Ep529 – Mad for Plaid

Leslie is working on a Granny Goes Large crochet blanket out of Stylecraft DK and is working on a pair of sportweight socks (56 stitches on size US3) out of KnitSpinFarm’s Mad for Plaid colorway.  She also cast on (again) the Harmonize shawl by Romi Hill out of Gale’s Art MYS

 Laura has  been knitting on some toe up socks out of Knit Spin Farm in the National Park Week colorway.  She also resumed working on her McWheely cowl which is knit in the round.   She also started some sock tube socks out of Into the Whirled Speckle Dyed Pakokku sock in the Handbags at Dawn colorway.  She is using Prym Ergonomics Carbon Technology.  She got them from Yarn and Y’all.  

Leslie finished some sewn pattern weights

Laura finished a Quynn hat by Woolly Wormhead out of handspun from Jillian Moreno’s little bits SAL.  She also finished the Semblance hat by Hunter Hammersen using handspun on size 7 needles (70 stitch size) and a Snap Hat by TinCan Knits out of minis from the goody bag at Leading Men Fiber Arts retreat.

Laura is finished plying a batt from Knit SPin Farm (3.25 oz) in the Noctilucent Jewel colorway.  It is 200 yards of a woolen spun yarn.  She finished spinning the singles from the Gwynne Spins Skittles gradient and started spinning Hipstrings Narwhal Pool Party (merino wool/tussah silk/pearl viscose/trilobal nylon).

Leslie finished spinning all the singles of a Hello Yarn Patchwork Kit on her v3 (?) Daedalus Starling.  She got around 800yds of a chain plied worsted/bulky.

Leslie is reading the Scales ‘N Spells series (m/m fantasy) by AJ Sherwood and Jocelynn Drake and The Clockwork Boys by T. Kingfisher.  She’s been listening to We’ve Got Answers by Charlamagne Tha God. She’s been watching Taskmaster (british comedy panel series).

Laura is about to start listening to Broken by Jenny Lawson (Adult humor).

Favorite Things

Stash Dash will be hosted on Discord.  The dates will be May 28th-August 31st.

Laura’s school library Amazon wishlist link: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1O3PV9JCCJDQ1?ref_=wl_share

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Ep528 – Rock On, Moon

Leslie is working on a Granny Goes Large crochet blanket out of Stylecraft DK and is working on a pair of sportweight socks (56 stitches on size US3) out of KnitSpinFarm’s National Plaid day colorway.  She also cast on (again) the Harmonize shawl by Romi Hill out of Gale’s Art MYS

 Laura has  been knitting on some toe up socks out of Knit Spin Farm in the National Park Week colorway (that’s this week!).  She also resumed working on her McWheely cowl which is knit in the round.   She also started some sock tube socks out of Into the Whirled Speckle Dyed Pakokku sock in the Handbags at Dawn colorway.  She is using Prym Ergonomics Carbon Technology.  She got them from Yarn and Y’all.  She also started knitting the Semblance hat by Hunter Hammersen using handspun on size 7 needles (70 stitch size).

Leslie finished some quilt blocks for Switchback BOM Sampler and a couple from a Joann’s kit.  She also finished a sockhead hat in some sportweight handspun from Laura.

Laura finished a Doodie Hat by Woolly Wormhead out of old handspun.

Laura is finished spinning  the singles of the Superwash BFL/Nylon (80/20)  from 57 Chapter.  She has started spinning some jacob from Into the Whirled (September club colorway-Wheelhouse).  She has finished the Cashmere from Spotted Ewe in the Tea on the Thames colorway (200 yards from 2 oz) and the Hipstrings Bad Romance (3 plied Oatmeal BFL/Silk blend-250 yards from 4 oz).

Leslie finished spinning all the singles of a Hello Yarn Patchwork Kit on her v3 (?) Daedalus Starling

Leslie is reading the Scales ‘N Spells series (m/m fantasy) by AJ Sherwood and Jocelynn Drake and The Prince’s Assassin series by Arianna Nash.  She’s been listening to We’ve Got Answers by Charlamagne Tha God. She’s been watching Taskmaster (british comedy panel series).

