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What?! Energy Generating Yarns?!


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Coiled carbon nanotube yarns, created at The University of Texas at Dallas and imaged here with a scanning electron microscope, generate electrical energy when stretched or twisted.

You can visit Casey’s website at kcknits.com.

Our sponsor this week is Ott Lite! Click through for more info. This lamp is part of the Wellness Series.

Casey’s interview this week is with research scientist Nai Li. You can read the press release here.

The only other thing we promise to link to in this episode:
Eucalan Stain Treating Wipes

Podcast Episode 67: Clara Parkes and Stashing Yarn



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For more on Casey’s interview with Clara Parkes, you can visit her blog post here.

Our sponsor this week is Ott Lite! Click through for more info. This lamp is part of the Wellness Series.

Casey’s interview is with Clara Parkes, her new book is A Stash of One’s Own. She also founded and writes Knitter’s Review.

Other things we talk about in this episode:
Lavishea Lotion Bar
Bar-Maids LoLo Bar
Fast needles – Knitter’s Pride Platinas and Addi Turbos

Podcast Episode 66: The Live Episode


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You can see Casey’s blog at kcknits.com.

Our sponsor this week is Ott Lite! Click through for more info. This lamp is part of the Wellness Series.

Here is the live recording:
(In the podcast I say to jump over to my Facebook page, but Casey discovered that we could embed the video instead. Yay, Casey!)

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Posted by Staci Perry on Tuesday, September 26, 2017


Things we talk about in this episode:

Fringe Supply Co. Field Bag
Alaffia African Baskets
Sling Heel Socks
Dry Martini Sweater
iCord Side Edging

Podcast Episode 65: Jumper, Romper, Jumpsuit, Sweater



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Our sponsor this week is Ott Lite! Click through for more info. This lamp is part of the Wellness Series.

You can see Casey’s blog at kcknits.com.

Things we talk about in this episode:

Winding Yarn into Two Equally-Sized Balls
Log Cabin Blanket
Stellar Swatching
The Mystery of Row Gauge
Craft Yarn Council Standard Body Measurements/Sizing
Casey’s Cotton Lace Top (free Knitty pattern)
Filtered Ravelry search for cotton lace tops (even though it wasn’t part of the question)

Podcast Episode 64: The Amazing Growing Sweater



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To get your knitting question on the show, email podcast@verypink.com, and be sure to tell us where you’re from.

Bartlett Yarns
The gorgeous PBS video about Bartlett yarns.
You can see more photos of the Bartlett Yarns mill on Casey’s blog.

Things we talk about in this episode:
Alternating Hand Dyed Yarns
Storing Knits for Summer
The podcast episode where we talk more about creepy crawlies that attack wool.
Winding Yarn into Two Equally-Sized Balls

CORRECTION: Casey said that Interweave magazine is monthly, but it’s not. It’s quarterly or 5 times a year.

Podcast Episode 63: Making Knitting Friends


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Today’s episode is brought to you by Care.com. To learn more and save 30% off a Premium membership visit care.com/verypink to subscribe.

To get your knitting question on the show, email it to podcast@verypink.com, and be sure to tell us where you’re from.

You can visit Casey’s website (and get more info about the giveaway) at kcknits.com.

Seven Sisters Arts

Things we talk about in this episode:

Log Cabin Blanket
Log Cabin Blanket FAQ

Podcast Episode 62: Knitting Aches and Pains


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Please enjoy this “classic” episode from January, with a new intro we recorded explaining why we’re running a classic episode. (Spoiler, very rough weather in Texas has made it impossible to get together to record!)

You can see Casey’s website and her social media buttons on kcknits.com.

Dr. Steven Reinlie from Next Level Chiropractic is from Round Rock, TX and went on to study and play baseball at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. He is passionate about working with sports athletes to help keep them healthy and on the field of play. Dr. Reinlie recommends this video: Posture Reset.

Links to things we talk about in this episode:
Simple Magic Loop
Lifelines – all of my lifeline videos are in the Correcting Mistakes category
Steeking
Carrying Colors for Stripes
Top-Down Raglan Sweaters for Beginners:
Cropped Cardi
Easy Toddler Pullover
Zasio Sweater Coat
Learn to Knit a Mens Sweater
Learn to Knit a Womens Sweater

Podcast Episode 61: Be Gentle with Your Knitting


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Our Sponsor this Week:
This episode is sponsored by Vogue Knitting LIVE.
As listeners of Very Pink Podcast Vogue Knitting LIVE is giving you 10% off your registration of packages or classes to Vogue Knitting LIVE. Use code VERYPINK during checkout.

You can find Casey’s website at kcknits.com.

Things we talk about in this episode:

Mountain Meadow Wool Dryer balls
Casting-On Many Stitches
Spit Splicing

Podcast Episode 60: Measuring Advice from a Seamstress


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Our Sponsor this Week:
This episode is sponsored by Vogue Knitting LIVE.
As listeners of Very Pink Podcast Vogue Knitting LIVE is giving you 10% off your registration of packages or classes to Vogue Knitting LIVE. Use code VERYPINK during checkout.

This week Casey interviews seamstress Mariah Crownover about measuring to fit.

Things we talk about in this episode:
Closing Gaps in Raglan Underarms
The kind of ribbon I couldn’t remember – GROSGRAIN!
Stellar Swatching
Casey’s top made on size 19 needles

Podcast Episode 59: She Sells Sweater Seams by the Seashore


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Our Sponsor this Week:
This episode is sponsored by Vogue Knitting LIVE.
As listeners of Very Pink Podcast Vogue Knitting LIVE is giving you 10% off your registration of packages or classes to Vogue Knitting LIVE. Use code VERYPINK during checkout.

Things we talk about in this episode:
Weaving in Cotton Ends
Simple Magic Loop
Setting in Sleeves
Staci’s Sock Tutorials
Book: Knitting Vintage Socks
Steven’s Ravelry Page (plenty of men’s dress socks for inspiration!)