In which Amy and Jaala discuss sneaky holiday plans...

Topics in this episode:

Hair Color: Perfect Purple on Gert, in Marvel Runaways

Pattern: Rye Socks Pattern, by Tin Can Knits

Books: Molly Murphy Mysteries, by Rhys Bowen

TV Shows: Marvel, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D

Yarn: Croft

 

 

 

 

Direct download: Podcast_118.done.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 12:09pm CST

The podcast in which Amy and Jaala rattle on about not much of anything.

Topics of note:

Events: Vogue Knitting Live in Chicago - March of 2018

Book: Arne & Carlos Christmas Balls

Book: Sequence Knitting

Knitcircus Colorway: Wild Rumpus

Pattern: Elizabeth Zimmermann Baby Blanket

Comedian: Michael McIntyre

Comedian: Jim Gaffigan

App: 36 Questions

Recipe Book: Tassajara Picnics Recipe Book

Podcast: Driftless Knitting

 

 

 

Direct download: Podcast_117.done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:06pm CST

In which Amy and Jaala race from pillar to post, looking for a quitet place to record a podcast.

Topics in this episode...

TV Show: The Flash

Silly Shopping Reference: Ikea

Event: Knitcircus Holiday Kickoff Party

TV Show: The Great British Bake-Off

Cook Books: Tassa Jara Recipes

Kitchen Appliance: Instant Pot

Cooking Site: This Old Gal

Pattern: Rye Socks, by Tin Can Knits

Amazing Resources: Minnesota Textile Center

Event: Small Business Saturday

Event: Ravellenics

 

Direct download: Podcast_115-done.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:44pm CST

In which Amy and Jaala tell of their new space and discuss important things.

Topics in this episode...

Event: Vogue Knitting Live, Seattle

Famous Knitter: Andrea Mowry

Famous Knitter: Stephen West

Famous Knitter: Gudrun Johnston

Pattern: Chilliwack Mitts, by Cable and Strings Designs

Pattern: Badlands Mitts, by Kathryn Folkerth

Pattern: Mostly Harmless Hat, by Jaala Spiro

Event: Knitcircus Holiday Kick-off Party

Event: Vogue Knitting Live, New York

Famous Knitter: Meg Swansen

Famous Knitter: Alice Starmore

Pattern: Gradient Solutions Sweater, by Elizabeth Morrison

Pattern: Waiting Up for Santa Stocking, by Katie Doyle Krot

Geneology

 

Direct download: Podcast_114-done.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 12:46pm CST

In which Amy and Jaala speak excitedly about almost nothing.

Topics in this episode...

Knitting Book: This Thing of Paper, pattern Rubrication

TV Stuff:

Event: Knitcircus Holiday Kick-off Party

Pattern: Rye Socks, by Tin Can Knits

Pattern: Kalari Shawl, by Ambah O'Brian

Direct download: Podcast_113-done.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:22am CST

In which Amy coughs too much and Jaala is loving and kind.

Topics in this episode...

Book: Slow Knitting, by Hannah Thiessen

Event: Perth Festival of Yarn

Yarn Purveyer: Uist Wool in Scotland

Event: Loch Ness Knit Fest

Famous Knitter: Kari Westermann and her book: This Thing of Paper

Yarn Purveyer: The Travel Knitter

Event: Knitcircus Holiday Kick-off Party - link coming soon!

Event: X-Games

Direct download: Podcast_112-done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 2:38pm CST

Mentioned this podcast: 

 

Event: Shetland Wool Week

Exotic Locale: Edinburgh

Famous Knitter: Felicity Ford (Knitsonik)

Famous Knitters: Anne Eunson and Kathy Anderson

Random TV Reference: Father Knows Best

Event: Madtown Yarn Shop Hop

LYS: Susan's Fiber Shop

LYS: Blackberry Ridge Spinning Mill

LYS: Spry Whimsy

Book: The Mitten Handbook, by Mary Scott Huff

Book: Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible, by Hotomi Shida and Gayle Roehm

Event: Vogue Knitting Live Seattle

Event: Vogue Knitting Live New York

Book: A Stash of One's Own, by Clara Parkes

Famous Knitters: Meg Swansen

Direct download: Podcast_111-done.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 11:21am CST

In which Amy gallivants around the state and Jaala gears up to gallivant around the Midwest.

Mentioned this podcast: 

Rattan Shawl

Lemon Cookies

Fiona Hippo Video

How I Met Your Mother (tv show)

Spreadsheet by Ted 

Direct download: Podcast_110_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 10:48am CST

In which Amy returns from Knitting Camp just long enough to record a podcast and Jaala puts up with that behavior!

Topics of note:

Cool Knitters: Betts Lampers

Cool Knitters: Janine Bajus, the Feral Knitter

Events: Meg Swansen’s Knitting Camp

Knitting Books: AlterKnit, by Andrea Rangel

Knitting Books: Glamourie, by Alice and Jade Starmore

Cool Tools: Maker's Bag, by Tom Bihn

Pattern: Scrappy Bias Shawl, by Emily Clawson

Knitting Books: Styles, by Sally Melville

 

 

Direct download: Podcast_109_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 3:24pm CST

In which Jaala and Amy knit while they record their chatter (again).

