Ep117 …and Sixty

Laura swatching for Grenadine out of Miss Babs Yowza on size 7 needles. She is also knitting on Piper’s Journey out of Tempted Luxe Grrl in the Storm Front colorway on size 6 needles.  She is also knitting some basic striping socks out of Twisted Limone on size 1.5 needles.  Cria is done being knit and just needs buttons, ends woven in, some crochet work ala Leslie, and blocked.

Leslie is knitting on some striping socks on size 1 needles out of lollipop in the “It’s five O’clock somewhere” colorway.  She is knitting a Cardi Shrug out of Tempted Luxe Grrl in the Afterglow colorway on size 6 needles.  She is designing a GIANT blanket using 3 strands of Lion Brand Woolease Thick and Quick and size 50 needles.  It will be knit into 3 panels and then seamed together.  She is crocheting a log cabin style blanket out of Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice yarns.

Leslie has finished Catkin using some Sundara and Marigold Jen yarn.  She has also finished  Piper’s Journey out of Tempted Luxe Grrl in the  Afterglow colorway.  She knit a Chrysanthemum frutescens hat by Hunter Hammersen (did you see she has a new book coming out?  I may have already pre-ordered it) out of Another Crafty Girl Simple DK.

Laura has spun up 240 yards of Dino Park in BFL from Cloudlover.  She is currently spinning a lovely batt in the Bird Girl colorway out of Falkland wool from Into the Whirled.  She is also spinning up BFL in the Knitabulls Franklin colorway from Gnome Acres.


Leslie is spinning Huckleberry Knits .  She is spindle spinning on her Deerfield Creations supported spindle a batt from the Gossamer Web.  She has finished spinning some Hobbledehoy.

Magazine Review: Knitscene Fall 2012

Craftsy and specifically the free. “Know Your Wool” class.

LynnZimm’s Make A Wish Fundraiser and the My Hope KAL in the LaLa’s Knits Group.



Tangerine Designs

Enchanted Knoll

SSK Vendors can all be found linked here

Coupon Codes:

10% off with the code: theknitgirllls10 at ZigZag Stitches


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Leslie is obsessed with knitting, and when possible, perfection in her knitting. All stripey socks must match exactly and all lace must be blocked severely. She has major love for all of her viewers/readers and hopes to keep blogging and podcasting for years to come.

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