Episode 394 – A Better Light

Leslie is knitting on a Goldfish Memory in Big Alice Dyes colorway Sleeps With The Fishes, Ro’s Obsessive Stitchery in Copper, and a local FL yarn.

 

Laura cast on her Goldfish Memory.  She’s using Plucky Feet in Social Graces, Emmas Crazy Beautiful Yarn in Kale, and Moonriver Wyld in Eye of Newt.

 

Leslie finished  a Find Your Fade

 

Laura finished a depth cowl out of Fiber Seed Yarn in the Sprout DK weight in the knitgirllls colorway.

 

Laura is spinning some Hello Yarn in an unknown color.  She’s washing fleece.

 

Leslie re-read Entreat Me by Grace Draven and is now reading Heart of Fire.  She’s listening to the Highland Magic series by Helen  Harper.

 

Laura finished listening to Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan (thank goodness).  She’s listening to Burn Bright by Patricia Briggs.

 

Favorite Things:

TheFiberSeed – The Great Knit Off 2018! Buy TheKnitGirllls colorway here!

20% of yarn purchase goes to charity – patterns Depth Cowl and Depth hat are 50% off with code ‘theknitgirllls’ patterns are by Talitha Kuomi

Dixon Fiber Fest

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Episode 393 – On Fleek

Episode 393

 

Leslie is knitting on a Find Your Fade and is on the seventh colors; Underground by Spun Right Round.  She’s also working on a Goldfish Memory in Big Alice Dyes colorway Sleeps With The Fishes, Ro’s Obsessive Stitchery in Copper, and a local FL yarn.

 

Laura is knitting a pair of toe up socks out of lollipop yarn (I think it’s the cabin fever colorway but the tag is lost to the abyss).  She also cast on a depth cowl out of Fiber Seed Yarn in the Sprout DK weight in the knitgirllls colorway.

 

Laura finished a beloved bonnet in the second size out of another crafty girl in the band leader colorway. She also finished a woolly wormhead hat, tubey, out of encore.

 

Laura spun a batt from Knitspinfarm. It is a woolen spun 2-ply (280 yards). She is also spun April’s Patreon prize.  It is a Corriedale cross from Yarn Geek in the First of May colorway (230 yards)

 

Book review and giveaway: Deep Roots by Denise Bell and Chris Dykes ($27 for digital and hard copy)

 

Leslie re-read the 2nd Innkeeper book by Ilona Andrews. She’s going to start on Game of Lies next.  She’s listening to Witch’s Reign.

 

Laura is listening to Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan.

 

Favorite Things:

TheFiberSeed – The Great Knit Off 2018! Buy TheKnitGirllls colorway here!

20% of yarn purchase goes to charity – patterns Depth Cowl and Depth hat are 50% off with code ‘theknitgirllls’ patterns are by Talitha Kuomi

Stash Dash 2018

Giveaway for Deep Roots: “I realized I wasn’t in Kansas anymore when…”

 

 

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Stash Dash 2018 Overview

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Episode 392 – Well…

Leslie is knitting on a Find Your Fade, and is on the sixth & seventh colors; Betty by Hey Lady Hey and Underground by Spun Right Round.

Laura is knitting a pair of toe up socks out of lollipop yarn (I think it’s the cabin fever colorway but the tag is lost to the abyss).  She also cast on a depth cowl out of Fiber Seed Yarn in the Sprout DK weight in the knitgirllls colorway.

Leslie finished a baby quilt.

Laura knit a coffee cup cozy out of some old handspun.  The pattern is based on the quick knit coffee cozy https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/quick-knit-coffee-cozy

Laura finished  a pair of socks out of String Theory colorworks for Marigold Jen.  

Laura is spinning a batt from Knitspinfarm. It will be a woolen spun 2-ply. She is also spinning April’s Patreon prize.  It is a Corridale cross from Yarn Geek in the First of May colorway. She fulled her singles yarn and needs to reskein it to check yardage. The fiber is from deep dyed fibers

Leslie spun  up 1oz of a sample of the cormo from Fox Hill Farm.  She got 48yds of a 3ply, weight undetermined.

Leslie tried reading Treasures of the Abyss but gave up and is now reading Saving Askara.  She is currently listening to Born A Crime by Trevor Noah and listened to the last two in the Edge series by Ilona Andrews.

 

Laura is listening to Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan.

 

Favorite Things:

TheFiberSeed – The Great Knit Off 2018! Buy TheKnitGirllls colorway here!

20% of yarn purchase goes to charity – patterns Depth Cowl and Depth hat are 50% off with code ‘theknitgirllls’ patterns are by Talitha Kuomi

Self striping drawing for April

Patreon Drawing

Stash Dash 2018

 

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