https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e9I_KRAvLHU Apart from some pretty finished rainbow socks and the usual chatter about knitting in progress this episode features a special segment about handdyed yarns that create a pooling color pattern when they are knit up. Also I am sharing my thoughts on different styles of ribs when applied in the cuffs of handknit socks.… Continue reading Episode 7: Pooling Party!
https://youtu.be/w5Hq5sQXeuk This episode features many segments! First of all there is a call for testknitters on ravelry: http://www.ravelry.com/discuss/the-dunkelgrun-group/topics/3628469 There is a giveaway winner, a review of dellaQ needle cases and finally a little lesson about fiber chemistry and some impressions from my trips to Porto, Portugal as well as my home in Vorarlberg, Austria. Giveaways: The winner of… Continue reading Episode 6: Cabled Socks, dellaQ and a Little Fiber Chemistry!
This episode is mainly about my preparations for #thegreatunravel2017. This is a "recycling knitalong" with the goal to unravel a second hand sweater and using the yarn to create something new! 1000 subscriber giveaway In order to celebrate 1000 subscribers on my YouTube channel I would like to give away a skein of yarn dyed by me.… Continue reading Episode 5: The Great Unravel
https://youtu.be/qpfMI7cBO8s Join me as I chat a bit about my knitting and spinning projects as well as some natural dyeing with logwood! Find me on instagram as @dunkel_grun Click here to find the ravelry group! Finished Projects Unfortunately there are no recent FOs this week, so I shared with you a shawl… Continue reading Episode 4: Logwood Purple, Primroses and Violets
This week I have plenty of spinning and dyeing fun aaand a giveaway to celebrate 500 subscribers on YouTube!
Besides my knitting and spinning in progress I talk a little about the chemistry of natural dyes in this episode and show an experiment of dyeing with avocado pits.
February 2017: I have started a podcast!