EPISODE 254: "Steeking Isn't Scary!"

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ANNOUNCEMENTS + NEWS

  • Thanksgiving re-cap
  • I'll be partaking in Vlogmas, again!
  • 15K YouTube Subscriber Giveaway!
    Many thanks to the Woolly Thistle for the generous prize donation!! 

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

HALF MOON ORACLE KAL
About: I'm celebrating the release of my latest pattern with a 2 month KAL! To join, all you need to do is purchase / knit the Half Moon Oracle shawl, join the Yarngasm Ravelry group, and post in the Half Moon Oracle KAL thread. 
Duration: November 1   — January 1 2018

FINISHED OBJECTS

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

SOCKHEAD SLOUCH HAT by Kelly McClure
Wolfolk, Tynd - 05

WORKS IN PROGRESS (WIPS)

SUNSET HIGHWAY by Caitlin Hunter
Asylum Fibers, Solitary - "Housecoat"
Machette Shoppe, Singles - "Aqua Aura"
Woolen Boon, Singles - "Truffle Shuffle"
Voolenvine Yarns, Nouveau - "Dirty On Purpose"

BOUSTA BEANIE by Gudrun Johnston
Tuku Fing

VANILLA for Dennis
Gynx Yarns, Strong Sock - Eternal Sonata
- I'm knitting the sock using the Continental method (left handed knitting) US 1 / 1.25mm. 
- My thoughts on Chiaogoo Red Lace needles

STASH ENHANCEMENTS

SEWING

This week I'm wearing my latest incarnation of the Lady Skater Dress by Kitschycoo!

I'm also still working on Simplicity's 8294 (View C) - experiencing some technical difficulties with dart placement. 

I also mention the "SeamstressTag"
Check out Fluffy Fibers and Stitched In Sweden's Seamstress Tag vids! 

SHOP UPDATE

 

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BLATHER

Kristin Lehrer