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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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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