Keep Calm and Carry Yarn: A Knitting and Crochet Podcast

Keep Calm and Carry Yarn: A Knitting and Crochet Podcast
A mother-daughter knitting and crocheting show

72: Happy as a clam
Oct 21 • 40 min
Call it Fall or Autumn, it’s here! We’re both fans of the season, so we’re celebrating with an autumnal quiz first up. Vivian is working away on her sweaters, plus she’s cast on a new speckly WIP. Alyson’s been a bit naughty and has nothing new to…
71: Yzma’s not his mom
Oct 8 • 55 min
Vivian is on it with 2 WIPS and 3 FOs!
70: The Cat Episode
Sep 19 • 42 min
Let’s be honest, we love to talk about our cats!
69: Beer Sweater
Aug 22 • 49 min
Alyson is doing something unusual… she’s knitting!
68: I’m not afraid of a little frog
Aug 2 • 31 min
We have a special guest! Emily is joining us for our chat today.
67: I’m really happy with it, I’m just not happy
Jul 11 • 36 min
It’s all WIPs for Vivian and all FOs for Alyson
66: In my head I was thinking oxen
Jun 20 • 37 min
Vivian is all sweaters now that her Find Your Fade is an FO! And Alyson has a Christmas WIP
65: Like a magician?
May 22 • 40 min
It’s a bit unusual, but Alyson has a knitted FO and Vivian has a quilt
64: It makes sense in my head
May 6 • 50 min
Both Alyson and Vivian are revisiting old FOs and making some improvements!
63: You can see our faces
Apr 20 • 37 min
Vivian is making (hilarious) progress on her Sinister Catdigan cardi
62: I think I’m everyone’s cup of tea
Apr 4 • 29 min
Stay home with us! Alyson has two FOs for the Archive KCAL.
61: Supe Dupe
Mar 22 • 44 min
Vivian attempts to explain the STUART method of color knitting to Alyson
60: White cat white cat black cat
Mar 6 • 50 min
Archive KCAL projects and Alyson’s visit to unravel… a festival of yarn
59: Three Year Podiversary
Feb 26 • 47 min
We’re celebrating three years with a giveaway!
58: BAM! BAM! BAM!
Jan 27 • 51 min
The Archive KCAL is on and Alyson and Vivian are chatting Vogue Knitting Live
57: There’s No Chocolate
Jan 6 • 48 min
What would the first episode of the year be without a moment to reflect on all of our finished FOs from the past year? Featuring a debate on whether the majority of Vivian’s 2019 FOs include colorwork hehe! In the meantime, Vivian is making good…
56: 91% Arbitrary
Dec 18, 2019 • 49 min
Alyson and Vivian both have some new projects to share… and also a previous FO returns!
55: A Skort For My Belly
Nov 27, 2019 • 50 min
New WIPs and some big FOs for both Vivian and Alyson, plus drooling over Thanksgiving food and the new His Dark Materials adaptation
54: Boy, am I a nerd
Nov 7, 2019 • 30 min
Vivian’s shawl game is on point— we’re talking Bubbly Brioche and Sagitta
53: I Thought They Were Cookies
Oct 24, 2019 • 36 min
Same WIPs, no FOs, but lots of woolly chat
52: At a McDonald’s Parking Lot
Oct 16, 2019 • 27 min
Vivian is recording from an unusual location, but we have all the usual crafty chat!
