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Episode 001 (Abu Dhabi, UAE)

Episode 001 (Abu Dhabi, UAE)

Recorded on 12 September 2015

Introduction
Ravelry Name: Kino
Blog: http://kinoknits.com
The Sweater Workshop by Jacqueline Fee
Sweater Sampler by Jacqueline Fee
Ugly blog post
Yarn Harlot blog
Commuter Knitter podcast
Simple Cable Socks

Simple Cable Socks: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/simple-cable-socks
Simple Cable Socks: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/simple-cable-socks

FOs and WIPS
Dogwood Blanket by Tin Can Knits ($5 on Ravelry) in Knit Picks Swish Worsted (100% Merino, Rainforest Heather colorway)
Gift I received: Baby Surprise Jacket by Elizabeth Zimmerman
Bluebirds of Happiness by Sara Elizabeth Kellner (free on Ravelry) in mystery Kenyan cotton

Design Notebook
Prairie Girls Knit and Spin podcast
One Twisted Tree BFL Prime (75% superwash BFL, 25% nylon, Twist Series One Twisted Summer colorway)

One Twisted Tree BFL Prime, One Twisted Summer
One Twisted Tree BFL Prime, One Twisted Summer

Plotting and KALs
Kildaire Cowl (Date Night Collection) by Maria Yarley (Elegant Economy Knits)

Kildaire Cowl kit
Kildaire Cowl kit

Brandilyn by Quenna Lee ($4.99 on Knit Pick website) in Knit Picks Lindy Chain yarn (70% linen/30% cotton, chocolate colorway) – blog post
Down Cellar Studio Pigskin Party KAL
Down Cellar Studio podcast
Harry Potter Knit and Crochet House Cup (HPKCHC)

Woolpiggery
Unwind Yarn Company Journey Sock (80% superwash merino/20% nylon, Death Watch Beetle Halloween colorway) – 3 skeins = 1,200 yards

Unwind Yarn Company Journey sock, Death Watch Beetle
Unwind Yarn Company Journey sock, Death Watch Beetle

Just One More Row podcast

I lied when I said I hadn’t done a fingering-weight sweater before – here’s one!
Hitofude Cardigan by Hiroko Fukatsu (200 yen on Ravelry)
Custom Fit sweater by Amy Herzog

Knitting on Safari (Abu Dhabi, UAE)

A taste of home!
A taste of home!

Grand Mosque

The Grand Mosque exterior
The Grand Mosque exterior
The Grand Mosque exterior
The Grand Mosque exterior
The Grand Mosque exterior
The Grand Mosque exterior
The Grand Mosque interior
The Grand Mosque interior

Louvre Museum
Emirates Palace Hotelgold bar vending machine

The super-gold Emirates Palace Hotel
The super-gold Emirates Palace Hotel

Things I’ve Learned
Pinhole cast on from Tin Can Knits website

Where to Find Me
Kino Knits Ravelry group
Instagram: Kino Knits
Facebook: Kino Knits
Ravelry: Kino
Email: kinoknits@gmail.com

Music

“Kassongo” by Orchestra Super Mazembe, used with permission of A.I. Records (Kenya) Ltd

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1 thought on “Episode 001 (Abu Dhabi, UAE)”

  • This is a great introduction to your podcast. I lived in Abu Dhabi for several years, and miss it very much.
    Is there a place where you share a little about what brought you to Nairobi, and what work you do there, in addition to mothering and knitting?
    Thanks for sharing.

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