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Episode 93

FOs

  • Somer
    • Crochet
      • Willy Wonka blanket using MadelineTosh DK and Vintage in Willy Wonka, Fizzy Lifting Drink, Mike Teevee, Violet Beauregarde, Snozzberry, Wonka Wash, and Slugworth
      • Dishcloths, etc. using Red Heart Scrubby and Scrubby Sparkle (6 completed, plus 1 fail)
    • Spinning
      • Heavenly Fibers Targhee
      • Greenwood Fiber Works camel/silk in “Rosewood”
  • Darcy
    • Lots of amigurumi!
    • Used up Nerd Girl yarn Coraline
      • FruJu Hat by Deb Cunningham
      • Spring Garden Shorties by Cathleen Campbell (One Skein Sock Yarn)
    • Close to You shawl (Justyna Lorkowska) using Western Sky Knits single strand sock blank in Cosmic

Active WIPS

  • Somer
    • Knitting
      • Mitred square sock blanket
      • Quaker Lines by Susan Ashcroft in handspun Three Waters Farm Rambouillet in “Birds in the Holly”
      • Argent from Hunter Hammersen’s Curls in Cascade Heritage Sock in Royal Blue
      • Geology Shawl by verybusymonkey in Malabrigo Sock “Lettuce”
    • Spinning
      • Elemental Fiber Works targhee/bamboo/silk in “Kepler 16-b”
  • Katie
    • Free Your Fade by Andrea Mowry. I used Dk yarns from Twist fiber Studio, Black Cat Fibers, and Rock and String Creations.
    • Tread by Shannon Cook using Round Table yarns in the lancelot (worsted) base. Using a purple color called Ambrosius.
    • Quill by Andrea Mowry using Plucky Knitter snug worsted in a blue one hit wonder
    • Bankhead hat by Susie Gourlay in malabrigo worsted in hummingbird
  • Darcy
    • Bonnie’s Targ (see above) in Knit Picks Mighty Stitch Eggplant
    • Wendy’s Fern Shawl by Princess Grenouille in Elemental Fiberworks Mars handspun by Somer
    • Doctor Who Scarf 14th Season by Tara Wheeler in Knit Picks Mighty Stitch Ash, Cream, Fairy Tale, Eggplant, Mulberry, Wisteria, and Pucker

Casting on Soon

  • Somer
    • Constellate Hat by Hunter Hammersen in “Stargazer” (or “Stargazing”?) by Kimarie’s Knitknacks
    • Sweater?

Other Crafty adventures

  • Cross stitch stocking

Acquisitions

  • Somer
    • Nothing knitting related but prezzies
      • Puzzle keeper
      • Cottage garden game
      • Roses
  • Katie
    • Hippo for Mardi Gras from Lolo did it
    • Speckled yarn from Long Dog Yarns
    • Fiber from Rock and String Creations
    • Darcy

 

  • Dumpling Cats by Sarah Sloyer

 

Reading & Watching

  • Darcy
    • Tea Dragon Society by Katie O’Neill
    • Reading for Tournament of Books judging in March
    • Watching Geek & Sundry shows (Critical Role’s new campaign!)
    • Watching RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 3
    • Watching Black Mirror

In the Kitchen

  • Baking
    • Blueberry-Buttermilk Pie Bars
    • Garam Grahams
    • Butterscotch No-Bakes

 

Episode 92

Thanks for listening after our little holiday hiatus. We’ll be back soon with Episode 93 and hope to get on a more regular recording schedule.

FOs

  • Somer
    • Knit
      • Samothrace Wings by Susan Ashcroft in Gynx Yarn Masham in “Pumpkin”
      • Paralucia Shawl by verybusymonkey in Happy Feet Dye 4 Me in “Spruce”
      • Vanilla Socks with Gynx Yarn in “Gingerbread House”
      • Mini hat garland
      • 2 Crocheted Christmas trees
      • Simple WPI Toque in Greenwood Fiberworks Merino/Bamboo/Silk in “Jingle Bells”
      • Thursday Morning Cowl by Alicia Plummer in Malabrigo Rios “Nimbus Gray”
      • Color Study Shawl by Karalee Harding in SweetGeorgia Tough Love Sock in Berry something and Daizie Knits in Hardy 2.0 in Wicked Cool
    • Spinning
      • Elemental Fiber Works Polwarth/Silk in HD 40307g
      • Elemental Fiber Works Oatmeal BFL/silk in Trappist-1e
      • Spunky Eclectic Polwarth in Tacos
  • Katie
    • Winter Butterflies by Jenny F (sweaterfreak) using Plucky Knitter primo worsted in a one hit wonder in a dark gray. This is a cabled hat.
    • Free Your Fade by Andrea Mowry. I used Dk yarns from Twist fiber Studio, Black Cat Fibers, and Rock and String Creations.

Active WIPS

  • Somer
    • Knitting
      • Payday Socks by Leah Oakley in Unwind Yarn Company in Lake Frances Sunrise
      • Quaker Lines by Susan Ashcroft in handspun Three Waters Farm Rambouillet in “Birds in the Holly”
      • Argent from Hunter Hammersen’s Curls in Cascade Heritage Sock in Royal Blue
      • Geology Shawl by verybusymonkey in Malabrigo Sock “Lettuce”
      • Dishcloths
    • Spinning
      • Heavenly Fibers Targhee
  • Katie
    • 800 yard dash shawl by Knitterella using Plucky Knitter primo fingering in oatmeal, wanderlust, and small batch 28.
    • Compass Shawl by Shannon Cook using Plucky Knitter groovy (cashemere!) in As You Wish and medieval.
    • Tread by Shannon Cook using Round Table yarns in the lancelot (worsted) base. Using a purple color called Ambrosius.
    • Quill by Andrea Mowry using Plucky Knitter snug worsted in a blue one hit wonder
    • Bankhead hat by Susie Gourlay in malabrigo worsted in hummingbird

Casting on Soon

  • Katie
    • Free Your Fade by Andrea Mowry in Kaweah Dk from Miss Babs in grays and purples.
  • Somer
    • Constellate Hat by Hunter Hammersen in “Stargazer” (or “Stargazing”?) by Kimarie’s Knitknacks

Acquisitiions

  • Somer
    • MadelineTosh Tosh DK in “Veruca Salt”
    • Hobbledehoy battlings in Gingerbread House
    • Rock and String Creations Alpaca/Silk
    • Elemental Fiberworks in Bubble Nebula
    • Twist Fiber Studio/Ninja Chickens tote bag
    • Greenwood Fiber Works Baby Camel/Silk Fiber
    • Blue Barn Farm Yak/Silk Fiber
    • Twist Fiber Studio Nantahala DK in “Gypsy Heart”
    • Twist Fiber Studio Cumberland DK in “Chameleon”
  • Katie
    • Miss Babs Kaweah DK – made my own gradient going from dark gray to light gray/purple
    • Black Cat Fibers – Dk and sock yarn – 40 Whacks – light gray base with dark red speckles

Reading & Watching

In the Kitchen