Episode 484 – Courtesy Threshold

Leslie worked on Nuala out of Takhi Malibu and is using this tutorial for joining chainette yarns.  She’s also knitting on Starboard Rock out of Stranded Dyeworks in Ice Skating Party.  She has two more pair of socks to mend as well.

Laura is knitting on a pair of Socks on a Plane using Long Dog Yarn and size 0 needles.  These socks are magic looped.   Laura has also cast on a Ursa Minor on size 11 needles using Berroco Vintage chunky.  She has cast on a new sock tube sock out of Knitterly things yarn in the April Showers Bring May Flowers colorway.  It is being knit on size 0s.  She also cast on Undertone from Tin Can Knits on size 6 needles.  She is using some natural cormo yarn and handspun from a Hello Yarn Patchwork kit.

Laura finished a little boxy by joji out of Another Crafty Girl in the Ponkieboralis colorway.  It is knit on size 2.5 and 4 needles.  She also finished a secret test knit for an upcoming book.

Laura has finished plying the March club from Into the Whirled Seelie.  It is being spun into a 2-ply fractal.  The base is Rambouillet.  She has also started Jillian Moreno’s second sample spin along  and has finished the first two spins and started the third.

Leslie is reading Eirdon by Tove Foss Ford and Need for Speed by Ella Frank and Brooke Blaine. She’s listening to Wow, No Thank You by Samantha Irby

Laura finished Unlocking English Learners’ Potential by Diane Staehr Fenner and Sydnet Snyder.  She is relistening to the Lightning Struck Heart.  She also read a cozy adult mystery series called Secrets and Scrabble by Josh Lanyon.

Favorite Things

Animal Crossing

Daily Instagram Lives by Laura

SSK has been moved to 2021.  All attendees please check your emails.

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May – Michael 3d printed Leslie a darning mushroom

First person to follow: Wrenbirdmends on instagram.  She has really neat visible mending.  

Stash Dash 2020 Dates 5/22 to 8/22/20  Rule change thread is up.

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 483 – Bug Farming

 

Leslie worked on Nuala out of Takhi Malibu and is using this tutorial for joining chainette yarns.  

Laura is knitting on a pair of Socks on a Plane using Long Dog Yarn and size 0 needles.  These socks are magic looped.   Laura has also cast on a Ursa Minor on size 11 needles using Berroco Vintage chunky. She also cast on a little boxy by joji out of Another Crafty Girl in the Ponkieboralis colorway.  It is knit on size 2.5 and 4 needles.

Leslie mended two socks using a darning mushroom. She also finished a Rug Punch Kit from The Bee Skep at the Woolery.

Laura finished on a pair of another cranked sock using the colorway, Everything is Awesome by Must Stash Yarns.  These were knit on size 0s and used patons kroy is a solid black for the heel.

Laura has finished spinning singles of the March club from Into the Whirled.  It is being spun into a 2-ply fractal.  She has also started Jillian Moreno’s second sample spin along  She also spun 3oz or so of the 2 Guys roving for SSK 2019.  This was spun on the Blackbird.

Leslie is re-read The Weaving Man and Love & Sacrifice by Tove Foss Ford and just started the third in the series, Eirdon. She’s listening to Wow, No Thank You by Samantha Irby

Laura is reading Unlocking English Learners’ Potential by Diane Staehr Fenner and Sydnet Snyder.  She is relistening to the Lightning Struck Heart.

Favorite Things

Animal Crossing

Daily Instagram Lives by Laura

SSK has been moved to 2021.  All attendees please check your emails.

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May – Michael 3d printed Leslie a darning mushroom

First person to follow: Wrenbirdmends on instagram.  She has really neat visible mending.  

Stash Dash 2020 Dates 5/22 to 8/22/20  Rule change thread is up.

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 482 – Also Known As

 

Leslie unearthed the Hasukai cowl out of Brooklyn Tweed Plains in Treehouse and worked on it some.  She also worked on Nuala out of Takhi Malibu and is using this tutorial for joining chainette yarns.  She’s also working on putting cuffs, heels, and toes into sock tubes that were cranked on the Erlbacher Gearhart Speedster sock machine.

