Showing posts from January, 2021

Episode 219: Who are We to Say No Cashmere?

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

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