EPISODE 244: "Lykke Buttah!"

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ANNOUNCEMENTS + NEWS

  • Dye Studio Update

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

ORACLE KAL (I totally forgot to mention it in this episode!!) 
About: To celebrate the release of my new shawl pattern, I'm hosting a 2-month KAL over in the Voolenvine Yarns Ravelry group!
Duration: August 1 — October 1

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.

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 - October 31)

GIVEAWAYS

  • COLOUR BLENDER SCARF & WRAP, by Mina Philipp
  • SELBU MITTEN CLUB SUBSCRIPTION, by Eli (Skeindeer Knits)
     

FINISHED OBJECTS (FOs)

VANILLA SOCKS
Knit Picks, Felici, "Steamer Trunk"

LOVE EWE BABY by Susanne Sommer
(Do Ewe Knit Love Ewe Baby Summer KAL!)
Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles
Color A: Juniper
Color B: Fly
Color C: Hush
 

WORKS IN PROGRESS (WIPS)
 

STASH ACQUISITIONS

  • Ptown Pürl (Provincetown, MA)
    Molly Girl, Bass Line "Water's Edge"
     
  • A Great Yarn (Chatham, MA)
    Builtmore Wool Barn from Brewster, MA
    70/30 Baby Alpaca, Silk
     
  • LYKKE Driftwood Circular Needle Set

SEWING

I plan to sew the Violet top by Colette Patterns

I'm currently sewing / fixing a Butterick B4443 pattern. 


SHOP UPDATE

  • Next Update: Friday, August 18 @ 7pm ET
  • The second installment of the Twin Steeks Yarn Club has been dyed, and will ship no later than August 22. 

PODCASTS MENTIONED

BLATHER

What I've been reading (or listening to):

I finished reading A Court of Thorns and Roses (Series) by Sarah J. Maas ... I didn't want it to end!! 

Next up, I'll be reading / listening to her Throne of Glass series. 

What I've been watching: 

Game of Thrones (HBO)

Kristin Lehrer