make good: a knitting podcast

A podcast about yarn & knitting with Karen & Jessica from Scratch Supply Co.

Techniques, skillbuilding, pattern discussion, interviews with makers we adore, our favorite tools... and the knitting advice column you've been waiting for!

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    February 23rd, 2021

    This episode is all about inspiration - where we find it, how we keep it, and what we want to do with it!

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    February 16th, 2021

    What do we do with our yarn when it gets tainted by its producers actions?

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    February 9th, 2021

    This week, we're taking you on a barnyard journey.

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    February 2nd, 2021

    We're always learning new things from the fiber community! Today we're sharing some of our favorite tips and tools that make our knitting lives better.

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    January 26th, 2021

    This week we're talking about short rows. We'll be answering all the big questions to help demystify this handy knitter trick that will give your knits the right shape every time!

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    January 19th, 2021

    This week we talk about where we get our knitting patterns, and how access to patterns (and becoming a designer!) has changed over the years.

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    January 12th, 2021

    This week we talk about needles! There are so many options available, it can feel a little overwhelming. Fortunately, that means that there's a set out there for everyone! Plus we have a quick chat about the variety of yarn produced by different sheep breeds.

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    January 5th, 2021

    We don't believe in New Year resolutions, but we do think it's good to have goals... let's make some! Maybe joining our first stash-busting KAL would be a good place to start!

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    December 29th, 2020

    This week we talk about our relationship with our stashes.

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    December 22nd, 2020

    In our first-ever holiday episode, we share listeners' stories of The Sweater Curse and gifts gone wrong

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    December 15th, 2020

    This week we talk to Anne and Kathy, the organizers behind Warm the Line. Plus your blocking and end-weaving questions answered!

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    December 8th, 2020

    This week's episode has some suggestions for quick gift knits and things knitters might have on their wishlist! Plus we answer an email about informational accessibility and chat about LYS culture.

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    December 1st, 2020

    This week we talk about socks--oops, we mean shawls! In today's episode we help you learn to be a Shawl Person. In the Dear Scratch portion we talk budget-accessible yarn substitution!

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    November 24th, 2020

    Today we talk about blocking your finished objects: what it is, how to do it, and how not to mess it up. Then get some suggestions for what to knit after your first sweater project.

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    November 16th, 2020

    Meet your hosts, learn about Scratch, and find out what to do when you're asked to reproduce a commercial sweater. (Hint: not everyone is knitworthy!)