Archive for October, 2009

lk2g-060 Machine Knitting

In this episode of our video podcast we demonstrate machine knitting.  You’ll learn about basic setup and stitches for using a knitting machine.

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For more info on machine knitting:

Hand-Manipulated Stitches for Machine Knitters by Susan Susan Guagliumi

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lk2g-059 Rhinebeck 2008 Garment Competition

This episode of our video podcast is the last from the 2008 NY State Sheep and Wool Festival.  We review some of the winners in the Garment Competition and enjoy the sites at the festival.

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Thanks to Diane (Knitmydream) for her interview. Felted Stained Glass Fan Bag by Madeline Langan

Our giveaway of Crystal Palace Mini Mochi is offered by our Sponsor Yarnmarket.com

If you’re submitting for this year’s skein and garment competition be sure to get your entries in before 1pm Friday 10/16!

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lk2g-058 Rhinebeck 2008 Leaping Llamas and Rug Hooking

In this latest episode of our video podcast we return to the NYS Sheep and Wool Festival to see the Leaping Llama competition and learn a bit about rug hooking.

What I am wearing:

  • At Rhinebeck:  Noro Coat completed Winter 2005 from Jane Ellison’s Simply Noro made in Noro Kochoran
  • In the chair: Sweater made with cotton Schachenmayr Nomotta Scaletta from Inspiration 75. The pattern is actually designed for long sleeve, however, I made it with short sleeves. Completed Spring 2006.

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