Laura is knitting on some plain afterthought heel socks out of Fireweed Dyeworks Russian Rainbow. She has also cast on the Olearia by Georgie Hallam for Camp Loopy. She is using Cascade Yarns Ultra Pima in color 3777. It is being knit using size 3, 5, and 6 needles.
Leslie is working on Little Liza Jane by Alison Green Will. She has ripped out the Marooned socks by Hunter Hammersen. She unearthed last year’s Wendy’s mystery shawl and is trying to decide whether to rip or finish.
Leslie has finished Magic Cake Ruffle Shawl by Paula Emmons-Fuessle and the Hinagiku hat out of Juno Fibre in the Wren base. She has also knit three squares for Vivid in Berocco Vintage.
Laura has finished 6 toddler hats using the Garter Ear Flap Hat pattern from Purl Soho. They were knit out of Shelter, Madtosh Vintage, 2-ply Alpaca, Cherry Tree Yarns Possum, Malabrigo Worsted, and Mission Falls Cotton. They were knit on size 8 and 7 needles.
Laura has plyed Hello Yarn Polwarth in the Oxygen Deprived colorway. 675 yards of a 2-ply from 4oz.
Next on the Needles:
Laura is going to cast on the Through the Loops Mystery Shawl and Stilt Walker
Viewer Question from Booksbiker
Is there going to be a Spinzilla team this year?
What are we reading?
Leslie finished reading Authority by James VanderMeer, the second in the Southern Reach Trilogy. She is now reading Septimus Heap Magyk.
Laura is reading The Secret Garden
Anita Cooper rocks my librarian world
Beck’s fundraiser Knitprints
Expand your horizons-fulled singles
Vicksburg Magnolia Fiber Festival
Laura Nelkin SSK kal 25% off code TheKnitGirllls14
KAL will run June 1st-July 14th
SSK Door Prizes