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Hand y Machine Knitting

Welcome to the Hand y Machine Knitting podcast.

Whether you knit fast or slow, you'll find a new episode each month to inspire and motivate you to get some knitting done!

Apr 29, 2018


I hosted Mary Anne Oger at my home for two days of instruction and hands on knitting. I recorded and released my interview with her in August 2107.

I went to the 40th Annual Spring Fling in Peru, IN. Arnetta Kenney recommended the Chart-Rite book by Bonnie Ralston and Norma Sweet. Look for it on used book sites.

May 25-27 Pacifically Passap, Pat Groves at

July 20–21 30th Annual Monroe Knitting Seminar, Monroe, MI Susan Adams, Charlene Shafer, Sandee Cherry

July 28 Summer Wine and Wool at Sandhill Crane Vineyards near Jackson, MI

July 28-29 Founders Fest at the Textile Institute in Minneapolis, MN. It is put on by the Midwest Machine Knitters Collective. Mary Anne Oger is teaching.

Silver Needles cone winder. I got an older model.
Sponge bars for the Brother 940.
We can all find some eight stitch repeat patterns from

Hand Knitting
Three Seasons in Scotland hot water bottle cozy pattern by Hanna Weibye.
NoShow Socks by La Maison Rililie Designs with Lorna’s Laces Solemate yarn.

Machine Knitting
Take an Old Bag Shopping by Pat Holbrook published in Knitwords #44, Spring 2008. Here is a blog post I should have read first about knitting it on a Brother machine.
Tiers of Joy skirt designed by MAO is in Knitwords #47.

Needle Selector tools for LK-150 and LK-100 machine are hard to find these days. Sorry!

Rant and Rave
Rant: rabbits ate our tulips
Rave: looooonnngg hug

What Would Ruthie Say?
She would say to B+.

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