Episode 196: He Went Back to Being a Crappy Accountant

Recorded on January 16, 2020
Book Talk starts at 30:07

Our annual 2 Knit Lit Chicks Fall Sweater KAL has finished.  Listen to the end to find out if you won one of our prize packages.  Thanks to everyone who participated!

Western Sky Knits giveaway - winner at the end of the podcast!

Our next KAL will be a Poncho Knit Along!  Start thinking about what you want to knit or crochet now.  We have a Poncho Bundle already!  This KAL will run from February 1 to May 1, 2020.

Celia McAdam Cahill has given us three copies of her Zephyr cardigan pattern to give away - and one of them includes the yarn to knit it!  Please post a comment in the thread to be entered to win.

Barb has finished
Mother Bears 191 and 192
8 Knitted Knockers

Tracie has finished
Plaidaptation by Aunt Ninny in Plymouth Select Worsted Merino Superwash and Malabrigos Rios

Barb continues to work on
Sunnydale Cowl by Katy H. Carroll (Katinka Designs), using Malabrigo Yarn Arroyo in the Anniversario colorway
Trail Hoodie by Marly Bird, using Western Sky Knits Magnolia Sock in the Wisp color way

And has cast on
Beech Hill by Leah McGlone, using Berroco Remix in the Strawberry color way
Multidirectional Scarf #8 by Karen Baumer, using Caron Cakes

Tracie has cast on
The Stripe-on-Stripe Shawl by Fredi Baker in Speakeasy Yarns Shady Lady Gradient in Oasis and Serendipidye Sausalito Silken Sock in Papaya
Rachel by Josee Paquin in Fyberspates Vivacious 4-Ply in Slate

And continues to work on:
Bellefluer Cardigan in Madelinetosh Silk/Merino in the Mill Pond color way
Rikke Hat by Sarah Young
Vanilla Socks in West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4-ply in the Rum Paradise colorway

Barb read
The Wicked Girls by Alex Marwood - 3 stars
The Thinnest Air by Minka Kent - 3 stars
We Were Mothers by Katie Sise - 4 stars

Tracie read
The Wonder Bread Summer by Jessica Anya Blau

Barb recommends the documentary series Cheer on Netflix - read all about it in this Texas Monthly article

Tracie recommends the British police detective series Unforgotten on Prime Video (Season 3 available with PBS Masterpiece subscription on Prime Video)