Episode 366 – Falloween

Leslie is knitting on a Glama wrap by Kirsten Kapur.

 

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl. Laura is knitting some afterthought heel socks on size 0 needles.  She is using Desert Vista Dyeworks in the Witches colorway.

Leslie finished a simple pair of sport weight handmade socks with a German Strap Heel out of Gynx in the Abandoned Carnival colorway.  

 

Laura finished a pair of HD Yarns striped socks using the Wendy Johnson Toe Up sock with Gusset.  She also finished a baby hat out of some random handspun on size 9 needles.

 

Laura is spinning a mashup of 2 Unwind yarn company braids of fiber.  They are both BFL.  The first is abalone and the second is terra firms

 

Leslie is currently listening to Daughter of Smoke & Bone and Children of Time.  She just started Trigger by Scarlett Dawn.

 

Laura is listening to Hunter by Mercedes Lackey.

 

Favorite Things:

 

Halloween catt

 

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Episode 365 – Nuggets of Knowledge

 

 

Leslie is knitting a simple pair of sport weight handmade socks with a German Strap Heel out of Gynx in the Abandoned Carnival colorway.  She’s also working on a “running dog” themed card weaving project.

 

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl.  She is also working on a pair of HD Yarns striped socks using the Wendy Johnson Toe Up sock with Gusset.

 

Laura has spun Unicorn Dance Party by HipStrings and got 139yds of a 2ply.

 

Review: Knit Mitts by Kate Atherley MSRP $23.99

 

Leslie listened to Tower of Dawn, Hell Divers, and is currently listening to Daughter of Smoke & Bone.

 

Laura finished Restart by Gordon Korman and Swing It Sunny Jennifer L. Holm.

 

Favorite Things:

Upcoming Events – John Mullarkey class 9/15 in Eureka Springs.  Fiber in the Boro Oct 21st. Laura will be teaching at the Magical Fiber Fantasy retreat in Orlando November 8th-12th. We are going to try to get into Plyaway in April 2018. Probably MDSW 2018 too.

catt

 

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Episode 364 – Lower Threshold of Propriety

Leslie is knitting a simple pair of sport weight handmade socks with a German Strap Heel out of Gynx in the Abandoned Carnival colorway.  She’s also working on a silly cat embroidery piece from Hawthorn Handmade.

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl.  She is also working on a pair of HD Yarns striped socks using the Wendy Johnson Toe Up sock with Gusset.

Leslie finished a silly alpaca from Hawthorn Handmade.  

Laura has been processing and spinning a Shetland Fleece from Ross Farm Fibers.  She also finished the “Spaced Out” blend from Hipstrings 8oz yielded 250yds 2ply spun on the ladybug.  She also spun Knitty and Color sw merino in Super Fun – 75yds 2ply spun on the ladybug and Sun Valley Fibers Gone Fishin’ colorway in SW BFL into a Bulky weight 90yd chain ply on the ladybug.

Leslie listened to Earthcore.  She listened to Illuminae and Gemina by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff.  She’s currently listening to Tower of Dawn.

 

Laura is boring and has no books to talk about

Favorite Things:

Upcoming Events – John Mullarkey class 9/15 in Eureka Springs.  Fiber in the Boro Oct 21st. Laura will be teaching at the Magical Fiber Fantasy retreat in Orlando November 8th-12th. We are going to try to get into Plyaway in April 2018. Probably MDSW 2018 too.

catt

 

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Episode 363 – Fuzzy Wuzzy

 

Leslie is knitting on a So Faded, but it will be striped.  She’s also working on a silly alpaca from Hawthorn Handmade.

 

Laura is knitting the Evenstar shawl.  She is also working on a pair of HD Yarns striped socks using the Wendy Johnson Toe Up sock with Gusset.

 

Leslie finished nada.  She has been processing CVM cross from Dixon and a Cormo named Viola from Foxhill Farm.

 

Laura has been processing and spinning a Shetland Fleece from Ross Farm Fibers.  She also finished the first 4 oz of “Spaced Out” blend from Hipstrings.  Next on the wheel will be Knitty and Color sw merino in Super Fun.

 

Leslie has read Single Malt (m/m romance) and Black Magic, and is reading The Shift of the Tide (uncharted realms). She listened to The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet and is currently listening to Earthcore

 

Laura is reading Chasing Space by Leland Melvin (Young Readers Edition)

 

Favorite Things:

Craftsy Watch-All-Day event

 

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