Episode 491 – Pride

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Leslie worked on the Hasukai cowl out of Brooklyn Tweed Plains in Treehouse.  She’s also been crocheting squares for a Cherry Heart/Sandra Paul pattern called Giant Granny Patches. Each one is around 12 yds/11 meters.

 

Laura has knit on  a Bounce Blanket out of Neighborhood Fiber Co in Studio DK Belair and Shades of Turqouise.  She also knit on the Little Vest by Lisa Chemery out of Another Crafty Girl’s Pound Puppies colorway on size 7 needles.

 

Laura finished a mini magpie by skeinagins out of Tempting Ewe Yarns in the Rose Cottage colorway.  It was knit on size 8 needles.  

 

Leslie finished a B to the Three brioche hat out of House of A La Mode in Tweed DK colorway Calypso. +190meters SD2020

 

Laura has finished plying the Polwarth from Neighborhood Fiber Co in the Pride gradient. It was 325 yards of a 2-ply and spun end to end flipped.  She also spun Into the Whirled Shenanigans. It is 260 yards of a 2-ply yarn.

 

Leslie did some corespinning.

 

Leslie is currently reading Dragon Magic by Megan Derr and listening to The Atlantis Gene/Origin Mystery series by AG Riddle.

 

Laura has started Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

 

Favorite Things

Neighborhood Fiber Company NFC fund

Theknitgirllls instagram

Ravelry and Accessibility

Animal Crossing

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

Leslie incoming SD yardage 3083 meters + this week 190 meters=

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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Episode 490 – Bossy and Mean

 

Leslie cast on a B to the Three brioche hat out of House of A La Mode in Tweed DK colorway Calypso.  She also worked on the Hasukai cowl out of Brooklyn Tweed Plains in Treehouse.

 

Laura has knit on  a Bounce Blanket out of Neighborhood Fiber Co in Studio DK Belair and Shades of Turqouise.  She has also cast on a mini magpie by skeinagins out of Tempting Ewe Yarns in the Rose Cottage colorway.  It is being knit on size 8 needles.  She also cast on the Little Vest by Lisa Chemery out of Another Crafty Girl’s Pound Puppies colorway on size 7 needles.

 

Laura finished a pair of afterthought heel socks from a cranked sock tube set out of  Rock and string Creations in the Christmas at the Cabin colorway.  These socks are knit on size 0 needles. She also finished  a Woodland Slouch by Wooly Wormhead out of Fully Spun Postscript DK in the POC Inclusive Pride colorway. She knit the brim on the hat on size 4 needles and the body on size 5.  She also finished a Beloved Bonnet from Tin Can Knits out of a worsted weight alpaca yarn and size 5 needles.

 

Leslie finished Starboard Rock out of Stranded Dyeworks in the Ice Skating Party colorway. +2,015 meters for SD2020.  She also put heels and toes in a pair of cranked socks (Coloring Book Yarns in Autumn & Mint colorway). +50 meters SD2020

 

Laura has finished plying the Colorwae Fiber Arts in the Happiness colorway on Cheviot.  It was split into a traditional 3 ply and a chain ply and it a total of 310 yards.  She also finished the gradient from Anglelocks Fiberworks on corridale.  It is 200 yards of a chain ply.  She also plied the batts from River Cottage Farm and got 440 yards.  She has started spinning some Polwarth from Neighborhood Fiber Co in the Pride gradient.

 

Leslie read Sin & Surrender, book 6 in Demigods of San Francisco series by KF Breene (m/f modern paranormal fantasy).  She is currently reading How To Save an Undead Life by Hailey Edwards (m/f modern paranormal fantasy) and re-listening to The Illuminae Files by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff (very very light romance, sci-fi)

 

Laura has started  listening to  From the Desk of Zoe Washington. She is also reading Lifting as We Climb by Evette Dionne. Juneteenth Book Festival on YouTube. She has been watching the floor is lava on Netflix. 

