Laura is knitting on some plain afterthought heel socks out of Fireweed Dyeworks Russian Rainbow. She has also cast on the Garter Ear Flap Hat out of Shelter in the Woodsmoke colorway. It is being knit on size 8 and 7 needles and is the toddler size
Leslie is working on several things. Magic Cake Ruffle Shawl by Paula Emmons-Fuessle, Driftwood by Isabell Kramer, Little Liza Jane by Alison Green Will. She expects to knit on some Vivid squares this week. She is going to rip out the Marooned socks by Hunter Hammersen.
Leslie has finished Viajante by Martina Behm. Beads are from fusionbeads.com. She also finished NorthAllerton by Rachel Coopey.
Laura has spun 2 oz of her CVM fleece.
Viewer Question from KnittingKris How do you feel about “producing” enough knitting and spinning for the podcast?
Does it ever feel like work to you? What inspires you?
How do you pick your projects? Are you process knitters/product knitters?
Can I ask any more questions in one post? 🙂
What are we reading?
Leslie is reading Authority by James VanderMeer, the second in the Southern Reach Trilogy.
Laura is reading Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook, A Spinner’s Study forum, Fiber Prep forum
Beck’s fundraiser Knitprints
Bling Your String code: MAYFS for free shipping
Fiber to clothing with the middle schoolers
Middle TN Fiber Festival
Vicksburg Magnolia Fiber Festival