Monday, December 3, 2018

Knit Up and Dye Episode 90 - Multi tasking





I talk about all the things I have going on right now, how multi-tasking affects my creativity and a reverse advent I'm participating in, as well as a digital one I'm enjoying. I show off my new cowl as well as the colorways for the Barn Dance kits. Giveaway Drawing and Patreon Monthly Drawing winners announced. Plus, I make some cookies REALLY fast.

Host: Jessica L'Heureux
Ravelry: jesseknits
Ravelry Group: Knit Up & Dye Podcast
Instagram: dyemonkeyyarns
Blog: dyemonkeyyarns.com
Email: jesse@dyemonkeyyarns.com
Etsy: http://dyemonkeyyarns.etsy.com
Patreon: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Theme Music:
"Throw the Hammer Hard" - Bob Log III
Thank you, thank you, Bob for letting me use this!
Buy his music at boblog111.com

Featured Patterns:
"Squircle" by General Hogbuffer
Available for FREE on Ravelry

Giveaway!!!
Congratulations xxdresdendolls!!!
Email me your shipping info.

See you all in two weeks.


Sunday, November 25, 2018

Knit Up and Dye Episode 89 - What You Make It





This episode I show off my progress on my black cowl project, briefly discuss the tutorial sample knitting I'm working on,announce the Barn Dance test knit, talk about the ornament exchange, show off upcoming Patreon yarns and hint at the exclusive content available through the Patreon site, including my in-depth design process blogging. I show off one of my favorite "anti-allergen" products and discuss how you make your own experience. Don't forget the giveaway drawing is next episode!

Host: Jessica L'Heureux
Ravelry: jesseknits
Ravelry Group: Knit Up & Dye Podcast
Instagram: dyemonkeyyarns
Blog: dyemonkeyyarns.com
Email: jesse@dyemonkeyyarns.com
Etsy: http://dyemonkeyyarns.etsy.com
Patreon: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Theme Music:
"Throw the Hammer Hard" - Bob Log III
Thank you, thank you, Bob for letting me use this!
Buy his music at boblog111.com

Featured Patterns:
"Squircle" by General Hogbuffer
Available for FREE on Ravelry

Giveaway!!!
Thank you to everyone who sponsored prizes. Please give these sponsors your love and business!

Cath Thorley - Knitterscarlet's Designs
knitterscarlet.etsy.com
"Blueberrylicious" 100g fingering weight yarn & "witch hat" progress keeper

Rosalee Millett - Yarn Matrix
Yarnmatrix.etsy.com
"Autumn's Spring" 100g worsted weight yarn

Capi Puszcz - The Yarn and I
theyarnandi.etsy.com
"jeans" progress keeper

Donna Schmitt - Knitting with Attitude
knittingwithattitude.com
"keys" stitch markers & "sheep" progress keeper &"cardinals & chicadees" project bag

TO ENTER:

Subscribe to this podcast & leave a comment on Episode 86 ON YOUTUBE telling me how you found this podcast. IMPORTANT - Comment on EPISODE 86 to ENTER.

EXTRA ENTRIES:

Tell all your knitter/dyer friends about this podcast, have them subscribe and enter the giveaway telling me they found the podcast because of YOU!

DRAWING: December 2nd.
Open World Wide!

BONUS:
If we break the 1000 subscriber mark, I will add two skeins of yarn from my shop, inclusive of custom order/dyed to order, of the winner's choice!!!

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Knit Up and Dye Episode 88 - Holiday State of Mind



I'm back after a week off and I'm thinking about the holidays!


Host: Jessica L'Heureux
Ravelry: jesseknits
Ravelry Group: Knit Up & Dye Podcast
Instagram: dyemonkeyyarns
Blog: dyemonkeyyarns.com
Email: jesse@dyemonkeyyarns.com
Etsy: http://dyemonkeyyarns.etsy.com
Patreon: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Theme Music:
"Throw the Hammer Hard" - Bob Log III
Thank you, thank you, Bob for letting me use this!
Buy his music at boblog111.com

Featured Patterns:
"Squircle" by General Hogbuffer
Available for FREE on Ravelry

Giveaway!!!

Thank you to everyone who sponsored prizes. Please give these
sponsors your love and business!

Cath Thorley - Knitterscarlet's Designs
knitterscarlet.etsy.com
"Blueberrylicious" 100g fingering weight yarn & "witch hat" progress
keeper

Rosalee Millett - Yarn Matrix
Yarnmatrix.etsy.com
"Autumn's Spring" 100g worsted weight yarn

Capi Puszcz - The Yarn and I
theyarnandi.etsy.com
"jeans" progress keeper

Donna Schmitt - Knitting with Attitude
knittingwithattitude.com
"keys" stitch markers & "sheep" progress keeper &"cardinals &
chicadees" project bag

TO ENTER:

Subscribe to this podcast & leave a comment on Episode 86 ON
YOUTUBE telling me how you found this podcast.
IMPORTANT - Comment on EPISODE 86 to ENTER.

EXTRA ENTRIES:

Tell all your knitter/dyer friends about this podcast, have them
subscribe and enter the giveaway telling me they found the podcast
because of YOU!

