn from Traditional Nordic Knits 

Shop News

There’s a course coming for the Vanilla Sweater!!

Another new-design sweater in Studio Donegal Irish Heather 

There will be more yoga in the future! For now, find Kim at or  

Colorwork Accessory KAL is in progress, through March 18th.  You can still join in Facebook or Ravelry! Today, the 25th, is the LAST DAY to join! 

Balvonie Bonnet Pattern is included with sign-up.  Kits are available! 

Emma’s Segment

Wearing her Vanilla Sweater in Jamieson & Smith 2-ply jumper weight color FC21.

Selbu Patterns 

Uist Wool DK 

More New In The Shop:

AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary 

Uradale Yarn in 2-ply & DK coming March 4th! 

New Lanark Mill


Uradale Samples are:

Da Crofter’s Kep Free Pattern 

Da Mirknen Mitts from Shetland Wool Adventures Journal Vol 1 

We’d love to see any of your FO’s from our yarn or patterns as well!  Use #thewoollythistle to have your FO included in a future shopcast!

Thank you for watching!  If you go out, take your knitting!

Corinne's gold bangles from

Video editing: Intelligent Octopus 

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