Welcome to episode 390! I’ve been enjoying a fun Labor Day weekend with lots of hanging out and crafting. I’m on another hat kick, and I’ve started a fun new mystery gnome-along, plus all those projects I should be working on. And this time I remember to share my souvenirs from Norway. I hope you’ll… Continue reading Episode 390: Scrappy hat knitting mojo.
Welcome to episode 382! I actually had a brief break from chickens this week and was able to knit several hats and make great progress on my WIPs. I’ll be out of town next week on business, so I’ll look forward to catching up with you again in 2 weeks. Happy knitting, spinning and sipping!… Continue reading Episode 382: Hats A-Plenty
Welcome to episode 358! I hope you had a lovely Christmas if you celebrated it, or just a wonderful weekend. Also Happy Kwanzaa. Today I have the last of the scrappy hats and a finished pair of socks to share, plus some new cast-ons, including some wild Christmas handspun socks. I wish you a happy,… Continue reading Episode 358, Happy Holidays!
Welcome to episode 357! I’ve been knitting almost a hat a day since I last recorded and I’ve got 5 more hats to share today. I also have a sock WIP, a spinning WIP and a sneak peek at my next cast on. I hope you have a wonderful holiday week and find some joy… Continue reading Episode 357: A Hat A Day
Welcome to episode 356! This week I’m on another hat kick, so I have a bunch of hats to share. I also have a finished spin and a pair of socks in progress, with more on the way. It’s been a quiet week and I’m enjoying some simple, quick knits – sometimes I find them… Continue reading Episode 356: Hat Trick +1
Welcome to episode 316! Today I’ve got lots of stories and little bit of knitting and spinning to share. I hope you’re doing well and that you enjoy this slightly longer than usual episode! Knitting Finished: More hats for Tiny Toppers Finished: Putting heels in a cranked sock tube! In progress: Vanilla Socks in Knit… Continue reading Episode 316: And then I hit a wall.
Welcome to episode 310! I’ve been knitting up fun hats again and having a ball. I also share some other projects I’m working on, and what I’m contemplating for the new year. Happy New Year to you! Knitting Finished and in progress: More children’s hats for charity, various leftovers In progress: Plume by Martin Storey,… Continue reading Episode 310, A few more hats.
Welcome to Episode 257! I took an unintentional week off last week (I recorded an episode and completely forgot to upload it!), so I’ve got lots to share this week. I hope you have a wonderful week! Knitting: Finished: Mashup of Nour by Alexandra Alfonso and The Vermonter by Abi Gregorio, Malabrigo Caracol in Diana… Continue reading Episode 257: Snow day!
Welcome to Episode 228! I have two FO’s to talk about and a million projects I want to start. May should be fun. I hope you enjoy! Tea: David’s Tea, Organic Sweet Almond Green Knitting: Finished: Comfort Fade Cardi by Andrea Mowry, Sample for Zen Yarn Garden Finished: Violet Waffles by Halldora J (adapted for child… Continue reading Episode 228: Podcaster Chokes
When Brown Sheep announced it was coming out with a new superwash wool DK-weight yarn, I couldn’t wait to sign up to try it. Brown Sheep generously offered me up to 3 skeins of their new Stratosphere, and I chose two with hats and mittens for the kids in mind. Stratosphere is a 3-ply, soft,… Continue reading Knit me: Brown Sheep Stratosphere