Episode 71: To the Zoo!

recorded Monday, 24 March 2014

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Temperature/Weather Craft-a-Long

Knitty KAL

My project – Pattern: Stitch Surfer by Louise Robert. Yarn: Nooch Fiber Morningside Sock in “Stomping Grapes”, “Totally Goth”. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm

Greek Fire KAL

My Yarn: Mooch Fiber in “Flow”, “Murky, too”; Madeline Tosh in “Windowpane”

FOs

WIPs

  • Merino from Stitchpunk in “Bruised”
  • Test knit sock for Josh Ryks. 716knit 716 sock in Carebear with Fangs. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Shalom Cardigan by Meghan McFarlane Yarn: Lion Brand Wool-Ease Solids, Heathers & Twists in Denim Twist, Lion Brand Wool-Ease Sportweight in Blueberry Twist  Needles: US 6, 4.0mm
  • wool/alpaca/silk fiber from Lorain
  • Log Cabin Blanket. Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Chocolate, Heather Gray, Sage Green. Needles: US 8, 5.0mm
  • Baby Leggings adapted from the pattern by Ruth Bendig. Yarn: Possibly Miss Babs Needles: US 2, 2.75

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

  • 520 squares, 67%

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

  • 77 puffs total

New Things

What I’m reading

Zoo Trip

Episode 70: Happy St. Patrick’s Day

recorded Monday, 17 March 2014

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Temperature/Weather Craft-a-Long

Knitty KAL

My project – Pattern: Stitch Surfer by Louise Robert. Yarn: Nooch Fiber Morningside Sock in “Stomping Grapes”, “Totally Goth”. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm

Greek Fire KAL

My Yarn: Mooch Fiber in “Flow”, “Murky, too”; Madeline Tosh in “Windowpane”

FOs

  • Gramps Cardigan by Kate Oates. Yarn: Knit Picks Swish DK in Rainforest Heather. Needles: US 6, 4.0mm; US 7, 4.5mm
  • Socks on a Plane Pattern by Laura Linneman. Yarn: Patons Kroy Stripes in Sailor Stripes. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Pretty Petals Dishcloth Pattern by Julee Reeves Yarn: Peaches & Creme Hook: US G/6, 4.0mm

WIPs

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

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

  • 68 puffs total

New Things

What I’m reading

My Library Love Affair

Episode 69: Knitting Winter Away

recorded Monday, 10 March 2014

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Temperature/Weather Craft-a-Long

Knitty KAL

My project – Pattern: Stitch Surfer by Louise Robert. Yarn: Nooch Fiber Morningside Sock in “Stomping Grapes”, “Totally Goth”. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm

Greek Fire KAL

My Yarn: Mooch Fiber in “Flow”, “Murky, too”; Madeline Tosh in “Windowpane”

FOs

WIPs

  • Gramps Cardigan by Kate Oates. Yarn: Knit Picks Swish DK in Rainforest Heather. Needles: US 6, 4.0mm; US 7, 4.5mm
  • Socks on a Plane Pattern by Laura Linneman. Yarn: Patons Kroy Stripes in Sailor Stripes. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Merino from Stitchpunk in “Bruised”
  • Gothic Spire by Cookie A. Yarn: Leading Men Fiber Arts Show Stopper in Gothic Queen. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • wool/alpaca/silk fiber from Lorain
  • Log Cabin Blanket. Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Chocolate, Heather Gray, Sage Green. Needles: US 8, 5.0mm

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

  • 500 squares!!!!! 64%

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

  • 62 puffs total

New Things

  • GnomeAcres in Gotham Nights and mini skeins from the winter games
  • 716knit Daria March Shipment

What I’m reading

Podcasts to check out

Episode 68: March Madness

recorded Monday, 3 March 2014

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Temperature/Weather Craft-a-Long

Knitty KAL

My project – Pattern: Stitch Surfer by Louise Robert. Yarn: Nooch Fiber Morningside Sock in “Stomping Grapes”, “Totally Goth”. Needles: US 1, 2.25mm

Greek Fire KAL

My Yarn: Mooch Fiber in “Flow”, “Murky, too”; Madeline Tosh in “Windowpane”

Pattern release: It’s “Blizzard, ho” for me – KAL information can be found here

FOs

  • Cubist Socks Pattern: Cubist by Cookie A Yarn: Nooch Fiber Morningside Sock in “Princess” Needles: US 1, 2.25mm
  • Measure in love Pattern:  Measure in Love by Megan Williams Yarn: Cloudlover sock in “Poison Apple” Needles: US 3, 3.25mm

WIPs

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

  • 492 squares, 63.4% complete

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

  • 53 puffs total

New Things

  • Caron Simply Soft in “Chocolate”, “Bone”, “Pistachio”, “Dark Sage”, and “Heather Gray”
  • Lion Brand Sock Ease in “Red Hots”

What I’m reading

Podcasts to check out