Episode 469 – Canine Demands

 

Leslie’s been working on a Silly Cat Couch.  She’s also been crocheting a crap ton of squares for a Cherry Heart/Sandra Paul pattern called Giant Granny Patches.

Laura is knitting  on a sock using size 1 needles and Knit Spin Farm Targhee sport in the “wear something gaudy day”  Laura has cast on Atlin out of Cascape Eco +.  She is knitting it on size 8 needles (Jimmy Bean’s Smart Stix Wood Interchangables).  She also has cast on a baby vertebrae out of some unknown superwash worsted.  It is being knit on size 6 needles.

Leslie finished Miranda by Josee Paquin out of LMFA Box Office in the Spiced Apple Cider colorway.

Laura finished nothing.

Laura is about to start Jillian Moreno’s Sample Along Spin.  She is also working on her Hipstrings base 12 spin.

Leslie is relistening to the Ryira Chronicles by Michael J. Sullivan. She’s reading the Dowser series by Megan Ciana Dodge after trying Demons & DNA recommended by a viewer

Laura has read Clean Getaway by Nic Stone, Every Reason Why We Shouldn’t by Sara Fujimura, and the Monster Hypothesis by Romily Bernard.She just started Forgotten Girl by India Hill Brown.

Favorite Things

Silly Cat Couch

What we’re wearing – Leslie is wearing Miranda.

2020 Goals

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May

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 468 – “Tough Luck, Grandma!”

Leslie is knitting on Miranda by Josee Paquin out of LMFA Box Office in the Spiced Apple Cider colorway.  She’s also been crocheting a crap ton of squares for a Cherry Heart/Sandra Paul pattern called Giant Granny Patches.

Laura is knitting  on a sock using size 1 needles and Knit Spin Farm Targhee sport in the “wear something gaudy day”  She’s also working on putting heels & toes into sock tubes (cranked on the Erlbacher Gearhart Speedster) – tubes are out of Magic & Moonshine yarn in the “Somebody Ate My Ears” colorway.  She swatching for 2 sweaters; Lillet and Atlin

Laura finished Habitation Throw by Helen Stewart out of her bumblebee acres advent set (Years One & Two).  She also finished a Hatdana out of Loop Fiber Studio Yin Yang

Laura is about to start Jillian Moreno’s Sample Along Spin.  She is also working on her Hipstrings base 12 spin.

Leslie is relistening to The Crown Tower by Michael J. Sullivan. She’s reading Pathfinder’s Way by TA White.

Laura is listening to Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia.  She’s reading Water Viper by RJ Blain. She’s also been playing catchup and listening to the KnitmoreGirls

Favorite Things

Silly Cat Couch

What we’re wearing – Leslie is wearing a Weekender

2020 Goals

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May

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 467 – Mr. Sometimes Awesome

Leslie is knitting on Miranda by Josee Paquin out of LMFA Box Office in the Spiced Apple Cider colorway.  She’s also been crocheting a crap ton of squares for a Cherry Heart/Sandra Paul pattern called Giant Granny Patches.

Laura is knitting  on a sock using size 1 needles and Knit Spin Farm Targhee sport in the “wear something gaudy day”  She also started a Habitation Throw by Helen Stewart out of her bumblebee acres advent set (Years One & Two).  She’s also working on putting heels & toes into sock tubes (cranked on the Erlbacher Gearhart Speedster) – tubes are out of Magic & Moonshine yarn in the “Somebody Ate My Ears” colorway.

Laura finished Catchall by Hunter Hammersen out of LMFA West End Worsted (pattern coming soon).  

Leslie finished Poet out of Biches and Buches yarn and a sockhead hat out of Cat Sandwich Fibers in Willie Nillie.  She also finished a pair of Knit Spin Farm sport weight socks.

Leslie spun and plied her Knit Spin Farm Advent Calendar and got 900+ yds of a 2ply.

Laura finished spinning her advent calendar from Knit Spin Farm and got 360yds of a 2ply. She plied Into The Whirled Cheviot “Adventuring Party” and got 180yds of a 3ply. 

Leslie is listening to Ravensong by TJ Klune. She’s reading The Last Sun by KD Edwards and Heart On Fire (kingmaker trilogy) by Amanda Bouchet. 

Laura is listening to Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia.  She’s reading Water Viper by RJ Blain. She’s also been playing catchup and listening to the KnitmoreGirls

Favorite Things

What we’re wearing – Laura is wearing Curtain Call and Leslie is wearing a Weekender

2020 Goals

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May

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 466 – These Are Facts

Leslie is knitting Poet out of Biches and Buches yarn and a sockhead hat out of Cat Sandwich Fibers in Willie Nillie.  She also started the Almond Tee out of Loop’s Yin Yang in the Body and Soul colors.

 Laura is knitting  on a sock using size 1 needles and Knit Spin Farm Targhee sport in the “wear something gaudy day”  She also started a Habitation Throw by Helen Stewart out of her bumblebee acres advent set (Year two).

Laura finished  a Christmas Stocking by Faye Kennington that will be based off of this one.  She is using an unknown white yarn from the stash, and Leading Men Fiber Arts in their West End Worsted base in the Poison Apple and All the Way to the Bank colorways.

Leslie finished nothing

Laura is currently spinning her advent calendars from Knit Spin Farm and Hipstrings.  She plied 404-Name Not Found on Falkland (170 yards of a chunky).

Leslie is listening to The Hitman’s Guide To Making Friends and Finding Love as well as Midnight In A Perfect World. She’s reading The Mysterious and Amazing Blue Billings

Laura is listening to Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia.

Favorite Things

PATREON Fail A Long voting

Patreon VKN 12/19 4p CST

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

 

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