Episode 139: Tour de Fleece ’15 – Part Four

recorded Monday, 27 July 2015

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All The Small Things Craft-a-long

FOs

  • Two Sisters Stringworks Icelandic Wool
  • Hobbledehoy battlings in Winterfell, plied with brown wool

WIPs

  • Pattern: Ziprelaxagon by Kirstin Hall Yarn:  picked up in destash at Zk14 with no tag Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • The Painted Tiger
  • Pattern: Fronkenshteek by Tsarina of Socks Yarn: non-superwash wool – hand dyes by me and G Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • SW BFL from Hippie Penguin in “Carnival Bears”
  • Pattern:  Haleakala by Cookie A Yarn: Lamby Toes Moon Pie in “90s Tie Die” Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Pattern: Child Tube Sock  recipe by Heather Laws Yarn: Austermann Step in 09. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm

Hibernating

  • Mara’s doll
  • Gourmet Stash in Hufflepuffs Cup
  • Rag rug for my porch using leftover sheets and shirts
  • Log Cabin Blanket. Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Chocolate, Heather Gray, Sage Green, Bone, PistacihoNeedles: US 8, 5.0mm
  • Pattern: Dreambird by Nadita Swings Yarn: Patons Lace and Patons Lace Sequins Needles: US 2, 2.75m
  • Pattern: Josie by Jenna Meyer. Yarn: Science Monkey Mercantile Faraday sock in “Rosalind Franklin’s (overexposed) photograph”  Needles:  US 1, 2.25mm

Bee Keeper’s Quilt by Tiny Owl Knits – Stephanie Dosen

  • 6 puffs this week, 338 puffs total

Barn Raising Baby Blanket by Cathy Eisemann – Caffie Crafts

  • 1 square this week, 34 squares total

New Thing (Non-ZK)

  • Mini skein from Lorain

New Things (ZK)

  • Mini skeins
  • Bag from Cori
  • Hobbledehoy merino/silk braid
  • Marigold Jen Sock weight yarn in “Yoshi”, “Sidewalk Chalk”
  • Fishknits “Zombie Ten”

What I’m reading

  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • Voyager by Diana Gabaldon
  • The Demon King by Cinda Williams Chima
  • City of Fallen Angels
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner

Episode 138: Tour de Fleece ’15 – Part Three

recorded Monday, 20 July 2015

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All The Small Things Craft-a-long – winner drawn

FOs

  • Pattern:  Measure in Love by Megan Williams. Yarn: Leading Men Fiber Arts Dramaturg in Mother Earth.  Needles: US 5, 3.75mm
  • Pattern: Sugar High by Megan Williams Yarn: Leading Men Fiber Arts Dramaturg in Drag Queen Needles: US 7, 4.5mm
  • Alpaca/Wool from Jenna

WIPs

  • Pattern: Ziprelaxagon by Kirstin Hall Yarn:  picked up in destash at Zk14 with no tag Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • The Painted Tiger
  • Two Sisters Stringworks Icelandic Wool
  • Hobbledehoy battlings in Winterfell
  • SW BFL from Hippie Penguin in “Carnival Bears”
  • Pattern:  Haleakala by Cookie A Yarn: Lamby Toes Moon Pie in “90s Tie Die” Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Pattern: Child Tube Sock  recipe by Heather Laws Yarn: Austermann Step in 09. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm

Hibernating

  • Mara’s doll
  • Gourmet Stash in Hufflepuffs Cup
  • Rag rug for my porch using leftover sheets and shirts
  • Log Cabin Blanket. Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Chocolate, Heather Gray, Sage Green, Bone, PistacihoNeedles: US 8, 5.0mm
  • Pattern: Dreambird by Nadita Swings Yarn: Patons Lace and Patons Lace Sequins Needles: US 2, 2.75m
  • Pattern: Josie by Jenna Meyer. Yarn: Science Monkey Mercantile Faraday sock in “Rosalind Franklin’s (overexposed) photograph”  Needles:  US 1, 2.25mm

Bee Keeper’s Quilt by Tiny Owl Knits – Stephanie Dosen

  • 10 puffs this week, 332 puffs total

Barn Raising Baby Blanket by Cathy Eisemann – Caffie Crafts

  • 1 square this week, 33 squares total

New Thing (Non-ZK)

