Episode 327 – FO by the End of the Show

Episode 327

Leslie is knitting on a Nuvem.

Laura has started foolproof out of some KnitSpinFarm handspun.  She is also knitting on some plain socks on 9” circs with the Opal Advent Minis.  She is also working on the Deco Mug Mat out of Ella Rae worsted and ITW handspun.

Laura finished knitting a pair of toe up socks with Poste Yarn company Seattle Coffee Blues

Leslie is finishing packaging some gifts for coworkers, wrapping them with handmade boxes.  She also wove a scarf.

Laura has not finished any spinning this week.

Leslie is listening to WarBreaker by Brandon Sanderson.

Laura has not read at all this week.

Favorite Things:

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Episode 326 – Now With Samplers

Leslie is knitting a Toe Up Sock with a Difference out of Leading Men Fiber Arts sock blank.  She’s also working on the Dropcloth Sampler using the Creativebug Rebecca Ringquist class.

Laura is knitting a pair of toe up socks with Poste Yarn company Seattle Coffee Blues.  She has started foolproof out of some KnitSpinFarm handspun.

Laura finished  Field of Wildflowers out of Dragonfly Fibers Valkyrie in Fire in the Evening.  

Leslie finished an Askews Me shawl out of handspun.  She also knit eight Tiny Ornaments Hat.

Laura spun ITW in Inevitable Betrayal colorway.  It is a bulky 3 ply out of Falkland (110 yards).  She also finished a chain plyed Atomic Blue batt.  It is 175 yards.

Leslie spun Hello Yarn Shetland in Widdershins on the Acadia Wheel and got 144yds of  2ply.  She’s currently spinning Narwhal Needlework BFL on the Schacht Flatiron.

Leslie is reading The Bird and the Sword. She’s listening to Flowers for Algernon on Audible.  She’s listened to The Colour Out of Space by H.P. Lovecraft, and Legion by Brandon Sanderson.

Laura has not read at all this week.

Favorite Things:

What to get a knitter for the holidays.

Indie Giftalong

KNITVENT 2016 – 5 codes

Spotted Circus Yarn Giveaway

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Episode 325 – Nap Like A Boss

Episode 325

Leslie is knitting on an Askews Me shawl out of handspun.  She also cast on Nightingale’s Eye.

Laura is knitting a pair of toe up socks with Poste Yarn company Seattle Coffee Blues.  She is also working on Field of Wildflowers out of Dragonfly Fibers Valkyrie in Fire in the Evening.  

Laura finished a baby Everyday Brew hat by Claire Devine out of handspun

Leslie finished a Sandy Neck Basket.  Sorta.  Terribly.

Laura spun ITW Polwarth autumn colors, 2ply 300yds.  She also finished 2oz of hobbledhoy battlings in the Epic colorway, 2ply, 150yds.  She woolen spun an Enchanted Knoll batt, 2ply, 300 yds.

Leslie is reading The Bird and the Sword. She listened to a Blackthorn & Grim novel Dreamer’s Pool and is on book two, Tower of Thorns.

Laura read 4 YA books – Under the Egg, Snow White, Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom, and Ghost.

Favorite Things:

Indie Giftalong

KNITVENT 2016 – 5 codes

Spotted Circus Yarn Giveaway

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Link to Tutorial request list

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Episode 324 – We’re Back To Me Now

Leslie is knitting on an Askews Me shawl out of handspun.

Laura is knitting a pair of toe up socks with Poste Yarn company Seattle Coffee Blues.  She is also working on Field of Wildflowers out of Dragonfly Fibers Valkyrie in Fire in the Evening.

Laura finished  Kallara out of Republic of Wool Wrinkle in Time and Plucky Feet in a purple colorway.  She is also working on the second sock of the Man Can Fly colorway out of Desert Vista Dyeworks.  

Leslie finished a Little Hearts Sweater.

Laura finished Everyday Brew hat by Claire Devine out of Ancient Arts Bulky The Big Squeeze in Amethyst.

Laura spun Western Sky Knits SW Merino in Rainbow Brite colorway, 300 yrds

chain plied.

Leslie hasn’t read much this week.

Laura is continuing to read the Captain Lacey series by Ashley Gardner and a Mad, Bad Duke by her alias Jennifer Ashley.

Favorite Things:

SAFF

KNITVENT 2016 – 5 codes

Kate Giveaway

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