Episode 382 – Sleazy Knitting

 

 

Leslie is knitting Find Your Fade using: Fibernymph Smooth Sailing- Sunny Skies, Stranded Dyeworks Oasis in Ice Skating Party, Tempting Ewe – Ewe So Happy in Thundersnow, Knitter’s Nightmare in DoucheZepplin, Knitter’s Nightmare in You’re Friends With That Person I Hate, and Old Rusted Chair in Lotto Fever.  She also loved saltypurl’s version of the Pathway’s blanket, and cast it on in the same rainbow yarn – Lion Brand Shawl In A Ball in Restful Rainbow.

 

Laura is knitting on a baby novus test knit for Laura Nelkin out of Quince and Co Chickadee.  She is using size 3 needles.  She also started her Lily’s Scrap blanket out of a handspun patchwork kit from Hello Yarn.  She is using size 6 needles

 

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Leslie has listened to Raised in Fire and Rhapsodic/Bargainer series, and is currently trying out The Cruel Prince by Holly Black. She tried reading Caraval but gave up, and is now reading Roar/The Stormheart series.

 

Laura is relistening to Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce.  She is reading the R. J Blain adult paranormal fantasy series.

 

Favorite Things:

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Clark’s Handicrafts pens

 

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Episode 381 – Galentine’s

 

Leslie is knitting Cypress out of Queensland Kathmandu Aran.  She also cast on a Find Your Fade using: Fibernymph Smooth Sailing- Sunny Skies, Stranded Dyeworks Oasis in Ice Skating Party, Tempting Ewe – Ewe So Happy in Thundersnow, Stranded Dyeworks Oasis in Fright Night, Cakewalk Yarns in Hero Squad, and Old Rusted Chair in Lotto Fever.

 

Laura is knitting on a baby novus test knit for Laura Nelkin out of Quince and Co Chickadee.  She is using size 3 needles.  She also started her Lily’s Scrap blanket out of a handspun patchwork kit from Hello Yarn.  She is using size 6 needles

 

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Laura finished a Man Hat out of Another Crafty Girl Merino Bulky.  She used around 95 yards on size 7 needles and shortened the size to 6.5 inches before decreases.

 

Laura spun fiber from Inglenook Fibers.  This was their Elemental Blend #10 in the Jasper colorway.  It is 45% Zwartles, 25% baby Alpaca, 25% silk and 5% Gold Stellina.  She got 290 yards of a 2-ply.

 

Leslie spun some First Edition Fibres and plied it with KnitSpinFarm rolags to get 360yds woolen spun 2ply, as well as spinning some Art Bitz on the Majacraft Rose for 190yds of a worsted spun 2ply.  She also spun 5oz of Moonrover into a 3ply for 250yds.

 

Leslie has been listening to Fire & Ice. She is reading Safe & Sound, a m/m romance.

 

Laura is relistening to Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce.  She is reading I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter.

 

Favorite Things:

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Giveaway: Mint Rain Yarn

Patreon Drawing

 

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Episode 380 – Sainthood

 

Leslie is knitting Cypress out of Queensland Kathmandu Aran.  She also cast on a Find Your Fade using: Fibernymph Smooth Sailing- Sunny Skies, Stranded Dyeworks Oasis in Ice Skating Party, Tempting Ewe – Ewe So Happy in Thundersnow, Stranded Dyeworks Oasis in Fright Night, Cakewalk Yarns in Hero Squad, and Old Rusted Chair in Lotto Fever.

 

Laura is not knitting socks out of Vesper yarn in the Joyful Noise colorway.  She is knitting socks out of lollipop yarn in the cabin fever colorway.  She is also knitting the Man Hat out of Another Crafty Girl Bulky.  She is also knitting on a baby novus test knit for Laura Nelkin out of Quince and Co Chickadee

 

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Laura finished a Button Tab Hat out of Woolfolk Far on size 3 and 4 needles.  She also finished Snug out of Knitpicks Biggo on size 9 needles.

 

Lauraspun rolags from Knit SPin Farm and plied them with some fleece.  She got 100 yards of a 3-ply.  She also spun her next 3rd of the patchwork kit.  She got 420 yards of a chain ply.

 

Leslie is spinning some First Edition Fibres, as well as playing with some Art Bitz on the Majacraft Rose.

 

Leslie has been listening to Yes, Please by Amy Poehler as well as the Tiffany Aching series by Terry Pratchett.  She has read Warsworn and Warlord by Elizabeth Vaugh.

 

Laura is relistening to Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce.  She is reading the Ghosts of Greenglass house.

 

Favorite Things:

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Giveaway: Mint Rain Yarn

Striping giveaway

 

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Laura’s WIPs 2018

This week we show Laura’s WIPs! This is always a popular recap as we go through items that have stalled out over the years. Thanks for watching!

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