‘Tis the season to pick up your crochet hooks or knitting needles and get to stitchin’! While you’re sipping hot cocoa, enjoying the heat from the fireplace, or finishing up your last-minute holiday crafts, listen to Loop and Purl as they share some of their favorite projects and designs of the year 2021. Stick around ‘til the end of this holiday themed episode for a special after-credit skit featuring Louie and Jules.
Leaves are falling, Black Friday sales are lurking, and turkeys are gobbling (or being gobbled), so it must be Thanksgiving time! Loop and Purl kick off this episode with some major announcements, including the winners of last episode’s big giveaway! Then the couple shares what they are particularly thankful for right now. Last but not least, they show off a few projects they are working on and wrapping up before Christmas time.
Happy Halloween! Now that the leaves are falling and the jack-o-lanterns are lit, Louie and Jules are getting ready for the spooky season. On this special anniversary episode, the couple share stories about when they realized crochet/knitting are more than just a hobby for each of them. Louie debuts some of his spooky-scary amigurumi creations while Jules shares her latest Fall sweater designs and yarnie goodies.
Despite Jimbo’s attempts to take over the podcast, Louie and Jules successfully share their latest knitting and crocheting projects. They even talk about other forms of art they admire, from ceramics to the Olympics! Do you think sports are a form of art? Either way, you can certainly craft while enjoying the Olympic games, and this episode.
In this episode of the podcast, Lou and Jules discuss creative ruts and how they climb out of them. Louie shares his Summer inspired projects, including adorable octopi and flamingo amigurumi. Then Jules shows off some knitted gifts and sneak peaks at some of her upcoming designs.
After a restful stay at a lodge near Yosemite during Mother’s Day weekend, Louie and Jules are ready to share what they have planned for the rest of Spring and Summer. Jules shares a new spring top and two upcoming summer releases, while Louie shows off his space-themed baby mobile and his latest amigurumi collaboration fundraiser!
It’s Springtime; The sun is out and the weather is getting warmer, so Lou and Jules think of ways their crafts will shift in the warmer months. Lou shares exciting news about the Club Crochet channel, Jules admits how a knitted gift went awry, and together they talk about designs and projects for Spring.
It’s Valentine’s Day! Jules and Lou reminisce on how they met and their favorite “date”. Then they share their current projects, from soft and cozy mittens to skyrocketing space crafts.
Welcome to 2021! Loop and Purl share their 2021 goals for the podcast, then dive into their first interview. Kelly Corten, founder of the Royal Bee Yarn Company, talks to Lou and Jules about the natural yarn-dyeing process and what it’s like to own and operate a yarn shop during quarantine. Last but not least, Lou and Jules share their latest designs and current projects.
‘Tis the season… for crochet and knitting! Loop & Purl have stayed in to craft up some very special patterns for you this holiday season. In this episode, listen to them reminisce on past holiday memories and update you on their creative projects, all while you sit back, relax, and perhaps craft-a-long. Happy Holidays!