Laura is about to start listening to Broken by Jenny Lawson (Adult humor).

Favorite Things

Stash Dash will be hosted on Discord.  The dates will be May 28th-August 31st.

Sewcial Bee Sampler

Laura’s school library Amazon wishlist link: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1O3PV9JCCJDQ1?ref_=wl_share

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Ep527 – I Have To Talk To You About Something Later

Leslie is working on a Granny Goes Large crochet blanket out of Stylecraft DK and is workingon a sockhead hat in some sportweight handspun from Laura.

 Laura has  been knitting on some toe up socks out of Knit Spin Farm in the National Park Week colorway (that’s this week!).  She also resumed working on her McWheely cowl which is knit in the round.   She also started some sock tube socks out of Into the Whirled Speckle Dyed Pakokku sock in the Handbags at Dawn colorway.  She is using Prym Ergonomics Carbon Technology.  She got them from Yarn and Y’all.  She also started knitting the Semblance hat by Hunter Hammersen using handspun on size 7 needles (70 stitch size).

Leslie finished some quilt blocks for Switchback BOM Sampler and a couple from a Joann’s kit

Laura finished 2 pairs of socks out of  Nomadic Yarn Sport in Bad Guy and Amor.  Laura also finished the seaming on  the Shift by Andrea Mowrey out of left over Patchwork Kit handspun from Hello Yarn.

Laura is spinning  some Superwash BFL/Nylon (80/20)  from 57 Chapter

Leslie finished spinning  the singles of a Hello Yarn Patchwork Kit on her v3 (?) Daedalus Starling

Leslie is reading the Scales ‘N Spells series (m/m fantasy) by AJ Sherwood and Jocelynn Drake and The Hollow Places by T. Kingfisher.  She’s been watching Taskmaster (british comedy panel series).

Laura finished reading The Knowledge Gap by Natalie Wexler (adult education nonfiction) and Aster and the Accidental Magic (lower middle grade fantasy graphic novel).

Favorite Things

Sewcial Bee Sampler

Laura’s school library Amazon wishlist link: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1O3PV9JCCJDQ1?ref_=wl_share

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Ep526 – Baby in the Dishwasher

Leslie is working on a Granny Goes Large crochet blanket out of Stylecraft DK and cast on a sockhead hat in some sportweight handspun from Laura.

 Laura has  been knitting on some toe up socks out of Nomadic Yarn Sport in Bad Guy.  She also resumed working on her McWheely cowl which is knit in the round.   She also started some sock tube socks out of Into the Whirled Speckle Dyed Pakokku sock in the Handbags at Dawn colorway.  She is using Prym Ergonomics Carbon Technology.  She got them from Yarn and Y’all.

Leslie finished a Jollyolly by Hanna Maciejewska out of Hipstrings sport in the “exactly the person I want to be” colorway.

Laura finished a Top Down Bonnet out of handspun on size 3 needles. The yarn was made during the Jillian Moreno bits and bobs spin along.  Laura also finished the knitting on  the Shift by Andrea Mowrey out of left over Patchwork Kit handspun from Hello Yarn.

Laura finished plying Sweet Treats Kent Romney fiber from Hello Yarn (350 yards of a 2-ply).  This was spun on the Sparrow and plied on the Hansen.  She also started some Superwash BFL/Nylon (80/20)  from 57 Chapter

Leslie is spinning a Hello Yarn Patchwork Kit on her v3 (?) Daedalus Starling

Leslie is reading the Scales ‘N Spells series (m/m fantasy) by AJ Sherwood and Jocelynn Drake.  She’s been watching Taskmaster (british comedy panel series).

Laura is reading The Knowledge Gap by Natalie Wexler (adult education nonfiction) and Aster and the Accidental Magic (lower middle grade fantasy graphic novel).

Favorite Things

Sewcial Bee Sampler

Switchback BOM Sampler

Laura’s school library Amazon wishlist link: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1O3PV9JCCJDQ1?ref_=wl_share

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