The Podcast in which Jaala listens patiently as Amy complains about the pitfalls of decluttering! 

Topics of note:

Best Movie Ever: The Princess Bride

Knitcircus Colorways Celebrating "The Princess Bride"

Fabulous Knitting Pattern: Popcorn Cowl, by Corrina Callahan

Fun Event: Splash Pad Knit-Along (KAL) 

Ridiculously Fun Facebook Live Thing: Open an Oyster

Upcoming Event: Midwest Felting Symposium in Madison, Wisconsin

Upcoming Event: Vogue Knitting Skills Bootcamp

There were probably other topics too, but we weren't taking good notes. Drop  line if you need clarity on anything we discussed!

Direct download: Podcast_131-done.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 3:37pm CDT

The Podcast in which Jaala and Amy are once again, aimless but cheerful! 

Topics of note:

Knitting book: New Directions in Sock Knitting, by Ann Budd

Pattern that's kicking Amy's Butt: Ramble, Andrea Mowry

Knitting Designer: Heidi Nick

Knitting Designer: Hunter Hammersen

Knitting Designer: Ann Budd

Upcoming Yarn Club: Knitcircus Wrap it Up Club

Knitcircus Gradient Colorway: Fight Like a Girl

Knitcircus Semi-Solid Colorway: Sweet Dreams and Blue Agave

There were probably other topics too, but we weren't taking good notes. Drop  line if you need clarity on anything we discussed!

Direct download: Podcast_130-done.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 2:14pm CDT

The Podcast in which Jaala binds off a project and Amy tries (in vain) to knit a pattern row in Biroche Herrinbone. 

Topics of note:

Pattern: Ramble, Andrea Mowry

Pattern: Quaker Yarn Stretcher Boomerang, by Stitchnerd Designs 

Event: Yarncon in Chicago

Event: Minnesota Textile Center Garage Sale

Event: Yarnover in Minneapolis

Join in: #100dayproject

Cookbooks: Mollie Katzen's Kids Books

Event: Local Yarn Shop Day! 

Knitcircus Colorway: Imaginary Best Friend

Knitcircus Colorway: Electric Mayhem impressionist

Direct download: Podcast_128-done.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 3:27pm CDT

The Podcast in which Amy and Jaala do their thing.

Topics of note:

Events: Ravellenics Team Sasquatch

Events: Knitcircus Kindness KAL

Patterns: Rainbow Trail Sweater, by Cristina Ghirlanda

Knitcircus Colorway: Fight Like A Girl 

Movie: Black Panther 

Organizations: Madison Knitters Guild

Announcement: Knitcircus Wholesale Site

Event: Space Cadet Creations trunk show at Knitcircus Stor

Direct download: Podcast_123-done.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 9:57pm CDT

The Podcast in which Amy and Jaala make knitting promises they (probably) can't keep.

Topics of note:

Book: Best food writing 2016

Events: Knitcircus Kindness KAL

Famous Knitters: Alan Dart

Pattern: Never not Gnoming, by Sarah Schira

Knitcircus Colorway: Go for the gold gradient stripe

Sporting Event: Winter X Games in Aspen, CO

Sporting Event: 2018 Winter Olympics

Events: Ravellenics 

Events: Ravellenics Team Sasquatch

Pattern: Gradient Solutions Sweater, by Elizabeth Morrison

Patterns: Rainbow Trail Sweater, by Cristina Ghirlanda

Fiction: Aurora Teagarden Series, by Charlene something books

TV Show: Grace and Frankie

Direct download: Podcast_121-done.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 11:29am CDT

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 CDT

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



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

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 CDT

Amy and Jaala are thankful for the spring reprieve and reflect on the Madison Knitter's Guild Knit In. Later, Amy makes a shocking confession.


Mentioned this episode:

Direct download: knitcircuspodcast56.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 11:27am CDT

In this episode, Amy and Jaala have created a monster, they have a jingle sing-a-long, and they discuss the thousands of preventable deaths on television. Also, apparently neither of them owns a watch.


Mentioned in this episode:

WRITE IN CONTEST: Come up with a good name for Knitcircus basic patterns and you can win a 50g ball of yarn

(Apologies, everyone, for getting this out after the Knit In. -cindy)

Direct download: podcast_55.mp3
Category:Knitting -- posted at: 5:07pm CDT





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