Knit A Spell

Knit A Spell

Hosted by: Katie Rempe & James Divine

Join Magical Maker Katie Rempe and Maker of Magic James Divine for two magical seasons every year as they knit together the symbiotic relationship between crafting and The Craft! Check out full video episodes of Knit...

Episodes

Ep 132: Charming Bind Offs

Season #5

Hey fellow magic-makers and knitters! In our season finale, we wrapped up with a whimsical dive into the art of charming bind offs, exploring not just the technical side of knitting, but the enchantment it brings to...
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Ep 131: Set Intentions with Blocking

Season #5

In this episode of Knit a Spell, we delve into the mystical practice of blocking - not the kind you might be thinking of, but an essential step in fiber arts that's all too often overlooked. Join James Divine and...
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Ep 130: Mystical Stitches (with Christi Johnson)

Season #5

In this episode, Katie Rempe & James Divine dive into the magical world of embroidery with the supremely talented Christi Johnson, author of 'Mystical Stitches: Embroidery for Personal Empowerment and Magical...
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Ep 129: How Shapes Summon Spells

Season #5

This week, we delve into the enchanting world where each stitch and shape draws upon sacred geometry to weave spells of beauty and intention. From exploring the psychological impact of shapes in nature to the symbolic...
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Ep 128: Lace Stitches with Spells

Season #5

In this magical episode, Katie Rempe and James Divine delve deep into the intricate world of lace stitches with spells. From the fascinating history of lace knitting to the symbolic meanings behind popular lace...
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Ep 127: TINK Positive!

Season #5

Welcome to Episode 127 of Knit a Spell! This time around, Jim and I unraveled the concept of TINK-ing - that’s knit spelled backwards, for the uninitiated. We delved deep into the philosophical and metaphysical...
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Ep 126: Knit Gnomes (with Sarah Schira)

Season #5

We dive into the topic of gnomes and why knitting them are so satisfying with our special guest, designer and podcast host of Imagined Landscapes: Sarah Schira! Katie and Jim talk with Sarah about how knitting entered...
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Ep 125: Bewitching Bobbles

Season #5

This week on "Knit A Spell", the focus is on bewitching bobbles and their magical uses in knitting. Katie's special guest, Sasha Ogden, a fiber artist and owner of Skein Shop, joins her for an insightful conversation...
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Ep 124: Enchanted Cables

Season #5

We revisit the topic of cables in knitting, exploring their magical and symbolic significance! We discussed the various types of cables and their historical origins, such as the fisherman's knit sweater from the Isle...
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Ep 123: Getting Grounded with Garter

Season #5

In this podcast episode of "Knit A Spell," hosts Katie Rempe and James Divine delve into the versatile world of garter stitch and its magical associations. Starting with the simplicity and significance of garter...
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Ep 122: Hex Twisting (author Diana Rajchel)

Season #5

This episode is PACKED with inspiring advise and stories thanks to our guest this week: author Diana Rajchel! Diana talks about her magical background, her new book Hex Twisting, and why it was unfortunately...
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Ep 121: Casting On With Magic

Season #5

This week Katie and Jim delve into the parallels between casting on a knitting project and casting a spell. They discuss the significance of release and intention in both activities, comparing casting on stitches in...
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