Episode 368 – Hey, Lady

https://youtu.be/tyF3QeDndj4

 

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

 

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl, and is at 36%.  She has cast on a pair of top down socks out of Nomadic Knits twist sport base in the Molly Weasley colorway.  She is knitting these over 56 stitches on size 1 (2.25 mm) needles.

 

Laura has finished a Bobba Hat out of a handspun loop bump.  

 

Leslie spun on the pocket wheel, finally.  She spun 200yds of a 3ply Merino/Tencel from Ethereal Fibers in Fudge Suckles.  She also got 2ply 50 yds from the leftovers on the bobbins.

 

Laura finished spinning a mashup of 2 Unwind yarn company braids of fiber.  They are both BFL.  The first is abalone and the second is terra firma.  She got 450yds

 

Leslie finished listening to These Broken Stars.

 

Laura is reading the second Magnus Chase book by Rick Riordan.  

 

Favorite Things:

 

Halloween catt

Patreon drawing

JUL closure

You’re Beautiful pattern

 

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Episode 367 – World Famous

Leslie is knitting on a Gramps Cardigan out of Wollmeise DK and a Glama shawl out of Kashmir Aran.

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl, but only knit a few rows so didn’t bring it this week.  She has cast on a Bobba Hat out of a handspun loop bump.  Laura has also started a pair of top down socks out of Nomadic Knits twist sport base in the Molly Weasley colorway.  She is knitting these over 56 stitches on size 1 (2.25 mm) needles.

Laura has finished her  afterthought heel socks on size 0 needles.  She is using Desert Vista Dyeworks in the Witches colorway.  She also knit a Owl Puff out of handspun.

Leslie finished a couple of embroidered pillowcases as a gift.

Laura is spinning a mashup of 2 Unwind yarn company braids of fiber.  They are both BFL.  The first is abalone and the second is terra firma.  She has finished spinning some orange scraps of fiber (maybe 2 oz) leftover from SSK (donated by two guys yarn co)  She has 58 yards of a 2ply

Leslie finished listening to Children of Time and finished reading Paradox Bound by Peter Clines.  She’s listening to Shrill by Lindy West.

Laura is reading the second Magnus Chase book by Rick Riordan.  Audible has a $3.99 children’s book sale going on.

Favorite Things:

Halloween catt

Prizes from:

Lady JuJu crafts

Knit Spin Farm

Staycation Soap Company

Stash Dash Prizes

Jenn Sheelen Yarns

 

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Episode 366 – Falloween

Leslie is knitting on a Glama wrap by Kirsten Kapur.

 

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl. Laura is knitting some afterthought heel socks on size 0 needles.  She is using Desert Vista Dyeworks in the Witches colorway.

Leslie finished a simple pair of sport weight handmade socks with a German Strap Heel out of Gynx in the Abandoned Carnival colorway.  

 

Laura finished a pair of HD Yarns striped socks using the Wendy Johnson Toe Up sock with Gusset.  She also finished a baby hat out of some random handspun on size 9 needles.

 

Laura is spinning a mashup of 2 Unwind yarn company braids of fiber.  They are both BFL.  The first is abalone and the second is terra firms

 

Leslie is currently listening to Daughter of Smoke & Bone and Children of Time.  She just started Trigger by Scarlett Dawn.

 

Laura is listening to Hunter by Mercedes Lackey.

 

Favorite Things:

 

Halloween catt

 

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Episode 365 – Nuggets of Knowledge

 

 

Leslie is knitting a simple pair of sport weight handmade socks with a German Strap Heel out of Gynx in the Abandoned Carnival colorway.  She’s also working on a “running dog” themed card weaving project.

 

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl.  She is also working on a pair of HD Yarns striped socks using the Wendy Johnson Toe Up sock with Gusset.

 

Laura has spun Unicorn Dance Party by HipStrings and got 139yds of a 2ply.

 

Review: Knit Mitts by Kate Atherley MSRP $23.99

 

Leslie listened to Tower of Dawn, Hell Divers, and is currently listening to Daughter of Smoke & Bone.

 

Laura finished Restart by Gordon Korman and Swing It Sunny Jennifer L. Holm.

 

Favorite Things:

Upcoming Events – John Mullarkey class 9/15 in Eureka Springs.  Fiber in the Boro Oct 21st. Laura will be teaching at the Magical Fiber Fantasy retreat in Orlando November 8th-12th. We are going to try to get into Plyaway in April 2018. Probably MDSW 2018 too.

catt

 

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