Showing posts from April, 2017

Episode 135: She May be a Bubble off Plumb...

Listen Recorded April 26, 2017 Book Talk Begins at 42:35 Our Colorwork KAL is almost finished, so get knitting and post those FOs ! 2KLC Swap is moving along.  Please check in frequently! April 30th: Check-In #2  May 15th: Check-In #3  May 31st check in #4  JUNE 15th: Mail-By Date Tracie has finished Retreat Bath Mitt by Elizabeth Doherty in Quince & Co Sparrow Peer Pressure Shawlette by Celia McAdam Cahill in Invictus Yarns Desert Dream in the Deep colorway Allegra tank top by Svetlana Volkova in Euro Baby Kid Cotton Barb has finished: Skew Socks by Lana Holden using  Desert Vista Dyeworks Viso in the Asphalt Jungle colorway Tracie has cast on: Arena by Norah Gaughan in Juniper Moon Farms Zooey DK   And she continues to work on: 2nd Fiddly Bits  by Jane Pihota from a fingering-weight “magic cake” Vanilla socks in Wisdom Yarns Saki Bamboo in the Garnet Ridge  colorway Iðunn by Ragga Eiríksdóttir in Istex Lettl

Episode 134: I'll Never Stop Reading About Bad People

Listen Recorded on April 13, 2017 Book Talk starts at 26.50 Our  Colorwork KAL   started March 1 and will go until May 1.  Challenge yourself!  The   FOs thread   is open.  You still have time! The  2 Knit Lit Chicks Spring Fling Swap  has started!  You should have received your  swap partner by now.  If you are participating, be sure and check the Swap thread a couple of times a week to keep up. We had a fabulous time at the NoCKRs 2017 retreat!   KNITTING Tracie has finished: *   Fiddly Bits  cowl by Jana Pihota, using leftovers from stash! *  3 Knitted Knockers Barb has finished:   *  Smorgasbord Cowl  by Cindy Garland, using a kit bought at the  Stunning String Studio  booth at Stitches West (pictured above *  5 Knitted Knockers *  Mother Bear #104 Barb has cast on: *   Edin  cardigan by Bonne Marie Burns, using  Raven Frog Sheepless  in the Captain's Blue colorway *   Fiddly Bits Cowl  by Jana Pihota, usi

Episode 133: Boy The Fashion Was Ugly Then...

Listen Recorded March 29, 2017 Book Talk starts at 24:20 Our Colorwork KAL started March 1 and will go until May 1.  Challenge yourself!  The FOs thread is open. Barb has finished:   3 Knitted  Knockers My Rainbow Heart by Stephanie Lotven, using Valley Yarns Huntington That Easy Guernsey Hat by Christine Roy, using leftover aran weight yarns Vanilla socks using Knit Picks Felici in the Baker Street colorway Tracie has finished: 5 knitted knockers Sprig Cloche by Alana Dakos in Cascade 220 Superwash Sport All That Jazz by TheTwistedYarn blog in Greenwood Fibers Star Dust mini-skeins in Earthen Hues Mini-Landing Cardi by Vera Sanon in Fishknits Panache   Barb has cast on: Test knit - Scallop Shell Shawl by Kimberly Gintar (the Giving Flower) using 2 skeins of Candy Skein Yummy Fingering in the Blue Bubblegum and Boysenberry Jam colorways. Skew socks by Lana Holden using Desert Vista Dyeworks Viso in the Asphalt Jungle colorwa