Qiviut III Here's another of our happy sheep dog pup :)
Kramer's Adventures I - Wool Kramer Kramer goes undercover in qiviut, musk ox wool ... His sister Momo investigates ...
lk2g-066 Alaska is for Knitters - Juneau and Ketchikan Check out letsknit2 for complete show notes with links! This latest episode of our video podcast is the EPIC conclusion of our yarny trip to Alaska. For this episode we stop in Glacier Bay, Skagway, Juneau, and Ketchikan. Yarn Shops visited: * Skeins Fine Yarns - Juneau * Mission Arts and Fibers - Ketchikan * The Point - Ketchikan What I am wearing: * In Alaska - on ship in Juneau - Icelandic Lopi sweater Number 4 from Ístex Lopi No. 23 knitted in Lopi in colors B 0051 White, MC - 0008 Lt. Denim, C 0098 Cadet Blue, A 009 Med. Denim * In Alaska - in Ketchikan - Heartstrings Morning Surf Scarf, hy handspun superwash merino in Dinosaur Colorway from Spunky Eclectic * In Alaska - on the glacier - Felted Cloche knitted with Crystal Palace Iceland and Tilly Scarf made with Crystal Palace Fjord Print from A Fine Fleece: Knitting with Handspun Yarns * In the chair - Nachaq knitted with Qiviut. English Translation is on Ravelry The music in this episode * Echoes of Solitude by Alexandre Falcao found at MusicAlley Special thanks to Cheri Pyles from Mission Arts and Fibers and The Point in Ketchikan This episode is sponsored by: At checkout, be sure to leave a message telling them that youre a fan of Lets Knit2gether and thank them for their support.
Qiviut Our sheep dog pup happy to be clean!
lk2g-061 Alaska is for Knitters - Fairbanks Check out letsknit2 for complete show notes with links! In this latest episode we take a trip to Alaska on a quest for Qiviut. Our first stop is in Fairbanks where we chat with the Fairbanks Fiberistas. What am I wearing: In the chair: Clapotis made with Noro Silk Garden in color #211 In Fairbanks: Diagonal Lace Scarf knitted with my homespun 2ply fingering yarn from Cherry Tree Hill Pastels Potluck Roving Special thanks to Patti (Patsand) for inviting us and driving us to the meetup. Thanks also to Monica (Snowmagnolia) and Ginny (Gin) for their interviews and everyone at the Fairbanks Fiberistas group for making us feel welcome! This episode is sponsored by:
lk2g-026 Knitting Journeys Check out letsknit2 for complete show notes with links! In this episode of our Video Podcast, CAT takes you on her journey through Hamburg, Germany and her experience spinning Qiviut from Greenland. Shops in Germany: * Wolle Laden, stash enhancement: hand dyed and natural Irish Wool * Purpur Wolle stash enhancement: Regia Sock yarn and Filatura di Crosa Golden Line Superior Cashmere/Silk * Wollboutique stash enhancement: Trekking Hand Art, Austerman Step, Opal What's on the set: * Elizabeth Zimmerman's Baby Surprise Jacket from EZ Opinionated Knitter made with Cherry Tree Hill Supersock DK in Spanish Moss Colorway and Knit Picks Swish in Bubblegum * Mystic Light Shawl Knit-a-long in Alchemy Bamboo (Please note that the Mystery is over, however, you can still knit-a-long by buying the pattern) What am I wearing: * Reading in Bed Shrug made with 100% Angora from Valeria di Roma Upcoming events CAT will be attending: * Rip Van Winkle Spinning Retreat Fleece to Foot May 16-18th, 2008 Sponsored by Country Wool (Still two slots left!) * Interweave SOAR October 5th-12th 2008 Pocono Manor, PA Lets Knit2gether is on Ravelry Special Thanks to Jane (Lacefreaks) and Connie (Conicuts) for use of their photos for this episode. Buy our DVDs for$17.99 each plus shipping. Our international airmail shipping charges are now only $13.00 US for both DVD shipped worldwide.
Sarah Palin Wears the Warmest Material on Earth She wears Muskox wool called Qiviut. Hey there is not that much in the world so leave some for us.
lk2g-086 Rhinebeck Adventure 2010 Check out letsknit2 forcomplete show notes with links! In this episode of our knitting web video series, our adventure at the 2010 NYS Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck, NY. This year was full of so much fiber and fun we've tried to pack as much as we could into one episode so you could experience this fiber fantastic event! Sheep Breeds: * Corriedale, Border Leicester, Ouessant, Oxford, Coopworth, Gotland, Teeswater, Horned Dorset, Cotswold, Black Welsh Mountain, Jacob, Wensleydale, Soay, Leicester Longwool, Cheviot What's on the set: * Entree to Entrelac: The Definitive Guide from a Biased Knitter * Town & Country Cardigan knitted in my handspun from the book A Fine Fleece: Knitting with Handspun Yarns by Lisa Loyd What I am wearing: * In the chair: Wooley Wormhead's Meret Hat * At Rhinebeck: Nachaq in Qiviut from Alaska, Cascade Lana D'Oro Cabled Cardigan W204 in Blue Sky Alpacas Organic Cotton;Gretel Hat from Ysolda Teague knitted in Bijou Basin Ranch Yak/Cormo Special thanks to Caitlin and Sara Healy! When you support our sponsor, you support the show: At checkout, be sure to leave a message telling them that youíre a fan of Letís Knit2gether and thank them for their support.
Sonic Colors Playthrough - Planet Wisp Video of me playing the Sonic Colors Demo @ the Sonic Colors event in Bryant Park. This one is Planet Wisp. Shoutout to my new friend Dark Qiviut!
Qiviut II More light! Our Old English Sheep pup LOVES life after his bath.
Rambling 5/10/08 Vlog Just me, rambling... To find out more about Qiviut and Artic Musk Oxen watch this cool vid:
lk2g-064 Alaska is for Knitters - Anchorage Check out letsknit2 for complete show notes with links! In this latest episode of our video podcast we continue our journey to Alaska with a stop in Anchorage for a visit at the Oomingmak Cooperative. While there we find out more about qiviut, muskox and the Inuit knitters who create the lovely lace qiviut items. What I am wearing/knitting: * In Alaska - Nachaq knitted with Qiviut* In Alaska - Heartstrings Morning Surf Scarf, hy handspun superwash merino in Dinosaur Colorway from Spunky Eclectic * In the chair - Ishbel shawlette by Ysolda knitted with Tili Thomas Beaded Plie American BeautySpecial thanks to Torgeir Robertson. For more information about qiviut and the Inuit knitters check out: Arctic Lace: Knitting Projects and Stories Inspired by Alaska's Native Knitters by Donna Druchunas Check out for substituting yarns This episode is sponsored by: When you support our sponsor, you support the show!