Episode 435 – Top Secret for 20 Minutes

Leslie started an Olgajazzy pattern, the Sakasama jacket out of Habu n-35.  She also started the Indigo Shrug out of Scheepjes Whirl in the Green Tea Tipple colorway.

Laura is knitting on a pair of Rose City Rollers out of Knitpicks Felici in the Madrigal colorway. She also started a Passing Showers Sweater out of Plucky Sweater in the Skies of November colorway.  It is being knit on size 5 needles.

Laura finished Lowlands hat by Tin Can Knits of of Loop Yin and Yang yarn.  It was knit on size 6 needles. She also finished a Liesel scarf out of Malabrigo worsted.  It was knit on size 7 needles.

Leslie finished a Square-ish out of Nettle Grove (discontinued) in the mermaid colorway.  

Leslie is spinning some HomeStead Hobbyist Deviant Kraken

Leslie is listening to Be Fairy Game by Meghan Maslow She’s also re-reading An Ill-Made Match by Alice Coldbreath

Laura is reading Witchblood: A Kitsune Chronicle.

Favorite Things:

RuPaul Watching Party

Clothing Conservation Month – April – Lucky Me sweater and Pavement sweater

Stash Dash May 24th-August 24th 2019.

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Episode 434 – Square-ish

 

Leslie is working on a Square-ish out of Nettle Grove in the mermaid colorway.  She swatched for an Olgajazzy pattern, the Sakasama jacket out of Habu n-35

 

Laura is knitting on a pair of Rose City Rollers out of Knitpicks Felici in the Madrigal colorway.

 

Laura finished a pair of Non-Euclidean socks out of DVD in The Martian colorway.

 

Leslie finished nothing

 

Laura’s Spinning:

Bricolage studios batt corespun on a mohair core – 70yds.

 

BumbleeAcres rolags in the Tiger’s Eye colorway – 130yds 2ply

 

BumbleeAcress Niffler Top that yielded 607yds of a 2ply.

 

Leslie is relistening to The Legend of Zero by Sara King.  She finished reading Uprooted by Naomi Novik and started the second in the series Spinning Silver. She’s also re-reading His Forsaken Bride by Alice Coldbreath

 

Laura is reading Archangel’s Prophecy by Nalini Singh. She finished Pay Attention Carter Jones by Gary Schmidt.

 

Favorite Things:

Rupaul watching party

Mend It Better by Kristin Roach

Clothing Conservation Month – April?

 

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TheKnitGirllls Ep 433 – The Magic of Editing

Leslie is working on a Square-ish out of Nettle Grove in the mermaid colorway.  She swatched for an Olgajazzy pattern, the Sakasama jacket out of Habu n-35

Laura is knitting on a pair of Non-Euclidean socks out of DVD in The Martian colorway.

Laura finished the Curtain Call sweater out of Miss Babs Yowza.

Leslie finished Go With The Flow brioche wrap in Stranded Merino DK in the Flower Crown colorway.

Laura’s Spinning:

Corridale (?) fleece spin sampling.  All fleece is washed and carded. Total weight is 1 pound.  Sample is a long draw 3 ply on the Reeves. 122 yards from 2.3 oz.

 

OLD Knit Spin Farm batt whose singles were spun in July.  It was just 2 plied for 187 yards of woolen spun goodness.

8oz of Canyon from Hipstrings.  621 yards of sport weight 2-ply.  Spun on the Ladybug on the new sample bobbins for the high speed Schacht from Akerworks.

Leslie is listening to Rosewater by Tade Thompson and reading Uprooted by Naomi Novik

Laura read In a Badger Way by Shelly Laurenston

Favorite Things:

Rupaul watching party

GIVEAWAY – Yarn Fairy & the Pixies Imp Sock in the School Plaid colorway – what’s your favorite pattern for variegated yarn.

Clothing Conservation Month – April?

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Episode 432 – Interruptions in the Introductions

Leslie cast on the Go With The Flow brioche wrap in Stranded Merino DK in the Flower Crown colorway.  

Laura is working on the Curtain Call sweater out of Miss Babs Yowza.  She also cast on a pair of Non-Euclidean socks out of DVD in The Martian colorway.

Laura finished Stockinette Hand Warmers by Purl Soho out of Yarn Fairy and the Pixies colorway Purple Rust.

REVIEW: Interpretations 6 by Joji Locatelli and Veera Välimäki, patterns can be bought individually or the collection can be bought for €22.00 EUR

Leslie and Laura are reading Sin & Salvation by K.F. Breene

Favorite Things:

Rupaul watching party resumes on 3/28

GIVEAWAY – Yarn Fairy & the Pixies Imp Sock in the School Plaid colorway – what’s your favorite pattern for variegated yarn.

Clothing Conservation Month – April?

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