Episode 11 – Back to School!

Works in progress

Tallulah by Sarah Ronchetti (2nd one!)
Quay Shawlette by Sara Millis of Sara’s Texture Crafts
Owl About Yarn BFL ‘Rainbow’


Finished items



John Arbon ‘Grape’ merino (although I’m going to spin some more, but I have three finished skeins)


Unwind Yarn Company miniskeins


Bristol Wool Fair visit this coming weekend

Loose Ends

Come and visit the Ravelry group for discount codes on the Quay Shawlette pattern and on my yarn for the duration of the KAL (until 31st October)

Also, visit the “What makes you smile” thread and share happy thoughts!

Episode 7 – Birthday Week

Owl About Yarn episode 7


Tonks Togs jumper from the Unofficial Harry Potter Knits magazine (Interweave Press), knitted in Wendy Fusion on 5mm needles.

Dragon Lace Pullover by Angela Hahn (paid for pattern on Ravelry)

Fondant Fibre punis

Finished Items

Sara’s Texture Crafts gradient BFL


Drawstring project bag



Birthday presents



Ashford hand skeiner
T-shirt from Ellie (which I’m wearing on the podcast)
A book about spinning and fibre from Zoe
A tin of goodies from Sarah

Fibre from @mestitcher (instagram)


Swap parcel from @savvyskeins (instagram)


My June @amieyes (instagram) club instalment

Shop News

I showed new yarns and fibre colourways that I hope to get into the shop in the next few days

BIRTHDAY DISCOUNT EXTENDED – enter HAPPYBIRTHDAYJENNIE at the checkout on http://www.owlaboutyarn.etsy.com and get 15% off your purchase. Offer valid until Sunday 28th June

I also showed the yarn I’ll be sending off as a prize for the Bakery Bears podcast Brit-along KAL.

Loose Ends

Three birthday cakes!


Exercise – my sons and I will be taking part in a 3k family fun run in aid of George Thomas Hospice Care on the 5th July.