DRAWING: December 2nd.

Open World Wide!

BONUS:

If we break the 1000 subscriber mark, I will add two skeins of yarn
from my shop, inclusive of custom order/dyed to order, of the
winner's choice!!!



What's your favorite holiday cookie recipe?

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Knit Up and Dye Episode 87 - Can't Carry It All

It's a Patreon Drawing episode. Also, I talk about upcoming changes, acquisitions, new products, the giveaway, and everything else I have in the works. Join me!

Knit Up & Dye

Host: Jessica L'Heureux
Ravelry: jesseknits
Ravelry Group: Knit Up & Dye Podcast
Instagram: dyemonkeyyarns
Blog: dyemonkeyyarns.com
Email: jesse@dyemonkeyyarns.com
Etsy: http://dyemonkeyyarns.etsy.com
Patreon: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Theme Music:
"Throw the Hammer Hard" - Bob Log III
Thank you, thank you, Bob for letting me use this!
Buy his music at boblog111.com

Featured Patterns:
"Squircle" by General Hogbuffer
"Speckled Space Socks" By Amanda Stephens
BOTH available for FREE on Ravelry


Giveaway!!!

Thank you to everyone who sponsored prizes. Please give these sponsors your love and business!

Cath Thorley - Knitterscarlet's Designs
knitterscarlet.etsy.com
"Blueberrylicious" 100g fingering weight yarn & "witch hat" progress keeper

Rosalee Millett - Yarn Matrix
Yarnmatrix.etsy.com
"Autumn's Spring" 100g worsted weight yarn

Capi Puszcz - The Yarn and I
theyarnandi.etsy.com
"jeans" progress keeper

Donna Schmitt - Knitting with Attitude
knittingwithattitude.com
"keys" stitch markers & "sheep" progress keeper &"cardinals & chicadees" project bag

TO ENTER:

Subscribe to this podcast & leave a comment on Episode 86 ON YOUTUBE telling me how you found this podcast.
IMPORTANT - Comment on EPISODE 86 to ENTER.

EXTRA ENTRIES:

Tell all your knitter/dyer friends about this podcast, have them subscribe and enter the giveaway telling me they found the podcast because of YOU!

DRAWING: December 2nd.

Open World Wide!

BONUS:

If we break the 1000 subscriber mark, I will add two skeins of yarn from my shop, inclusive of custom order/dyed to order, of the winner's choice!!!

Have you entered yet? ;)

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Knit Up and Dye Episode 86 - Getting Comfortable



Just a short, casual episode... talk about the little bit of knitting I've done and the knitting I have to do. I show off this month's exclusive patreon yarn, talk about an addition to the patreon benefits offerings and I show off the prizes for the upcoming giveaway. Have you entered yet...?


Knit Up & Dye

Host: Jessica L'Heureux
Ravelry: jesseknits
Ravelry Group: Knit Up & Dye Podcast
Instagram: dyemonkeyyarns
Blog: dyemonkeyyarns.com
Email: jesse@dyemonkeyyarns.com
Etsy: http://dyemonkeyyarns.etsy.com
Patreon: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Theme Music:
"Throw the Hammer Hard" - Bob Log III
Thank you, thank you, Bob for letting me use this!
Buy his music at boblog111.com

Ready for the Ornament Exchange?
Ship Date is November 3rd. Details and Registration:
http://www.dyemonkeyyarns.com/p/ornament-exchange.html



Giveaway!!!

Thank you to everyone who sponsored prizes. Please give these sponsors your love and business!

Cath Thorley - Knitterscarlet's Designs
knitterscarlet.etsy.com
"Blueberrylicious" 100g fingering weight yarn & "witch hat" progress keeper

Rosalee Millett - Yarn Matrix
Yarnmatrix.etsy.com
"Autumn's Spring" 100g worsted weight yarn

Capi Puszcz - The Yarn and I
theyarnandi.etsy.com
"jeans" progress keeper

Donna Schmitt - Knitting with Attitude
knittingwithattitude.com
"keys" stitch markers & "sheep" progress keeper &"cardinals & chicadees" project bag


TO ENTER:

Subscribe to this podcast & leave a comment on Episode 86 ON YOUTUBE telling me how you found this podcast.


EXTRA ENTRIES:

Tell all your knitter/dyer friends about this podcast, have them subscribe and enter the giveaway telling me they found the podcast because of YOU!

DRAWING: December 2nd.

Open World Wide!

BONUS:

If we break the 1000 subscriber mark, I will add two skeins of yarn from my shop, inclusive of custom order/dyed to order, of the winner's choice!!!



Have you entered yet? ;)

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Knit Up and Dye Episode 85 - Finding a Rhythm



I talk about changes to how I'm allocating my time to help heal my shoulder and add more focus to blogging, dyeing and designing, touch on intentional knitting and psychometry,  show off my most recent knitting project, and I discuss and demonstrate dye formula documentation.

