Bristol Ivy


In the 22nd episode of Truer Words, Kathryn talks to Bristol Ivy about knitting, WWOOFing in New Zealand, and revisiting The X-Files.

Bristol is a hand-knitting designer and teacher. Her website is bristolivy.com and she can be found on Twitter: @bristolivy and Instagram: @bristolivy. Her designs can be found and purchased on Ravelry.

Mentioned in this Episode:

The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron

Our episode with Nova Ren Suma

Our episode with Robin Benway

Raise Your Hand by Alice Paul Tapper


The Secret

Our episode with Kerry Winfrey

Law & Order: SVU


Brooklyn Tweed

Bristol’s designs on Ravelry



Knitting Outside the Box by Bristol


New York Sheep and Wool Festival

The X-Files

The Dark Tower series by Stephen King

Future Night of the Living God by Louise Erdrich

The Beet Queen by Louise Erdrich

How to Break Up with Your Phone by Catherine Price

Deep Work by Cal Newport

Kathryn Benson