EPISODE 247: "The Trouble With WIPs"

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ANNOUNCEMENTS + NEWS

  • Last Friday I had the chance to meet Andrea Mowry at Do Ewe Knit! 
  • Voolenvine Yarns will be vending at Indie Untangled, October 20 from 5pm - 8pm

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
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!

SELBU MITTENS by Skeindeer Knits
(Selbu Mitten Club)

Voolenvine Yarns, Smitten DK - "Mooncusser" and "Spinderella"

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"


SHOP UPDATE

PODCASTS MENTIONED

BLATHER

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

Throne of Glass (Series) by Sarah J. Maas
(Amazon Link)
A Court of Thorns and Roses (Series) by Sarah J. Maas
(Amazon Link)

Check out PolandBananaBOOKS book talk series on YouTube

Kristin Lehrer