It’s All Getting Messy! (Episode 11 of Along The Lanes)

This week, I’m getting my hands dirty with some mixed media painting. Also, you get to dive into my yarn and fibre stash head first!

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Peace, love and messy creativity,

Show notes

Karusellen colourwork hat by Erica Knits:

Voolenvine’s Favorite Socks:


The Sheep Shop, Cambridge:

Yarns mentioned (listed on
Stonehedge Fiber Mill Shepherd’s Wool Worsted
Cascade 220 Heathers Worsted
Colinette Jitterbug

Music by Floppy Circus on

Back from Canada and it snowed! (Episode 10)

I’m back from Canada and I have so much to tell you! This episode is filled with new projects, poutine (yummy!), bonfires and travel tales.

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Peace, love and poutine,

Show notes

Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival, NY:

Francine J. Séguin – Mixed media artist:

Vitsippa by Joji Locatelli:

Karusellen by Erica Knits:

Ishbel shawl by Ysolda Teague:

Casey Neistat, YouTuber extraordinaire:

Aladdin Magic Carpet Prank by Casey Neistat & Jesse Wellens:

Music by Andrew Applepie:

Ep. 9 – It’s Raining Hexipuffs!

In this episode, it’s raining hexipuffs, we sneak off to the greenhouse and I announce the winner of the first AtL giveaway.

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Peace, love and hexipuffs,

Show notes

The Beekeeper’s Quilt by Tiny Owl Knits

Leaving Cowl by Maria Olsson

Skein Queen Desire
100% wool, DK weight

Music by preppeller :)

Ep. 8 – Insane 2.8m lace shawl!

In this episode, we drink prosecco (a lot), measure Jemma’s crazy intarsia shawl (ridiculously long), and reminisce on adding silly-named yarn (kilos of it) to our stash in one day.

Watch until the end of the episode to find out how you can take part in my first yarn giveaway!

Thanks to Jemma for joining me for this episode. Give the video a thumbs up to show her your love, and subscribe for many more fun guests in the future :D

Peace, love and silly hats,

Show notes

You can find Jemma on Ravelry and Instagram:

City & Guilds Hand Knit Textile:

Hogwarts Express shawl:

Eden Cottage yarns:

The Moon and The Sky shawl by Jemma Arrowsmith:

Trillian by Martina Behm:

Wurm hat by Katharina Nopp:

My “Bunting fit for a queen” pattern:

So Dedicated by chaad.:

Ep. 7 – Spin, Skate and Sparkle!

In this episode of Along The Lanes, I talk about spinning, share crazy handspun and amazing stash acquisitions in a gold bag.

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Peace, love and unicorns,

Show Notes

Hedgehog Fibres

Hand combs from Wingham Wool Works

Hilltop Cloud

Truly Myrtle

Schacht Zoom Loom

Music by
Preppeller :)

Ep. 6 – The Cart of Shame is Gone!

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Show Notes

My camera kit:
Canon G7X camera
Zoom H1 microphone
GorillaPod Hybrid
Studio lights
Final Cut Pro X


Fish hat:

Sweet Eleanor:

Mountain Moss Shawl:

Andrew Applepie:

Celadon City:


Ep. 5 – Great London Yarn Crawl

Join me on the Great London Yarn Crawl; Three yarn shops and an amazing pop-up marketplace, all in one day!

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The yarn shops we visited and the yarn I bought at each shop:

The Handweavers Studio & Gallery where I purchased “Regoledo” unlabelled sparkly nylon yarn

Nest, I purchased Blacker Yarns’ Special Edition Cornish Tin 4-ply

Loop London where I bought some Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light & Eden Cottage Theseus Lace

The Great London Yarn Crawl organised by Yarn In The City:

Music by:
Floppy Circus:

Episode 4: She used the C word!

It’s time for Episode 4 of Along The Lanes, my knitting podcast.

I announce the winner of the Exploration Station vote – thanks for helping me pick! I’ve got a Finished Object, many WIPs and fun new ideas. Oh and I show you the Cart of Shame.

Show Notes


Ella Pullover:

Stitched in Sweden on YouTube:

Exploration Station by Stephen West:

“Rainy Day” by Safakash on

Episode 3: So much colour!

Episode 3 of Along The Lanes, my knitting podcast about knitting, crafts and fluffy things, is now up on YouTube.

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In this episode, I show off rainbow noodle yarn, start flirting with a few future projects, and I can’t make up my mind! Head over and vote on your favourite combo on the Exploration Station colour scheme to help me out :D

Twitter list of knitty and crafty people I love – Don’t forget to let me know if you tweet about your crafts and would like me to add you!

Don’t forget to subscribe, and say hi on Twitter (@vero) and Ravelry (thatcanadiangirl). And THANK YOU for watching! :D

Peace, love and no dropped stitches,

Show notes:

Simple Ziggurat by Åsa Tricosa
Exploration Station by Stephen West
Driven by Veera Välimäki
Coronis by Emily Ringelman
Music is “Tiny Tempo” by Safakash

Stash Enhancement Edition: EasyKnits special!


When the post arrived, I couldn’t keep my hands off this huge bag of yarn! Take a look at the short EasyKnits special episode for the fantastic yarn that arrived last week! :D

stash enhancement

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I'm Véro - a crafty, knitty, spinny gal who enjoys making (and drinking) a cocktail or three. If you've stumbled here, you might enjoy browsing some of my older posts with the tags over to the right or finding out more about me.

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