EPISODE 246: "Self-Imposed Jet Lag"

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ANNOUNCEMENTS + NEWS

  • Dye Studio Update
  • Vacation Recap
  • Trunk show @ Do Ewe Knit? 5-Year Anniversary Party Recap
    Thank you so much to everyone who came! And congrats again to Karen!! 

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!
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)
 

WORKS IN PROGRESS (WIPS)
 

I've been monogamously working on a new shawl design!

VANILLA SOCKS w/ Fish Lips Kiss Heel
Voolenvine Yarns, Footsie - "Gothday Cake"

MARLED MAGIC by Stephen West
I'm using LOTS of yarns for this project. Please see my Ravelry project page. 

AMULET by Helen Stewart
Color A: Voolenvine Yarns, Blitzed - "Mooncusser"
Color B: Voolenvine Yarns, Blitzed - "Plume"

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

STASH

  • Blacker Yarns Falkland Island Wool DK
    - Seafoam
    - Balsam Bog
    - Dolphin
    - Teaberry
     
  • Do Ewe Knit? Party Haul
    - Yarn Pimp - "Nightmare On Elmer Street"
    - Woolen Boon - "Truffle Shuffle"
    - Machete Shoppe - "Aqua Aura"
    - Hedgehog Fibres, Chubby - "Oracle"
     
  • Gynx Yarns, Single Merino - "Vampire"


SHOP UPDATE

  • Next Update: Friday, September 15 @ 7pm ET

PODCASTS MENTIONED

BLATHER

Barbados vacation Recap

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

Throne of Glass (Series) by Sarah J. Maas
(Amazon Link)

Kristin Lehrer