hannaontheroad Podcast Shownotes Episode 16: Sock Knitting Mojo!

It's a new week and I'm back with a new podcast episode! We're talking all things #LinenKAL, and we have some major sock knitting coming to your screen: One FO and two new WIPs! Plus, we're discussing what superwash yarn is and why you might want to consider not buying it anymore. 

Watch the full episode here:

 

MAKING

#LinenKAL

Join us for the first hannaontheroad Knit Along, the #LinenKAL - aka everything and anything knit with linen yarn or linen blends!

You can find all the details in our brand-new Ravelry group! Head over there and join us!

Special Offer: Tineke from Kniterator offers a 20% discount on her new camisole pattern for KAL participants! Head over to the Ravelry group for all the details.

Prize Donations:

  • Pattern Credit for Kniterator for a pattern of your choice!

  • A set of stitch markers from Lost & Fawned

  • A set of stitch markers from Jillena Sue

  • A sweater size project bag in Caribbean Blue by me

WORK IN PROGRESS for the #LinenKAL:

Tegna

Sock Knitting:

 

FO: Amalia Socks

WIP #1: Frasier Fir Socks

WIP #2: Skua Socks

Q&A + Recommendations:

Watch the episode for my answer to Jane's question: "I really like the new recommendations segment in the podcast. Something I would love to hear you talk about is your thoughts on superwash wool vs. non-superwash and what some of your favourite non-superwash yarns are (preferably European yarns!).”

Here's the link to the Woolful article I mentioned: http://woolful.com/fiber-conscious-superwash-wool/ 

Here are four yarn recommendations for non-superwash sock yarns from Europe:

Gifts & Acquisitions:

RainbowpompomsNZ Sock Central Cards: Get them here in her Etsy shop!

Favorites Swap Package from Chloe (THANK YOU!!!) including

Rauwerk Yarn - available via the Rauwerk online shop or in the store in Munich

SHOP NEWS:

Shop is currently stocked so if you want a new home for one of your projects, head over to my Etsy Shop!

 

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What I've been working on:

  • BETA IG Mini-Class: Started on Monday! So excited about this.

  • Making Stories: We're currently finalising the content for WOODS!

  • And I have a few super exciting collaborations coming up for the project bag line :) Stay tuned!