51: Hufflepuffs Are Hungry
Sep 21, 2019 • 53 min
It’s Christmas in September! Both Alyson and Vivian are working on Christmas themed WIPs
50: Following Blindly
Sep 6, 2019 • 39 min
It’s all WIPs and no FOs today
49: Bubble Tea Is So Wild
Aug 15, 2019 • 55 min
Lots of projects and learning about nålebinding from Alyson and big life news from Vivian
48: Mojo-less
Jul 7, 2019 • 43 min
Alyson’s secret project is revealed, but Vivian doesn’t have much knitting mojo lately
47: Faux FOs
Jun 7, 2019 • 35 min
Vivian had a false start with her EYF sweater and Alyson is recycling FOs… hmmm
46: Sam Can Wears It
May 20, 2019 • 44 min
Alyson and Vivian both have new WIPs and FOs to share, plus lots of Endgame chat
45 and a half: Technical Difficulties and KCAL Winners
May 6, 2019 • 3 min
We interrupt your regularly scheduled programming… because we’ve had some technical issues! But we just had to announce the winners of the Colorwork KCAL! Thanks everyone for getting crazy with us. You usual full-length episode will be with you next…
45: Clean and Fresh
Apr 20, 2019 • 39 min
Also and Vivian have lots of Colorwork KCAL FOs!
44: Yarn and Sheep! EYF and Skye!
Apr 5, 2019 • 64 min
Alyson and Vivian are chatting all about their latest trip to the Edinburgh Yarn Festival and the Isle of Skye!
43: Pure Love and Frustration
Mar 8, 2019 • 37 min
Alyson and Vivian are chugging along their WIPs, plus some documentary recommendations
42: With a Needle or a Needle?
Feb 24, 2019 • 41 min
It’s the Colorwork KCAL! Vivian is half way through her Sheep Mittens and Alyson is working on a Honeyclone cowl
41: One Hand Is a Butt Hand
Feb 8, 2019 • 45 min
We’re chatting about the start of the Colorwork KCAL
40: How to Floss Properly
Jan 25, 2019 • 53 min
We’ve announced our colorwork KCAL, and also Alyson has been very productive
39: I Like Big Bundts and I Cannot Lie
Jan 6, 2019 • 42 min
Alyson and Vivian review all they accomplish in 2018 and share their first projects of the new year!
38: A Reversal of Roles
Dec 16, 2018 • 40 min
Vivian is crocheting and Alyson is knitting!?!
37: A Mini Video Edition
Nov 21, 2018 • 16 min
Check out our YouTube channel for this special video edition
36: I’ve Inducted Her into the Cult
Nov 11, 2018 • 54 min
We are the cult of Knitting and Crochet, and we’re spreading the word!
35: Up the Heel, Down the Heel
Oct 22, 2018 • 44 min
Alyson is trying her hand at C2C crochet and we discuss Doctor Who some more
34: An Obscene Knit Fail
Oct 8, 2018 • 55 min
Alyson has joined in the 2018 Sock CAL and Vivian had an epic fail
33: Everything Looks Good On Me
Sep 24, 2018 • 41 min
Alyson has a Crazy Rich Asians themed WIP and Vivian has a troublesome color work sweater on her hands
32: Literal Ankle Warmers
Sep 8, 2018 • 50 min
The big accomplishments have been Vivian’s finished Sock Arms sweater and Alyson’s pattern available as a pdf on Ravelry!
31: Morag, Meet Morag
Aug 26, 2018 • 47 min
We’re recording together from Edinburgh- with lots of chatting about out WIPs and Scottish highland adventure!
30: Cartastic!
Jul 22, 2018 • 33 min
Lots of accomplishments for Alyson and Vivian- new techniques and big FOs!
29: Pure Sass, Baby!
Jul 10, 2018 • 42 min
Alyson and Vivian are still working on sweaters as well as started some new projects!
28: The One Where We Forget Words
Jun 22, 2018 • 51 min
Alyson and Vivian are both working on one-pointers for the KALCAL, but that means FOs!
27: Cat Cameo
Jun 8, 2018 • 51 min
Alyson and Vivian are both making progress on their sweaters, plus we hear from @creative.explorer in the mailbag
26: I’m Not Good At Counting
May 23, 2018 • 52 min
KALCAL 2018 is announced as well as a new segment, the Mailbag. We want to hear from you!
25: Camping in a Garbage Dump
May 8, 2018 • 49 min
This one is full of lots of familiar projects, both WIPs and FOs.
24: Wing, Wang, Wung
Apr 22, 2018 • 50 min
Alyson and Vivian are both talking about short rows this week- one is liking them more than the other
23: Where’s This Story Going?
