Episode 87: Competition Crazy

Hello from a riverside car park in Northwich. There is still birdsong, but cars and planes too…

On and Off The Needles

I’m halfway through the  March instalment of the Natural Dye Studio Kaleidoscope Blanket Club. Hubby’s Beau is a few rows further on. I’ve also cast on a Traveling Woman shawl using swap yarn.


I’ve spun two bobbins of singles on the Hilltop Cloud Ann of Cleves. The pressure’s on to ply by the end of April!

Competition Crazy

The Golden Skein photo competition can be found here.

Something I Really Like

The Knit British podcast.

Upcoming Events

Unwind Brighton. There will be a podcaster meetup at 1pm, Saturday 12th July in the Mezzanine Café at the Corn Exchange, Brighton. More details to follow.


Caithness Craft Collective podcast

Ginger Twist Studio

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Rondopolska by Barry Philips, from the album Tråd, available from Magnatune.

Make Contact!

We have a listeners’ map. Please go on over to pop in a pin – we’re covering 5 continents now but I’d still love to see where you all are! Please feel free to leave a comment here or at http://www.yarnsfromtheplain.podbean.com/, or email me at yarnsfromtheplain AT googlemail DOT com. We have a Ravelry group here, so come on over to chat. You can find me on Ravelry as talesfromtheplain and on Twitter as talesfromplain.


Nic x


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