EPISODE 261: "Strange Brews"

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Thank you so much to everyone for the birthday wishes! I skipped recording last week, but I'm back from my "knit-cation" with lots to chat about.

This week I announce the winner for the  Recollection Collection by Renée Callahan giveaway! 

I also chat about my plans for the Edinburgh Yarn Festival weekend. 

 

FOs

SOMETHING WICKED by Kristin Lehrer
Voolenvine Yarns, Smitten DK - "Grimm"
Pattern is currently being test knit, but hoping to publish it within a few weeks.  

WIPS

  • THREIPMUIR by Ysolda Teague
    Jamieson & Smith 2-ply Jumper
    - Cream White - "202"
    - Green - "FC12"
    - Jamieson Spindrift - "Dewdrop"
     
  • Zweig by Caitlin Hunter
    Voolenvine Yarns, Nouveau
    Color A: "Voolenvine No. 9"
    Color B: "Solstice"
    I purchased a set of WhiteLotus DPNs from Amazon to knit the sleeves. 

 

STASH ACQUISITIONS

Léttlopi from the TheWoollyThistle.com
I'm plannning to knit Dennis the Skógafjall pullover, by Dianna Walla

SEWING

This week I talk about my "Birthday Dress"
McCall's M6893

Professor Pincushion: How to Decrease the Bustline In a Commercial Pattern (YouTube)

 

SHOP UPDATE

Next update: Friday, February 9 @ 7pm ET
 

BLATHER

What I'm Watching:

  • Documentary Now! (IFC)
  • Comedy Bang! Bang! (IFC)
     


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