Visit with Corinne and Maggie today as they discuss all things woolly! Studio Donegal Wool Blankets in several beautiful colors and patterns including our own Thistle pattern are front and center this week along with a recap of Rhinebeck, what's on our needles, and a special visit with Thistlers Shreka and Barb, Kelsey, and Emma. Our resident yoga instructor Kim leads us in shoulder work for knitters today too, so there's something for everyone this week! Grab your knitting and a beverage, and join us!
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0:47 Welcome & What We’re Wearing
4:51 Rhinebeck Recap!
11:30 Winner #1 and WIPs
18:32 Community Contributors-Shreka, Barb & Fair Knits
28:07 What We Got at Rhinebeck
35:00 Kelsey’s on Storing Yarn
53:09 Studio Donegal Blankets Return
57:36 Emma’s Rhinebeck Sweaters
1:13:16 More Beautiful Blankets and Winner #2
1:19:01 Yoga for Knitters
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What we're wearing
Maggie is wearing her Vanilla Fluff
Corinne is wearing her Seaweed Slipover by Wilma Malcolmson in Jamieson Spindrift
WIPs and FOs
Corinne started a West Yorkshire Spinner sock, Jay colorway
Maggie is knitting her 2nd Paul Klee by Midori Hirose
Star Power Mitts by Traci Scott in Wensleydale Sheep
Don't miss out...
12 Days of Christmas Box (featuring Wensleydale Sheep Shop Tweed)
Contributor Segment with Shreka & Barb
Dunrobin Sweater by Corinne in Studio Donegal, colorway Moss
We’d love to see your knits! If you’d like to be a contributor, find the form at https://thewoollythistle.com/blogs/the-woolly-thistle/share-with-us-become-a-guest-on-the-shopcast
Maggie picked up two items from Beautiful Syster
Plus some Woolens & Nosh self-striping yarn
Corinne picked up Magpie Fibers Plume Lace
The Scottish Yarn Festival (a beautiful gift!)
A woven scarf/table runner
Kelsey talks about storing yarn.
Grey Sheep Co.
Exmoor Sock Yarn
Biches & Bûches
Family socks from West Yorkshire Spinners colorway Candy Cane, Rye socks by Tin Can Knits (Flax pattern is the sweater!)
Studio Donegal Woven Wool Blankets
Find Emma at-
Last year’s Rhinebeck sweater based on the Hilda Cardigan
Setesdal Cardigan in J&S color 81 and Rauma Lamallgarn color 12
Patterns from Traditional Scandinavian Knitting by Sheila McGregor
Her planning for next year’s Rhinebeck sweater!
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. Please use common sense. You know your body better than anyone and we recommend checking with your doctor before starting & 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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