New episodes every Tuesday!


Jan. 25, 2022

58: Frogging

This week we're talking about unraveling your knits! Frogging and tinking, WIPs or FOs. This week's letter is about our favorite …

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Jan. 18, 2022

57: The Second Annual Make Good Stashdown!

That's right, we're doing it again - it's the second annual Make Good Stashdown! This week's letter is about charity knitting whe…

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Jan. 4, 2022

56: Yarn Detectives Part 2

Welcome to 2022, everyone! The second half of our techniques for identifying mystery yarn. This week's letter is about changing n…

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Dec. 21, 2021

55: Yarn Detectives Part 1

This week we're talking about identifying mystery yarn! (A quick note - we mentioned next week's episode, but it will actually be…

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Dec. 14, 2021

54: Hats

This week we're talking about hats! Hats we've loved, hats we've lost, and so many different hat shapes and styles! Our letter th…

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Dec. 7, 2021

53: Leftovers and Minis

This week we're talking about what you do with those little leftover bits of yarn (or mini skeins that you've picked up along the…

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Nov. 30, 2021

52: Minisode: A Year of Gratitude

It's our 52nd episode!

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Nov. 23, 2021

51: Picking Up Stitches

This week we tackle picking up stitches! We're going to talk you through different scenarios where you encounter picking up stitc…

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Nov. 16, 2021

50: Knitting Socks

It's a sock knitting vocabulary quiz (hint: 10 points for already knowing something, 10 points for learning something new. Everyo…

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Nov. 9, 2021

49: Gift Knits

It's the beginning of November, and this week we're talking about gift knits! There's time. (And it's totally okay if you only kn…

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Nov. 2, 2021

Episode 48: Knitting Styles

This week we're talking about different styles of knitting - it's not just picking and throwing!

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Oct. 26, 2021

Episode 47: Rhinebeck or Bust

This week's episode is the Rhinebeck Rundown!

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Oct. 12, 2021

Episode 46: Junction Fiber Mill

This week we're interviewing our friends Peggy and Amanda who operate the Junction Fiber Mill right across the river from our sho…

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Oct. 5, 2021

Episode 45: Superwash

This week we're talking about the superwash process - the what and why!

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Sept. 28, 2021

Episode 44: Bucket List

This week's episode is inspired by a letter from Sally, who wants to know what's on our knitting bucket lists! Our Dear Scratch l…

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Sept. 21, 2021

Episode 43: Mistakes!

This week's episode was inspired by a letter. How do you deal with mistakes?

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Sept. 14, 2021

Episode 42: Knitting History

Here's the spinny colorwork thing I was talking about! From a painting by Ambrogio Lorenzetti of Siena, ca. 1345. Do you want to …

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Sept. 7, 2021

Episode 41: Clean It Up

This week's episode is all about refreshing and cleaning up your handknits. Our Dear Scratch letter is about how to store your ya…

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Aug. 31, 2021

Episode 40: Customize Your Knits

Whether you're a rule-follower, a rule-breaker, or a designer, this episode is for you! Our Dear Scratch question this week is ab…

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Aug. 24, 2021

Episode 39: Cotton!

This week's episode is all about cotton - the good, the bad, and the ugly!

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Aug. 17, 2021

Episode 38: Comfort Knitting

We'll tell you what we love to knit when everything feels hard. It's time for comfort knitting.

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Aug. 10, 2021

Episode 37: Socks!

This week is all about SOCKS!

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Aug. 3, 2021

Episode 36: Swanky Emu!

This week we're talking to Sarah Krentz from Swanky Emu Knits!

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July 27, 2021

Episode 35: Rhinebeck Sweaters

This week we're talking about Rhinebeck - specifically, RHINEBECK SWEATERS!

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