Episode 475 – Book Abandoner

 

Leslie cast on Starboard Rock out of Stranded Dyeworks in Ice Skating Party. She also cast on for Shadow Lines by Suzanne Sommer out of Triskelion Olwen Fine.

Laura is working on a toe up sock with gusset based off of Wendy Johnson’s numbers. She is knitting out of Knit Spin Farm in the Cherry Blossom Festival colorway on size 1 needles.  Laura also cast on Lillet out of Berroco Vintage in red on size 6 needles.

Leslie finished a Silly Cat Couch

Laura finished nothing. 

Laura finished spinning Squirrel’s Pantry by Inglenook Fibers.  It is 50% grey shetland, 25% Falkland Merino, and 25% silk. She got 572 yards of a 2 ply.  She is now spinning CVM batts made on her Clemes and Clemes drum carder. These are being spun long draw on the Schacht-Reeves.  She has around 6oz spun.

Leslie spun nothing

Leslie read The Orchid Throne by Jeffe Kennedy and Destined For A King by Ashlyn Mcnamara.  She’s listening to The Witches Are Coming by Lindy West.

Laura is relistening to the Mercy Thompson series in preparation for the next book that releases on March 17th.

Favorite Things

Patreon events – VKN 2/23 at 2pm

What we’re wearing: My favorite sweatshirt ever from Neighborhood Fiber Co. 

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May

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 474 – Squirrel’s Pantry

 

Leslie’s been working on a Silly Cat Couch, and just has the afghan to go.   She’s working on the Rainbow cardigan by Karen Lauger and a pair of sportweight socks out of Knit Spin Farm’s Collecting Rocks Day colorway.She swatched for Starboard Rock out of Stranded Dyeworks in Ice Skating Party. She also cast on for Shadow Lines by Suzanne Sommer out of Triskelion Olwen Fine.

Laura is working on a toe up sock with gusset based off of Wendy Johnson’s numbers. She is knitting out of Knit Spin Farm in the Cherry Blossom Festival colorway on size 1 needles.  Laura also cast on Lillet out of Berroco Vintage in red on size 6 needles.

Leslie finished nothing. 

Laura finished nothing. 

Laura  is spinning Squirrel’s Pantry by Inglenook Fibers.  It is 50% grey shetland, 25% Falkland Merino, and 25% silk.

Leslie spun something.  6oz unidentified merino on the Starling

Leslie read Sin & Spirit by KF Breene.  She’s listening to The Witches Are Coming by Lindy West.

Laura is reading the Cole McGinnis Mystery series by Rhys Ford (Adult book series).  She also finished Heartsong by T J Klune (Adult book series)

Favorite Things

Patreon events – VKN 2/23 at 2pm

What we’re wearing: What the Fade by Andrea Mowrey and Rolling Rock by Thea Colman

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May

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 473 – Banter Free

Episode 473

 

Leslie’s been working on a Silly Cat Couch, and just has the afghan to go.   She’s working on the Rainbow cardigan by Karen Lauger and a pair of sportweight socks out of Knit Spin Farm’s Collecting Rocks Day colorway.

 

Laura is working on a toe up sock with gusset based off of Wendy Johnson’s numbers. She is knitting out of Knit Spin Farm in the Cherry Blossom Festival colorway on size 1 needles.  Laura also cast on Lillet out of Berroco Vintage in red on size 6 needles.

 

Leslie finished nothing. 

 

Laura finished the knitting on the Bide shawl out of 4 skeins of Berroco Alpaca Chunky in the Salt and Pepper colorway on size 10 needles.

 

Laura  is spinning Squirrel’s Pantry by Inglenook Fibers.  It is 50% grey shetland, 25% Falkland Merino, and 25% silk.

 

Leslie is reading the Maps, Misfits, and Other Forgotten Magic by Megan Ciana Dodge.  She’s relistening to Phoenix Unbound by Grace Draven

 

Laura is reading the Cole McGinnis Mystery series by Rhys Ford (Adult book series).

Favorite Things

Patreon events – Fail-A-Long 2/16 at 3pm and VKN 2/23 at 2pm

What we’re wearing. Kallara by Ambah O’Brien and Sockhead hat and Coffee Break by Josee Paquin

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May

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 472 – High Butt

 

Leslie’s been working on a Silly Cat Couch.   She’s putting heels into an unknown colorway of a sock tube, and cast on for the Rainbow cardigan by Karen Lauger. 

Laura is working on a Bide shawl out of 4 skeins of Berroco Alpaca Chunky in the Salt and Pepper colorway.  Dizzy Sheep mailed out the 4th skein super fast. She is using size 10 needles.

Leslie finished two Forager Vests out of linen from Joann’s. 

Laura finished 2 baby gifts and already has gifted them.  The first was a Gnomey Hat on size 9 needles out of old handspun. She also knit a Felipe set out of Another Crafty Girl Worsted in the Linking Logs colorway.  It was knit on size 4 and 5 needles.

Leslie is reading the Maps, Misfits, and Other Forgotten Magic by Megan Ciana Dodge.  She’s relistening to 14 by Peter Clines.

Laura is finished reading Forgotten Girl by India Hill Brown.  She is thinking about reading Maybe He Just Likes You by Barbara Dee next.

Favorite Things

Strips rag rug

What we’re wearing. Hudson Shawl by Shannon Cook and Sockhead hat

Clothing Conservation Month – April/May

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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