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VeryPink Knits, the companion podcast to the VeryPink Knits YouTube channel, focused on answering your knitting questions. With Staci Perry and Casey Bernard.

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@verypink

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English


Episodes

Podcast Episode 60: Measuring Advice from a Seamstress

8/17/2017
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Our Sponsor this Week: This episode is sponsored by Vogue Knitting LIVE. As listeners of Very Pink Podcast Vogue Knitting LIVE is giving you 10% off your registration of packages or classes to Vogue Knitting LIVE. Use code VERYPINK during checkout. This week Casey interviews seamstress Mariah Crownover about measuring to fit. Things we talk about in this episode: Closing Gaps in Raglan Underarms The kind of ribbon I couldn’t remember - GROSGRAIN! Stellar Swatching Casey’s top made on size 19...

Duration: 00:23:56


Podcast Episode 59: She Sells Sweater Seams by the Seashore

8/10/2017
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Our Sponsor this Week: This episode is sponsored by Vogue Knitting LIVE. As listeners of Very Pink Podcast Vogue Knitting LIVE is giving you 10% off your registration of packages or classes to Vogue Knitting LIVE. Use code VERYPINK during checkout. Things we talk about in this episode: Weaving in Cotton Ends Simple Magic Loop Setting in Sleeves Staci’s Sock Tutorials Book: Knitting Vintage Socks Steven’s Ravelry Page (plenty of men’s dress socks for inspiration!)

Duration: 00:25:21


Podcast Episode #58 - The Unexpected Effects of Knitting

8/2/2017
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This episode is sponsored by Vogue Knitting LIVE. As listeners of Very Pink Podcast Vogue Knitting LIVE is giving you 10% off your registration of packages or classes to Vogue Knitting LIVE. Use code VERYPINK during checkout. Vanessa Hill can be found at the BrainCraft YouTube Channel Be sure to watch Vanessa's video we reference in the podcast, The Unexpected Effects of Knitting. https://www.youtube.com/embed/po7krET5uQ4 The other video we mention in this episode: Getting good tension...

Duration: 00:26:00


Podcast Episode 57: The Canadian Invasion

7/27/2017
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In this episode, we spend the whole time diligently answering knitting questions. (Not true, we get way off track a couple of times.) Many thanks to all of our friends in Canada for submitting questions to the podcast! If you'd like to send in a question, just email us at podcast@verypink.com, and be sure to tell us where you're from. You can find Casey's website at kcknits.com. Things we talk about in this episode: Three Options for Joining a New Ball of Yarn Using Blocking Wires The...

Duration: 00:24:38


Podcast Episode 56: Who Are the Makers in Your Neighborhood?

7/20/2017
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If you want to submit a knitting question to the show, just email it to podcast@verypink.com, and be sure to tell us where you’re from! You can find Casey's website at kcknits.com. Andrea’s site: By Hand Videos we talk about in this episode: Stellar Swatching Make 1 Increases

Duration: 00:24:46


Podcast Episode 55: I Learned to Knit 100 Years Ago

7/13/2017
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If you want to submit a knitting question to the show, just email it to podcast@verypink.com, and be sure to tell us where you’re from! Casey wrote a blog post about a question we got in this episode, Is Knitting an Art or a Craft? Casey also talks more about art vs. craft in her interview at the Craft and Folk Art Museum, that episode of the podcast can be found here. Things we talk about in this episode: Reinforcing Sock Heel and Toes New sock pattern - Sling Heel Socks Provisional...

Duration: 00:21:33


Podcast Episode 54: Makers Gonna Make

7/5/2017
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You can see Casey's blog post about the Maker Faire here. Maker Faire website Things we talk about in this episode: Lace Socks Using German Short Rows Duplicate stitch Weaving in Ends in Garter Stitch The Fiber Trends Slipper pattern Staci mentions The Celestarium Shawl mentioned in a question Three Options for Joining a New Ball of Yarn Closing Gaps in Raglan Underarms Backwards Loop Cast-On Cable Cast-On Knitted Cast-On

Duration: 00:23:21


Podcast Episode 53: Do Chickens Need Sweaters?

6/28/2017
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To celebrate one year of podcasting (!!), we are rebroadcasting a couple of classic episodes that we really like, in case you hadn’t heard them yet (and a little summer break for us). We’ll be back with a new episode next week. You can see Casey’s website and her social media buttons on kcknits.com. Peter English has studied birds for over 40 years and has extensive experience both as a researcher and an ecotourism professional and has studied birds in 28 countries. During his career he...

Duration: 00:28:57


Podcast Episode 52: This is Your Brain, This is Knitting

6/21/2017
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To celebrate one year of podcasting (!!), we are rebroadcasting a couple of classic episodes that we really like, in case you hadn't heard them yet (and a little summer break for us). We'll be back with new episodes in two weeks. You can see Casey’s website and her social media buttons on kcknits.com. In this week’s episode, Casey talks with psychologist Dr. Art Markman about about your brain on knitting - process vs. project knitters, multi-task knitting, and other topics. Dr. Art...

