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CC podcast – episode 12 – Amsterdamned

Episode 12, where I have a huge amount of new acquisitions from my vacation in Amsterdam! Also I’m taking you to some yarn stores and the Rijksmuseum! Enjoy! 🙂

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Finished objects!

  1. Baby flax:

  2. Baa-ble hat:

Work in Progress

  1. Trees cowl:

  2. Mini needle test socks:

  3. Exploration station:

  4. Peacock eyes cardigan:

  5. Big granny square bed spread

Garment KAL info

Starting date is 1st of January 2016, end date is 31st of March 2016.

More info in the ravelry group . There is a chatter thread and a FO thread. Prizes are project bags, yarn, patterns and stitchmarkers! Come and join in!!! If you are on Instagram or Twitter, use the hashtag: #ccgarmentkal so we can all find your photos!


Working with my mini turkish spindle with a mini batt by Dutch Wool Diva


  1. Yarn from Stephen & Penelope

  2. Freddie fish from Wieniemel

  3. Tote bags Kattencafe Kopjes

  4. Yarn from Weldraad

  5. Needle nest and spindle bag from Undercover Otter

  6. Leuchtturm dotted notebooks

  7. Yarn from Breien enzo

  8. Yarn from Wol! in Haarlem

Shop news

Nothing here, been on vacation… But! Together with a creative fox I’m hosting a crafty high tea at the Broeierd in Enschede, Saturday April 9th 13.00-16.00. Costs are 22,50 euro and subscribing is with an e-mail to handwerken @ kralalien . nl (without spaces, spam prevention 🙁 )

Next mindful crochet workshop at Sweetwitch, since the first one I’m talking about in the podcast was a success, is on March 15.

Further Mentions

Knit and stitch bits

Mina Makes

Puk Vossen

Dutch Wool Diva

The creative red fox podcast

Craftfulness podcast

Herbstblatt Regina podcast

Joeli’s kitchen (now Joeli creates)



Undercover Otter

Have fun watching and see you back in about 10 days!