Monthly Archives: July 2022

Episode 351 – A Chat with Designer Claire Slade

The Sea Sprite Vest by Claire Slade

In this episode, Lee, Stacey, and Andi discuss getting through the long stockinette section of their Game Day Cardigans for the summer KAL. They also compare their preferred methods for marking up patterns and keeping track of progress when working through pattern repeats.

Professor Meow Pullover by Claire Slade

Lee and Stacey share some behind the scenes work that went into creating Haven: Knit Lace Patterns, and later on, Stacey interviews Claire Slade, the designer of the Sea Sprite Vest from Haven about her design process and favorite projects to …

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Episode 350 – Why are you spitting on your yarn? 

Summer knitting has arrived in the Pacific Northwest! In this episode, Stacey and Lee discuss their summer crafting, contemplate cotton knits, and talk about wearing knits on the Oregon coast. 

Stacey and Lee also share their Game Day KAL progress, and Lee tells the story of an unfortunate set-back involving her cat, Karl. Next, Producer Andi joins in the conversation to talk about methods of joining new balls of yarn as everyone progresses on their cardigans.

Later, Stacey and Lee answer your questions! Topics include, cable lengths for magic loop, how to undo knitting, weaving in ends, and more. You can send questions to be answered on future episodes to podcast@knitpicks.com, or leave one in the comments here!

Mentioned in this Episode

Game Day Cardigan KAL

Breezy …

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Free Downloadable July 2022 Calendar

Happy July! To celebrate, we have your free monthly calendar wallpapers. Enjoy these July 2022 wallpaper images (free download for you!) — featuring an assortment of blues including Stroll Tweed Prussian Heather, Gloss Fingering Captain, Dusk Swish Worsted, Muse Hand Painted Savvy Tonal and Devotion Hand Painted, and Wool of the Andes Celestial and Depths.

How to get the Wallpaper:

To get the free downloadable calendar background of your choice (smart phones, tablets, or desktop computers), simply click on the image of your choice to go to the full-size photo and then save it!

Free July 2022 Wallpaper for Desktop:

Free July 2022 Wallpaper for Tablet:

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