Episode 99 – Laura Is Crazy, and This Is Why

Laura is knitting  a pair of Simple Skyp socks out of Socks that Rock Medium Weight in Sugarplum on size 2 (2.75mm) needles. She has also cast on another test knit for Stitchnerds (pattern not available yet).

Leslie is knitting on a pair of socks out of handspun. She has also cast on an Evenstar out of Tempted Yarn.

Leslie has finished  Pole out of Berroco Boboli on size 9 (5.5mm) needles.  She has also finished a pair of socks out of Highland Handmades in the Challenging colorway. She finished the wonderful  Piper’s Journey out of Shibui Baby Alpaca DK.

We mention Knitting Pipeline and Paula’s awesome retreat.

Laura has finished a tea toter out of Sublime Organic Cotton DK on size 6 needles. She has also finished a test knit (pattern not available yet) for Stitchnerds.  It is Simply Seashells out of Yarn Pirate bamboo/merino in the Sweet Lime colorway. She also finished her socks out of some lovely Labybug yarn on size 1.5 needles.

Laura has spun Merino from Unwind Yarn Company in the Labradorite colorway.  It’s a 2-ply and was a joy to spin.  I also spun a White to Black Shetland Ombre Blend from the Sheep’s Company.  Currently on the wheel is a batt from Dawning Dreams (3 oz).

Leslie has spun Freckle Face Fibers.

Charity: Knitting Brooklyn is teaming with Remembering Remy to knit premie hats.  You can find out more info here in Knitting Brooklyn’s Ravelry group.

Tangerine Designs has super cute bags!


Tempted Yarns


Lost City Knits: 10% with the code knitgirllls

Fibernymph Dyeworks Knitters Choice Club

TriDye Club

Mittens for Me! Clue Three is now available.  Leslie has knit a pair of the fingerless mitts.

Dancing Dog Dyeworks skein for Bella and Maizie (not currently available).

Olga’s Vest

This week’s contest!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

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Leslie is obsessed with knitting, and when possible, perfection in her knitting. All stripey socks must match exactly and all lace must be blocked severely. She has major love for all of her viewers/readers and hopes to keep blogging and podcasting for years to come.

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