Friday, August 28, 2015

Episode 97: Can Be Good Dog!


Tracie's dress knit from Kombucha,
coming soon to the runway at Paris Fashion Week!


Our Mother Bear KAL/CAL ends in just a few days.  We have almost 300 bears! 

Next KAL?  Fall Sweater 2015 KAL!   This will run September 15 – January 15.  To enter to win, you must knit or crochet an adult-sized sweater with sleeves (even if they are short).  We will have some suggestions for beginner sweater knitters in our chatter thread.

Barb and Tracie will be at the CogKnitive Fiber Retreat – Oct 10, 2015 – at the La Quinta Inn in Tehachapi, California

Barb finished:
Kitty Whiskers socks using Fishknits Strong Heart yarn in the Kitty Whiskers colorway
Nordic Trail Vest by Elizabeth Smith, using Cascade Ecological Wool in a brownish/gray colorway


Tracie finished
Vanilla socks in Lisa Souza Dyeworks Deluxe Sock in Flahriddah
5 Mother Bears 63, 64, 65, 66 & 67


Barb continues to work on:
The Crackerjack cowl by Stacy Simpson Duke, using 4 colors of Plymouth yarn DK Merino Superwash.
The Last Frost scarf by Julia Trice, using Bee Mice Elf Sock in the Apple a Day colorway.

Barb cast on
Wild Goose  Shawlette by Paula Emmons-Fuesle, using GnomeAcres Fancy Gnome (MCN blend) in the Aurora Gnomealis colorway.
Her second Dodgson by the Berroco Design Team, using Berroco Boboli in the Strawberry Jam colorway.
Perpendicular Cowl by Brenda Castiel, using Knit Picks Swish Worsted in 2 colors – Orange and Coal

Tracie continues to work on:
The Persimmon cowl by Jane Cochran, using Desert Vista Dyeworks Voir in the 2 Knit Lit Chicks Teal colorway.
The Longstreet shawl by Nancy Totten, using Abstract Fiber Temptation in The Gorge color way.
The Endearment cardigan by Hanna Majiejewska, using Jill Draper Makes Stuff Esopus in the Sapphire color way.
The Wanda Estelle poncho by Debbi Stone, using Kollage Yarns Fantastic in Slate Green.

The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sender


Tracie and Barb DO NOT recommend Because She Loves Me by Mark Edwards

Jacob I Have Loved by Katherine Paterson
CivilWarLand in Bad Decline by George Saunders
Cicada Spring by Christian Galacar
Faith by Jennifer Haigh

Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
Before He Finds Her by Michael Kardos

Nature Girl by Carl Hiaasen

2 comments:

  1. Hi ladies! I'm way behind, trying to catch up. This "Listen" links to the previous show! (Aug 5 recording date)

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  2. Thanks for letting us know! I have fixed the problem and you should be able to listen now :-)

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