EPISODE 249: "If You Make It, They Will Come"

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ANNOUNCEMENTS + NEWS

  • Voolenvine Yarns will be vending at Indie Untangled, October 20 from 5pm - 8pm
  • Tune into my Vlogtober series and keep up with all my daily October shenanigans! 
  • Winners for our Oracle Shawl KAL winners are announced! 

KALS

BOX O' SOX KAL
About: Knit at least 12 pair socks throughout 2017, and store them in a box as you go. When 2018 rolls around, you'll have a box full of fresh socks to get you through the new year!
Duration: January 1, 2017 — January 1, 2018

DAMEJAKKA LOPPA KAL
About: Eli (Skeindeer Knits Podcast) and I are co-hosting a KAL for the Damejakka Loppa cardigan by Pinneguri!
Deadline: October 31

MARLED MAGIC KAL
About: Laura (The Dyer's Notebook Podcast and Gynx Yarns) and I are co-hosting our 2nd annual KAL!! We decided on the Marled Magic shawl, by Stephen West! 
Duration: 2-months (September 1 - November 31)
 

FINISHED OBJECTS (FOS)

HALF MOON ORACLE by Kristin Lehrer
Voolenvine Yarns, Nouveau
Color A: Lady Of the Lake
Color B: Dead Calm
Color C: Neptunia
(Pattern is set to publish November 1, 2017)

WORKS IN PROGRESS (WIPS)

DAMEJAKKA LOPPA by Pinneguri
Jamieson's Spindrift: "Black", "Bracken", "Granite", "Heron", "Cyclamen", and "Dewdrop"
 

SEWING

ZINNIA SKIRT by Colette Patterns
Fabric: Chambray

Halloween costume plans: This year I'll be going as Feyre from the A Court of Thorns and Roses series, by Sarah J. Maas. (Amazon Link)
McCall's M6893
Halloween Costume inspiration: Charlie Bowater Fan Art Gallery

SHOP UPDATE

  • There will be no shop update until after Rhinebeck weekend. The next update is tentatively set for October 27 @ 7pm ET

 

PODCASTS MENTIONED

BLATHER

I chat about being inspired )by Kim of the Kim Smith Happy podcast and Katie of Inside Number 23 podcast), to try hand lettering / calligraphy and graphic illustration ... AND bullet journaling! 

If you're interested in upping your podcast / vlogging game, check out the Savvy Sexy Social YouTube channel, with Amy Schmittaur
* Amy's Bullet Journal Method (YouTube)

 

Kristin Lehrer