Mon, 3 August 2015
Welcome to Episode 21: Knitting supports Cancer Recovery and other Health IssuesBrainy part starts:24:05. Behind the Redwood Curtain (Trillium) Starts: 33:35
What We're Learning from Our Knitting (and Crochet):
Catherine is finishing up the Fantasy Red Cardi designed by Katherine Foster. She's also made two hats as part of the North Coast Knittery's Hats for the Homeless Campaign. The pattern is The Tyson Hat by Robyn Devine and the yarn is Naturally Nazareth.by Kraemer Yarns.
Margaret is continuing her exploration of cotton sock yarns. This week she talks about Cascade Fixation using the Fixation Ankle Sock pattern by Dawn Friske or Knitamazoo. Margaret also re-crocheted the Quotidian or Flapper Bucket Hat by the Stitch Diva to make it just a little larger to accommodate her Mom's bun.
The Brainy Part: Knitting to Support Cancer Recovery
Behind the Redwood Curtain: Trillium
Margaret talks about the beautiful little trillium that bloom in the spring at the base of the redwood trees.
Margaret shares Edie Eckman's tip in Connect the Shapes Crochet Motifs about using the principle of the Golden Mean in choosing a pleasing proportion of colors in a multi-color project.