Episode 257: Happy Thanksgiving from the Chicks and Family!


Recorded on November 24, 2022

Book Talk starts at 22:00

Sweater KAL - 9/1/22 - 1/15/23!

Sweater KAL Chatter - rules are at the top of each page

12 in 22 Chatter Thread

Virtual get-together Zoom

2 Giveaways

 1.  The Little Pine Tree's Wish by Diane M. Howard 

 2.  3 skeins of Tracie's handspun

Prize winners will be announced towards the end of the podcast, right before family Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down segment


Barb finished:

1.  Mother Bear # 271

2.  Barb's Irish Hiking Hat by Blackhorse, using Plymouth Encore Tweed in the Red colorway

3.  Barb's Irish Hiking Scarf #3 by Adrian Bazilia, also using Plymouth Encore Tweed in the Red colorway

3. Will's Party Time socks using Berroco Comfort Sock in the Party Time colorway

Barb's Irish Hiking Hat

Tracie has finished:

NOTHING!  You will hear why in the "Working On" segment...

Barb is working on:

1.  Zephyr Mark ll by Celia McAdam Cahill using Blue Sky Fibers Woolstok in the Red Rock colorway

Barb has cast on:

1.  Collage Socks by Helen Stewart using Olgle Design Fiber Arts Coloration Fingering in the 827 colorway

2.  Colorwheel DK 1 Ball Scarf, using Sirdar a Clourwheel in the Perfectly Pretty colorway.

3.  Hermione's Everyday Socks by Erica Leader

Tracie is working on:

1.  Vanilla Sock in Canon Hand Dyes William Merino in Waterworld Sock Set

2.  Moon of My Life (AKA This F@&^ Sweater) by Nadia Crétin-Léchenne adapted by Celia McAdam Cahill for a man in worsted weight yarn - in Universal Yarns Uptown Worsted in Granite and Berroco Vintage in Cotton Candy

Tracie has cast on:

1.  Guantes Jota DK Fingerless Mitts by Paola Aguirre using Newton's Yarn Country Superwash DK 

2.  Light Trails by SuviKnits using Anzula Haiku in the Madam colorway

3.  Darling Darby by Jean Clement in Berroco Vintage in Cotton Candy and Uptown Worsted


Barb has finished:

1.  Missing Daughter by Rick Molina - 4 stars

2.  A Sharp Solitude by Christine Carbo - 4 stars

3.  Lucy By the Sea by Elizabeth Strout - 4 stars

4.  She Lies Close by Sharon Dowering - 3 stars

5.  Missing...and Presumed Dead by Michael Fleeman - 3 stars

Tracie has finished reading:

1.  On the Beach by Nevil Shute - 3.5 stars

2.  Murder in the Family:Inside the Story of the Jersey Murders by Jeremy Josephs - 3 stars

3.  The Fiancee by Kate White - 3 stars

4.  The Drowning Kind by Jennifer McMahon - 3.5 stars

5.  Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro - 4.5 stars

6.  Passing On by Penelope Lively - 2 stars