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Episode 26: That DIY/ Mixtape/ Zine Ethos

This is where I record the eleventy billionth knitting podcast.

Find me on my blog:
on instagram as @mysocalledhandmadelife
on Ravelry as mamatronic
and my Ravelry group

My Question for you:
What are the most interesting DIY/ cheap hacks you’ve made? They don’t have to be knitting related.

Stuff I mention in Episode 26: 

Noro Garden Sock yarn:

Kia Socks by Dawn Henderson:

Cottage Hat by Dawn Henderson:

Kia Socks KAL:

Smooth Operator Socks by Susan B. Anderson:

knit in Gynx Yarns Gingerbread colorway (discontinued)

Mockingbird Fiber Co yarn in Monica colorway:

Check out FOs in the WingIt KAL in the Ravelry group:

Persistence is Key by Amanda Woeger:

Affordable yarns:

Holst Yarn as an affordable yarn option:

Airy Wrap-Around Lace Sweater by Stefanie Japel:

knit in Patons Lacette, discontinued but an example of big box store yarn:

Fitted Knits by Stefanie Japel:

The Drunk Knitter talking affordable yarns:

Mimosa by Yarn Bee:

Cropped and fitted sweaters cost less like Andi Satterlund’s designs:

and Poisongrrls:

Shifty by Andrea Mowry:

I’ll knit in the Calypso, Trainling Vines, and Seascape colorways of Elann Tarantella:

and destashed Knit Picks Chroma Twist Fingering in Lakeside:

also Stonehedge Fiber Mills Crazy skeins are an option:

or Fully Spun skeins: 

Quote from Stitch N Bitch by Debbie Stoller:

My WingItKAL project- Plaidster:

Strathcona by Tara-Lynn Morrison:

Affordable super bulky recommendations: 

accessibility post by Caroline Dick, she continues her thoughts into the comments:

Dana’s color blocked Carlisle Cardigan by Tara-Lynn Morrison and her super-bulky recommendations:

Lion Brand Thick and Quick:

Wool and the Gang at Joann:

Queensland Air:

Wool of the Andes Bulky:

Michael’s Loops and Threads Yarn:

Drops Andes:

Phildar Sport, held double:

and DIY giant circular needles:

for Karate Sweater by Wenlan Chia:

Kid’s Chain Mail by Kim Brody Salazar:

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