  • Mini skein from Claire

New Things (ZK)

  • From the destash table:
    • Into the Whirled Corridale in 221B
    • Yellow yarn
    • Red fingering weight single ply
    • Frolicking Feet in Mandarin Lime
  • Bag from Slipped Stitch Sudios
  • Mini skeins
  • Fiber Samples from Holli

What I’m reading

  • Fever by Lauren Destefano
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • Voyager by Diana Gabaldon
  • The Demon King by Cinda Williams Chima
  • City of Fallen Angels
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner

Episode 137: Tour de Fleece ’15 – Part Two

recorded Monday, 13 July 2015

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All The Small Things Craft-a-long

FOs

  • Pattern:  Sock Sacks by Vicki Mikulak Yarn: Peaches and Creme in Pagentry Hook: US g, 4.0mm

WIPs

  • Pattern: Ziprelaxagon by Kirstin Hall Yarn:  picked up in destash at Zk14 with no tag Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • The Painted Tiger
  • Alpaca/Wool from Jenna
  • Two Sisters Stringworks Icelandic Wool
  • Pattern:  Measure in Love by Megan Williams. Yarn: Leading Men Fiber Arts Dramaturg in Mother Earth.  Needles: US 5, 3.75mm
  • Pattern: Sugar High by Megan Williams Yarn: Leading Men Fiber Arts Dramaturg in Drag Queen Needles: US 7, 4.5mm
  • Pattern:  Haleakala by Cookie A Yarn: Lamby Toes Moon Pie in “90s Tie Die” Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Pattern: Child Tube Sock  recipe by Heather Laws Yarn: Austermann Step in 09. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm

Hibernating

  • Mara’s doll
  • Gourmet Stash in Hufflepuffs Cup
  • Rag rug for my porch using leftover sheets and shirts
  • Log Cabin Blanket. Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Chocolate, Heather Gray, Sage Green, Bone, PistacihoNeedles: US 8, 5.0mm
  • Pattern: Dreambird by Nadita Swings Yarn: Patons Lace and Patons Lace Sequins Needles: US 2, 2.75m
  • Pattern: Josie by Jenna Meyer. Yarn: Science Monkey Mercantile Faraday sock in “Rosalind Franklin’s (overexposed) photograph”  Needles:  US 1, 2.25mm
  • SW BFL from Hippie Penguin in “Carnival Bears”

Bee Keeper’s Quilt by Tiny Owl Knits – Stephanie Dosen

  • 8 puffs this week, 320 puffs total (322 with Carey’s squares)

Barn Raising Baby Blanket by Cathy Eisemann – Caffie Crafts

  • 1 square this week, 32 squares total

New Thing (Non-ZK)

  • Mirla Fiber arts – art batt and rolags
  • Spindle from Lorain
  • package from Carey

New Things (ZK)

  • From Daizie Knits:
    • Dewy Sock blank in “Ghoul Friends”
    • Targee in “Ghoul Friends”
    • Hardy 2.0 in “Robin’s Egg”
  • From Amber – gift lables
  • Spartickes Dyes small parachute bag
  • Wrap from Lisa

What I’m reading

  • Fever by Lauren Destefano
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • A Dragonfly in Amber
  • Voyager by Diana Gabaldon

 

  • City of Fallen Angels
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner

Dying Yarn

Episode 136: Tour de Fleece ’15 – Part One

recorded Monday, 6 July 2015

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All The Small Things Craft-a-long

FOs

  • Pattern:  Jedi Mind Tricks by Cookie A. Yarn: Tofutsies Yarn: US 1, 2,25mm
  • Pattern: Expanding Commuknitty by Megan Williams Yarn: Patons Kroy Socks Ragg Shades in Blue Brown Marl Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Hobbledehoy battling – 18 yards

WIPs

  • Pattern: Ziprelaxagon by Kirstin Hall Yarn:  picked up in destash at Zk14 with no tag Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • The Painted Tiger
  • Alpaca/Wool from Jenna
  • Two Sisters Stringworks Icelandic Wool
  • Pattern:  Measure in Love by Megan Williams. Yarn: Leading Men Fiber Arts Dramaturg in Mother Earth.  Needles: US 5, 3.75mm
  • Pattern: Sugar High by Megan Williams Yarn: Leading Men Fiber Arts Dramaturg in Drag Queen Needles: US 7, 4.5mm
  • Pattern:  Haleakala by Cookie A Yarn: Lamby Toes Moon Pie in “90s Tie Die” Needles: US 1, 2.25mm

