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,
Vero

Show notes

Karusellen colourwork hat by Erica Knits:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/karusellen

Voolenvine’s Favorite Socks:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/favorite-socks-2

Festiwool:
http://www.festiwool.com

The Sheep Shop, Cambridge:
http://sheepshopcambridge.co.uk

Yarns mentioned (listed on Ravelry.com):
Stonehedge Fiber Mill Shepherd’s Wool Worsted
Cascade 220 Heathers Worsted
Colinette Jitterbug

Music by Floppy Circus on Soundcloud.com

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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https://twitter.com/vero/
http://www.ravelry.com/people/thatcanadiangirl/
https://instagram.com/thatcanadiangirl/

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http://www.ravelry.com/groups/along-the-lanes-podcast

Peace, love and poutine,
Vero

Show notes

Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival, NY:
http://sheepandwool.com

Francine J. Séguin – Mixed media artist:
http://fjseguin.com

Vitsippa by Joji Locatelli:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/vitsippa

Karusellen by Erica Knits:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/karusellen

Ishbel shawl by Ysolda Teague:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ishbel

Casey Neistat, YouTuber extraordinaire:
https://www.youtube.com/user/caseyneistat

Aladdin Magic Carpet Prank by Casey Neistat & Jesse Wellens:

Music by Andrew Applepie: https://soundcloud.com/andrewapplepie

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,
Vero

Show notes

The Beekeeper’s Quilt by Tiny Owl Knits
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/the-beekeepers-quilt

Leaving Cowl by Maria Olsson
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/leaving-cowl

Skein Queen Desire
100% wool, DK weight
http://www.ravelry.com/yarns/library/skein-queen-desire

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 😀

Peace, love and silly hats,
Vero

Show notes

You can find Jemma on Ravelry and Instagram:
http://www.ravelry.com/people/JemArrowsmith
https://instagram.com/jemarrowsmith

City & Guilds Hand Knit Textile:
http://www.distanceknitting.com/courses-classes/

Hogwarts Express shawl:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/hogwarts-express

Eden Cottage yarns:
http://www.edencottageyarns.co.uk

The Moon and The Sky shawl by Jemma Arrowsmith:
https://jemarrowsmith.wordpress.com/2015/08/12/new-pattern-the-moon-and-the-sky-shawl/

Trillian by Martina Behm:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/trillian-2

Wurm hat by Katharina Nopp:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/wurm

My “Bunting fit for a queen” pattern:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/bunting-fit-for-a-queen

Music:
So Dedicated by chaad.: https://soundcloud.com/derek-chad

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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https://instagram.com/thatcanadiangirl/

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http://www.ravelry.com/groups/along-the-lanes-podcast

Peace, love and unicorns,
Vero

Show Notes

Hedgehog Fibres
http://hedgehogfibres.com

Hand combs from Wingham Wool Works
http://www.winghamwoolwork.co.uk/wool-combs/455-wingham-hand-combs.html

Hilltop Cloud
http://www.hilltopcloud.co.uk

Truly Myrtle
http://www.trulymyrtle.com

Schacht Zoom Loom
On Amazon.co.uk
On Amazon.com

Music by
Safakash: https://soundcloud.com/safakash
Preppeller 🙂

Ep. 6 – The Cart of Shame is Gone!

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http://www.ravelry.com/groups/along-the-lanes-podcast

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Show Notes

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

Knitsonik:
http://www.knitsonik.com

Fish hat:
http://www.ravelry.com/projects/thatcanadiangirl/fish-hat-dead-or-alive

Sweet Eleanor:
http://www.ravelry.com/projects/KerryWallis/sweet-eleanor-scarf-2

Mountain Moss Shawl:
http://www.ravelry.com/projects/thatcanadiangirl/mountain-moss-shawl

Music:
Andrew Applepie: https://soundcloud.com/andrewapplepie

Celadon City: https://soundcloud.com/celadoncity

Chaad: https://soundcloud.com/derek-chad

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
http://www.handweavers.co.uk

Nest, I purchased Blacker Yarns’ Special Edition Cornish Tin 4-ply
http://nestknitting.com
http://www.ravelry.com/yarns/library/blacker-yarns-cornish-tin-4-ply

Loop London where I bought some Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light & Eden Cottage Theseus Lace
http://www.loopknitting.com/news.html
http://www.ravelry.com/yarns/library/madelinetosh-tosh-merino-light

http://www.ravelry.com/yarns/library/eden-cottage-yarns-theseus-lace

The Great London Yarn Crawl organised by Yarn In The City:
http://www.loopknitting.com/news.html

Music by:
Safakash: https://soundcloud.com/safakash
Floppy Circus: https://soundcloud.com/floppycircus

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

Twitter: http://twitter.com/vero/
Ravelry: http://www.ravelry.com/people/thatcanadiangirl/
Instagram: https://instagram.com/thatcanadiangirl/

Ella Pullover:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ella-pullover

Stitched in Sweden on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDNjJkFYzIQkDcH_myhdehA

Exploration Station by Stephen West:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/exploration-station

Music:
“Rainy Day” by Safakash on Soundcloud.com

Along The Lanes: Episode 2 – Time Travel

Last night, I published Episode 2 of Along The Lanes, my new podcast about knitting, crafts and fluffy things. This week, I’m sharing some progress updates, the story of my most worn and least worn Finished Objects, and opening some exciting post.

episode 2 along the lanes

You can watch it now on my new YouTube channel.

As I’ve moved to a new channel, please re-subscribe to be notified when I add new videos! I already can’t wait to record the next one, and I suspect I’ll have some great stash acquisition to share in the next few days.

And THANK YOU for watching! 😀

Show notes

My Hitofude project page:
http://www.ravelry.com/projects/thatcanadiangirl/hitofude-cardigan

Trillian by Martina Behm:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/trillian-2

Alegria by Manos del Uruguay:
http://www.ravelry.com/yarns/library/manos-del-uruguay-alegria

Strokkur project page:
http://www.ravelry.com/projects/thatcanadiangirl/strokkur

Hogwarts Express project page:
http://www.ravelry.com/projects/thatcanadiangirl/hogwarts-express

Pompom magazine:
http://pompommag.com