Fiber Nation

Join host Allison Korleski as she brings you stories from all corners of the yarniverse. From Victorian murder mysteries to the trenches of the Western Front, from deadly dyes to futuristic fabric, each episode explores the connections between fiber, history, and humanity. 

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Manx for the Memories: Saving a Sheep
A sheep back from the brink.
30 min
2
Fiber Nation Knit Night! “So how do you make ya...
Live with Caroline Summerfeld of Ancient Arts Yarns
1 min
3
Lycra: The Fabric of Our Lives
Crotch-hugging antics of spandex!
15 min
4
Fiber Nation Knit Night "Baaah-d Company: A She...
Join us March 11 for a Fiber Nation Night Night!
1 min
5
Song Quilts: Stitching Together Women's Stories
Stitching Together Women's Stories
30 min
6
Announcement! Fiber Nation Knit Night: Weird Sh...
2 min
7
Sheep, Wind, and Fire
The weirdest career path helped rescue communities from calamity!
30 min
8
Hemp: The Fall & Rise of a Forbidden Fiber
28 min
9
The Pig War
11 min
10
A Tale of Two Sweaters
Paco Vicuna
27 min
11
Fiber Nation wants to give you yarn, again!
1 min
12
The Forgotten Woman of Fashion
Sarah Hale & Godey’s Lady’s Book
33 min
13
Encore Episode: The Donner Party Revisited
32 min
14
The Mystery of Gunnister Man
Allison seeks to unravel a mystery that starts in a shallow grave, then unfolds in an unexpected, woolful way.
31 min
15
The Socks that Won WWI
Explore the importance of the sock to the World War I soldier.
30 min
16
Fabric Fails & Textile Triumphs
40,000 years of textile history in 30 minutes
31 min
17
A Handmaid's Knit - Introducing the Knitting Ne...
Introducing the podcast for nerds who knit out on nerding.
35 min
18
The Deadliest Dyes: A Colorful History
Of all the dyes on the color wheel, which is the deadliest?
29 min
19
The Black Sheep of Wyoming Wool
In a twist of fate, one woman finds herself disrupting the Wyoming wool economy.
29 min
20
The Half-Knit Stocking: A True-Crime Tale
With Penelope Lister Hemingway
26 min
21
Coming Soon - A New Season!
A new season of episodes is arriving soon.
1 min
22
The Donner Party and the Doll
We bill Interweave’s podcast Fiber Nation as “a knitting podcast that goes beyond knitting.” Up to now, though, we haven’t strayed too far beyond, focusing on sheep, wool, and the survival of textile traditions in general. Our newest episode,
29 min
23
Fiber Nation Podcast: From Russia with Love
26 min
24
Fiber Nation Wants to Give You Yarn (Really)
Congrats to Anna T. of St. Paul, Minnesota! - Stay tuned to Fiber Nation for more opportunities to win goodies and get special coupon codes!
2 min
25
Fiber Nation Podcast: Country Life
A knitting podcast that goes beyond knitting.
26 min
26
Fiber Nation Podcast: Not What I Expected
Read the show notes on this podcast episode to learn more!
28 min
27
Introducing: Fiber Nation Podcast
Fiber Nation is the knitting podcast that goes beyond knitting. - Linda Ligon is the subject of the premiere episode of Fiber Nation. - The first episode of Fiber Nation is coming to your knitting podcast download queue on Friday, March 22, 2019.
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