Episode 328 – Shattered Illusions

Leslie is knitting on a Shawl That Jazz out of Miss Babs Yowza in My Kelley.  She is also continuing to work on the Rebecca Rindquist Dropcloth Sampler.

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.

Laura finished the Deco Mug Mat out of Ella Rae worsted and ITW handspun.

Leslie finished a thing.

Laura spun 2oz of the Knitty & Color November Patreon Giveaway.

REVIEW:: Urban Knit Collection by Kyle Kunnecke, $26.99 USD

Leslie finished listening to WarBreaker by Brandon Sanderson.  She’s now listening to the 3rd in the Blackthorn & Grim series – Den of Wolves.  She just finished (and enjoyed) The Long Way To A Small, Angry Planet.

Laura is reading The Long Way To A Small, Angry Planet.  She also is listening to Turbo Twenty-Three by Janet Evanovich.

Favorite Things:

TheFirstDraft Club giveaway White Knight version of The Dresden Files club, also 25% off everything with the code “December” until the end of the year

Swatch Gauge from Akerworks

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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:

Roll For It

Patreon Giveaway

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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

Link to Tutorial request list

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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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