Laura is knitting on another cranked sock using the colorway, Everything is Awesome by Must Stash Yarns.  These are being knit on size 0s.  Both socks are magic looped.   Laura has also cast on a Ursa Minor on size 11 needles using Berroco Vintage chunky. She also cast on a little boxy by joji out of Another Crafty Girl in the Ponkieboralis colorway.  It is knit on size 2.5 and 4 needles.

Leslie finished a pair of sock tubes by putting a folded hem for the cuff and a wedge toe and heel.  She also mended two socks using a darning mushroom.

Laura finished on a pair of toe up socks using KnitSpinFarm in the Targhee Sport base in the Owls Day colorway.   These  were knit on size 1s. 

Laura is currently spinning the March club from Into the Whirled.  It is being spun into a 2-ply fractal.  She will soon be starting Jillian Moreno’s second sample spin along  She finished plying the Spotted Circus Alpace StainedGlass Merino in the Neon berries colorway.  It is 220 yards of a chain ply.  She has also resumed spinning on her dragon mashup using fiber from Hello Yarn.

Leslie is re-reading The Weaving Man by Tove Foss Ford. She’s re-listening to the Hidden Legacy series by Ilona Andrews

Laura is reading Unlocking English Learners’ Potential by Diane Staehr Fenner and Sydnet Snyder.  She has been doing research into PLCs and coteaching for another CEU.

Favorite Things

What should Laura make out of these minis?

Animal Crossing

Daily Instagram Lives by Laura

Patreon events – 

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/april-vkn Sunday 4/26 @2p CST

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/april-fal—punch-needle Tuesday 4/28 @6:30p CST

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May – Michael 3d printed Leslie a darning mushroom

First person to follow: Wrenbirdmends on instagram.  She has really neat visible mending.  Laura found the leftover yarn she needed to repair her socks.

Stash Dash 2020 Dates 5/22 to 8/22/20  Rule change thread is up.

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 481 – Past, Present, & Future Laura

Episode 481

 

Leslie unearthed the Hasukai cowl out of Brooklyn Tweed Plains in Treehouse and worked on it some.  She also cast on Nuala out of Takhi Malibu and is using this tutorial for joining chainette yarns

 

Laura is knitting on a pair of toe up socks using KnitSpinFarm in the Targhee Sport base in the Owls Day colorway.   These are being knit on size 1s. She also worked on another cranked sock using the colorway, Everything is Awesome by Must Stash Yarns.  These are being knit on size 0s. Both socks are magic looped. Laura has also cast on a Ursa Minor on size 11 needles using Berroco Vintage chunky. She also cast on a little boxy by joji out of Another Crafty Girl in the Ponkieboralis colorway.  It is knit on size 2.5 and 4 needles.

 

Leslie finished nothing.

 

Laura finished a Chubby Brioche hat out of ITW handspun in the Vegetable Medley colorway on size 9 needles.

 

Laura is currently spinning the March club from Into the Whirled.  It is being spun into a 2-ply fractal. She will soon be starting Jillian Moreno’s second sample spin along

 

Leslie spun nothing, but finished warping the loom for Jane Stafford’s online guild season 4 Twills & Basketweaves.  Now she just has to load up bobbins and weave.

 

Leslie read All Souls Near and Nigh (Soulbound #2) by Hailey Turner. She’s re-listening to the Hidden Legacy series by Ilona Andrews

 

Laura is reading Unlocking English Learners’ Potential by Diane Staehr Fenner and Sydnet Snyder.  She has been doing research into PLCs and coteaching for another CEU.

 

Favorite Things

Animal Crossing

Daily Instagram Lives by Laura

Leslie is wearing Stripes Gone Crazy

Patreon events – 

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May – Michael is 3d printing Leslie a darning mushroom

First person to follow: Wrenbirdmends on instagram.  She has really neat visible mending.

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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