Episode 239: "Just One More Row ...
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ANNOUNCEMENTS + NEWS
Voolenvine Yarns will be having another trunk show @ Do Ewe Knit? In Westfield, NJ!
When: Saturday, June 25 @ 10am
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
Box O' Sox KAL Ravelry chatter thread
About: Knit, spin, crochet anything* using yarn that is any shade of mauve.
Co-hosted by Shawna of Adelaide Cottage Yarns and Podcast
Duration: May 1 — July 1
*see guidelines and restrictions in Ravelry thread.
Mauve-along KAL Ravelry chatter thread.
DAMEJAKKA LOPPA KAL
About: Eli (Skeindeer Knits Podcast) and I are co-hosting a KAL for the Damejakka Loppa cardigan by Pinneguri!
Duration: Since the pattern is very involved, we're keeping the deadline flexible. When we see participants close to completing their cardigan, we'll set a KAL end date.
FINISHED OBJECTS (FOS)
ORACLE, by Kristin Lehrer
Voolenvine Yarns, Nouveau
Color A: Coven
Color B: Grimm
Color C: Paranormal
This pattern is currently being test knit. I hope to publish it by August 1. Stay tuned!!
WORKS IN PROGRESS (WIPS)
- TWEED BABY BLANKET by Jared Flood
Knit Picks, Squish, "Dove Heather", "Marble Heather", "Garnet Heather"
- EYEBALL SHAWL by Stephen West
Pupil: Skeinny Dipping, "Space Pants"
Iris: Skeinny Dipping, "Olives"
Sclera: La Bien Aimée, "Gateway Purple"
I'm partaking in the #KeepKnittinKittenKAL, hosted by the Corner of Craft and Stringing It Together podcasts!
- SCARFY THING by Beata Jezek
Voolenvine Yarns, Nouveau - "Poe"
Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles - "Day Dream"
Various neon scrap
- DAMEJAKKA LOPPA by Pinneguri
Jamieson's Spindrift: "Black", "Bracken", "Granite", "Heron", "Cyclamen", and "Dewdrop"
I'm quilting!!! I pieced together a baby-sized quilt using 42, 5" precuts.
Jaclyn of Brooklyn Knit Folk is hosting a Quilt-a-long (@BrooklynKnitfolkQAL) and created a great step-by-step quilting YouTube video series.
Moonstone Dyeworks, Stellina Sock, "Fortune Teller"
I'm taking a little time off to prep for my upcoming trunk show at Do Ewe Knit?
Whatever doesn't sell will go into the shop Monday, June 26 @ 10am ET.
- Skeindeer Knits with Eli
- This Old Knit with Nina
- GemmaDarlingDaily with Danielle
- Yarn Pimp Podcast with Karen and Danielle
- CraftTea Chat (Corner of Craft) with Hannah
- Stringing It Together with Becky
- Sticks + Twine with Eric
What I've been watching:
The Handmaid's Tale (Hulu)
(The book is by Margaret Atwood)
Twin Peaks (Netflix)
What I've been reading:
The Witch's Daughter by Paula Brackston