Episode 93 – Multicraftual Wool Piggie


Bonus Round ends next week! Yarn things and Spinning things should be entered in their appropriate threads! Yarn doanted by A Riot of Color.

FO: Tulip Sock - The Color Wheel
Sapphire Flutter Mitts - Red Barn Yarn

WIPs: Lush Mitts out of more Color Wheel and
Smells Like Yarn Dishcloth-alongs both fought back this week.
Convergence -pattern out of Interweave Crochet this summer, yarn is Noro Taiyo Sock on a US F hook.
Zoom Dragon is coming along - kits available at The Woolery - check out their Zoom-along for August!Make your own critter and win a prize! - my eyes came from AmiEyes and I don’t blame Lucas for the man-handling my eyes received.

Spinning / Tour de Fleece -
Sill on my KnittyandColor kick! Here’s a linky to my project page for the most recent spin.

Acquisitions/ Wool Piggery
Gale’s Art
Must Stash yarn and fiber
Gynx Yarn
Desert Vista Dyeworks
Fibernymph Dye Works
Fat Squirrel bags

Episode 90 – Bonus Round


Lots of things guys -

I may be at the SSK market! I’ll keep you posted!

Winners of the Start-along -
Laurie521 won the Daizieknits yarn, CaffeinatedGert won the Fondant Fibre punies! Congrats, ladies!

AND We’re going into a Bonus Round! This month, keep showing me what you’ve started! Using the same threads, start opening a new thread for each thing you start. I’m giving away a skein of superwash merino fingering weight from A Riot of Color and a one-of-a-kind batt from a friend at guild.

FO - Indy Dishcloth out of I Love this Yarn! Stripes in Too Pink.

WIPs -

Spinning -
KnittyandColor merino in Tidepool colorway. Split down the middle lengthwise, spinning end-to-end, will chain ply.

Acquisitions -

  • Some decals to put on my spinning wheel from Old Time Pottery
  • My yarn from the yarn crawl came in - Shepards Wool 3 ply Merino in Sage. SO SOFT.

Tour de Fleece!
Team Caffeinated 2014 - I really have no goal set yet beyond spinning every day.

Still gotta knit that SPAKAL sweater, need to work more from patterns I already own, I finished some socks for the hubs (yay!), and I still have a hairpin lace project, the Sipalu Bag, Radiating Suede Star AfghanAugusta cardigan](/projects/Mandikat/augusta-cardigan), and The Oncoming Storm.

Thank you CoggieTM for KISSy the Sheep!

Episode 55 – A Little Bummed

Episode 55 – A Little Bummed


Blip won’t get me down, dangit!

Today I talk about…

….the Prediction giveaway (post if you think I’ll have the Light and Up shawl completed by SAFF, if you’re right and the RNG loves you, you win Eucalan!)  That fiber came from Urban Gypz.

….the Doctor Who-Along.  Anything inspired by Doctor Who.  Lots of pattern suggestions in the thread.  I’m making a shawl… calling it The Oncoming Storm.  Difficulties this week.  Fiber from Daizieknits. Color Wheel has a new colorway.

….Guild meeting and lovely day!!!  I got some stuffs.  Shame on me.  And here’s a link to Knit Me Happy’s tutorial.  And Yarn Haven. And Old Mill Bread Company on facebook.