Thank you so much for stopping by! This podcast episode was originally published July 11, 2012 and I have since stopped producing new episodes of the Crochet Chat Podcast. However, these episodes have fabulous content, so I’m gradually re-releasing them so that we can keep enjoying them!
I am now releasing videos which are are more casual version of this podcast. I’d love it if you’d subscribe to my blog or enter your email in the sidebar on the right!) to stay updated!
Man, there were some bumps in the road last week, huh?
So, this week, I’m publishing a special edition… really just all the stuff I wanted to podcast about last week, now that the technical issues have been resolved. I’ll tell you about TNNA, my move to Ithaca and chat about Hairpin Lace… awesome stuff!
And this week, we’re lucky enough that Jennifer Hansen (the creative artist & designer behind Stitch Diva Studios) is doing a giveaway! Scroll down for info on how to win!
Here’s how it works: Click the ‘play’ button below to listen to the episode in your browser, or right click here and select ‘Save Link As’ to save to your computer to listen to later!
Below the player is an outline and list of links to products/websites/things I chat about during the episode.
Hi! (and an explanation of last week’s mishap) (00:00), The outline for today (02:20), TNNA (03:26), my plans for Craft School Saturdays (09:23), Shibaguyz (13:36), Vickie Howell and the Purple Stitch Project (16:33), moving adventures (19:20)
- Leethal’s webpage: she’s awesome!
- My TNNA recap blog post (complete with photos of my birdies!)
- Craft School Saturdays
- Bead Crochet Jewelry
- My Urban Edge book review
- The Purple Stitch Project
Feature topic: Hairpin Lace (29:18), Why hairpin lace? (33:13), My skirt (36:14), The giveaway details! (38:15), troublespots (40:46)
- Susan Bates Hairpin Lace Loom
- Jenkins Hairpin Lace Loom
- Hairpin lace skirt pattern by Stitch Diva Studios
- Hairpin lace tutorial
Enter the Giveaway!
As this is a re-release of an older episode, the giveaway is no longer open for entries.
Jennifer Hansen is awesome enough to give away a copy of her book, Hairpin Lace: Tutorial and Innovative Patterns! You want to win this one! To enter:
- Leave a comment on this post! Please be sure to leave an email/Ravelry name so I can contact you!
- For an additional entry, tweet: “I just entered to win an awesome Hairpin Lace book from @StitchDiva with @FreshStitches! You can enter, too: http://bit.ly/N2ZNYf”
If you’re tweeting, there’s no need to post about your tweet… I’ll see it! The winners will be selected on Wednesday, July 25th 2012 at 11am EST via a random number generator.
The giveaway has now ended. See the winner announced, here.