Monthly Archives: July 2011

Episode 21: New Things!

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Episode 21

Lots of purchases this week!
Finished objects:
Kalajoki socks in Socks that Rock Lightweight, color Cloudy with a Chance (Sands of Time socks)
Works in progress:
Leaflette shawl in Wollmeise, color Silberdistel WD (“Link” Shawlforce piece)
Viridescent Gloves in Arucania Ranco, color 122 (dark green)
New things: (so many!)
-Lion Brand goodie bag (pretty much all junk, but hey, it was free)
Knitcellaneous shawl pin, buttons, Arucania Ranco yarn, and Regia self-patterning yarn from Bonnie’s Kozy Knit
-Pure silk undyed yarn… I don’t know from where, I didn’t get a receipt 😦
Knit happy travel tumbler
Book review:
Featured pattern:
Tetris Baby Blanket by GracieLou
Featured game:
Guild Wars (2 is not out yet, btw)
 
 
 
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Episode 20: Mini-episode

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Episode 20

Short one this week- sorry!
Previous FOs:
Clapotis, Malabrigo Silky Merino
Verity, Jo Sharp Silk Road Aran
Aeolian, Tilli Thomas Voile de la Mer
Featured pattern:
Link’s Gauntlets by Emily Hastings
Featured game:

Episode 19: Changes

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Episode 19

New job means new recording schedule!
Finished objects:
One Kalajoki sock (see below for link)
WIPs:
Kalajoki socks in Socks that Rock Lightweight, color Cloudy with a Chance (Sands of Time socks)
Leaflette shawl in Wollmeise, color Silberdistel WD (“Link” Shawlforce piece)
Book Review:
Knitting Rules by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee
Featured Pattern:
You Spin Me Right ‘Round- Rock Band Drumkit Covers by Aoibhe Ni Shuilleabhain (you see now why I didn’t try to say this in the show?)
Featured Game:
Fable series

Plurk Podcast Challenge Participants:

Alpaca and Ewe – Gail – http://alpacaandewe.blogspot.com/
Addicted to Yarn – Becky – http://addictedtoyarn.wordpress.com/
Barknknit – Natalie – http://barknknit.blogspot.com/
Britt Knits – Brittany – http://brittknitsvidcast.blogspot.com/
BloomingKnitter- Tina – http://bloomingknitter.wordpress.com/
CronicKnitter – Tanya – http://cronicknitter.blogspot.com/
Darthknitter -Tammy- http://proverbialknitter.com/
Dragonfly Soars – Vicki – http://dragonflysoars.blogspot.com/
DramaticKnits – Steve – http://dramaticknits.blogspot.com/
Domestikateddarling – Kate – http://www.domestikateddarling.blogspot.com/
Exchange Student in Fiberland – MariGayle -http://exchangestudentinfiberland.blogspot.com/
Family Fibers – Bobbi – http://familyfibervideocast.blogspot.com/
Knit Naturally – Dawn – http://knitnaturally.libsyn.com/webpage
Knit1hearttoo – Sheila – http://knit1hearttoo.blogspot.com/
Knit1hearttoo – Wendy – http://knit1hearttoo.blogspot.com/
Knitabulls – Diane – http://knitabullspodcast.blogspot.com/
Knitbytes – Beeca – https://knitbytes.wordpress.com/
Knittin’ on the Fly – Katie – http://knittinonthefly.blogspot.com/
Miss Elle Knits – Elle – http://misselleknits.blogspot.com
Mommyneedsyarn – Erin – http://www.mommyneedsyarn.com/
Needlebound-Liz -http://needlebound.blogspot.com/
NoteableNeedle – Kate – http://noteableneedlework.blogspot.com/
Purple Photokitty’s Artwork – kelly – http://ppkart.blogspot.com/
Sillyfru – Wendy – http://sassypantsknitter.podbean.com/
Rainlover Knits – Sarah – http://www.rainloverknits.com/
Yarnivore – Sadie – http://sadieruin.wordpress.com/
HippiePenguin -Hilary – http://hippiepenguinfibers.wordpress.com/

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Episode 18: Four Down

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Episode 18

Lots of progress on Nerd Wars challenges!
Finished objects:
Super Star out of homemade plarn
Coily snake cat toy, improvised, out of cascade 220 in a few different colors
Crimson Butterfly bookmark out of artyarns ultramerino sock yarn
Word Munchers nook cozy out of cascade 220 and some hand-dyed sock yarn
WIPs:
Kalajoki socks in Socks that Rock Lightweight, color Cloudy with a Chance (Sands of Time socks)
Leaflette shawl in Wollmeise, color Silberdistel WD (“Link” Shawlforce piece)
Book Review:
Strangers by Dean Koontz
Featured Pattern:
Featured Game:

Plurk Podcast Challenge Participants:

Alpaca and Ewe – Gail – http://alpacaandewe.blogspot.com/
Addicted to Yarn – Becky – http://addictedtoyarn.wordpress.com/
Barknknit – Natalie – http://barknknit.blogspot.com/
Britt Knits – Brittany – http://brittknitsvidcast.blogspot.com/
BloomingKnitter- Tina – http://bloomingknitter.wordpress.com/
CronicKnitter – Tanya – http://cronicknitter.blogspot.com/
Darthknitter -Tammy- http://proverbialknitter.com/
Dragonfly Soars – Vicki – http://dragonflysoars.blogspot.com/
DramaticKnits – Steve – http://dramaticknits.blogspot.com/
Domestikateddarling – Kate – http://www.domestikateddarling.blogspot.com/
Exchange Student in Fiberland – MariGayle -http://exchangestudentinfiberland.blogspot.com/
Family Fibers – Bobbi – http://familyfibervideocast.blogspot.com/
Knit Naturally – Dawn – http://knitnaturally.libsyn.com/webpage
Knit1hearttoo – Sheila – http://knit1hearttoo.blogspot.com/
Knit1hearttoo – Wendy – http://knit1hearttoo.blogspot.com/
Knitabulls – Diane – http://knitabullspodcast.blogspot.com/
Knitbytes – Beeca – https://knitbytes.wordpress.com/
Knittin’ on the Fly – Katie – http://knittinonthefly.blogspot.com/
Miss Elle Knits – Elle – http://misselleknits.blogspot.com
Mommyneedsyarn – Erin – http://www.mommyneedsyarn.com/
Needlebound-Liz -http://needlebound.blogspot.com/
NoteableNeedle – Kate – http://noteableneedlework.blogspot.com/
Purple Photokitty’s Artwork – kelly – http://ppkart.blogspot.com/
Sillyfru – Wendy – http://sassypantsknitter.podbean.com/
Rainlover Knits – Sarah – http://www.rainloverknits.com/
Yarnivore – Sadie – http://sadieruin.wordpress.com/
HippiePenguin -Hilary – http://hippiepenguinfibers.wordpress.com/

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Episode 17: Happy 4th

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Episode 17

A bit shorter this week, but lots of Round 2 talk.
Finished Object:
Echo Flower Shawl in Knitpicks Shadow Lace in Vineyard
Works in Progress:
Kalajoki socks in Socks that Rock Lightweight, color Cloudy with a Chance
Duckies in Patons Stretch Socks
Featured Pattern:
Vault Boy cross stitch by SeditiousStitches on etsy
Featured Game:
Left 4 Dead 1 & 2

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