Celebrate the return of fall with fun and fashionable accessory patterns! Zontee and Michelle highlight some of their favorite new patterns from LionBrand.com, ranging from scarves with interesting stitch patterns to socks featuring colorwork.
Patterns discussed include:
- Crochet Ruffled Scarf
- Knit Undulating Rib Scarf
- Knit Rustic Ribbed Hat and Scarf
- Knit Simple Cozy Hat
- Crochet Toddler Owl Hat
- Knit Half Moon Hat
- Knit Diagonal Eyelet Cowl
- Crochet Cozy Cowl Hood
- Knit Buttoned Cowl
- Knit Cloudsong Cowl
- Crochet Precious Jewels Cuffs
- Sparkling Knit Wristers
- Sparkling Crochet Wristers
- Knit Fingerless Gloves
- Crochet Driving Gloves
- Father’s Day Crochet Socks
- Knit Contrast Toe & Heel Socks
- Knit Limelight Stirrup Socks
- Knit Elegance Socks
We also share interviews with writer/illustrator/teacher Franklin Habit and designer/teacher Edie Eckman, recorded at Stitches Midwest last month. Be sure to check out Franklin’s Knitty column and newest Lion Brand column, as mentioned in the episode.
Then on Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life, Zontee and Michelle share some of their favorite blogs, including Yarn Harlot, The Panopticon, Crazy Aunt Purl, Yarn-A-Go-Go, Purl Bee, Craft Test Dummies, and Craftzine. For more blog recommendations, visit this post and this one on the Lion Brand Notebook. Also, be sure to check out Zontee’s other pursuits at ZonteeHou.com.
In two weeks, join us for our next episode, featuring interviews from the Knit & Crochet Show, coming up this weekend! If you’re at the show, stop by the Lion Brand booth for exclusive savings–and to say hi to Zontee! As always, share your latest projects and pattern ideas with us–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. Direct Download (Right-click — Ctrl+click on Macs — and select save)
Look for YarnCraft on Blubrry.com.
00:10 Intro & welcome
01:13 What’s on Zontee & Michelle’s hooks & needles
04:43 Favorite Fall Accessories
19:56 Interview with Franklin Habit
25:59 Interview with Edie Eckman
29:13 Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life
34:59 Thanks to our guests & listeners