Episode 495 – Flibbertigibbet

 

Please note, these shownotes do contain links to Ravelry pattern pages.  

Leslie has been crocheting squares for a Cherry Heart/Sandra Paul pattern called Giant Granny Patches. Each one is around 12 yds/11 meters and she’s using Loops & Threads acrylic yarn Impeccable.  She worked on Shadow Lines by Suzanne Sommer out of Triskelion Olwen Fine.  She also cast on a pair of simple socks out of Hipstrings Double Minor in Raven & Bengals.  She’s also working on a vintage cross stitch Paragon Gourmet Alphabet Sampler.

Laura has been knitting on  a Bounce Blanket out of Neighborhood Fiber Co in Studio DK Belair and Shades of Turqouise.  She has also picked up a pair of Socks on a Plane using Long Dog Yarn.  These socks are magic looped on size 0s. She has also started a pair of Wendy Johnson Toe up with gusset socks out of coloring book yarns in the Rainbow hexi colorway.  These are also being knit on size 0s.

Leslie finished a random needle punch project.

Leslie spun and plied ITW BFL/Silk in the ‘As You Wish’ color for ~244yds before washing.

Laura has finished plying the Nest Fiber Nestlets spin.  It is 8oz of superwash merino that was 2 plied for 1115 yards.  She is also spinning 4 oz of Nest sw merino in the Love Apple colorway.

Leslie is finished reading the Alice Worth series (paranormal fantasy, m/f).  She listened to SInister Magic by Lindsay Buroker and started a re-listen of  The Stand by Stephen King.

Laura has started Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

Favorite Things

York Pinafore and Ophelia Overalls

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Theknitgirllls instagram

Ravelry and Accessibility

Animal Crossing and Paper Mario Origami King

Leslie incoming SD yardage 4487 meters+ 669meters spinning= 5156 meters SD2020

Stash Dash 2020 Dates 5/22 to 8/22/20  

Halloween CATT 9/15-10/31/20

Laura’s library Amazon wishlist link: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1O3PV9JCCJDQ1?ref_=wl_share

 

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Episode 494 – The House With Stacks of Books

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Episode 493 – Bespoke

Please note, these shownotes do contain links to Ravelry pattern pages.  

Leslie has been crocheting squares for a Cherry Heart/Sandra Paul pattern called Giant Granny Patches. Each one is around 12 yds/11 meters and she’s using Loops & Threads acrylic yarn Impeccable.  She worked on the Hasukai cowl out of Brooklyn Tweed Plains in Treehouse and  Shadow Lines by Suzanne Sommer out of Triskelion Olwen Fine.

Laura has been knitting on  a Bounce Blanket out of Neighborhood Fiber Co in Studio DK Belair and Shades of Turqouise.  She has also picked up a pair of Socks on a Plane using Long Dog Yarn.  These socks are magic looped on size 0s. 

Laura knit  Flax Light out of Urban Girl Yarns Sunday Love on size 2.5 needles. She used Vesper/Knitterly Things for the rainbow around the chest.

Leslie finished around 25 squares for a blanket +275 meters SD2020. She also sewed a Metamorphic Dress in size 24, and embroidered the pockets and finished a small embroidery piece from the cozyblue embroidery club

Laura has finished plying 3 Into the Whirled spins. All are 2-plys.  The first is Unobtainium on Polwarth.  It is 300 yards.  The second is Equilibrium on BFL.  It is a total of 400 yards.  The 3rd is The Empty Child on Romney.  It is 200 yards.

Leslie is currently reading the Alice Worth series (paranormal fantasy, m/f) and is on book 2 Heart of Fire.  She listened to The First Girl Child by Amy Harmon (“viking historical romance” m/f) and is listening to the first Harry Dresden book Storm Front

Laura has started Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

Favorite Things

York Pinafore and Ophelia Overalls

SSK Market 2020

Theknitgirllls instagram

Ravelry and Accessibility

Animal Crossing and Paper Mario Origami King

Leslie incoming SD yardage 4212 meters + this week 275meters=4487 meters SD2020

Stash Dash 2020 Dates 5/22 to 8/22/20  

Halloween CATT 9/15-10/31/20

Laura’s library Amazon wishlist link: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1O3PV9JCCJDQ1?ref_=wl_share

 

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Episode 492 – Boob Clips

 

Please note, these shownotes do contain links to Ravelry pattern pages.  

Leslie has been crocheting squares for a Cherry Heart/Sandra Paul pattern called Giant Granny Patches. Each one is around 12 yds/11 meters and she’s using Loops & Threads acrylic yarn Impeccable.  She’s also putting in heels/toes in a sock tube in Quaere Fiber in Heirloom Pumpkins.

Laura has knit on  a Bounce Blanket out of Neighborhood Fiber Co in Studio DK Belair and Shades of Turqouise.  She also knit on  Flax Light out of Urban Girl Yarns Sunday Love on size 2.5 needles. She used Vesper/Knitterly Things for the rainbow around the chest.

Laura finished  Little Vest by Lisa Chemery out of Another Crafty Girl’s Pound Puppies colorway on size 7 needles.  Buttons will be pawprints and will arrive tomorrow.

Leslie finished around 75 squares for a blanket +825 meters SD2020. She also put in heels/toes/folded cuffs in a pair of cranked tubes – colorway Peace Be Upon You by Quaere Fibers +50meters SD2020.  She also sewed a couple dozen masks using the free pattern from free-sewing.org and CynthiaFrenette Fabric from Spoonflower and Selfie Cats from Timeless Treasures – sold out forever but some on ebay here

Laura has finished plying the ITW Corridale in the Gilmore’s Glorious Goods colorway.  It was a true three-ply and is 150 yards.  She also finished plying a falkland batt from Into the Whirled in Vampires of Venice.  It is 220 yards of a chain ply.  She has spun singles of Into the Whirled in the Unobtainium colorway on Polwarth.  She has also been working on her Rambo mash up spin out of Hello Yarn from 2014.

Leslie did some corespinning – about 70 yards of a KnitSpinFarm batt over a mohair core. +64 meters SD2020

Leslie is currently reading The Wizard’s Butler by Nathan Lowell (Paranormal/Urban Fantasy) and Rise of the Iliri by Auryn Hadley (female warrior sci-fi with reverse harem).  She’s been relistening to m/m football books: The Blueprint & A Deeper Blue by S.E. Harmon and Illegal Contact by Santino Hassell (no longer available on Audible it seems)

Laura has started Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

Favorite Things

SSK Market 2020

Theknitgirllls instagram

Ravelry and Accessibility

Animal Crossing

SSK has been moved to 2021.  All attendees please check your emails.

Leslie incoming SD yardage 3273 meters + this week 939meters=4212 meters SD2020

Stash Dash 2020 Dates 5/22 to 8/22/20  

Halloween CATT 9/15-10/31/20

Laura’s library Amazon wishlist link: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1O3PV9JCCJDQ1?ref_=wl_share

 

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