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 67 Ready, Set, KAL!

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. Stay tuned towards the end for information on the Awakening Cowl KAL and a new pattern and KAL that is raising money for a good cause.

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.

DAL Sweater using Harrisville Designs Turbine

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

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 64 DAL Update

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

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

WIPS:

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 (OMG go to her website and check out the project bags! I may have to get one!)

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

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 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 57 Goals for 2016

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast!

Today I share with you some  new stash and projects as well as details for the upcoming year’s give aways!

WIPs – Both of these projects are for the Suburban Stitcher‘s Rainbowalong KAL

Yarn Tamer Cowl using Plucky Feet in Snap Out of It colorway and Leading Men Fiber Arts Show Stopper in the OMG Squee colorway

Vestigial socks using Highland Handmades Sugar Maple Sock Yarn in the Fruju colorway

FO

Vanilla socks with KnitCircus Greatest of Ease sock yarn in the Mulberry Street colorway

Spinning:

WIP

Two If By Hand Falkland in the Here Comes Your Man colorway

FO

3 ply Bulky Into The Whirled SW MCN 112 yards

Stash Enhancement

Rockin Sock Club Socks that Rock Med weight in It’s All About The Barn Colorway

Artyarns Merino Cloud Light

Artyarns Silk and Sequins

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