Podcast Episode 51: A Slave to Washing Wool


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In this episode, it’s all questions and answers! We discuss:
Knitting socks and changing colors in fair isle
Reverse stockinette
Knitting cables
Washing wool
Finishing/Weaving in lace
Copywriting rules for knitting
Kitchener stitching in a tube

Video Links
Good Tension Between Knit and Purl Stitches
Weaving in Cotton Ends
Correcting Color-Change Jog
Correcting a Dropped Decrease

Casey’s finished, but messed up brioche cowl.
The town of Truro.

5 comments on “Podcast Episode 51: A Slave to Washing Wool

  1. I can’t comment on the origins of it but there is a Truro in Cornwall, UK. We pronounce it ‘true-row’.

  2. Our Truro (in Nova Scotia) was named after Truro in England. It is a city and civil parish in Cornwall. 🙂

  3. Truro is a town in Cornwall, England, and on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. I think you pronounced it just fine, Staci.

  4. Can you tell me where to find the hat pattern discussed in this podcast? The one that uses leftover bits?
    I really enjoy these podcasts and the instructional videos are very helpful.

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