We couldn’t end our Game Day Cardigan KAL without talking to
its designer, Donna Estin! She shares with us her inspiration for
the sweater and clever little details incorporated into the
pattern. Donna also tells us about the Boho Lace Vest from
Transitions: Lace Patterns, drawing inspiration from the runway,
TKGA’s Master Hand Knitting Certification, and enabling knitters to
make their projects their own!
Plus, Lee and Stacey talk about our new yarn Journey Tweed and
two new pattern collections, Filled with Joy and Transitions!
00:03 Welcome to the Knit Picks Podcast
00:23 What Lee and Stacey have been working on
02:26 Our new yarn Journey Tweed!
04:50 Our new holiday stocking collection Filled with
08:28 A second new collection? Yep! Transitions: Lace
10:50 A quick Game Day Cardigan KAL progress update
11:33 Introducing Donna Estin, designer of the Game Day
12:02 Donna’s inspiration for the Game Day Cardigan
16:00 How the Boho Lace Vest was created
18:39 Looking at runway shows for trends
24:39 Continuously learning via patterns
28:40 Donna’s work with TKGA and the Master Hand Knitting
41:16 Using patterns as guidelines and making the piece your
44:35 What Donna has coming up and where to find her