KnitCast 29 – Lucinda Guy

KnitCast 29 – Lucinda Guy

Posted in KnitCast 29 - Lucinda Guy on May 1st, 2010 by Marie Irshad – 2 Comments

Lucinda Guy tells me about her new book Northern Knits. Plus colourwork, folk art, ancient knitting techniques and Vivienne Westwood’s socks.

KnitCast 29 – Lucinda Guy

Show Notes

Northern Knits: Designs Inspired by the Knitting Traditions of Scandinavia, Iceland, and the Shetland Isles

Lucinda’s website

Interweave Press

Nordic Museum

Pia Laceweight Pullover – I write about the yarn used in it over on my knitting blog at

The Vivienne Westwood socks Lucinda tells me about were from her On Liberty collection which according to designer Anna Bell/Amelia Raitte was from autumn/winter 1994/95. You can see a picture of them on Anna’s blog  My Fashionable Life.

The music used for the KnitCast theme is called Knit Away by Stephen Wheel. Thanks Stephen!

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