YarnTalk Episode 6

The YarnTalk ladies discuss the beauty of science and math in knitting and crochet, vests for fall, and last but not least, Allyson interviews our very own co-host, Leah! And guess what else? In honor of our get-to-know-the-host interview, you can enter to win your choice of one of Leah’s patterns in the Rafflecopter widget below!

Enter to win a free pattern by Leah Coccari-Swift here!

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Video Credits

Don’t forget to check out our Pinterest board for even more links to what inspired this episode! (In particular, there’s lots more about our Knitting in the News & Trends topics!)
https://www.pinterest.com/handsoccupied/yarntalk/

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

**Knitting in the News**
TED Talk- Margaret Wertheim: The beautiful math of coral (and crochet)

The Institute for Figuring
http://www.theiff.org/oexhibits/oe1e.html

Some of Gabriele Meyer’s work
http://gallery.bridgesmathart.org/exhibitions/2013-bridges-conference/gabriele_meyer

Beauty, Truth, Math, Art on Studio 360
http://www.studio360.org/story/184571-beauty-truth-math-art/

Flickr photos via
https://www.flickr.com/photos/maco_nix/

**Meet YarnTalk Host Leah Coccari-Swift**
Ravelry page http://www.ravelry.com/designers/leah-coccari-swift

Double Deco by Leah Coccari-Swift
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/double-deco

Medusa Loop Scarf by Leah Coccari-Swift
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/medusa-loop-scarf

Seraphim Cardigan by Leah Coccari-Swift
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/seraphim-cardigan

**Trends**
Lil’ Joe by Wool and the Gang
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/lil-joe

Longdendale by Sarah Hatton
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/longdendale

Galloway by Lisa Richardson
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/galloway

**Can’t Wait to Cast On**
Familiar by Justyna Lorkowska
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/familiar

Cape Vertigo by Leah Coccari-Swift
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/cape-vertigo

Bliss Shawl by Amanda Lilley
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/bliss-shawl

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

Read 8 comments

  1. I am so glad I found this show! I am really enjoying the knitting in the news. It was really interesting to learn how crochet was used to explain math. Thanks for finding these great stories for us. Looking forward to the next episode!!

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