Topics of note:

Events: Meg Swansen's Knitting Camp

Literature: Houseboat Girl, by Lois Lenski

Literature: Strawberry Girl, by Lois Lenski

Literature: Goops and How to Be Them, by Gelett Burgess

Exotic Locale: Amsterdam

Pattern: Rattan Shawl, by Libby Jonson

Pattern: In Threes Sweater, by Kelly Herdrich

Pattern: Needle in a Haystack, by Jaala Spiro

Event: Tour de Fleece

Direct download: Podcast_108_done.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:09pm CST

In which Jaala and Amy knit while they record their chatter.

Listen on Libsyn or iTunes

Topics of note:

Pattern: Needle in a Haystack, by Jaala Spiro

TV Show: Supergirl

Exotic Locale: Amsterdam

Events: Meg Swansen's Knitting Camp

Pattern: Wolkig, by Martina Behm

Pattern: Rattan Shawl, by Libby Jonson

Pattern: In Threes Sweater, by Kelly Herdrich

Pattern: Sugar Sprinkles Cowl, by Sharyn Anhalt

Pick a Shawl KAL on Ravelry, starts July 7, with Jaala Spiro and Liz Avery (coming soon)

Events: Stitches Midwest near Chicago

Cool People: Ron Miskin of The Buffalo Wool Company

Fiction: The Enzo Files

Cool People: Janine Bajus, the Feral Knitter

Knitting Books: A Stash of One's Own, by Clara Parkes

Blog: Decor8

Direct download: Podcast_107_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 3:01pm CST

In which Jaala and Amy just visit!

Listen on Libsyn or iTunes

Topics of note:

Knitcircus Colors: Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy

Designer: Susan B Anderson

Pattern: Wolkig, by Martina Behm

Pattern: Needle in a Haystack, by Jaala Spiro

Designer/Teacher: Meg Swansen at Knitting Camp

TV Show: This is Us

TV Show: Arrested Developement

Authors: Rainbow Rowell

TV Show: Parks and Recreation

Knitting Books: Sequence Knitting, by Cecelia Campochiaro

 

Direct download: Podcast_106_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 3:11pm CST

The podcast in which Jaala namedrops more than Amy for once!

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Topics of note:

Designer: Janina Kallio

Pattern: Herald, by Janina Kallio

     Knitcircus Colors: Just Have a Little Faith in Me

Pattern: Spotlight, by Janina Kallio

     Knitcircus Colors: Many Happy Returns, The Sensible Ms Dashwood

Pattern: Scrappy Bias Shawl, by Emily Clawson

     Knitcircus Colors: Pardon Me, Sir        

Events: TNNA in Columbus

Designer: Christopher Salas

Designer: Angela Tong

Designer: Stephannie Tallent

Designer: Heather Zoppetti

Designer: Mindy Wilkes

Designer: Jen Lucas

Designer: Adrienne Ku

Yarn: Baah Yarns

Yarn: Twisted Owl

Designer: Stefanie Japel

Designer: Stacey Trock

Pattern: Find Your Fade, by Andrea Mowry

Pattern: Free Your Fade, by Andrea Mowry

Pattern: Color Affection, by Veera Välimäki

Cool Stuff: Purl and Loop Looms

Cool Stuff: Schacht Looms

Pattern: Flight Path, by Elizabeth Morrison 

Cool Stuff: Katrinkles

Cool Stuff: Papa Sews Too

Cool Stuff: Zing Needles

Direct download: Podcast_105_done.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:02pm CST

Yet another podcast in which Jaala and Amy make each other laugh!

Topics of note:

Events: TNNA in Columbus

Designer: Janina Kallio

Pattern: Herald, by Janine Kallio

Designer: Hélène Magnússon

Designer: Crystal Seyfarth

Designer: Kaffe Fassett

Yarn: Istex Einband

Pattern: Flight Path, by Elizabeth Morrison

Pattern: Find Your Fade, by Andrea Mowry

Pattern: Color Affection, by Veera Välimäki

Direct download: Podcast_104_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:38am CST

The podcast in which Jaala and Amy make each other laugh (for a change)!

Topics of note:

Knitting Tools: Zing Needles

Knitting Patterns: Sugar Sprinkles Shawl, by Sharyn Anhalt

Dyers: The Plucky Knitter

Artists: Jennie the Potter

Artists: Pawley Studios

 

Knitting Pattern: Summer Camp, by Laura Aylor

Knitting Pattern and Givaway: Bromeliad Shawl

Artist: Katrinkles

Knitting Tools: Cotton Candy Scissors

Direct download: Podcast_103_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 3:05pm CST

The podcast in which Jaala and Amy speak of nothing in particular (as usual)!

