YarnTalk Episode 8 | Meet Allyson Dykhuizen, knitting with fine yarns & super dolman sleeves

Allyson talks about how dolman sleeves are trending for fall, Heidi interviews Allyson to help you meet the host, & Leah and Heidi talk about the fine yarn projects currently on their needles. All three hosts share what they can’t wait to cast on.

Enter to win your choice of an allyson dykhuizen pattern

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Video credits

Don’t forget to check out our Pinterest board for even more links to what inspired this episode! https://www.pinterest.com/handsoccupied/yarntalk/

 

**Video intro by Dan Hartley Video: https://vimeo.com/danhartley

 

**Can’t Wait to Cast On**

Atlas by Kieran Foley

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/atlas-5

 

Harris by Teresa Gregorio

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/harris-6

 

Karusellen by Erica Smith

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/karusellen

 

Trends

Eastbound Sweater by Courtney Kelley

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/eastbound-sweater

 

Harris by Teresa Gregorio

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/harris-6

 

Cobble Hill Pullover by Erica Patberg

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/cobble-hill-pullover

 

Interview

Sedona Sweater by Allyson Dykhuizen

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/sedona-sweater

 

Koval by Allyson Dykhuizen

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/koval

 

Lake Michigan Tee by Allyson Dykhuizen

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/lake-michigan-tee

 

Heraldry by Allyson Dykhuizen

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/heraldry

 

Cute Girl Squares Tank by Allyson Dykhuizen

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/cute-girl-squares-tank

 

**What’s on our needles**

http://greatnorthernknits.com/about-the-book/

 

Emmaline by Bristol Ivy

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/emmaline-2

 

Ashen Pullover by Olga Buraya-Kefelian

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ashen-pullover

 

#02 Reversible Cabled-Rib Shawl by Lily M. Chin

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/02-reversible-cabled-rib-shawl

 

Iris Shawl by Rebecca Blair

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/iris-shawl-2

 

Event Horizon Pi Shawl by Donna Druchunas & Ava Coleman

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/event-horizon-pi-shawl

 

Seraphim Cardigan by Leah Coccari-Swift

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/seraphim-cardigan

 

**Music**

“Life of Riley” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

YarnTalk Episode 7: Independent Publishing, Knitting Brainwaves & Emily Ringelman

Knitwear designers Heidi Gustad, Leah Coccari-Swift & Allyson Dykhuizen tackle indie publishing and how makers are translating brainwaves into knitted scarves. Allyson interviews designer Emily Ringelman, and all three hosts share what they can’t wait to cast on.

Midwestern Knits Blog Tour!!

Welcome Midwestern Knits blog tourers! This episode of YarnTalk features an interview with Midwestern Knits designer Emily Ringelman, whose Blowing Snow Cardigan is one of the 13 fantastic projects in this new book that just came out on Monday. Be sure to watch this episode for more on Emily’s inspiration, the Happy Go Lucky yarn she used for her sample, and everything else Emily has going on in her knitting world.
For more on Midwestern Knits, the blog tour is running through September 16th, and features giveaways and knit alongs, so swing by MidwesternKnits.com for the whole schedule and more details. Pick up your print copy of the book, and get the ebook and check out all the patterns on Ravelry.
Emily is giving away a copy of her Blowing Snow Cardigan, so be sure to comment here for your chance to win.
Thanks for riding over to YarnTalk for this stop on the Midwestern Knits tour!

Enter to win Emily Ringelman’s Blowing Snow Cardigan

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Video Credits

Don’t forget to check out our Pinterest board for even more links to what inspired this episode! https://www.pinterest.com/handsoccupied/yarntalk/

**Video intro by Dan Hartley Video: https://vimeo.com/danhartley

**Independent Publishing Trends**
http://midwesternknits.com/
http://greatnorthernknits.com/

Featured Patterns from Midwestern Knits
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/mishigami-pullover
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/storm-cloud-tee
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/river-walk-mitts
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/on-the-motorway
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/sweater-of-broad-shoulders
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/midtown-2
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/beechwood-hat
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/beechwood-cowl

Learn all about Great Northern Knits
http://greatnorthernknits.com/

**Can’t Wait to Cast On**
Holey Chevrons by Stephen West
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/holey-chevrons

Michigander Mitts by Laura Ricketts
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/michigander-mitts

Chilkat Cowl by Rosemary (Romi) Hill
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/chilkat-cowl

**Knitting in the News**
Knitic Project & Neural Knitting
http://www.visualnews.com/2015/06/21/these-scarves-are-knitted-with-patterns-from-your-brainwave-activity/


https://www.arduino.cc/
http://www.knitic.com

Related projects by the Knitic team:
http://www.knitic.com/2014/12/27/circular-knitic/
www.instructables.com/id/Circular-Knitic/

**Designer Crush**
Emily RIngelman’s Ravelry page
http://www.ravelry.com/designers/emily-ringelman

Blowing Snow from Midwestern Knits
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/blowing-snow-cardigan

Ouverte Tee, Knitscene Spring 2015
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ouverte-tee

Olmsted sweater
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/olmsted-2

Emily’s blog
http://cosmosandcashmere.blogspot.com/

**Leah Coccari-Swift pattern giveaway winner (from episode 6)
Angie W. – We’ll be in touch over email with how to claim your prize!**

**Music**
“Daily Beetle” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
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