Episode 272 – Sweater Woes


Episode 272

Leslie is working on plain stockinette socks in the RhineBeck Sweater Weather colorway of Nomadic Yarns Sport on 2.75mm.  She’s also been working on the sleeves of the Rolling Rock sweater out of Hazelknits DK in the Alexandrite colorway.


Laura  is knitting Grace by Jane Richmond out of Plucky Feet in the Barn Door colorway.  She is also knitting on a pair of toe up socks out of Lollipop Yarn in the Beefcake base.  


Laura’s spinning some Hobbledehoy Batts and has started spinning a patchwork kit from Hello Yarn


Leslie has been spinning Knitty&Color’s Aint It Fun in the Merino/Silk.  


Book Review: The Art of Slip-Stitch Knitting by Faina Goberstein and Simona Merchant-Dest (26.99)


Question from naturekitty, “udontcallmeles

What the heck is that red garment sticking out of your shelf behind you? A shawl? Please show us or talk about it. My friend lindsayfett and I talk about it all the time.”


Question from Iggystar, “Does it weird you out when knitting strangers bum rush you in enthusiam at festivals? Thanks for being such a good sport! My first Rhinebeck and my excitement was on 11!!!! I didn’t think perhaps my approach could have been more subtle and suave instead of, “Aaaaahhhh! It’s Leslie! One of my favorite podcasters!!! Squeal!!!!!”


Leslie is listening to Heir of Fire.  Her favorite short story is Neil Gaiman’s Other People.

Laura has finished reading Six of Crows  and a bunch of Melissa McShane books

Favorite Things:


Halloween CATT

Ancient Arts

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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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