Episode 11: Stash Control


Show Notes

Hi Abe!  


What is a stash?

Stash management article.

Why we buy.

Tip One:  Try to buy purposefully.

Stash guilt.  Are we still having fun?

StashBot video

Tip Two: Don't force yourself to work from your stash if you can't find the right fit.

Tip Three: Don't leave yarn in your stash for too long!

Organize the beast

Tip Four: Organize in a way that inspires creativity.

StashBot in print

StashBot for iOS 

StashBot for Android coming!

Data for StashBot

Episode 10: Modifying a Pattern


Show notes:


Guest host: Amy Herzog

Miss Average

Craft Yarn Council of America

Finished bust circumference

Crucial: fit in shoulders

Upper torso circumference


Vertical darts

Benefits of knitting sweaters in pieces seams

Set-in sleeves

Amy's tutorial


Substituting different gauge yarn

Custom Fit 

Custom Fit Rocky Coast Cardigan

Waist shaping worked in the back

Knit to Flatter Craftsy class 

Can you convert a raglan to a set-in sleeve?

CustomFit Featherweight Cardigan...KAL!

Episode Nine: Color




Episode Eight: Design Process, Part 2


Show notes:

Breaking on to the design scene

Kate Gilbert "Bird in Hand"

Buy a good camera: we recommend KEH

Self promotion

Pam explains more about cotton

Tips from Elizabeth Doherty on knitting with linen

Pams tips on how to wind a ball of yarn

Texas mohair

Quince & Co. Piper - coming soon!

Hannah's design process

Pam's design process


Squarespace: breaking into design? Start your own website!

 Hannah's notebook

Hannah's notebook

 Pam's notebook

Pam's notebook

 Texas mohair goats!

Texas mohair goats!