YarnCraft Episode 100 :: Celebrating the Changing Nature of Knitting & Crochet PLUS 4 Years of YarnCraft
It’s finally here! We’re celebrating the 100th episode of YarnCraft and we want to thank YOU our listeners for supporting us and tuning in over the last 4 years.
On today’s episode, Liz & Zontee take a look at the past and talk about the changes in the world of yarncrafting that have occurred, as well as looking at the future with trends that YOU our listeners have noted as some up-and-coming areas of interest in crafting with yarn. They also share their favorite interviews, tips, and episodes over the last 4 years.
Then, Zontee interviews editor of Crochet Insider and designer, Dora Ohrenstein, about her book, Creating Crochet Fabric, as well as the important lessons about crochet that she’s learned over the years. Find Dora on Crochet Insider by clicking here.
Finally, on Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life, Liz & Zontee share the comments that you left on our last episode, answer listener questions, and highlight topics they’ll cover in the upcoming months.
Congratulations to Abby and Linnel on winning our last giveaway! To enter this episode’s giveaway of a $100 credit to LionBrand.com (go on a virtual shopping spree!), simply leave a comment on what guests you’d like to hear us interview in upcoming episodes. Comments must be left by September 22, 11:59:59 EDT; be sure to include your name and email address so that we can get in touch with you.
Join us again in two weeks, when we talk about great Halloween projects. Are you incorporating yarncrafts into your Halloween? Leave a message on the blog or email us at yarncraft [at] lionbrand [dot] com! You can also call in and leave a message at 774-452-YARN–that’s 774-452-9276.
Theme music is “Boy with a Coin” by Iron and Wine, from the PodSafe Music Network.
00:09 Intro & welcome
01:19 Liz & Zontee’s Favorite Moments
08:36 Changes & Trends in Yarncrafting
17:20 Interview with Dora Ohrenstein
25:58 Congratulations to Our Contest Winners
27:38 Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life
36:25 Thanks to our listeners and guests