 

Favorite Things

Neighborhood Fiber Company NFC fund

Theknitgirllls instagram

Ravelry and Accessibility

Patreon 

Animal Crossing

Daily Instagram Lives.

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

Leslie incoming SD yardage 1018 meters + this week 2065 meters=3083

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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Episode 489 – Dibs

 

Leslie is knitting on Starboard Rock out of Stranded Dyeworks in Ice Skating Party.  She also worked on the Hasukai cowl out of Brooklyn Tweed Plains in Treehouse.

Laura has cast on a new sock tube sock out of Rock and string Creations in the Christmas at the Cabin colorway.  These socks are knit on size 0 needles.  She has also knit on Flax Light out of Urban Girl Yarns Sunday Love on size 2.5 needles.  She also cast on  a Bounce Blanket out of Neighborhood Fiber Co in Studio DK Belair and Shades of Turqouise.  She also cast on a Woodland Slouch by Wooly Wormhead out of Fully Spun Postscript DK in the POC Inclusive Pride colorway. She is knitting the brim on the hat on size 4 needles.

Laura finished a pair of afterthought heel socks from a cranked sock tube set out of KnittinBro Yarns in the Jawbreaker colorway with ocean blue for heels.

Laura has finished plying the  singles of Spotted Ewe Fibers Targhee in the Queen of the North colorway.  She has 237 yards of a 2-ply.  She also 3-plyed the singles of Kim Dyes Yarn falkland in Hearthstone.  It is 235 finished yards.  She spun the singles of a Corridale gradient from Angel Locks Fiberworks and will be chain plying it.

Leslie spun 4oz of Merino from a shop in Cherry Hill, NJ and got 113yds of a 2ply. (+339yds for SD2020)

Leslie has been reading The King’s Dragon by Sam Burns & WM Fawkes (m/m fantasy).  She is still listening to Everything’s Trash But It’s OK by Phoebe Robinson

Laura has started  listening to  From the Desk of Zoe Washington. She is also reading Lifting as We Climb by Evette Dionne. Link to Project Lit Twitter

Favorite Things

Layla Saad’s Patreon page

Animal Crossing

Daily Instagram Lives.

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

Leslie incoming SD yardage 775yds, + 339yds this week =1114yds/1018 meters

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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Episode 488 – SuperTrue

 

Leslie is knitting on Starboard Rock out of Stranded Dyeworks in Ice Skating Party.  She also worked on the Hasukai cowl out of Brooklyn Tweed Plains in Treehouse.

Laura is knitting on a pair of Socks on a Plane using Long Dog Yarn and size 0 needles.  These socks are magic looped.   She has cast on a new sock tube sock out of KnittinBro Yarns in the Jawbreaker colorway with ocean blue for heels. She has also cast on Flax Light out of Urban Girl Yarns Sunday Love on size 2.5 needles.  She also cast on  a Bounce Blanket out of Neighborhood Fiber Co in Studio DK Belair and Shades of Turqouise.

Laura finished another Elvin hat by Wooly Wormhead.  It was knit on size 7 needles using left over handspun.

Laura has finished plying the Into the Whirled BFL in the Spring, Sprang Sprung colorway.  It is 385 yards of a fractal 2 ply.  It was spun on the Ladybug and plied on the blackbird.  She spun singles of Spotted Ewe Fibers Targhee in the Queen of the North colorway.  She also spun singles of Kim Dyes Yarn falkland in Hearthstone.  This will be a 3 ply yarn.

Leslie has been reading Taji From Beyond The Rings by R.Cooper (m/m science fiction).  She relistened to When You Are Engulfed In Flames by David Sedaris and is still listening to Everything’s Trash But It’s OK by Phoebe Robinson

Laura has finished listening to Stamped by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi, read by Jason Reynolds.  She is also reading Lifting as We Climb by Evette Dionne.  She started reading From the Desk of Zoe Washington. Link to Project Lit Twitter

Favorite Things

Layla Saad’s Patreon page

Animal Crossing

Daily Instagram Lives.

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

Leslie incoming SD yardage 375yds, + 400yds this week =775yds/708 meters

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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