Hibernating

  • Mara’s doll
  • Gourmet Stash in Hufflepuffs Cup
  • Rag rug for my porch using leftover sheets and shirts
  • Log Cabin Blanket. Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Chocolate, Heather Gray, Sage Green, Bone, PistacihoNeedles: US 8, 5.0mm
  • Pattern: Dreambird by Nadita Swings Yarn: Patons Lace and Patons Lace Sequins Needles: US 2, 2.75m
  • Pattern: Josie by Jenna Meyer. Yarn: Science Monkey Mercantile Faraday sock in “Rosalind Franklin’s (overexposed) photograph”  Needles:  US 1, 2.25mm
  • SW BFL from Hippie Penguin in “Carnival Bears”

Bee Keeper’s Quilt by Tiny Owl Knits – Stephanie Dosen

  • 8 puffs this week, 312 puffs total

Barn Raising Baby Blanket by Cathy Eisemann – Caffie Crafts

  • 1 square this week, 31 squares total

New Thing (Non-ZK)

  • Madeline Tosh Tosh Merino Light in Log Cabin Brown from Ellie
  • Yarn from Lorain

New Things (ZK)

What I’m reading

  • The Heir by Kiera Cass
  • Fever by Lauren Destefano
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • A Dragonfly in Amber

 

  • City of Fallen Angels
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner

Episode 135: Zombie Hangover ’15

recorded Monday, 22 June 2015

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All The Small Things Craft-a-long

FOs

  • Pattern:  Delancy by Alexa Winslow Yarn: Knit Picks Full Circle in Denim. Needles: US 9
  • Pattern: Ad Hoc by Josh Ryks. Yarn: Premier Serenity sock in black, charcoal that has been overdyed; knit picks stroll tonal in canopy. Needles: US 4, 3.5mm
  • Pattern: Expanding Commuknitty by Megan Williams Yarn: Patons Kroy Socks Ragg Shades in Blue Brown Marl Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Pattern: Child Tube sock recipe by Heather Laws Yarn: Cascase Yarns in blue mix colorway; Lion brand Sock Ease in Cotton Candy Needles: US 2, 2.75mm
  • Pattern: Bluebird of Happiness by Sarah Elizabeth Kellner Yarn: worsted weight acrylic Needles: US 3, 3.25mm
  • Hobbledehoy battling

WIPs

  • Pattern: Ziprelaxagon by Kirstin Hall Yarn:  picked up in destash at Zk14 with no tag Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Gourmet Stash in Hufflepuffs Cup
  • Rag rug for my porch using leftover sheets and shirts
  • Two Sisters Stringworks Icelandic Wool

 

  • Mara’s doll
  • Log Cabin Blanket. Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Chocolate, Heather Gray, Sage Green, Bone, PistacihoNeedles: US 8, 5.0mm
  • Pattern: Dreambird by Nadita Swings Yarn: Patons Lace and Patons Lace Sequins Needles: US 2, 2.75m
  • Pattern: Josie by Jenna Meyer. Yarn: Science Monkey Mercantile Faraday sock in “Rosalind Franklin’s (overexposed) photograph”  Needles:  US 1, 2.25mm
  • SW BFL from Hippie Penguin in “Carnival Bears”

Bee Keeper’s Quilt by Tiny Owl Knits – Stephanie Dosen

  • 1 puffs this week + 14 from Vickie, 304 puffs total

Barn Raising Baby Blanket by Cathy Eisemann – Caffie Crafts

  • 2 squares this week, 30 squares total

New Thing (Non-ZK)

New Things (ZK)

  • Tumbler, jar, and mug from the goodie bag
  • Bag from Hayley
  • From Leading Men Fiber Arts:
    • Show Stopper in “Spritely Endeavors”, “Glacial”
    • Dramaturg in “Drag Queen”, “Mother Earth”
    • Box Office in “Orange You Jealous”
    • Corridale Cross in “Tequila Sunrise”
    • Falkland in “Poison Apple”

