Episode 458 – Double Ripple

 

Leslie is knitting Poet out of Biches and Buches yarn and working on a Mesa Sweater Wrap out of a Miss Babs color kit.  She’s also knitting on a sport weight sock out of KnitSpinFarm sport weight in the Apple Cider colorway

Laura cast on a Quick Oats sweater in the newborn size.  She is knitting it on size 8 needles using Knitpicks Wool of the Andes Superwash Bulky in the Bamboo Heather colorway.  She also is knitting on a sock using KnitSpinFarm’s Targhee Sport in the National Soup Month colorway on size 1 needles.  

Laura has finished canyonlands by Nim Teasdale out of some Lorna’s Laces Handspun.

Leslie finished a ripple crochet blanket out of Caron Chunky cakes and a pair of sport weight socks out of KnitSpinFarm in the pizza colorway

Laura is currently spinning some heathered bfl from greenwood fiberworks in the paper roses colorway.  She finished spinning Into the Whirled Romney in the Life on Mars colorway (320 yards). This was spun on the matchless and plied on the mini spinner.

Leslie did not spin this week.

Leslie is re-reading the GA Aiken Dragon Actually series.

Laura is reading the young readers adaptation of Born a Crime by Trevor Noah.  She is listening to Dread Nation by Justina Ireland.

Favorite Things

Hearts & Hands Baby layette bag donation  We are now a collection point!  If you are local to the memphis area, please let us know or you can ship donations to 

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Stash Dash favorites

Halloween CATT starts September 23rd-November 1st.

Donation prizes from Miss Babs, Un Besito Fiber and Crafts Untold, velvet hippo stitchmarkers, and a prize from a viewer, Pam.

Patreon Fail A Long Oct 20 11am CST

Patreon VKN Sunday Oct 27 

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Episode 457 – Anxious Licker

 

Leslie is swatching for Poet out of Biches and Buches yarn and working on a Mesa Sweater Wrap out of a Miss Babs color kit.  She’s also knitting on a sport weight sock out of KnitSpinFarm sport weight.

Laura cast on a new sock using KnitSpinFarm’s Targhee Sport in the National Soup Month colorway on size 1 needles.  She is also knitting a canyonlands by Nim Teasdale out of some Lorna’s Laces Handspun.

Laura has no FO’s this week.

Leslie finished a ripple crochet blanket out of Caron Chunky cakes

Laura is currently spinning Into the Whirled Romney in the Life on Mars colorway.  This is being spun on the matchless.

Leslie finished spinning some 100th sheep in the “Deep,deep” colorway and got 127 yds of a 3 ply

Leslie is re-reading the GA Aiken Dragon Actually series.

Laura is reading the young readers adaptation of Born a Crime by Trevor Noah.  She is listening to Dread Nation by Justina Ireland.

Favorite Things

Leslie is wearing Sakasama and Laura is wearing a Pavement.

Hearts & Hands Baby layette bag donation

Stash Dash May 24th-August 24th 2019

Halloween CATT starts September 23rd-November 1st.

Donation prizes from Miss Babs, Un Besito Fiber and Crafts Untold, velvet hippo stitchmarkers, and a prize from a viewer, Pam.

Patreon event this Sunday (September 29th) 3pm

 

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Episode 456 – It All Happens On The Weekend

Leslie is swatching for Poet out of Biches and Buches yarn and working on a Mesa Sweater Wrap out of a Miss Babs color kit.

Laura cast on a new sock using KnitSpinFarm’s Targhee Sport in the National Soup Month colorway on size 1 needles.  She is also knitting a canyonlands by Nim Teasdale out of some Lorna’s Laces Handspun.

Laura finished a baby vertebrae in the newborn worsted weight size.  She knit this on size 4 needles out of Another Crafty Girl in the Pound Puppies colorway.

Leslie finished a pair of Dreamy Baby Booties and two Calming Baby knit hats, all out of Another Crafty Girl worsted in Painters Palette.

Laura finished some Corriedale on her Matchless wheel.  The fiber is from Hello Yarn in the Poison Apple colorway.  It is 495 yards of a 2-ply. It was plied on the Blackbird.   She also finished spinning some mixed bfl from Yarn Geek Fibers.  It is in the Curry Up colorway and is 130 yards of a 3-ply. It was spun on the lendrum and plied on the Blackbird.  She is currently spinning Into the Whirled Romney in the Life on Mars colorway. This is being spun on the matchless.

 

Leslie is spinning some 100th sheep in the “Deep,deep” colorway

Leslie is re-reading the Rowan Harbor series by Sam Burns and the GA Aiken Dragon Actually series.

Laura is reading the young readers adaptation of Born a Crime by Trevor Noah.  She is listening to Dread Nation by Justina Ireland.

Favorite Things

Hearts & Hands Baby layette bag donation

Stash Dash May 24th-August 24th 2019

Halloween CATT starts September 23rd-November 1st.

Donation prizes from Miss Babs, Un Besito Fiber and Crafts Untold, velvet hippo stitchmarkers, and a prize from a viewer, Pam.

Patreon event this Sunday (September 29th) 3pm

 

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Episode 455 – Knitting Limbo

 

Leslie is swatching for Poet out of Biches and Buches yarn and working on a Mesa Sweater Wrap out of a Miss Babs color kit.

Laura is knitting on her Stevie out of Berocco Remix on size 6 needles.    She has been cranking tubes on her Circular Sock Machine (Erlbacher Gearheart Speedster).  She has started a canyonlands by Nim Teasdale out of some Lorna’s Laces Handspun.

Laura finished a pair of toe up socks using Desert Vista Dyeworks in the Zombody says Boo series.  She also finished a Declan Hat out of some handspun she made out of some batts from Hipstrings (66 yards).  This was knit on size 8 needles and she modified it to have a 48 stitch cast on and then followed the directions for the larger size.  

Leslie finished a Lounging Top by Joji Locatelli in Rock & String sport Toasted Marshmallow

Laura is spinning some Corridale on her Matchless wheel.  The fiber is from Hello Yarn in the Humingbird colorway.

Leslie is re-reading the Rowan Harbor series by Sam Burns and the GA Aiken Dragon Actually series.

Laura is reading Sapphire Flames by Ilona Andrews .  She started the young readers adaptation of Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

Favorite Things

Hearts & Hands Baby layette bag donation

Stash Dash May 24th-August 24th 2019

Halloween CATT starts September 23rd-November 1st.

Donation prizes from Miss Babs, Un Besito Fiber and Crafts Untold

Patreon event this Sunday (September 29th) 3pm

 

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