Episode 374 – Solving Problems Since Forever

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. She swatched for Cypress by Jared Flood in Queensland Kathmandu Aran.

 

Laura is knitting socks. They are out of TurtlePurl Yarns in the “Aim to Misbehave” colorway.  She’s also knitting on the Martina Behm Tough & Toasty out of handspun and Socks Vs Fingerless Mitts out of Opal Advent skeins.

 

Leslie finished a Chubby Brioche Hat out of Madelinetosh Home in Electric Rainbow.  She also finished the Gramps Cardigan

 

Laura finished a pair of socks out Desert Vista Dyeworks in “You’re a mean one” and a Vermonteer out of Spun Right Round Big Rad Bulky in Glowbug.

 

Laura’s been working on her Advent Spins.

 

Leslie read Cupcakes, Trinkets, and other Deadly Magic (Dowser Series). She’s listening to Tell Me It’s Real and The Way of Kings.

 

Laura started and abandoned Born Wicked by Jessica Spottswood

 

Favorite Things:

 

SSK Lottery

 

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Episode 373 – Actual Friends

 

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 socks. They are out of Desert Vista Dyeworks in “You’re a mean one.”

 

Leslie finished a pair of plain socks out of Nomadic Knits Americana colorway.  For real this time.

 

Laura finished a pair of socks out Lollipop yarn is an unknown colorway.  She also finished an Astra cowl out of KnitSpinFarm handspun and Fern Fibers.  Laura also knit a Tchaikovsky hat out Hedgehog DK in the truffle colorwar.

Laura spun a 3 ply of Into the Whirled in the “Tinkerbell’s Unmentionables” colorway.  It is Falkland.  She got 210 yards.

 

Leslie read The Consumption of Magic by TJ Klune.  She finished listening to We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby and started This Is Just My Face: Try Not To Stare by Gabourey Sidibe

 

Laura is reading Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson.. She just finished In the Shadow of Liberty by Kenneth C Davis

 

Favorite Things:

 

SSK Lottery Entries accepted now until 12/3/17

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Leslie’s first holiday gift

 

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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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