Episode 5: Crafting A.D.D

recorded Monday, 10 December 2012

C/KAL for Craft Hope: Project 19 “Dolls, Animals and Monsters, Oh My!”

  • The project is collecting handmade softies to distribute to children affected by Hurricane Sandy.
  • The C/KAL will run through noon, eastern time, on January 7, 2013. Each toy made will be a separate entry into the drawing, so please post them separately, and be sure to tag the projects with “bunniphishsofties”
  • The winner of the drawing will receive a toy pattern of his or her choice up to $7. The pattern must be giftable through ravelry.
  • Finished toys: 1.) Pattern: Grumpasaurus by Kat Lewinski Yarn: leftover green acrylic. Needle: US 5, 3.75 mm. 2.) Pattern: Very loosely based on Austin Owl Amigurumi by Allison Hoffman. Yarn: Mystery brown, mystery cream. Hook: US D, 3.25 mm
  • WIP toys: 1.) Pattern: Very loosely based on Austin Owl Amigurumi by Allison Hoffman. Yarn: Black and white acrylic. Hook: US K, 6.5 mm 2.) Pattern: Original design. Yarn: Black and white acrylic. Needle: US 5, 3.75 mm

Finished Objects

  • Two Cowls for Hilary of Hippie Penguin Pattern: 2×1 ribbing. Yarn: Black and white acrylic; mystery brown.
  • Shapeshifting in Pink Pattern: Shape Shifting in 12 by Aurora Suominen Yarn: RHSS in colorways pretty n’ pink and light pink. Hook: US H, 5.0 mm

Rachel’s Afghan

All squares are made using Yarn: Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice in colorways scarlet and black; Red Heart  Super Saver Solids in colorway bright yellow. Making this as part of the 2012 BAM CAL group on ravelry.com.

Sock Yarn Blanket

You mean I can cover my entire body in sock goodness?!?!? Pattern: Sock Yarn Blanket by Shelly Kang, The Heathen HousewifeNeedles: US 2; 2.75 mm


Works In Progress:

New Thing

Surprise yarn from friends: Science Monkey Mercantile in Faraday base, colorway NSOvember. Be jealous of the gorgeous pinkness!

What I am Reading

Three Favorite Things – To do, other than craft and read

  1. Journal
  2. Bake
  3. Listen to music

5 thoughts on “Episode 5: Crafting A.D.D

  1. ok. I was excited at first.. cuz when I reloaded the page.. there was a white box where the podcast should be.. But then nothng..
    then .. a box with the words .. SORRY.. having trouble loading .
    I’ll try again another day. :-0

    • Lisa-
      I have been trying to figure out if there is anything I can do on my end, but no luck so far. I hope you will try again another day, and that it will work that time. I will continue trying to find a solution on my end.

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