Episode 84 Knock Down Drag Out

Hello and welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast. Today I am podcasting at Silver Mine Lake off of Seven Lakes Drive in Harriman State Park. I have some great WIPs and FOs to share and some knitty escapades to share. I also announce the winner of the handspun stage of the 2017 goals contests! The next stage is the WIPs stage so grab your WIPs and join us in the Ravelry group!

WIPs:

Lucky Plain Vanilla Socks using Never Enough Thyme Sock Yarn in Luck of the Irish

Kwalla Socks by Alice Yu using Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks that Rock Lightweight in the See Scum, Sea Scum Run

Apple Blossem Shawl is the  Yarn Fairy’s In My Garden pattern by Donna Druchunas using Yarn Fairy’s Fairy Sock Fine yarn in the Apple Blossem colorway

Glam Lamb by Steven West using Debbie Bliss Roma

FO:

Elder of Water Aran designed by me using Alice Starmore’s  Bainin yarn

Check out this great video by the Drop Dead Easy Knits authors! It is fantastic!!

Episode 70 Mid Year Review

Welcome to Hudson Valley Knits, a podcast straight from the beautiful Hudson Valley of NY. I have some WIPS to show you and a few new stash enhancements. At the end I do a mid year review of my knitting goals and definitely fall short.

WIPS

Plain Vanilla Socks with Lollypop Yarns Independence Day self striping yarn.

Tiny Tea Leaves Cardigan by Melissa Labarre using Berroco Vintage color 51190

Lazy Days of Summer KAL Shawl by Iris Shreier using Artyarns Merino Cloud and Artyarns Beaded Silk and Sequins.

For details on the Awakening Cowl KAL see the thread in the Hudson Valley Knits Ravelery group thread. #awakeningcowl #fairislekal

Find more information on the Love is Love Pi Shawl by Donna Druchunas in her Ravelry Group thread. #loveislove

DAL Sweater using Harrisville Designs Turbine

Episode 69 Those Lazy Days of Summer

Welcome to Hudson Valley Knits, a podcast straight from the beautiful Hudson Valley of NY. I have some WIPS to show you and a few new stash enhancements.

DAL Sweater using Harrisville Designs Turbine

Plain Vanilla Socks with Lollypop Yarns Independence Day self striping yarn.

Find more information on the Love is Love Pi Shawl by Donna Druchunas in her Ravelry Group thread. #loveislove

For details on the Awakening Cowl KAL see the thread in the Hudson Valley Knits Ravelery group thread. #awakeningcowl #fairislekal

Episode 66 Fair Isle Pattern Release!

Today I share with you my knitting and spinning projects along with some stash enhancement. Also watch the show for the give away  winner and to learn of the Awakening Cowl Fair Isle KAL!

WIPS:

Lazy Days of Summer KAL by Iris Scheier using Merino Cloud and Silk and Sequins in a beautiful Teal colorway. If you are interested in joining this KAL, here is the Ravelry thread.

La Jefa by Laura Nelkin using Spirit Trail Fiber Works Nona in the Bunting colorway.

DAL Sweater using Harrisville Designs Turbine

Graupel Socks by Hunter Hammerson usingSpirit Trail Fiber Works Sunna in the Ancient Stones colorway

FO:

Hermione’s Everyday Socks using Never Enough Thyme Sock yarn in the Dahlia color-way.

Spinning FO:

Two If By Hand Falkland braid on my Ashford Traveler

Fair Isle KAL starting July 1. See my Ravelry Group to join in! Start posting your color choices!! #FairisleKAL #Awakeningcowl

The winner of the Colorworks by Debi yarn is TriLinda!

Episode 65 Fair Isle KAL

Today I share with you my knitting projects and some stash enhancement. Also watch the show to learn of a give away and a Fair Isle KAL!

Hermione’s Everyday Socks using Never Enough Thyme Sock yarn in the Dahlia color-way.

Lazy Days of Summer KAL by Iris Scheier using Merino Cloud and Silk and Sequins in a beautiful Teal colorway. If you are interested in joining this KAL, here is the Ravelry thread.

La Jefa by Laura Nelkin using Spirit Trail Fiber Works Nona in the Bunting colorway.

DAL Sweater using Harrisville Designs Turbine

Spinning:

Just some spindle spinning of my Fondant Fibers Fuzzlings

Two If By Hand Falkland braid on my Ashford Traveler

Give away of Colorworks by Debi yarn. See my Ravelry group for details on how to enter.

See my Ravelry Group for information on the Fair Isle KAL starting on July 1!

Episode 61 Welcome Spring

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you my knitting projects and some stash enhancement.

WIPS:

Vestigial Socks by Beata Jezek (Hedgehog Fibers) using Highland Handmade Sugar Maple Sock in FruJu color way.

Flight of Color shawl by Louise Zass-Bangham using Flatland Alpaca yarn in Raspberry, Miss BabsYowza in Fairy Dust, Spirit Trail Fiberworks Brigantia in Cyclone

Dancette Hat by Woolly Wormhead made with On The Round Signature Sock Yarn in the County Fair colorway.

Nothing really to show with my Shirley Padden DAL sweater.

Stash enhancement:

Spirit Trail Fiberworks Sunna in Waikiki and Verdande in Dancing the Orange.

Episode 60 Sitting in the Water

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you my knitting projects and a finished object!

WIPS:

Vestigial Socks by Beata Jezek (Hedgehog Fibers) using Highland Handmade Sugar Maple Sock in FruJu color way.

Awakening Cowl – A design in progress using Jamieson’s Spindrift

Flight of Color shawl by Louise Zass-Bangham using Flatland Alpaca yarn in Raspberry, Miss Babs Yowza in Fairy Dust, Spirit Trail Fiberworks Brigantia in Cyclone

FO:

Yarn Tamer by Louise Zass-Bangham Using Plucky Feet in Snap Out of It! color with Leading Men Fiber Arts in the OMG Squee color way

Did a lot of swatching and pattern work for the Shirley Padden DAL. I am so happy with how my swatches came out

If you want to find out more about the Shirley Padden DAL I am participating in you can find out more in the Ravelry Group