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Stitch Addiction episode 41: Socks, spinning, and sweaters

Tuesday, 14 October, 2014

Stitch Addiction episode 41: Socks, spinning, and sweaters

Show Notes: Stitch Addiction episode 41

Tuesday, 14 October, 2014

Don’t forget to head over to the Ravelry group to enter for the Drop Stitch Scarf kit from Paradise Fibers!

What I’m wearing

Porom – pattern by Jared Flood, out of Valley Yarns Northampton in Dark Grey
Ulmus – pattern by Kirsten Kapur, using Blue Moon Fiber Arts Mediumweight in Rose Quartz and Gertrude Skein

Off the needles

Socktober Pumpkin Socks – Out of Spun Right Round Superwash Sock in the Pumpkin colorway, using the Fish Lips Kiss Heel.

On the needles

Socks for The Scientist – Knit with Have You Any Wool in the color Midnight Hour. Yarn is discontinued.
Handspun socks – Using handspun, spun by me, in Pigeonroof Studios Superwash Merino in Hundreds and Thousands.

Spinning

Spun Right Round – SW Merino in Escape
Turned on the Cut
Two if by Hand – Spinning a mixed BFL in the color Big Ol’ Five
Aaron Makes Stuff

Sweaters

MadelineTosh – Colors shown were Windowpane and Modern Fair Isle
Mama Vertebrae
Abbi Light
Valley Yarns Northampton
Harvest
Watershed

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Stitch Addiction episode 40: And no consistency

Tuesday, 7 October, 2014

Stitch Addiction episode 40: And no consistency

Show notes: Stitch Addiction episode 40

Tuesday, 7 October, 2014

Don’t forget to head over to the Ravelry group to enter for the Drop Stitch Scarf kit from Paradise Fibers!

On the needles

Sockhead Hat – Because obviously I need a hat that looks like funfetti cake. Yarn is Sunshine Yarn Classic Sock in Cupcake.
Socktober Pumpkin Socks – Out of Spun Right Round Superwash Sock in the Pumpkin colorway, using the Fish Lips Kiss Heel.

Spinning

Pigeonroof Studios SW Merino in Hundreds and Thousands. 459 yards of a 2 ply.
Trindleman
Spun Right Round – SW Merino in Escape
Turned on the Cut

Favorite Things

Moonrover – Polworth Top in The Grand Budapest
October House – Finn roving in Primavera
Dark Matter Knits podcast
Hello Yarn

 

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Show notes: Stitch Addiction episode 39

Tuesday, 30 September, 2014

Socktober KAL

Hashtag: #sasocktober14
Socktober chatter thread
Eat. Sleep. Knit.
Spun Right Round

Off the needles

September socks – Yarn is Lynai Yarn sock Across the Universe. Fish Lips Kiss Heel.

On the needles

Sockhead Hat – Because obviously I need a hat that looks like funfetti cake. Yarn is Sunshine Yarn Classic Sock in Cupcake.

Cross Stitch

Mysterious Halloween Town by the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery

Favorite Things

St. Louis

Strange Folk Festival
In a Sknit podcast
Tangerine Designs
Dyeabolical
Yarn Geek
Dunaway Books
Broadway Oyster Bar
Ted Drewes
Cahokia

Sophie’s Toes – Bought a Magic Ball in Monet’s Garden (already had one in Chagall) for a scrappy Color Affection.

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Stitch Addiction episode 39: Knitters gotta represent

Tuesday, 30 September, 2014

Stitch Addiction episode 39: Knitters gotta represent

Show notes: Stitch Addiction episode 38

Tuesday, 23 September, 2014

Off the needles

Cannonball – Influenced by this project. Using MadelineTosh Vintage in Ink.
Lovejoy Slouch – Bought pattern and yarn in early summer 2013, finally getting around to knitting it! Out of MadelineTosh 80/10/10 in Nassau Blue.
Chelsea Market Hat – The perfect shade of yellow – MadelineTosh Candlewick. Using the Vintage base. Do not care that it might not look good with my skin tone, I adore this color.
Ripple – My 2nd Ripple, to replace the one I lost somewhere between Idaho and Texas in 2010. Yarn is Dream in Color Classy in Sundown Orchid.

On the needles

September socks – Yarn is Lynai Yarn sock Across the Universe. Fish Lips Kiss Heel.
Sockhead Hat – Because obviously I need a hat that looks like funfetti cake. Yarn is Sunshine Yarn Classic Sock in Cupcake.

Question – What is on my knitting bucket list?

Color Affection – Love these scrappy versions by Ladibug and Renee-Ellen.
Bloody Mary
Guernsey Wrap – Inspiration from Rachel over at The Hungriest Knitter.
Menagerie at Midnight – From Anna Maria’s Needlework Notebook.

Cross Stitch

Interview with Jody from Satsuma Street on NPR.

Spinning

Pigeonroof Studios sw merino in Hundreds and Thousands.

Favorite Things

1. Strickmich Club
2. Touching History
3. Aaron Makes Stuff Spindles

Events

Strange Folk Festival – Saturday, September 27th

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