Sunday, 18 November 2012

Episode 22 - A Good Start





Hi there and welcome and thanks for joining me on this latest episode

Busy couple of weeks as usual and there is a very quick cameo appearance from Squirrel! 

So many thank you's for birthday wishes and gifted patterns:
Raerean - moonstone-beach-shawl
LittleRiaHen - ink
Beardielove - pamuya
Charminglochie - the-inaugural-sweater
Knitpurlgurl - tuch---shawl-sunsetxl
knittinwolfe - tgv-high-speed-knitting
froggymonkey - orchid-thief
spun2tight - gingerbread-cottage

Laughing Out Loud

Sock the Vote, Toe'd party socks are the sottopassaggio pattern out of SpacecadetCreations Aurora base in the sock the vote toe up party colourway. This is the first time I have cabled without a separate cable needle.  Using 3.25mm needles :).

Nattering Away

The vitamin-d cardigan all the short row shaping is done and now a few repeats of the eyelet sections remain and then edging. This is out of Rowan Panama yarn on 3.5mm needles.

Still going on the snowflake sweater out of a Patons DK book I have had for 3 - 4 years.  I am using Patons merino DK yarn and 4.00mm needles.

Remaining two sweater are the same pattern  afaemli---20-year-anniversary-sweater and I am knitting one boy and one girl one in Rowan pure wool DK, the girls sweater is almost done, all the colourwork is complete and just on the collar.

Boys sweater body is done to the armpit,  Size 4.00mm needles for both

Whispering to me
cycle-race-beanie another christmas present to do
bff-cowl for a cowl swap with the Caffeinated Knitting Group


Speech Therapy
Books received as gifts for birthday - Mochimochi and soktopus
Also bought two tatting pattern books

I probably didn't run through all the details on the podcast of the projects as I was keen to get off and knit some more sweaters!!!

Have a great couple of weeks and I'll see you soon

Bye for now :)

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