Podcast 309: Gifting and Color

Summer is long gone, and everyone here at Knit Picks has started gearing up for the holiday gift giving season! Our needles are busy casting on hats, socks, stuffies, and everything in between.

Erica and Hannah share their tips and tricks for managing their project queues throughout this busy season, as well as ways of making sure we all give the perfect gift, every time. Hannah’s favorite tip for making e a stellar gift in no time at all is to pair a basic pattern with a stunning, color-changing yarn.

In the second segment, Lee and Stacey share their favorite ways to feature thes cool color effects of color-changing yarns in projects. From long gradients to steady stripes, color-changing yarns elevate simple projects in a snap.

Mentioned in episode:

Aloft
Twill
Mighty Stitch Super Bulky
Cedar Box
Cedar Butterfly
Chroma Worsted
Chroma Fingering
Wool of the Andes Worsted Yarn
Stroll Gradient
Felici (coming soon!)

Check out Hannah’s mentioned giant squishy knit roly-poly “pill bug”

As always, happy listening and happy crafting!

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