Show 33 – Carpe Lanam
This week we take a look at Fair Isle knitting. There’s a video available here. You can download it by right clicking on it and selecting Save Target… There’s another video showing a different set of techniques available from Philosopher’s Wool here.
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Studio 49 Fibre Retreat A fibre arts retreat that Old Oak Ranch Sonora 16 to 18 November 2007 (pendria AT sbcglobal DOT net)
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown
From the bottom of the knitting bag
Fair Isle Sweaters Simplified by Ann Bourgeois and Eugene Bourgeios (link)
Check out the new video (it’s not as good as the professional ones, but it gives you some idea of my way of doing it) and let me know what you think. Next week, a special interview about a new range of yarns…
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