Episode 161: Give It Here, Malfoy!
Recorded June 20, 2018
Book Talk starts at 18:30
Get ready for our summer swap (slated to begin in late June), hosted by the wonderful Sandra (check out her Etsy store, SweetSerendipity37!). Check out this thread and vote to let Sandra know you’d like to participate.
We are hosting our annual Mother Bear KAL starting June 1, and ending on August 31, 2018. Any bears you have knit or crocheted in 2018 are eligible to be entered for prizes. If you want more information about the Mother Bear Project, please go here. Don't have a pattern? Please go here to order a pattern! It will be sent via US mail with a very short turn-around time. Our FO thread is here - please post a separate photo for each bear you make! And thank you to our wonderful listeners and vendor friends for donating prizes for the KAL.
Cumulus Bear - a Mother Bear in Juniper Moon Farms Cumulus to go with the baby hat for Tracie’s niece- or nephew-to-be
Misty Scarf by Kaffe Fassett, using 2 skeins of Rowan Kidsilk Haze Stripe (now discontinued) in a pale blue and pale pink colorway and a darker blue, cranberry and hot pink colorway.
Tracie continues to work on:
Knitting at the Library Cowl by Cori Eichelberger in Invictus Yarns Beyond Mini-Set in the Forest colorway
Barb continues to work on:
Tale as Old as Time Cowl by Anne Vally, using Must Stash Yarns & Fiber Perfect Self-Striping Sock in the Beauty and the Beast colorways
2. Rose City Rollers by Mara Catherine Byner, using leftover Knit Picks Hawthorne Speckle Yarn in the Cosmic Speckle colorway
The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling
The Hot House: Life Inside Leavenworth Prison by Pete Earley
The House by the River by Lena Manta
The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn
Tracie is reading:
Calypso by David Sedaris
Fatal Vision by Joe McGuinness
Barb is reading
Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout
Tracie recommends The Office
Barb recommends Anne of Green Gables on Craftlit