Duration: 00:31:03


Podcast Episode 51: A Slave to Washing Wool

6/15/2017
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From our lovely sponsors this week: Rib Magazine is all about knitting for men, and those who knit for them. They are now shipping their new issue! You can click through to their website for more info on the new issue, or to order the previous issue. You can also follow them on Facebook for more news. Winc is an online wine club that gives you wine recommendations based on what you like to eat/drink. They have a simple 6 question palate quiz that asks you questions like “How do you take...

Duration: 00:24:14


Podcast Episode 50: The Fewest Flopping Around Bits as Possible

6/8/2017
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From our lovely sponsors this week: Rib Magazine is all about knitting for men, and those who knit for them. You can click through to their website to order the previous issue, and/or pre-order the next issue. Here is a sneak peek at a sweater from the next issue - it is called Cayley Pullover by Irina Anikeeva. You can also follow them on Facebook for more news. Winc is an online wine club that gives you wine recommendations based on what you like to eat/drink. They have a simple 6...

Duration: 00:24:33


Podcast Episode 49: Alpacas, the Secret to Happiness

6/1/2017
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For more information and photos about the Phi Beta Paca alpaca ranch, visit Casey's blog, KC Knits. From our lovely sponsors this week: Rib Magazine is all about knitting for men, and those who knit for them. You can click through to their website to order the previous issue, and/or pre-order the next issue. Here is a sneak peek at a sweater from the next issue - it is called Survey Pullover by Catrina Frost. You can also follow them on Facebook for more news. Winc is an online wine club...

Duration: 00:26:47


Podcast Episode 48: I Want to Knit Socks All Day Long

5/25/2017
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You can find Casey's website at kcknits.com, and KCKnits on Facebook. Please take this quick survey to be eligible to win a copy of Rib Magazine! From our lovely sponsors this week: Rib Magazine is all about knitting for men, and those who knit for them. You can click through to their website to order the previous issue, and/or pre-order the next issue. Here is a sneak peek at a sweater from the next issue - it is called Rigging Pullover by Fiona Ellis. You can also follow them on...

Duration: 00:26:24


Podcast Episode 47: The Bohus Episode

5/18/2017
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You can find Casey's website at kcknits.com. Things we talk about in this episode: Courtney Kelley Freyja Sweater Poems of Color , and the book on Amazon. AngoraGarnet Google Image Search results for Bohus Knitting (lots of photos) Staci’s Turtlepurl Socks Turtlepurl Yarns Videos: Spit splicing Winding Yarn into Two Equally-Sized Balls Ravelry Tips - Adding a Project Ravelry Tips - Finding Pattern Help Ravelry Tips - Using Your Ravelry Library Ravelry Tips - Using Advanced Search Ravelry...

Duration: 00:31:57


Podcast Episode 46: "The Side That Shall Not Be Named"

5/11/2017
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You can see Casey's website here. Some of my fair isle tutorials: Learn to Knit Fair Isle Color My Cowl Color My Cuffs Socks on 9” Circulars

Duration: 00:24:35


Podcast Episode 45 - Knitting and Math Concepts

5/4/2017
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You can find Casey's website at kcknits.com. More links from the interview with Sarah Kuhn from UMass Lowell Sarah’s blog The original story about the STEM program How to make a crocheted hyperbolic plane Ted Talk on hyperbolic planes The podcast episode with psychologist Art Markman can be found here. The ball winder and swift I have from The Woolery: Ball winder Swift (the photo shows the “floor” model, I have the “table” model)

Duration: 00:29:11


Podcast Episode 44 - Let's Just Talk About Knitting

4/27/2017
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The Man Who Knits (video about a man recycling yarn) Videos we mention in this episode: Reusing Yarn There’s a Knot in My Yarn! Three Options for Joining a New Ball of Yarn Testing Color Fastness

Duration: 00:23:47


Podcast Episode 43 - No Yarn Barf

4/20/2017
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You can see Casey's blog post about the Interweave Yarn Fest (including photos) on her website. Interweave Yarn Fest, this page shows a photo of Casey in the fashion show! Things we talk about in this episode: Stellar Swatching (includes knitting swatches in-the-round) Qiviut blog (Native Twist)

Duration: 00:22:17


Podcast Episode 42: The Color Episode

4/13/2017
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Be sure to check out Casey's blog post for more information about the color wheel, including photos. Many thanks to Becca Borrelli for the interview, and all of the great insight into choosing colors. Things we talk about in this episode: The viral video with the BBC reporter and his kids. You can find knitting groups in your area on Meetup.

Duration: 00:25:08


Podcast Episode 41: I’ll Pay You Rent in Yarn

4/6/2017
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You can see Casey’s website and her social media buttons on kcknits.com. Things we talk about in this episode: Staci’s Instagram Kerry Woolen Mills Video: SSK The magazines we mention: Interweave Knits Pom Pom Quarterly Knitscene Knit.Wear Rib Vogue Knitting Miss Grace Shawl Tutorial Video - Carrying Colors for Stripes

Duration: 00:26:00

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