Monday, 27 August 2012
Hi there and welcome to Episode 16 ..I took last week off while I was on vacation and I share with you some of what we did while in Newquay and look out for some photos at the end :)
Nattering away is still the evenstar-shawl in 3.25 mm needles in Duchess of Lace / Dusk from CountessAblaze
Also I still have a spectra on 3mm needles out of two regia sock yarn
Newly cast on this week has been 28s-big-sister-77 on 4.00mm needles out of Araucania Botony of Lace
No work on the Girly Log Cabin Blanket this week
Laughing out Loud is a good old washcloth!!
Tongue Twister the falkland top in the foxglove colourway from ButterflybushYarns is finally spun and plied although not soaked or yardage calculated yet.
Whispering to me are some stripey socks in TwistedLimoneDesigns tangy self striping sock yarn in the Paris in Spring colourway and also vitamin-d in Rowan Panama
Speech Therapy I have some yarn and fibre from unwindyarncompany along with some Munchkin Yarn from cattailknits and while in Cornwall I visited a shop www.knittingwoolandyarn.com and made a few purchases.
Hope you all have a fantastic week:)
Sunday, 12 August 2012
Hi there and welcome to Episode 15 - I hope you enjoy the slight change of scenery!
I have been spending some time this week and so talk about that is the Whispering to Me section and also run through the details of our Be Prepared KAL that is running through August & September over in the ravelry group
To run through what has been nattering away
Evenstar Shawl which I am knitting in laceweight yarn from CountessAblaze in the dusk colouway on 3.25 mm needles. I have finished the circular section and have just started the beaded edging :)
Spectra being knit in Regia Sock yarn and this is on 3.00mm needles and is the first of my Be Prepared cast ons
moderne-baby-blanket being knit on 4.00mm needles out of various pink and girly Sirdar Snuggly DK
Laughing out Loud
My Captain's getting hitched which is the hitchhiker knit on 3.25mm needles out of Captain America colour from GnomeAcres
Still no spinning
August Club colourway for July Fibre Club from hilltopcloud
2 braids of fibre from ButterflybushYarns in the Gothic Barbie and Robot colouways
2 skeins of yarn from GnomeAcres
Have a great week :)
Sunday, 5 August 2012
Hi there and welcome to Episode 14
Limited show notes this week as I busy watching the Olympics but I would like to know how your all organise your knitting and projects particularly when it comes to gift knitting.
I would also like some feedback on Hya Hiya Sharps as I am thinking of buying some to try.