On this episode, Corinne is joined by Graidi, our Customer Success Rep, while Maggie's out with a cold. They have lots to show today! Graidi's swatching for our upcoming Colorwork KAL, Corinne has a finished hat to show, and lots more. There's also some fabulous new things in the shop, including a restock in new colors of Oysters & Purls Romney Merino DK. We have segments from Kelsey and Emma, both discussing current WIPs and some great tips for colorwork knitting. And Kim from Yoga with Kim has a few great exercises for our wrists.
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1:16 Intro, Winner #1, & What We’re Wearing
7:26 FOs & WIPs
19:53 Kelsey on Basic Color Questions
41:29 KAL and New & Coming in the Shop
54:48 Emma on Choosing Colors
1:06:43 Sweater Design update
1:10:25 Yoga for Knitters
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What We're Wearing:
Graidi is wearing the Vanilla Sweater in Dehesa de Barrera
The Simple Thing by Melina Brell in Making Tracks and Ullcentrum 3-ply worsted
Corinne is wearing a cardigan purchased at Jamieson & Smith from J & S Heritage
FOs & WIPs:
Corinne’s flower-motif hat in Jamieson & Smith. Watch for kits for the KAL!
Griadi’s Mount Jasper Hat by Jodi Brown in Rauma Strikkegarn and Making Tracks (Birdsong & Honeycomb colorways)
Palmistry Worsted by Stephanie Lotven in Lettlopi
Jasper Cowl by Arella Seaton
Manchelopis by WoolDreamers
Gaca Shawl by Jean-Philippe Cliche
Saddle Shoulder Sweater in Rauma Finullgarn blues & greens held double based on Ann Bud’s Knitter’s Handy Book of Top Down Sweaters
Shopcast Segment on Color Wheel
More in the Shop
Jamieson & Smith 2-ply will be restocked very soon, including kits!
Silver Forest by Jennifer Steingass in Jamieson & Smith Supreme
Burra Cowl by Marie Wallin
Buness Tam by MJ Mucklestone (Pattern)
Hansel Hap by Gudrun Johnston
Oyster and Purls Romney Merino DK
Perspectives edited by Julie Rutter and Emily K Williams
2022 Shetland Wool Week Annual
Neons & Neutrals by Aimée Gille
Find Emma at-
Visiting Cardigan by Stella Ackroyd
Mobius Twist cowl in greys and blues
All-over colorwork with a pop, lined cowl with motifs from Selbu Pattern Book by Anne Bårdsgård
Solid background and rainbow patterned cowl in Jamieson & Smith 2-ply jumper weight
Mattie Pullover by Kristin Drysdale
Yoga for Knitters
Find Kim & Turning Ground Yoga at:
Disclaimer: It is up to the individual to assess whether they are ready for the yoga movements and exercises in this video. Like all exercise programs, please use common sense. You know your body better than anyone and we recommend checking with your doctor before starting and with any questions you may have before beginning any new yoga program.
By performing any yoga practices, you are performing them at your own risk and The Woolly Thistle will not be responsible for any injuries sustained while following the instructions given in any knitting yoga segments.
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Thank you for watching! If you go out, take your knitting!
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