Episode 372 – Linen Habits

Leslie is knitting the Shisui Shrug by Suzanne Somer out of Leading Men Fiber Arts in the colors “great sweater debate” and “minty fresh”.  She’s also working on a pair of socks out of Simply Sock yarn Poste in the Holiday, FL.

 

Laura is knitting two pairs of socks.  One is out of Lollipop yarn is an unknown colorway.  The second is out of Desert Vista Dyeworks in “You’re a mean one.”

 

Leslie finished Glama Wrap by Kirsten Kapur.

 

Laura finished All-ways cowl by Laura Nelkin.  It is being knit out of Old Rusted Chair in the Rainbow Trout colorway.

 

Laura spun a loop bump in the lagoon colorway.  It is 620 yards of a chain ply.

 

Leslie spun Knit Spin Farm – 2 batts: One of a Kind and Witches & Pumpkins.  266yds of 2ply.

 

Leslie read How to Tame A Beast in Seven Days by Kerrelyn Sparks and started The Consumption of Magic by TJ Klune.  She joined the Audible Romance monthly package for $6.95 and has listened to How To Drive A Dragon Crazy by GA Aiken.  Currently listening to We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby.

 

Laura is reading Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

 

Favorite Things:

 

SSK Lottery Entries accepted now until 12/3/17

Butterfly Shawl

Magical Fiber Fantasy

Queen City Yarns

La Bien Aimee

String Theory Colorworks

 

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Episode 371 – Bear Cheese

 

Leslie is swatching for the Shisui Shrug by Suzanne Somer.

 

Laura is knitting an All-ways cowl by Laura Nelkin.  It is being knit out of Old Rusted Chair in the Rainbow Trout colorway.

 

Leslie finished a pair of plain socks out of Nomadic Knits Americana colorway

 

Laura finished a pair of “Wonder Woman” colorway DVD socks, top down with heel flap.  She’s also finished  a Yoked Cardi by Hannah Fettig out of Wool of the Andes SW in gray along with a simple baby hat out of handspun.

 

Laura spun SCF Corriedale braid in Splendor.  It was spun and plied on the ladybug (210 yards of a 2-ply).

 

Leslie spun Knit Spin Farm – 2 batts: One of a Kind and Witches & Pumpkins.  266yds of 2ply.

 

Leslie read  Spirit Witch. She listened to The Sea King by CL Wilson.  She’s listening to My Dad Wrote a Porno podcast which is hilarious, but is almost out of episodes.

 

Laura finished reading a series of regency romances by Joanna Shupe (Wicked Deceptions).  She also read Hoofin It by R J Blain (a magical romanitic comedy with a body count)

 

Favorite Things:

 

Vendor Signups, SSK 2018.  Dates are July 18-22.

Halloween CATT prizes

Magical Fiber Fantasy

 

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Episode 370 – Tastes Like Real Dragon

 

Leslie’s knitting a pair of plain socks out of Nomadic Knits Americana colorway and is going to try a boxed heel.  She’s also working on a Glama Wrap.

 

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl, and is at 49%. She is knitting a pair of “Wonder Woman” colorway DVD socks, top down with heel flap.  She’s also knitting on a Yoked Cardi by Hannah Fettig out of Wool of the Andes SW in gray.

 

Leslie finished a simple brioche cowl out of Gilliatt de rerum natura.

 

Laura spun ITW Tinkerbelle’s Unmentionables on the Ladybug.  She’s spinning a SCF Corriedale braid in Splendor

 

Leslie read Slouch Witch, and is on to the second in the series, Star Witch.. She is listening to the Cycle of Arwan by Edward W. Robertson, but it’s loooooooong.  She’s listening to My Dad Wrote a Porno podcast which is hilarious.

 

Laura finished reading Patina by Jason Reynolds and is about to start Long Way Down.

 

Favorite Things:

 

Vendor Signups, SSK 2018.  Dates are July 18-22.

 

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Episode 369 – That’s How Math Works

 

Leslie’s knitting a pair of plain socks out of Nomadic Knits Americana colorway and is going to try a boxed heel.  She cast on a Swoop shawl out of Gale’s Art MYS in Royal and Silver.  She has mostly finished a Gramps Cardigan out of Wollmeise DK.

 

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl, and is at 49%. She is knitting a pair of “Wonder Woman” colorway DVD socks, top down with heel flap.

 

Leslie crocheted a couple of necklaces with beads.  

 

Laura finished a pair of top down socks out of Nomadic Knits twist sport base in the Molly Weasley colorway

 

Leslie thread plied some Three Waters Farm in Sunlight Ahead with some pink silk thread.  She got around 150yds.

 

Laura spun a KnitSpinFarm Unicorn Batt Club #3, 216yds of a 2ply.  Sparkly!!!

 

Leslie is reading Awaken: Online but isn’t sure about it. She is listening to the Cycle of Arwan by Edward W. Robertson, and just finished Nevernight by Jay Kristoff. She’s listening to My Dad Wrote a Porno podcast which is hilarious.

 

Laura is reading Bayou Born by Hailey Edwards and finished Rock Candy by Devon Monk as well as Sleeper by Lexi Blake.

 

Favorite Things:

 

Halloween catt new prize from Knit Style Yarns

Leading Men kit

Agatha Raisin

Vendor Signups, SSK 2018.  Dates are July 18-22.

LaGrande Jewelry from our local craft fair

 

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