196 A wide variety of displacement activities

In this episode: The party dress; picking up threads; a project round up; and the big idea. The High School Art Teacher Dress by Vogue (V1410) And my own version, the Italy-wool party dress, made for Felix and Mark’s wedding. (It’s difficult to photograph garments with all the visual noise…

195 You can’t save everything

IN THIS EPISODE: Stash enhancement; hat boxes of joy; the rug of sorrow; knitting memory lane, letting it go. Repeat after me: It is okay to rest. Thank you, past Brenda, for setting up Esther (by Camilla Vad) and Boreal (by Kate Davies). Leftovers from Esther will become Winter’s Fern…


I’m a serial maker of podcasts, and many things that are not podcasts. I love playing with yarn, fibre and cloth. I will never accept that furniture in my living room only goes two ways. Almost every night, I dream about houses.


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194 What I did last summer

In this episode: Undone by Cosmo/Cosmo undone; colour blocking that didn’t; a summer romance; a bounty of beautiful sock yarn; packing projects for a journey with no end date; and…

192 The dam busters

In this episode: The Great Airing of the Stash 2023; hibernating projects emerge, blinking, into the light; revisiting Paint Pan; Against all Odds’ and the Red Edge, plus a veritable…