What I’m reading

  • Sweet Venom
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • A Dragonfly in Amber
  • Embrioderies

 

  • City of Fallen Angels
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner

Episode 134: …

recorded Monday, 22 June 2015

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WIPs

  • Gourmet Stash in Hufflepuffs Cup
  • Pattern:  Delancy by Alexa Winslow Yarn: Knit Picks Full Circle in Denim. Needles: US 9
  • Pattern: Ad Hoc by Josh Ryks. Yarn: Premier Serenity sock in black, charcoal that has been overdyed; knit picks stroll tonal in canopy. Needles: US 4, 3.5mm
  • Pattern: Expanding Commuknitty by Megan Williams Yarn: Patons Kroy Socks Ragg Shades in Blue Brown Marl Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Pattern: Child Tube sock recipe by Heather Laws Yarn: Cascase Yarns in blue mix colorway; Lion brand Sock Ease in Cotton Candy Needles: US 2, 2.75mm
  • Rag rug for my porch using leftover sheets and shirts
  • Two Sisters Stringworks Icelandic Wool

 

  • Mara’s doll
  • Log Cabin Blanket. Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Chocolate, Heather Gray, Sage Green, Bone, PistacihoNeedles: US 8, 5.0mm
  • Pattern: Dreambird by Nadita Swings Yarn: Patons Lace and Patons Lace Sequins Needles: US 2, 2.75m
  • Pattern: Josie by Jenna Meyer. Yarn: Science Monkey Mercantile Faraday sock in “Rosalind Franklin’s (overexposed) photograph”  Needles:  US 1, 2.25mm
  • SW BFL from Hippie Penguin in “Carnival Bears”

Bee Keeper’s Quilt by Tiny Owl Knits – Stephanie Dosen

  • 1 puffs this week, 289 puffs total

Barn Raising Baby Blanket by Cathy Eisemann – Caffie Crafts

  • 1 square this week, 28 squares total

What I’m reading

  • Sweet Venom
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • Wither by Lauren destefano
  • A Dragonfly in Amber
  • Embrioderies

 

  • City of Fallen Angels
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner

Episode 133: Procrastiknitting

recorded Monday, 15 June 2015

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FO

  • Pattern: Demon Enough for Her by Lisa Tomko Yarn: 716knit solo 11 in “Little Miss Stable” Needles: US 6, 4.0mm

WIPs

  • Gourmet Stash in Hufflepuffs Cup
  • Pattern:  Delancy by Alexa Winslow Yarn: Knit Picks Full Circle in Denim. Needles: US 9
  • Pattern: Ad Hoc by Josh Ryks. Yarn: Premier Serenity sock in black, charcoal that has been overdyed; knit picks stroll tonal in canopy. Needles: US 4, 3.5mm
  • Pattern: Expanding Commuknitty by Megan Williams Yarn: Patons Kroy Socks Ragg Shades in Blue Brown Marl Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Pattern: Child Tube sock recipe by Heather Laws Yarn: Cascase Yarns in blue mix colorway; Lion brand Sock Ease in Cotton Candy Needles: US 2, 2.75mm
  • Rag rug for my porch using leftover sheets and shirts
  • Two Sisters Stringworks Icelandic Wool

 

  • Mara’s doll
  • Log Cabin Blanket. Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Chocolate, Heather Gray, Sage Green, Bone, PistacihoNeedles: US 8, 5.0mm
  • Pattern: Dreambird by Nadita Swings Yarn: Patons Lace and Patons Lace Sequins Needles: US 2, 2.75m
  • Pattern: Josie by Jenna Meyer. Yarn: Science Monkey Mercantile Faraday sock in “Rosalind Franklin’s (overexposed) photograph”  Needles:  US 1, 2.25mm
  • SW BFL from Hippie Penguin in “Carnival Bears”

Bee Keeper’s Quilt by Tiny Owl Knits – Stephanie Dosen

  • 1 puffs this week, 288 puffs total

Barn Raising Baby Blanket by Cathy Eisemann – Caffie Crafts

  • 1 square this week, 27 squares total

What I’m reading

  • Dragon’s OAth by P.C. and Kristin Cast
  • Sweet Venom
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • Wither by Lauren destefano
  • A Dragonfly in Amber

 

  • City of Fallen Angels
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner

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