Episode 62 In A WIP Rut

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

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

WIPS:

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.

Yarn Fairies in My Garden Shawl by Donna Druchunas using Yarn Fairy’s Yarn Fairy Sock Fine 100% Merino yarn.

FO:

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

Stash Enhancement:

Zhivago Yarn Kit by Artyarns purchased from Fabulous Yarns

Blend 1 Yarn by Ysolda for the Willowbank Shawl

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

Episode 59 Swatching

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you all my knitting projects!

WIPS:

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

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

Plain fingerless Mitts for Joe. No pattern.

NO FO’s this week.

Did a lot of swatching and pattern work. Stay tuned for my newest pattern Awakening Cowl. Here is the original that I made for my daughter out of handspun.

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

Episode 58 Vogue Knitting Live Part 2

Episode 58 Part 1 & 2

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you all my new stash and projects! Also drawing prizes for the 2015 goals contest and talking about Vogue Knitting Live NYC

Jane Hiatt’s Knitting Belt Class. Check out her site Principles of Knitting for more info and videos about using a knitting belt. http://www.principlesofknitting.com/

See the world’s fasted knitter, Hazel Tidal, show me how she knits with a knitting belt at the very end! http://www.hazeltindall.com/

MaryJane Mucklestone’s Fresh Fair Isle Class

http://maryjanemucklestone.com/

WIPs

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 http://www.leadingmenfiberarts.bigcartel.com/

http://www.thepluckyknitter.com/

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Mimers/yarn-tamer

Vestigial Socks by Beata Jezek (Hedgehog Fibers) using Highland Handmade Sugar Maple Sock in FruJu color way. http://www.highlandhandmades.com/

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Mimers/vestigial

Stash Enhancements

Studio Donegal Soft Donegal yarn

520 Yards BFL from Feederbrook Farm

http://feederbrook.com/

From Knit Circus Yarns

http://knitcircus.com/

Greatest of Ease in Seurat Impressionist

Calliope in Hummingbird

Mini Skeins from Yarn Cupboard

http://www.yarncupboard.com/shop/

Hedgehog Fibers Sock yarn in Winter Thaw and Peacock Tease

http://shop.hedgehogfibres.com/

Dragonfly Fibers in the Lady Liberty color way

https://www.dragonflyfibers.com/

Mini Gnome Kit by Going Gnome

goinggnome.com from Dream Come True Farm

1oz Pygora fiber

http://pamsfiber.blogspot.com/

2 oz Romney from Pardo De Lana Farm

www.pradodelana.com

Episode 55 Warm Winter

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you all my new stash and projects!

WIPs:

Changeful Socks by Hunter Hammersen

Windsor Sock Yarn from Miss Babs in Navy

FO’s:

Maize fingerless mitts by Tin Can Knits using Fibre Co Canopy in Acai color

Adornment Star Steller By Laura Nelkin

Spinning:

Into The Whirled Superwash MCN in color way Dream Sequence. Spinning on the Lendrum

Episode 54 Long on the FOs

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you all my new stash and projects!

WIPs

Vanilla Socks using Knit Circus Greatest of Ease color way Mulberry Street Stripes

Flight of Color Shawl Using Miss Babs Yowza in Fairy Dust, Flatland Alpaca in Raspberry, and Spirit Trail Fiberworks Brigania in Cyclone

FOs

Mochimochi Snowman

Mildred Washcloth from Dishcloth Diva Knits On

Star of Butin by Laura Nelkin

Awakening Cowl by Amy Lamash not yet published

Camilla Shawl by Carrie Bostick Hoge

 

Stash Enhancement:

Cha Ching Tam Kit by by Laura Nelkin

Into The Whirled Odds and Ends

Knit Circus Ringmaster in Chance Of Flurries colorway

Lithuanian Knitting By Donna Druchunas and June Hall

Stories in Stitches 5

 

Episode 53 Sr Love Along

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you all my new stash and projects!

WIPs:

Tribute Baby Sweater by Heatherly Walker using Blackberry Ridge Fingering in Cream

Vanilla Socks using Knit Circus Greatest of Ease color way Mulberry Street Stripes

Woolly Wormhead’s 2015 Mystery Hat-a-Long using Spirit Trail Fiberworks Club CVM

The Camilla Shawl by Carrie Bostick Hoge using Fibre Company Canopy in the Acai color way

FO’s:

Abstract Washcloth from Dishcloth Diva

Olive Washcloth from Dishcloth Diva Knits On

Spinning:

Spinning Naturally Knitty Puni Style Rolags in the Bella Sky colorway on my supported spindles

Spinning Fuzzlings by Fondant Fibre on my Bosworth drop spindle

Episode 52 Rhinebeck

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you all my new stash and projects!

WIPs:

Tribute Baby Sweater by Heatherly Walker using Blackberry Ridge Fingering in Cream

Vanilla Socks using Knit Circus Greatest of Ease color way Mulberry Street Stripes

http://www.knitcircus.com/

Yarn Fairy’s In My Garden Mystery KAL shawl knit with Yarn Fairy Fairy Sock Fine

FO:

Marc’s Rhinebeck Sweater in Virtual Yarn Bainin

Spinning

On The Round Punis in the Mother Earth color way

http://www.ontheround.com/

Naturally Knitty puni style rolags

Fondant Fibers battlings