Episode 536 – Boob Sack

Leslie is working on a pair of sport weight socks out of KnitSpinFarm’s Targhee Sport weight in National Parks colorway.  She cast on a Nyanen Tee by Cecily Glowik-Mcdonald out of Quince&Co Sparrow. She’s also working on a vintage cross stitch Paragon Gourmet Alphabet Sampler. 

 Laura has  been knitting on some toe up socks out of Knit Spin Farm in the World Plant a Vegetable Garden Day colorway.  Laura is also working on the Harvest sweater out of Camellia Fiber Company Pepper worsted. 

Leslie finished a couple of hand-drafted Ostomy Bags and a Versa Cami from Stitch Upon A Time using power mesh for the built in bra.

Laura has spun the following yarns:

Mixed BFL from Nest Fiber Studio in the Something Wicked colorway (390 yards of a 2-ply from 4oz).  This was spun on the Starling v2.

Wound Up Fiber Arts SW merino and silk (80/20) in the Dandelion Dreams colorway (495 yards of a 2-ply).  This was spun on the Ladybug

Unicorn Battlings from Hobbledehoy yarn and fiber (180 yards of a 2-ply).  This was spun on the Ladybug.

Knit Spin Farm Honey Season (4/2020) This Cheviot, Corriedale, sparkle batt was spun woolen on the Matchless (200 yards, 2-ply).

Leslie didn’t spin this week

Leslie is re-reading the Dragon Kin series by GA Aiken (fantasy m/f romance).  She’s finished listening to Rabbits by Terry Miles (suspense/thriller) and Hail Mary by Andy Weir (sci-fi).  She’s alternating between The Lesson by Cadwell Turnbull (sci-fi fiction) and Devil in the Grove (Biographical about Thurgood Marshall) by GIlbert King.  She’s been watching Would I Lie To You (british comedy panel series).

Laura is reading all the Pandora Pine books (adult m/m mystery) and Rosaline Palmer Takes the Cake (great British Bakeoff type adult f/m romance).  She also read the Electric issue of Ply (and she’s in it)

Favorite Things

Leslie is sewing a pair of Arenite Pants out of some rayon challis

Stash Dash will be hosted on Discord.  The dates will be May 28th-August 31st.

Need long arm quilting services?  Contact inthecottagewithbarb@yahoo.com

Laura’s school library Amazon wishlist link: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1O3PV9JCCJDQ1?ref_=wl_share

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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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