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Episode 61: Happy Holidays! ... I Need Sleep.

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Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!

Apologies in advance if I seem super exhausted in this episode. Clearly, I need to catch up on sleep.

Giveaway winners announced below!


Off the Needles:

Preppy Twisted (aka Ashleigh's Scarf)
Pattern available on Ravelry - FREE to download until January 1st, 2012!

On the Needles: 

Rivercat Socks by Brenda Patipa - free pattern from Knitty.com, Spring + Summer 2011.  / BMFA STR Lightweight in Green that Sings / US 1Cambridge Cardigan for Dennis - pattern by Ann Budd / Knit Picks Wool of The Andes in Cobblestone Heather / US 7sJitterbug Socks Colinette Jitterbug yarn, Costanga  - Knitty CityCrushed Shawl by Rachel Henry - BMFA STR Lightweight in Blecker / US 6 ... not sure I want to keep going with this. Great pattern, but getting lost in the semi-solid colorway. 
GIVEAWAY WINNERS!!!

Knitty or Nice skein of fingering weight  Pink Elephant ...
Congrats to #39, SassyStitches!!!Please PM me on Ravelry with your mailing info and I will send along to Knitty …

Episode 60 - Spaghettiesque

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Off the Needles:

Clemence Cowl by Carrie Bostick Hoge from Brooklyn Tweed, Wool People Vol. 2
Kolabora / Nora's Pantry 100% Superfine Alpaca in Pink Peppercorn
On the Needles: Rivercat Socks by Brenda Patipa - free pattern from Knitty.com, Spring + Summer 2011.  / BMFA STR Lightweight in Green that Sings / US 1Ashleigh's Christmas Scarf - Improvised design (pattern coming) - US 4, Berroco Ultra AlpacaCambridge Cardigan for Dennis - pattern by Ann Budd / Knit Picks Wool of The Andes in Cobblestone Heather / US 7sJitterbug Socks Colinette Jitterbug yarn, Costanga  - Knitty City


Giveaways!


Knitty or Nice skein of fingering weight  Pink Elephant ... Click Here to Enter!
http://www.etsy.com/shop/KnittyOrNice

Maria Elena Bliss Project Bag ... Click Here to Enter!
http://www.etsy.com/shop/MariaElenaBliss

Misc. 

Lately I've been watching "Damages" on Netflix, while plowing through knitting projects.

Roku vs. Apple TV ... which is better?!?!?

Episode 59: Caffeinated

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On the Needles: 
Cambridge Jacketby Ann Budd / Knit Picks WotA Cobblestone Heather US 7Ashleigh's Scarf/ Berroco Alpaca Ultra 6202 Camel heather / Signature US 6Rivercat Socks:  Socks That Rock Lightweight in The Green that SingsClemence Long Cabled Cowlby Carrie Bostick Hoge / Kollabora, Nora's Pantry, Pink Peppercorn.  Vanilla Socks - Colinette Jitterbug yarn, Costanga  - Knitty CitySeasons Hat by Jared Flood - Knitpicks palette
Upcoming Giveaways: (Will officially be announced next episode)
Knitty or Nice Yarn & Stitch markersMaria Elena Bliss Project Bag Join the YarnGasm Facebook Page! I lied. Not 60 ... but 71 likes! :D

Episode 58: Busy Bee

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Cyber Monday: I scored 2 sets of circular needles on sale from TheLoopyEwe.com

HiyaHiya Bamboo US 7 CircularsChiaogoo Stainless steel US 1.5 Circulars
On the Needles: 
Cambridge Jacketby Ann Budd / Knit Picks WotA Cobblestone Heather US 7Ashleigh's Scarf/ Berroco Alpaca Ultra 6202 Camel heather / Signature US 6Rivercat Socks:  Socks That Rock Lightweight in The Green that SingsClemence Long Cabled Cowl by Carrie Bostick Hoge / Kollabora, Nora's Pantry, Pink Peppercorn.  Vanilla Socks - Colinette Jitterbug yarn, Costanga  - Knitty CitySeasons Hat by Jared Flood - Knitpicks palette

Giveaway: Next week I will be giving away yummy yarn, hand dyed by Knitty or Nice. Stay tuned!