Sticks & String

A podcast by an Australian bloke who knits.

Show 112 – Long Knitting

If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here. And thanks to Audible for sponsoring the show this week.
If you’d like a free double pass (there’s a couple left) to the Stitches and Craft show (see below), email me in the next week.
You can help Sophie with her cozies at Sophie’s Cozies.
And the Herald Tribune article is here.
Also, I forgot to mention it in the show, I took Mum to See Mandy Patinkin and Patti LuPone in concert the other night, they were very good.

What’s happening
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
Stitches and Craft Show Rosehill Racecourse 19-23 August
Studio 49 Retreat 16-18 October, Sonora CA, USA
Studio 49 Retreat 16-18 October, Sonora CA, USA
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
Jeff Wahl The Summer that Never Quite Ended (Magnatune)

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Shawls and Scarves: The Best of Knitters Magazine by Nancy Thomas (ed) (link)

A Light in the Darkness by Jeff Wahl

You can contact me at david AT sticksandstring DOT com DOT au or
podcast AT sticksandstring DOT com DOT au
I’m on Ravelry as DavidReidy.
My Blackberry pin is 2528FD42.
My Amazon wish list is here.
I’m sure that you know to replace the at with AT with @ and DOT with . but maybe the spam bots won’t.

Click here to play the show using your computer’s audio player.


26 July 2009 - Posted by | knitting


  1. Hi David i have just found you podcast and am slowly listening to them it is great to see a man knitting. If there are any double passes to the craft fair I would love one if i could as We will be in Parramatta that weekend.
    Cheers Debbie

    Comment by debbie | 7 August 2009

  2. I’m a bit behind in listening to your podcast, but just listening to this episode. I really only looked up your website because you were talking about the bower birds in your yard and was hoping you posted the pictures.
    Even without the pictures, I still like the show.

    Comment by jenn (GehneeMarie) | 16 January 2010

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