Episode 180: She Picoulted All Over It


Recorded on April 24, 2019
Book Talk starts at 31:20

Our 2019 Colorwork KAL will continue until May 15, 2019.  Come join the conversation on the Chatter Thread, and post your finished objects on the FOs thread.

We draw the winner of  the Frost Heaves Cowl by Bronwyn the Brave at the end of this episode!  Coupon code for $2 off the Frost Heaves pattern: THELONGWINTER until April 30.

New Giveaway!  We have 2 new sock patterns from Jenn Sheelan: Dragon Toes Socks and Hit of Suspicion.  Comment on the context thread for a chance to win.  This contest will close June 30.

Tracie and Barb will be at Spinning at the Winery, Saturday, May 18 at Retzlaff Winery


Barb’s finished objects:
Helix Hat #8 by Jessica Rose
Vanilla socks using DVD Viso in Tea for Two color way
Gnome de Plume mystery gnome by Sarah Schira using scrap yarn
Fox Paws scarf by Xandy Peters, using the Craftsy kit in the Winter Night color palette.  Cloudborn Highland Sport in Black, Gray Heather, Lavender Heather, Dolphin Blue and White

Candy Hug Hat by Taiga Hillard Designs using yarn picked up at the NoCKRs destash table.

Tracie’s Finished Objects:
16 Knitted Knockers  for 2019!
Sand Layers by Lisa Hannes in January Yarns Staple Sock in Lucky and Serendipidye King’s Mountain Sock in Acapandemonium
Judah Cardigan by Juliana Lustenader in Tahki Yarns Cotton Classic in Spruce
Mother Bears 151-155

Barb continues to work on:
Christmas Vanilla Socks, using The Yarn Jar Shop sock yarn in The Grinch colorway

She has cast on:
ZickZack Scarf by Christy Kamm - free pattern on Ravelry - 5380 projects!  Using Lang Yarns MilleColori Baby in the 51 and52 color ways
Fire Bird Hat Test Knit for Carson of Rage Knit for Choice moderator Carson, using Alpenglow yarn and Madelinetosh Tosh DK in the grasshopper color way
Zephyr Cardigan by Celia McAdam Cahill, using Malabrigo Yarn Rios in the Teal Feather color way

Tracie has cast on:
Dare to Dream by Boo Knits in Duren Dyeworks Heavenly Fingering in Cherry Pop

She continues to work on:
Confetti by Veera Valimaki in Anzula Nebula in Lottie and Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering Multi in Rockaway
Fiddly Bits #7 by Jane Pihota in sport weight yarns


Barb recommends: 
Beshert by Erin Gordon
Boy’s Life by Robert R. McCammon

She does not recommend: 
Tear Me Apart by J.T. Ellison

She is currently reading
Greyhound by Steffan Piper

Tracie recommends: 
Holding by Graham Norton
His Bloody Project: Documents Relating to the Case of Roderick Macrae by Graeme Macrae Burnet

She does not recommend:

She is currently reading
Tell Me by Lisa Jackson
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens