Episode 402 – All the Pigs

Leslie is knitting on a Sevilla out of Berroco Mykonos and a Pavement out of 2 Guys Yarn Co out of Tweedy Toes in the Bordeaux colorway.  

 

Laura is also riding the sweater mojo and cast on Simple Summer Tweed Top Down V-Neck out of Madtosh Vintage in the Grey Gardens colorway.  She also knit on a pair of toe up socks with afterthought heels out of Nomadic Yarns Bellatrix.

 

Leslie finished a single block from the Pathway’s blanket (like saltypurl’s version), using Lion Brand Shawl In A Ball in Restful Rainbow and a basic grey.

 

Laura has not spun this week.

 

Leslie spun up a sample of a ‘cheater 4ply’ – chain plied single paired with a regular single during plying.

 

Book Review: Firmament by Hunter Hammerson

 

Leslie is listening to the Cut & Run series by Abigail Roux, and is on book 8, Ball & Chain.  She desperately needs new audiobook recommendations.  She’s been reading Four Psychos (weird paranormal)

 

Laura is about to start Front Desk by Kelly Yang

 

Favorite Things:

Stash Dash 2018

Striped Sock yarn kal

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Episode 401 – Baby Knitter

Leslie is knitting on a Sevilla out of Berroco Mykonos  and a Deschain out of Fibra Natura Good Earth Solids.  She’s cast on Pavement out of 2 Guys Yarn Co out of Tweedy Toes in the Bordeaux colorway.

 

Laura is also riding the sweater mojo and cast on Simple Summer Tweed Top Down V-Neck out of Madtosh Vintage in the Grey Gardens colorway.

 

Leslie finished a B to the Three out of Stranded Dyeworks Castaway in the Pinata colorway

 

Laura finished 2 cable spins to complete her OWL.  She spun a textured cable of out SOuthern Cross Fibre in the peacock colorway.  She spun a 4 ply cable with wool and silk thread out of Hello Yarn in the Village Smithy colorway.

 

No spinning for Leslie

 

Leslie is listening to the Innkeeper Chronicles by Ilona Andrews and relistening to the Cut & Run series by Abigail Roux, and is on book 6, Stars & Stripes.  She’s been reading Whiskey Ginger by Shayne Silvers.

 

Laura is reading Huntress: a royal states novel by Susan Copperfield

 

Favorite Things:

Stash Dash 2018

Striped Sock yarn kal

How to make your profile look like a real person and not a bot by Playful Day

 

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Episode 400 – Confusing but Considerate

Leslie is knitting on a Sevilla out of Berroco Mykonos.   She is also knitting a B to the Three out of Stranded Dyeworks Castaway in the Pinata colorway and a Deschain out of Fibra Natura Good Earth Solids.  She’s swatched for Pavement out of 2 Guys Yarn Co out of Tweedy Toes in the Bordeaux colorway.

 

Laura cast on a pair of toe up socks out of Nomadic Yarns Bellatrix.  She is also riding the sweater mojo and cast on Simple Summer Tweed Top Down V-Neck out of Madtosh Vintage in the Grey Gardens colorway.

 

Leslie finished a Hibiscus out of Rock & String bulky in the Happy Dance colorway.

 

Laura is spinning on some KnitSpin Farm Batts as she tries to finish up her other cable spins.

 

Leslie finished spinning a Merino/Yak/Silk blend of “Hijinks” on the Hansen. She got 550ish yds of a 2ply and is pleased with the results.  

 

Leslie is listening to the Innkeeper Chronicles by Ilona Andrews and relistening to the Cut & Run series by Abigail Roux.  She’s been reading How to Marry A Werewolf by Gail Carriger

 

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

 

Favorite Things:

Stash Dash 2018

Striped Sock yarn kal

SSK

Patreon Prizes!

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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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