Episode 8: Keepin His Tosies Warm

Show notes for Dec 29, 2013

Welcome!

What I’m wearing: Luskentyre Cardigan by Alice Starmore

Today I will have

WIPs

FO None

Stash Enhancement

Review of 2013

News:

GAL KAL – I’m having a gift giving KAL/CAL I have started a thread in the group for chatting and one for FO’s

Post a picture of the recipient wearing or holding the gift for a chance to win a skein of Dragonfly Fibers Traveller in Starry Night colorway. 280 yds Superwash Merino.

check the thread in the Ravelry group for details

Love for Our Seniors – 100% cotton washcloths

WIPs:

Vanilla Socks for Joe using Patons Kroy sock yarn

Against the Current Shawl by Me using Mad Tosh Sock in Worn Denim

Cambio Cowl by Laura Nelkin Vertigo Colorway

FO: None this week

Spinning – nothing new

New to the Queue:

oops forgot to mention this!

Brickless and Hitchhiker by Martina Behm

New Stash

Plucky Feet “I Feel Pretty”

Large JoAnna Spring project bag

Ready for Christmas

Show notes for Dec 22, 2013

Welcome!

What I’m wearing:

This is my Guardian of Air Shawl that I designed based on the card from the Gaian Tarot by Joanna Powell Colbert. I knit it with Art Yarns Mohair Splash.

Today I will have:

WIPs

FO

New to the Queue

Stash Enhancement

News:

GAL KAL – I’m having a gift giving KAL/CAL I have started a thread in the group for chatting and one for FO’s

Post a picture of the recipient wearing or holding the gift for a chance to win a skein of Dragonfly Fibers Traveller in Starry Night colorway. 280 yds Superwash Merino.

check the thread in the Ravelry group for details

WIPs:

Basic Hat for Pa

Vanilla Socks for Joe using Patons Kroy sock yarn

FO:

Herbaceous Socks by Emily of Fibretown Podcast Fancy Pants Fiber Gussied Up by Oohfancypants of Whatcha Swatchin Podcast for the Dynamic Duo KAL at the Craft Stash Podcast

New to the Queue:

Rosemary Hill’s Oddments Knitdown came out with 2 new patterns:

Gnarled Entling Mitts 

Gnarled Entling Warmer

 New Stash:

Mode Knit Yarn 2 skeins of Tanzanite ModeSock

Fat Squirrel small bag

Mini review of Kollage square needles 

Episode 6: Under The Weather

Show notes for Dec 15, 2013

Welcome!

What I’m wearing:
Color Your Own by Ann Bourgeois with Philosopher’s Wool

Today I will have
WIPs
FO
New Stash
News:
Hudson Valley Knits Ravelry Group – Please join!
We have reached 101!!

GAL KAL – I’m having a gift giving KAL/CAL I have started a thread in the group for chatting and one for FO’s
Post a picture of the recipient wearing or holding the gift for a chance to win a skein of Dragonfly Fibers Traveller in Starry Night colorway. 280 yds Superwash Merino.
Make sure you see the thread in my Ravelry group for rules

I will be starting a Washcloth collection thread in the group. Details are in the podcast and in the thread.
WIPS

Herbaceous Socks by Emily of Fibretown Podcast Fancy Pants Fiber Gussied Up by Oohfancypants of Whatcha Swatchin Podcast for the Dynamic Duo KAL at the Craft Stash Podcast

Against the Current Shawl

Garter stitch cowl with my North Cabin Fiber Arts SW Merino spun to a bulky weight.

FO

Cambio Cowl by Laura Nelkin

Spinning – nothing new

New to the Queue:
nothing

New Stash
String Theory Hand Dyed Yarn Caper Sock in Teal
2 project bags from Tangerine Designs

Knitty Goals for 2014

Welcome!

What I’m wearing:

Marin Shawl by Ysolda Teague made with Spirit Trail Fiberworks Lyra worsted, Silk, Alpaca, Merino

Show notes for Dec 8, 2013

News:

Hudson Valley Knits Ravelry Group – Please join!

When we reach 100 I will do a pattern give away – up to 62

GAL KAL – I’m having a gift giving KAL/CAL I have started a thread in the group for chatting and one for FO’s

Post a picture of the recipient wearing or holding the gift for a chance to win a skein of Dragonfly Fibers Traveller in Starry Night colorway. 280 yds Superwash Merino.

Make sure you see the thread in my Ravelry group for rules

WIPS

Herbaceous Socks by Emily of Fibretown Podcast Fancy Pants Fiber Gussied Up by Oohfancypants of Whatcha Swatchin Podcast for the Dynamic Duo KAL at the Craft Stash Podcast

Living in JoAnna‘s from Knit Spin Farm project bag.

Cambio Cowl by Laura Nelkin

Cheerio by Laura Nelkin

Against the Current Shawl by me!

FO

Ribband bracelet by Laura Nelkin

Headband from Laura Nelkin gift swap Geniap, Sent Pioneer Cuff to JanElinRN

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Spinning

8oz Merino top from Webs. Pewter not sure of yardage

4oz Merino top got in trade

New to the Queue:

Event Horizon Pi Shawl  KAL Donna Druchunas from Stories in Stitches

with String Theory Hand Dyed Yarn Caper Sock in Teal

Here’s a link to the KAL thread 

Toatie Hottie by Kate Davies

Episode 4: The Frozen Tundra

Show notes for Dec 1, 2013

Coming to you from my Parent’s house in upstate NY this week! Had a wonderful long weekend surrounded by family, and 2 Thanksgiving feasts!

Welcome!

Today I will have

News

WIPs

FO’s

New Stash

Review Stories in Stitches II by Donna  Druchunas & Ava Coleman

News:

Hudson Valley Knits Ravelry Group – Please join!

When we reach 100 I will do a pattern give away – up to

GAL KAL – I’m having a gift giving KAL/CAL I have started a thread in the group for chatting and one for FO’s

Post a picture of the recipient wearing or holding the gift for a chance to win a skein of Dragonfly Fibers Traveller in Starry Night colorway. 280 yds Superwash Merino

Rules

Must be a member of our group

Can double dip with other KAL’s

Show a  picture of recipient with gift

Can already be started

Have until January 8 because that is Elvis’ birthday.

Can be a gift for any occasion

WIPS

Herbaceous Socks by Emily of Fibretown Podcast Fancy Pants Fiber Gussied Up by Oohfancypants of Whatcha Swatchin Podcast for the Dynamic Duo KAL at the Craft Stash Podcast

Ribband bracelet by Laura Nelkin

Cambio Cowl by Laura Nelkin

FO’s  

Basic ribbed hunting hat for my BIL made with Plucky Knitter Trusty

Fairy Snow Cap by Rosemary (Romi) Hill will use my Six Paca Farm Sapphire Super Royal

New Stash

Kroy sock yarn from JoAnnes

Review:

Stories in Stitches II by Donna Druchunas and Ava Coleman