Welcome to Episode 332! I hope you’re having a lovely week. This week I finished a pair of socks and a spin, and cast on for a few new projects. Knitting Finished: Linnaea by Talvi Knits, Essence of Autumn Pasture Sock in Black Cherry In progress: Catch Some Waves Blanket by Yarnspirations Design Studio, Stylecraft Special DK in Shrimp, Blush and… Continue reading Episode 322: Summer Cast-ons
Welcome to Episode 331! It’s official – this week I registered Team CKT for another year of TDF. We’re everywhere this year – I started a Facebook group, you can tag your photos with #teamckt2021, or you can participate in the Ravelry thread I started. Join us and SPIN! Knitting Finished: Summer Sidewalk by Fifty Four… Continue reading Episode 331: Prepping for TDF
Welcome to Episode 287! The Tour is finished, and I have two knitted FO’s this week. Now what? Join me to find out. 🙂 Sipping: Yogi Tea, Egyptian Licorice Knitting: In progress: Lolo by Olga Buraya-Kefelian, Kim Dyes Yarn Sparkle DK in Bioluminescence and Fireflies at Play In progress: Elfe by Astrid Schramm, Zen Yarn… Continue reading Episode 287: 100 Hours of Crap Work
Welcome to Episode 286! This week I didn’t make a ton of knitting progress, but have lots of spins going to finish out Tour de Fleece. This one’s a long one so grab a tea, and your knitting and join me! Sipping: Friday Afternoon Tea, Bard’s Blend Knitting: I have a new pattern out! The… Continue reading Episode 286: Spinning and knitting and spinning.
Welcome to Episode 285! This week I’ve got a few FOs, some WIPs, a new project to cast on, and LOTS of spins. I hope you’re having a good and crafty week. Sipping: Friday Afternoon Tea, French Cookie Knitting: Finished: Wheat by Tin Can Knits, Dream in Color Classy in Valentine Finished: Cottage Hat by… Continue reading Episode 285: TDF and Blue Hats
Welcome to Episode 284! This week I’ve got lots of little projects to discuss – knits, spins, dyeing fiber, upcoming projects and more. Grab a cup of tea because this one’s a long one! Sipping: David’s Tea, S’mores Chai Knitting: Finished: Tamarugo by Anna Hintikka, Spirit Trail Fiberworks Zalti in Hydrangea Blue Finished: Bojagi by… Continue reading Episode 284: Tour de Fleece 2020
Welcome to Episode 283! This week I’ve got an FO, some WIPS and spins to share with you. Are you interested in doing a Christmas in July Sock KAL? Also Tour de Fleece starts this weekend – I’m hosting a team as usual. Come join us in the Ravelry group! Sipping: Tea Market, Birthday Tea… Continue reading Episode 283: Possibly impossible.
This year when Tour de Fleece rolled around, Brown Sheep Company asked if they could donate some spinning fiber to The Corner of Knit & Tea team. I was thrilled! Did you know Brown Sheep offers spinning fiber? Currently they have an undyed Rambouillet/Columbia cross that is washed, combed and carded and has a micron… Continue reading Spin Me: Brown Sheep Fiber
Welcome to Episode 239! Today I talk about a finished knit, what’s next on my needles and the end of the Tour! Tea: Verdant Tea, White Tea from the Wu Family Knitting: Finished: Breezeway by Laura Aylor, Brown Sheep Cotton Fine in New Age Teal Finished: July Hat by Courtney Kelly, Patons Classic Wool in… Continue reading Episode 239: I would love to show you that, but I can’t.
Welcome to Episode 238! Today I talk about my knitting and spinning, and show off a few of the Tour de Fleece prizes. This is the last week to spin spin spin! Tea: Tea Runners, Lemon Drop Black Knitting: Finished: Vanilla sock for Miles, Must Stash Yarn in 10 Days of Fiesta On deck: Breezeway… Continue reading Episode 238: Le Tour