We are currently away until 1 October. All orders placed from 31 August onwards will ship when we return.

We are currently away until 1 October. All orders placed from 31 August onwards will ship when we return.

Episode 15: Plodding Along

July 25, 2014


Thanks to everyone who contacted me during the week, I always love hearing from you! 


Catching up

In The Studio

  • All custom orders packed!
  • Packing Last Update

Works In Progress

  • Dotted Rays by Steven West, knit out of our speckle dyed colourway Neon and Grey, my project can be seen here.  I also show off my wonderful H+T Studio Pattern Wallet which fits perfectly into my much loved Fat Squirrel Fibers bag!

Future Knits

  • Worsted Boxy by Joji Locatelli - Using Speckle Dyed colourway 'Inner City' in Skein Worsted. 

Top 5 - Knitting Apps (on ipad mini, most are available on android or windows as well).  Check out apps that connect to ravelry here.

What's your favorite knitting app?  Let me know over on the Ravelry group!


July Podcast Giveaway

  • July giveaway - Two Gradient yarns, in the Top Draw base (colourway is called All Natural) up for grabs.  There will be two winners chosen (a gradient each). To enter post your favorite colour combination in the prize thread.  You must be a member of the group to join, contest starts July 4th and will end August 4th.  Winner will be chosen using a RND and announced on the podcast.


  • I talk about my first podcast KAL which will run until August 7th.
  • Knit or Crochet any project from some hand-dyed yarn, doesn’t have to be Skein, can be from ANY hand-dyer or even your own hand-dyed yarn.  You can also use handspun yarn that was spun from hand-dyed fibre
  • There will be 3 winners who each receive a skein of Skein, winners choice of colour and base.
  • To be eligible for a prize you must:

    • be a member of the group
    • post a picture of your finished item in the prize thread along with a link to the dyers shop.
  • KAL starts 7th June and will run until 7th August.


Colour Inspiration on Instagram

  • I have a # on Instagram where I was hoping you guys might post pictures that include colours that inspire you.  It would be great to build an inspiration board with plenty of colour combination ideas.  Use #colour2cre8 if you would like to join!

Please feel free to join our ‘Skein’ Ravelry group. I’m k10 on Ravelry and you can find me on Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and Facebook.  Post questions, suggestions or feedback here on the blog or over on our Ravelry group.  Skein Studio is available on  iTunes.  You can watch this episode over on Libsyn, rss feed can be found here.

Thanks for watching!