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.

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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 4

Heidi, Leah and Allyson talk fit summer knits and more in this episode. Leah takes a look at epic yarn bombing and its history. Heidi takes a look at short sweaters for girls with curves. Allyson interviews designer Teresa Gregorio. And all three ladies share what they can’t wait to cast on right now.

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

**Knitting in the News**
Yarn bombed tree photo
http://www.edhat.com/site/tidbit.cfm?nid=90566

Magda Sayeg’s yarn bombed bus photo
Yarn Bombing | Magda Sayeg

Olek Takes Crocheting Underwater for Her Latest Project in Mexico – Hi-Fructose Magazine
http://hifructose.com/2014/08/14/olek-takes-crocheting-underwater-for-her-latest-project-in-mexico/

For Crochet Street Artist OLEK “The End is Far” – HuffPost Arts & Culture
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jaime-rojo-steven-harrington/for-crochet-street-artist_b_2803452.html

Check out https://www.pinterest.com/handsoccupied/yarntalk/ for links to even more great yarn bombs Leah found!

**Designer Crush – Teresa Gregorio**
Ravelry page http://www.ravelry.com/designers/teresa-gregorio
Beach House by Teresa Gregorio
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/beach-house-3
Lady Bat by Teresa Gregorio
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/lady-bat
Teresa’s Instagram test

**Trends**
Tambourine by Julia Farwell-Clay
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/tambourine-2

Vianne by Andi Satterlund
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/vianne-2

Sunshower Cardigan by Andi Satterlund
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/sunshower-cardigan

**Can’t Wait to Cast On**
Caldwell Pullover by Courtney Spainhower
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/caldwell-pullover

Vana Shrug by Teresa Gregorio
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/vana-shrug

Canyon by Mel Ski
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/canyon-4

**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 3

Heidi, Leah and Allyson talk summer knits in this episode. Heidi unpacks the math behind one man’s journey to create a knitted short film. Allyson interviews designer Emma Welford. Leah and Allyson tag team the summer trend of lace panels in knitting. And all three ladies share what they can’t wait to cast on right now.

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

Knitting in the News
Story found via http://www.fastcodesign.com/3047248/this-guy-is-knitting-every-frame-of-a-movie-into-a-watchable-scarf
Greg Climer’s media used with permission. Learn more about his knitted film project: http://www.index-and-site.org/?p=300

Designer Crush – Emma Welford
Ravelry page http://www.ravelry.com/designers/emma-welford
Just Beachy http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/just-beachy-2
Holla Back Tank http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/holla-back-tank
Lecanora http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/lecanora
Gothic Gloves http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/gothic-gloves
Coronation Tank http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/coronation-tank

Trends
Alcomar by Hanna Maciejewska http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/alcomar
Holla Back Tank by Emma Welford http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/holla-back-tank
Lake Huron Wrap by Allyson Dykhuizen http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/lake-huron-wrap
Western Slope Tee by Quenna Lee http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/western-slope-tee
Blue Columbine Cardigan by Mari Chiba http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/blue-columbine-cardigan

Can’t Wait to Cast On
Backbone by Kirsten Singer http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/backbone-2
Greco by Courtney Spainhower http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/greco-2
Eastbourne Sweater by Emma Welford http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/eastbourne-sweater

Music
“Vivacity” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/