Episode 399 – Walk Funny

Episode 399

 

Leslie is knitting on a Sevilla out of Berroco Mykonos.   

 

Laura cast on a pair of toe up socks out of Nomadic Yarns Bellatrix

 

Laura finished  Jessie’s Girl cardigan out of Juniper Farms Zooey.

 

Laura finished spinning a whole bunch of KnitSpinFarm batts and a skein of ITW in rock paper lizard scissors spock.  She had all the wheel woes this week.

 

Leslie is spinning a Merino/Yak/Silk blend of “Hijinks” on the Hansen.  

 

Leslie is listening to the Innkeeper Chronicles by Ilona Andrews and Into The Drowning Deep by Mira Grant.  No books this week as I just haven’t had time.

 

Laura is listening to the Patricia Briggs Mercy Thompson series, which starts with Moon Called.

 

Favorite Things:

SSK Last MInute Prep

ALL THE SSK Aprons

Stash Dash 2018

Striped Sock yarn kal

Patreon Prizes will be pulled after SSK

 

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Episode 398 – Side Eye

Episode 398

Leslie cast on a Sevilla out of Berocco Mykonos.   

Laura cast on Jessie’s Girl cardigan out of Juniper Farms Zooey.

Laura finished her Goldfish Memory.  She’s using Plucky Feet in Social Graces, Emma’s Crazy Beautiful Yarn in Kale, and Moonriver Wyld in Eye of Newt.   She finished a Little Coffee Bean hat and several dishcloths, including an Around the Square.

Laura finished spinning Nest Fiber in a SW Merino in the Maigret cable yarn.  She ended up with 600 yards!

Leslie is listening to So Close to Being the Sh*t, Y’all Don’t Even Know.  She’s reading Prisoner of the Crown by Jeffe Kennedy.

Laura is listening to the Patricia Briggs Mercy Thompson series, which starts with Moon Called.

Favorite Things:

SSK Last MInute Prep

Hoop art

SSK Aprons

Stash Dash 2018

Striped Sock yarn kal

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Episode 397 – Semi-Frivolous

Episode 397

 

Leslie cast on a Sevilla out of Berocco Mykonos.  She’s also knitting on Nymphalidea out of FiberOptic yarns.  

 

Laura is knitting on her Goldfish Memory.  She’s using Plucky Feet in Social Graces, Emma’s Crazy Beautiful Yarn in Kale, and Moonriver Wyld in Eye of Newt. She is knitting Free Time by Shannon Squire on size 0s (64 stitch cast on) with some Plucky Feet in a Navy and leftover Old Rusted Chair in Rainbow Trout.

 

Leslie finished a Depth hat out of Fiber Seed Sprout DK.  She also has her blocked Goldfish  Memory.

 

Laura spun a 2 ply of Shetland from Into the Whirled in the adrift colorway.  She got                                                                        270 yards. She is spinning Nest Fiber in a SW Merino in the Maigret. 6 of 8 oz completed for a cable yarn.

 

Leslie spun up 4oz of Dyeing Arts Dazzling Duos in Cheshire Cat, 4oz of Cloudlover SW BFL in Northwest and 4oz of Cloudlover 80merino/20silk in Morocco, and plied them into a super soft and squishy 3ply yarn of 300 yards.

 

Leslie is listening to Landwhale by Jess Baker and relistening to 14 by Peter Clines.  She’s reading The Beauty Myth by Naomi Wolf.

 

Laura is listening and watching loads of podcasts.  She drivng more to tutor and currently is listening to: The Knitmore Girls, Spin Control, Knitting Pipeline.  As she spins/knits she’s been watching: Standed Podcast, Fat Squirrel Speaks, Cherry Purls, Yarn Hoarder, Dramatic Knits

 

Favorite Things:

TheFiberSeed – The Great Knit Off 2018! Buy TheKnitGirllls colorway here!

20% of yarn purchase goes to charity – patterns Depth Cowl and Depth hat are 50% off with code ‘theknitgirllls’ patterns are by Talitha Kuomi

SSK Aprons

Stash Dash 2018

Striped Sock yarn kal

Simply Sock Yarn company giveaway in the TKG group on Ravelry (13 skeins = 13 winners)

Patreon Giveaway

 

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Episode 396 – Everybody’s Phobia

Episode 396

 

Leslie is knitting on a Depth hat out of Fiber Seed Sprout DK.  She’s also knitting on Nymphalidea out of FiberOptic yarns.  

 

Laura is knitting on her Goldfish Memory.  She’s using Plucky Feet in Social Graces, Emma’s Crazy Beautiful Yarn in Kale, and Moonriver Wyld in Eye of Newt. She is knitting Free Time by Shannon Squire on size 0s (64 stitch cast on) with some Plucky Feet in a Navy and leftover Old Rusted Chair in Rainbow Trout.

 

Leslie finished her Parallel Module socks out of Must Stash yarn in the Kama Sutra colorway.

 

Laura spun 8oz of Hobbledehoy battlings.  The colorways are Charms and Spells, Chamber of Secrets, Hogwarts and banned books .  She plied Charms and Spells together with Chamber of Secrets. The finished result was 340 yards of a 2-ply.  She also plied together Hogwarts and Banned books. That became 260 yards of a 2-ply. She also plied the singles of a Loop Luxe bump (chain ply 350 yards). On the ladybug, she spun some Charollais wool from Hello Yarn in the Winter Bared it’s Fangs colorway (3 ply= 220 yards).  That is a total of 3731 meters for stash dash. The last set of singles are Shetland from Into the Whirled in the adrift colorway.

 

Leslie spun up 4oz of Dyeing Arts Duo.

 

Leslie is reading the Heart of the Fae series. She’s listening to the Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie and The Consumption of Magic.

 

Laura finished Ocean Light by Nalini Singh.  She is currently reading some Mercedes Lackey books.

 

Favorite Things:

TheFiberSeed – The Great Knit Off 2018! Buy TheKnitGirllls colorway here!

20% of yarn purchase goes to charity – patterns Depth Cowl and Depth hat are 50% off with code ‘theknitgirllls’ patterns are by Talitha Kuomi

SSK Aprons

Stash Dash 2018

Striped Sock yarn kal

Simply Sock Yarn company giveaway in the TKG group on Ravelry (13 skeins = 13 winners)

SSK classes are posted

 

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