Ep 28: Brain Like a Shaken Snow Globe--Again!

Two Ewes

Tags dyeing, knitting, podcast, spinning

The Two Ewes want to shine a spotlight on Front Range Bags by Nancy Totten.  
Nancy has generously offered a project bag from her shop to a lucky Two Ewes listener.  Kelly has one of her bags in SF Giants fabric and it's great!  High quality, nice and roomy, and lots of handy features. It was the perfect bag for the Crackerjack Cowl project during baseball season. To enter, take a look in the Fro...

Ep 27b: Fiber Myth Busting Bonus Episode

Kelly Locke

Tags dyeing, knitting, podcast, spinning

In this bonus episode Marsha and Kelly talk about fleece washing.  Kelly runs through the steps she uses and does a little myth busting about the delicacy of wool fleece and fabric.

Here are some links that you may find useful;

Spinderella's Fiber Mill washing instructions

U.S. GSA Technical Procedures for Historic Preservation:  Types of Cleaning Detergents

A method that doesn't use the...

Ep 27: Swept Away by Crochet

Two Ewes

Tags CAL, crochet, knitting, podcast

 In this episode Kelly and Marsha have lots to talk about!  So much, in fact, that part of it won't be heard here, but will be released as a bonus episode about fiber myth busting later this week. 

The Two Ewes Crochet-a-Long started October 1st and ends December 31st. To view the rules, check out our Ravelry Group thread.   We are thrilled that our listener Wendy of Knitty Kitty Bagshas donated...

Ep 26: Year in Rev-"Ewe"

Two Ewes

Tags CAL, crochet, knitting, podcast, spinning, wool, yarn

Kelly and Marsha are celebrating the first anniversary of the podcast!  To celebrate they first talk about all their knitting, spinning, and crochet projects and plans.  Then they have a conversation about the podcast and the past year.

Kelly finished her Cotton/Linen Featherweight making a few modifications to the beloved pattern by Hannah Fettig.
Featherweight Cardigan

This is her fourth...

Ep 25: What's in Marsha's Suitcase?

Two Ewes

Tags auction, crochet, friends, knitting, podcast, spinner, spinning, wool

In Episode 25 we discuss the purpose of Marsha's visit to Kelly....The Monterey County Fair Wool Auction! 
Marsha and Kelly at the Wool Show
This is a great destination for all knitters, spinners, and wool lovers!
Anne's Web spinners at the show.
Kelly discusses attending the judging the week prior to the auction. She explains the history of the wool auction, the judging categories and the criteria...