Knit Up & Dye
Host: Jessica L'Heureux
Ravelry: jesseknits
Ravelry Group: Knit Up & Dye Podcast
Instagram: dyemonkeyyarns
Blog: www.dyemonkeyyarns.com
Email: jesse@dyemonkeyyarns.com
Etsy: http://dyemonkeyyarns.etsy.com
Patreon: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Theme Music:
"Throw the Hammer Hard" - Bob Log III
Thank you, thank you, Bob for letting me use this!
Buy his music at www.boblog111.com

Featured Pattern:
Squircle by General Hogbuffer - Available FREE on Ravelry.

I want your opinion & feedback. Please participate in my survey.
http://www.dyemonkeyyarns.com/2018/10/opinions-wanted.html

Interested in the Ornament Exchange?
Ship Date is November 3rd. Details and Registration:
http://www.dyemonkeyyarns.com/p/ornament-exchange.html

That's it. Be sure to check out exclusive content over on my
patreon page at: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Thank you for allocating time for me! See you next time.

Monday, October 15, 2018

Knit Up and Dye Episode 84 - Shifting Plans



I'm back on the injured list, so not much knitting, but I review four knitting related books I recently acquired and talk a little about plans and design work I'm doing. Grab your knitting and a mug of something wonderful and join me for a chat.

Knit Up & Dye
Host: Jessica L'Heureux
Ravelry: jesseknits
Ravelry Group: Knit Up & Dye Podcast
Instagram: dyemonkeyyarns
Blog: www.dyemonkeyyarns.com
Email: jesse@dyemonkeyyarns.com
Etsy: http://dyemonkeyyarns.etsy.com
Patreon: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye


Theme Music:
"Throw the Hammer Hard" - Bob Log III
Thank you, thank you, Bob for letting me use this! Buy his music at www.boblog111.com

Featured Books:
Knitting Around the World: A multistranded history of a time-honord tradition by Lela Nargi

Knitting Ganseys: Techniques and Patterns for Traditional Sweaters (Revised & Updated) by Beth Brown-Reinsel

Norah Gaughan's Knitted Cable Sourcebook: A breakthrough guide to knitting with cables and designing your own

Alterknit Stitch Dictionary: 200 Modern Knitting Motifs by Andrea Rangel

I want your opinion & feedback. Please participate in my survey.
http://www.dyemonkeyyarns.com/2018/10/opinions-wanted.html

Interested in the Ornament Exchange?
Ship Date is November 3rd. Details and Registration:
http://www.dyemonkeyyarns.com/p/ornament-exchange.html

That's it. Be sure to check out exclusive content over on my patreon page at: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Love you & see you again soon!

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Knit Up and Dye Episode 83 - Catching Up





Chatter about my trunk show, meeting Scott from Sweet Tea, No Shade, current design work, new bases coming in and the Patreon program (I want your opinions & feedback!). I also show off current knitting. Still time to join the Ornament Exchange.

Knit Up & Dye
Host: Jessica L'Heureux
Ravelry: jesseknits
Ravelry Group: Knit Up & Dye Podcast
Instagram: dyemonkeyyarns
Blog: www.dyemonkeyyarns.com
Email: jesse@dyemonkeyyarns.com
Etsy: http://dyemonkeyyarns.etsy.com
Patreon: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Theme Music:
"Throw the Hammer Hard" - Bob Log III
Thank you, thank you, Bob for letting me use this!
Buy his music at www.boblog111.com

Featured Pattern:
Seacoast Mitts by Lara Smoot Available on Ravelry

Featured Yarn:
Supernatural Yarns
"Crucio" on Mermaid Worsted
"Severus Snape - You Have Your Mother's Eyes" on Pixie Sock
www.supernaturalyarns.etsy.com

I want your opinion & feedback. Please participate in my survey.
http://www.dyemonkeyyarns.com/2018/10/opinions-wanted.html

Interested in the Ornament Exchange?
Ship Date is November 3rd. Details and Registration:
http://www.dyemonkeyyarns.com/p/ornament-exchange.html

Had more fun than you can shake a DPN at, but glad to be home creating for you again.
See you next time!

Friday, October 5, 2018

Opinions Wanted

I'm looking for feedback regarding my Patreon program. I've created this 100% anonymous survey to collect information about Benefit Tiers, Rewards and Exclusive content you would like to see included.  You can complete the survey HERE. Your time, feedback and support will help me make this program more of what YOU want to see. 

Thank you.

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Knit Up and Dye Episode 82 - Hot & Fast



Design along winners announced and I share a finished project!

Knit Up & Dye
Host: Jessica L'Heureux

Ravelry: jesseknits
Ravelry Group: Knit Up & Dye Podcast
Instagram: dyemonkeyyarns
Blog: www.dyemonkeyyarns.com
Email: jesse@dyemonkeyyarns.com
Etsy: http://dyemonkeyyarns.etsy.com
Patreon: https://patreon.com/knitupanddye

Theme Music:
"Throw the Hammer Hard" - Bob Log III
Thank you, thank you, Bob for letting me use this! Buy his music at www.boblog111.com

Featured Pattern:
Venetian Dream by Josee Paquin
See project page "Memoir" on Ravelry for details

Congratulations to ALL the designers that participated in the Knit Up & Dye Design Along!
Your work, your designs are wonderful. We will definitely be doing that again!

Much love,
Jesse