Episode 188 – Blunt Needles

Episode 188

Laura is knitting on some plain afterthought heel socks out of Vesper114 in the Gemstone colorway on size 1 (2.25) needles.  She is also knitting a Walking in Memphis hat on size 8 needles out of hanspun (Highland Handmades).

Leslie is knitting on Viajante by Martina Behm out of handspun from LynnZimm.

Laura has finished a pair of socks using the Fish Lips Kiss heel.  They were knit on size 1 needles (2 circs, Karbonz) and used Yarn vs. Zombies in the Party Elephant colorway.

Leslie has finished the Prairie Ridge Shawl by Susan B. Anderson In Infinite Twist in Autumnal

Laura has spun 1 of 3 bobbins of ITW Superwash Merino.  She has also spindle spun some Hobbledehoy battlings.  She spun a bit of extra fiber Liz sent.  It was spun thick and thin to so off the color variation and then 3-plyed.

Leslie has spun 4oz of Hello Yarn Fiber in “Saw Edged Teeth” and got 474 yards of a 2ply.  She also plied the Beach batt into two skeins of bulky and got 202 yards.

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I would love to hear (or even better, see) your yarn/craft stash storage solutions.

I have a dream of putting together a giant teddy bear made from squares knitted by all the wonderful people I’ve met on Ravelry. If you could make a giant item made up of pieces knit by all your friends, what would you make?

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Leslie is obsessed with knitting, and when possible, perfection in her knitting. All stripey socks must match exactly and all lace must be blocked severely. She has major love for all of her viewers/readers and hopes to keep blogging and podcasting for years to come.

One Response to Episode 188 – Blunt Needles

  1. madonnaearth says:

    Yeah!!!! Watching Knitgirllls on the Roku! My tech savviness went out with Windows XP and old school hard drives, so this is an amazing accomplishment on my part! KEWL!!!

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