EPISODE 255: Year Of the Garment

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ANNOUNCEMENTS + NEWS

  • I'll be partaking in Vlogmas, again!
     
  • The 15K YouTube Subscriber Giveaway winner is announced!
    Many thanks to the Woolly Thistle for the generous prize donation!! 
    (I used https://commentpicker.com/youtube.html to choose a winner)
     
  • I'm wearing my Damejakka Loppa cardigan

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

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 Fingering Yarn

VANILLA SOCKS 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

CHUCK by Andi Satterlund
Erika Knight for John Lewis, Aran, "Prune"

VANILLA SOCKS for Me!
Stress Knits Yarn, Sparkle base, "Aeroplane Over the ..." (blanking on the whole name)

STASH ENHANCEMENTS

My Black Friday Holst Garn order arrived! 
18 skeins, Holst Garn Supersoft. 

SHOP UPDATE

 

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BLATHER

Kristin Lehrer