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Episode 150: Look At Me, Doing Math!

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Recorded on December 23, 2017
Book Talk starts at 31:15

Our Fall Sweater KAL is ongoing October 1-January 31!  To enter to win a prize, complete an adult sweater with sleeves - start a new one or continue with one less than 50% done, and post in the FOs thread.


Listen until the end of the podcast to find out who won the gorgeous skein of Duren Dyeworks Barbie Time!

Frog Peak Creations - offering 25% off all merchandise until January 7th with the code HOHOHO2017.  Get yours now!
We have 2 Knit Lit Chicks merchandise!  Please go here to see all the choices available.

EVENTS:
Sacramento Knitting Guild, February 1, 2018 - Barb and Tracie will be the featured speakers.

Stitches West 2018 - February 25-28, 2018

KNITTING

Barb has finished:
Mother Bear #124

Another Whinstone hat by Chrissy Graham, using Berroco Vintage in the Dungaree colorwa

The Medaki Cardigan by Kristen Johnstone, using Duren Dyeworks Joy DK in the Royalty colorway

Voyager MKAL by Rachel Roden, using Lorna’s Laces Shepard Sock in …

Episode 149: There are Decorative Pillows!

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Recorded on December 6, 2017

Our Fall Sweater KAL is ongoing October 1-January 31!  To enter to win a prize, complete an adult sweater with sleeves - start a new one or continue with one less than 50% done, and post in the FOs thread.


Giveaway Time!   Enter to win a skein of Duren Dyeworks Self-Control Fingering (100% BFL SW) in the Barbie Time colorway by leaving a comment here.  The thread will close December 15.

We talk about the Netflix series, American Vandal.

Watch how Tracie knits with a broken wrist!
Thank you to Diane of  Dinaripper Creations for sending Pussyhat project bags to Barb and Tracie!   Check out her shop for cute project bags, handknit items and other good things

We have 2 Knit Lit Chicks merchandise!  Please go here to see all the choices available!

EVENTS:
Sacramento Knitting Guild, February 1, 2018 - Barb and Tracie will be the featured speakers.
Stitches West 2018 - February 25-28, 2018

KNITTING

Barb has finished:

Added Elegance Socks for Ann, using Knit Picks Felici i…

Episode 148: I Can Flat-Iron My Hair with One Hand!

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Recorded on November 23, 2017
Book Talk starts at 25:31


Our Fall Sweater KAL is ongoing October 1-January 31!  To enter to win a prize, complete an adult sweater with sleeves - start a new one or continue with one less than 50% done, and post in the FOs thread.
Giveaway Time!   Enter to win a skein of Duren Dyeworks Self-Control Fingering (100% BFL SW) in the Barbie Time colorway by leaving a comment here.  The thread will close December 15. Want to win an copy of Helen Stewart’s Knitvent 2017?  Leave a comment on knittybarb’s Instagram post to enter.   This contest will close November 30.
Barb completely enjoyed the Authors Luncheon benefiting the National Kidney Foundation:  authors Joyce Maynard, Lee Child, Lisa See, Christine Carter, Daniel Handler (Lemony Snicket) and Lisa Brown, Stuart Brioza & Nicole Krasinski
Tracie has finished: Stashbusting Helix Hat by Jessica Rose Purl Rib hat by me in Plymouth Encore Purl Rib hat by me in Naturally Nazareth

Barb has finished: Mother Bear #1…

Episode 147: There's Dung Everywhere

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Recorded November 1, 2017 Book Talk Starts at 40:01
Our Fall Sweater KAL is ongoing October 1-January 31!  To enter to win a prize, complete an adult sweater with sleeves - start a new one or continue with one less than 50% done, and post in the FOs thread (coming soon!).
New Giveaway!  Duren Dyeworks Self-Control Fingering (100% BFL SW) in the Barbie Time colorway
Tracie has finished: Top This! snowflake hat in DMC Creative World Top This for Audrey Stashbusting Helix Hat by Jessica Rose for charity Cardigan for Arwen in Blue Moon Fiber Arts Woobu in the Pining for Ewe  colorway Ruby’s Hat by Caroline Spillane in Plymouth Toybox Rainbow

Barb has finished: Mother Bear #121 Pioneer Braid Scarf by Catherine Ryan, using Premier Yarns Sweet Roll in the Black Pepper Swirl colorway Another Ridge Runner Hat by Chrissy Graham, using leftover Plymouth Galway Worsted


Tracie has cast on: Stashbusting Helix Hat by Jessica Rose
And has continued to work on: 5th Fiddly Bits cowl by Jane Pihota from fingerin…

Episode 146: Stay Safe Out There

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Recorded on October 11, 2017
Book Talk Starts at 22:40
We really appreciate your iTunes reviews!  And we also really appreciate you joining our Ravelry group.  Thank you so much.
Our Fall Sweater KAL is ongoing October 1-January 31!  To enter to win a prize, complete an adult sweater with sleeves - start a new one or continue with one less than 50% done, and post in the FOs thread (coming soon!).


Tracie & Barb will be at:  Stitches West 2018 registration opened July 20 - rooms at the Hyatt and Hilton are long gone, but you can still register for classes!  Be sure and leave some free time on Saturday afternoon to come to our meet-up in the Hyatt bar.

Sacramento Knitting Guild February 1, 2018.  Tracie and & Barb will be the speakers at this meeting.
KNITTING Barb has finished:
Mother Bear #120 Helix Hat #5 by Jessica Rose















Tracie has finished:
Twist Hat (Twisted Up Reversible Striped Hat by Nicole Gehrig in Kraemer Yarns Naturally Nazareth in the Winter colorway (see picture at …