Listen on Libsyn or iTunes

Topics of note:

Events: Shetland Wool Week

Events: Joji Locatelli Knitalong

Events: Knitcircus Anniversary Party, June 17th

Events: Downcellar Podcast Splash Pad Party

TV Shows: Anne with an E on Netflix

Knitting Pattern: Sugar Sprinkles

Direct download: Podcast_102_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 2:25pm CST

The podcast in which Jaala and Amy speak of nothing in particular (as usual), but announce the winner's of last week's givaway!

Topics of note:

Givaway Winners - Rachelle and Mary L!

Events: Shetland Wool Week

Events: Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival

Yarn: Dale of Norway Baby Ull

Famous Knitters: Dominque Trad

Events: Knitcircus Anniversary Party, June 17th

Events: Downcellar Podcast Splash Pad Party

Knitcircus Produce: Yarn It

Knitter's Tools: Enviosioknit

 

Direct download: Podcast_101_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 2:47pm CST

The podcast in which Jaala and Amy speak of nothing in particular (as usual), but it's also our 100th episode!

Topics of note:

Famous Knitters: Lucy Neatby

Events: YarnOver - Minnesota Knitters' Guild

Famous Knitters: Laura Nelkin

Famous Knitters: Lars Rains

Famous Knitters: Laura Aylor

Knitcircus Colorway: Needle in a Haystack Impressionist

Pattern: Niela Cowl, by Julie Farwell Clay

Events: Stitches Midwest near Chicago

Events: Knitcircus Anniversary Party, June 17th

Direct download: Podcast_100_done.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:25pm CST

Topics of note:

Audiobooks: Outlander Series, narrated by Davina Porter
Audiobooks: JD Robb Audiobooks, narrated by Susan Erickson
Audiobooks: Harry Potter, narrated by Jim Dale
Comedien: Jim Gaffigan
Comedien: Russell Peters
TV: The Flash
TV: MARVEL: Agents of Shield
TV: The Imposters
TV: Scorpion
Events: YarnCon
Events: YarnOver - Minnesota Knitters' Guild
Famous Knitters: Steven Be
Pattern: Pansy Triangle, by Amy Detjen
Knitcircus Colorway: The Knit Sky
TV: Prison Break
Pattern: Gradient Solutions Sweater, by Elizabeth Morrison
Famous Knitters: Lorliee Beltman
Events: Vogue Kntiting Live, Las Vegas
Famous Knitters: Janine Bajus, the Feral Knitter
Famous Knitters: Susan Gualiumi
Famous Knitters: Lucy Neatby

Direct download: Podcast_99_done.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:15am CST

The podcast in which Amy and Jaala talk about upcoming knitting events in the Midwest.

Topics of note:

Yarn: Knitcircus's new base: Parasol (70% USA-sourced Merino / 30% Mulberry silk) arriving in April; stay tuned for more information.

Event: Madison Knitters’ Guild Knit-In

Event: YarnCon in Chicago

Event: Minnesota Knitters' Guild Yarn Over

Pattern: Jesse, by JC Briar 

Film: Pride and Prejudice (the one with Colin Firth) 

TV Quote: "Also, I can kill you with my brain" from Firefly (the best TV series of all time)

Pattern: Piper's Journey, by Paula Emons-Fuessle

Book: BT Yokes, by Brooklyn Tweed

Direct download: Podcast_98_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:38am CST

The podcast in which we Amy and Jaala talk so much about knitting they forget to even MENTION television programs!

Topics of note:

Book: Garter Stitch Revival, by Interweave Press

Event: Madison Knitters' Guild Knit-In

Event: YarnCon in Chicago

Pattern: Hitchhiker Shawl

Book: Interpretations #4 by Joji Locatelli and Veera Välimäki

Event: Knitting Pipeline Retreat

Pattern: Chromatic Cowl, by Amy Detjen - kits available

Designer: Tania Richter

Event: Vogue Knitting Live in Las Vegas

Event: Scotland Knitting Trip with Amy Detjen and Janine Bajus

Direct download: Podcast_97_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 10:40am CST

The podcast in which we learn that Amy cannot be trusted to publish the podcast quickly...

Topics of note:

Vogue Knitting Live in New York

Vogue Knitting Live in Las Vegas

Madison Knitters' Guild Knit-In

Knitting Pipeline Retreat

Stephanie Pearl McPhee

Doctors Without Borders

Global Fund for Women

Valentine's Day

TV: This is Us

TV: Scorpion

TV: Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, Legends of Tomorrow

Direct download: Podcast_96_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:52am CST

Things that Jaala and Amy spoke of during this episode:

Movie: The Avengers

Book: Kaffe Fassett's Adventures in Color

Book: Sherlock Knits, by Joanna Johnson

Ancestry.com

Find a Grave.com

Cookbook: Genius Recipes

Summer Camp Shawl Kits

Hitchhiker Shawl

Direct download: Podcast_95_done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 2:01pm CST

Show Notes:

Knitcircus Kindness KAL (Knit ALong)

TED talks - girls who code

Vogue Knitting Live New York

Vogue Knitting Live Las Vegas

Come What May Colorway

Infinity Drop-Stitch Scarf

Wood Violet Mitts

Fashion Week Colorway

Hummingbird Colorway

Direct download: Podcast_94-done.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 1:46pm CST

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