Podcast 10: Julia

Show notes for Podcast 10

Travelling yarn box on South African Swap group

Yarn I took from the box:

Hartlam: Calvinia Sock base 80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon in the Lilies for my Love colourway
which is the same yarn as I used for my PHG sock Knit along from last episode

The green yarn Caleb wanted was
Knitwitches: Cash-anova supersoft sock 80% Merino 10% Cashmere 10% Nylon in Green Garlands colourway.

Yarn from Uk via our yarn mule Liam:

Trailing clouds: Weight: 100g , Metreage: 425m (464 yards), Fibre content: 75% British Bluefaced Leicester wool, 25% nylon in Mind the gap and Primay/ Secondary colourways.

I want to try The Fish Lips Kiss Heel

Ripples Crafts 55% Bluefaced Leicester and 45% Silk. Each skein contains approximately 400m. Colourway Assynt Storm 02

Fabric was from Plush Addict and I want to use it to make The Sew Together bag

Julia and I met at I Love my Laundry in Bree street Cape Town

Julia was knitting : My Son’s Hero

Tarsi Grande by Clare Devine from her sock Anatomy book in Elle sock wool 80% wool 20% nylon for Caleb

Barry Hat for my Alexander Technique Teacher in Nurturing Fibres Supertwist DK in Plum Pudding and Red Lantern

Little Yellow Duck for the organ and blood donation awareness campaign using Quack Quack Duck Pattern

Lush Cardigan which is doing a touring KAL more details on Shinybees group also in Nurturing Fibres Supertwist DK this time in the Tangerine colourway.

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Orange colour meaning

Finished Objects

All Day Beret
In Elle Bamboo the Reeds colourway

Reminder of the sock KAL ending 17 September 2014


Sock Anatomy by Clare Devine now with Adult sizes Tarsi-Grande and Brevis-Grande

– Jessemaebee donated Frolicking Feet in the Mandarin and Lime colourway

– custom dye of the yarn I knitted Jacaranda socks in ( was called Man Sock) from Nurturing Fibres

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