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Episode 223: The Ending Didn't Suck

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Listen Recorded on April 7, 2021 Book Talk starts at: 35:50 Virtual get-together via Zoom on Saturdays, 12 noon  PST - Details  here Our Anything-But-Wool KAL is ongoing!  From February 15 to May 15, knit or crochet a project of at least 200 yards of any yarn that does not contain wool - that means cotton, linen, cashmere, silk, soy, steel, milk, corn - even acrylic!  Join our very active chatter thread  here , and post your FOs   here . Abington Mitts by Jennifer Lassonde Would you like to win a copy of the  Abington Mitts  by  BostonJen ? This lovely pattern is designed for DK weight yarn and would be a beautiful addition to anyone’s winter wardrobe.  Post on the  giveaway thread  to be entered to win! New Giveaway for fans of The Office!  Tracie has made an The Office-themed project bag to give away.  Post in the giveaway thread telling us what your favorite episode is and why.  The thread will close May 15. KNITTING Barb has finished: Mother Bear #235 Tracie has finished 1.   Sea

Episode 222: It has Tassels

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Listen Recorded March 22, 2021 Book Talk starts at 41:25 Virtual get-together via Zoom on Saturdays, 12 noon  PST - Details  here Our Anything-But-Wool KAL is ongoing!  From February 15 to May 15, knit or crochet a project of at least 200 yards of any yarn that does not contain wool - that means cotton, linen, cashmere, silk, soy, steel, milk, corn - even acrylic!  Join our very active chatter thread  here , and post your FOs here . Would you like to win a copy of the Abington Mitts by BostonJen ? This lovely pattern is designed for DK weight yarn and would be a beautiful addition to anyone’s winter wardrobe.  Post on the giveaway thread to be entered to win! KNITTING Barb has finished: Sunset Highway pullover by Caitlin Hunter, using using Brown Sheep Wildfoote Luxury Sock in the Vanilla colorway, and Cloudborn Fibers Highland Superwash Twist Sock, in the Ocean and the Magenta colorways Vindaloo Shawl by Melissa Schoschwary, using Cloudborn Fibers Highland Worsted in the

Episode 221: My Thighs Absorb the Cold

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Listen Recorded on March 3, 2021 Book Talk starts at 36:43 Virtual get-together via Zoom on Saturdays, 12 noon  PST - Details  here Announcing our Anything-But-Wool KAL!  From February 15 to May 15, knit or crochet a project of at least 200 yards of any yarn that does not contain wool - that means cotton, linen, cashmere, silk, soy, steel, milk, corn - even acrylic!  Join our very active chatter thread  here , and post your FOs here . O ur friend Fredi Baker has released the latest pattern in her one-skein shawl series!  The One Splendid Shawl is now available on Ravelry, and we have 3 copies to giveaway.  Post here to be entered to win. Would you like to win a copy of the Abington Mitts by BostonJen ? This lovely pattern is designed for DK weight yarn and would be a beautiful addition to anyone’s winter wardrobe.  Post on the giveaway thread to be entered to win! KNITTING Barb has finished Hearten Cowl by Helen Stewart, using random mini skeins and Knit Picks Palette fr

Episode 220: That Is Not A Recommendation

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Listen Recorded on February 15, 2021 Book talk starts at 25:00 Virtual get-together via Zoom on Saturdays, 12 noon  PST - Details  here Announcing our Anything-But-Wool KAL!  From February 15 to May 15, knit or crochet a project of at least 200 yards of any yarn that does not contain wool - that means cotton, linen, cashmere, silk, soy, steel, milk, corn - even acrylic!  The chatter thread has opened  here . Katy H. Carroll aka Katinka Designs will be hosting a KAL for her cowl designs!  Use the promo code COWLABUNGA to receive 50% off any of her cowl designs for the next few weeks, and then plan to knit along in March.  Check out Katy's cowl designs here , and look for details in her Ravelry group here . Our friend Fredi Baker has released the latest pattern in her one-skein shawl series!  The One Splendid Shawl is now available on Ravelry, and we have 3 copies to giveaway.  Post here to be entered to win. KNITTING Barb has finished:   Barb's Tan House Brook Hat 1.   Mother B

Episode 219: Who are We to Say No Cashmere?

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Listen Recorded Thursday January 28, 2021 Virtual get-together via Zoom on Saturdays, 12 noon  PST - Details  here Our Fall Sweater KAL has ended - listen to the end of the episode to find out if you are a prize winner! Announcing our Anything-But-Wool KAL!  From February 15 to May 15, knit or crochet a project of at least 200 yards of any yarn that does not contain wool - that means cotton, linen, cashmere, silk, soy, steel, milk, corn - even acrylic!  The chatter thread has opened here . KNITTING Barb has finished: Multidirectional Scarf #10 by Karen Baumer using a Caron Cake Create Your Own Adventure shawl by Fredi Baker, using an Invictus Yarns Beyond kit bought at Stitches 2019. Tracie has finished Vanilla socks in Western Sky Knits Smooth Sock in Concrete Sunset Scintillation by Hunter Hammersen - just playing with this, making stars in different yarns and sizes Barb continues to work on: Sunset Highway pullover  by Caitlin Hunter, using  Brown Sheep Wildfoo

Episode 218: My Butt has Written the Check

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Book Talk starts at 34:34 Recorded on 1/13/2021 Listen  here The 2020 2 Knit Lit Chicks Fall Sweater KAL runs until January 15!  This episode was recorded on January 13th, so please plan on listening to Episode 219 to find out if you won a prize! The Chicks are mulling over ideas for our next knit-along...stay tuned! Virtual get-together via  Zoom on Saturdays, 12 noon  PST - Details  here KNITTING   Barb has finished: 1.   Dalki  hat by Gillian Harkness, using leftover yarn from a  Caron Cake 2.   Mother Bear #232 Tracie has finished: 1.   Moon of My Life pullover  by Nadia Cretin-Lechenne in  Invictus Yarns Reward  in the Christmas Chaos colorway, and  Serendipidye Silken Sock  in the Papaya colorway Barb has frogged: Moondrip Swoncho  by Dragon Hoard Designs, using  Brown Sheep Wildfoote Lusury Sock  in the Vanilla colorway,  Cloudborn Fibers Highland Superwash Sock Twist  in the Magenta and the Ocean colorways Barb continues to work on: 1.   Multidirectional Scarf #9  by Karen Baum