Episode 30: Planning is the Same as Doing. Right?

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Show notes:



has begun for 'The Knife of Never Letting Go' by Patrick Ness, the playful group on Ravelry


is coming! There's a thread in the group to help you find somewhere near you or tell people where you will be.


is also heading this way. Are you ready?

Fibre East

is on 14th-15th July 2012. I'll be there on the 14th and hope to see you too.

Rose Beck joins us as a new blog sponsor. Read the blog post introducing her and her designs


A huge thank you to everybody who sent well wishes and kind words and thoughts for our upcoming playful babe.

Off The Needles

The Eternity Scarf

by Michelle Wang in Berry Colourful Yarns

Worsted MCN

in the colourway 'Cinna'.

On The Needles


by Vanessa Smith in Miss Bab's

Yowza! Whatta Skein!

in the colourway 'Catherine'.

Totally Vanilla Socks

by Alice Yu, taken from 'Socktopus: 17 Pairs of Socks Worth Showing Off' which I reviewed in this episode. Using my own handdyed yarn from


. Useful hand dyeing groups on Ravelry:

Kool Aid


Love to Dye


Colour by Hand


Munch, Burp, Schlurp

I share audio from Guildford Farmer's Market and talk about one of my favourite comfort food recipes. Basic cheese sauce blog post



Fly, Fly, Fly by Adrina Thorpe, available on

Music Alley

Every Morning by Apocalypse 5 and Dime, available on

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