Apr 5, 2018 • 54 min
Alyson and Vivian have the post-EYF blues, but they both have lots of projects to talk about
22: The One at the Edinburgh Yarn Festival
Mar 21, 2018 • 75 min
We’re chatting all about our time at EYF- what yarn we bought, who we met, plus special guests Caithness Crafts and Crochetcakes
21: The One in New Hampshire
Mar 6, 2018 • 35 min
Alyson and Vivian are together in New Hampshire for this one!
20: Call Me, Beep Me
Feb 22, 2018 • 59 min
Alyson has finally made more progress on her blanket and Vivian is designing her own hats
19: It’s Our One Year Podiversary
Feb 7, 2018 • 43 min
We’re both on a roll with our Ultra Violet KCAL projects and Vivian finished knitting her Maxfield Cardigan!
18: A London Reunion
Jan 25, 2018 • 40 min
Alyson and Vivian are together in London with a special video episode
17: It’s Just An Angry Eggplant
Jan 5, 2018 • 59 min
Rules for the Ultra Violet KCAL announced, plus other KCALs Vivian and Alyson are participating in
16: He Splootered A Gubfu O Glaur
Dec 22, 2017 • 47 min
Vivian has made A LOT of hats, we disparage our wide feet, and learn a bit of Scots
15: I Like My Princes Extra Lumpy
Nov 22, 2017 • 44 min
Vivian finished her gorgeous Winterly Sweater and shares her thoughts on fudging patterns.
14: It’s a Cult!
Nov 6, 2017 • 43 min
Alyson has two own design FOs and we chat about the Outlander reunion episode
13: Hitting the Hair Thread
Oct 20, 2017 • 45 min
Alyson is excited about her Hawaiian pineapple cushion, Vivian has exciting Shanghai plans, and we have an even more exciting EYF announcement!
12: Which crotch did YOU pick?
Oct 6, 2017 • 52 min
Alyson is working on some own designs and Vivian discovered a lovely sweater pattern.
11: It’s not a typo, It’s French
Sep 23, 2017 • 60 min
Vivian has been productive hat making, and Alyson has mostly been in Hawaii
10: The Final KALCAL Countdown
Aug 16, 2017 • 41 min
The KALCAL is over so we’re drawing prizes! Plus we have lots of projects to share.
9: If I Knit Fast Enough, Does It Count As Aerobics?
Jul 13, 2017 • 48 min
Alyson has 2 new WIPS, and Vivian had some fantasy knitting
8: I Feel Like a Celebrity
Jun 25, 2017 • 51 min
Vivian and Alyson have both finished sweaters, and Vivian was recognized by a listener!
7: An Army of Frogs
Jun 5, 2017 • 54 min
The KALCAL continues with Team Crochet in the lead and Vivian had a lot of frogging to do.
6: I Have a Normal Sized Head!
May 20, 2017 • 38 min
Team Knitting is leading the KALCAL and Alyson is making a crochet sweater
5: Do You Have Any Peppermint Breath Mints?
May 5, 2017 • 44 min
Our KALCAL begins! Plus Vivian is going to be at the NH Sheep and Wool Festival.
4: Attack of the Frankencowl!
Apr 20, 2017 • 44 min
Vivian’s Tunisian crochet experience wasn’t great, Alyson is loving the #HOBCAL, and we have our own KAL/CAL!
3: Yarny Adventures
Apr 5, 2017 • 60 min
Alyson went to the Edinburgh Yarn Festival and Vivian went on the Knit North Yarn Crawl!
2: Babblecast
Mar 5, 2017 • 54 min
This week Vivian is in love with fingering weight sweaters and Alyson has moved to Edinburgh!
1: I’m the Queen
Feb 5, 2017 • 50 min
The very first episode of KCACY with mother-daughter hosts Vivian (a knitter) and Alyson (a crocheter)
0: A New Knitting and Crocheting Show
Feb 3, 2017 • 0 min