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Episode: 74 - "Zen, Like That"

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Show notes coming soon!

Hope everyone's having a great weekend :)

In Other News: 
I baked beer bread! Super easy to make, and quite delicious. (link to recipe)

Episode 73: Grammar Lessons

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House Keeping Notes:

I made my own mic stand using nothing but a wire hanger! Check out this handy tutorial.

Off the Needles:

Flannery Socks by Spilly Jane — Blue Moon Fiber Arts STR Lightweight "Blecker"

On the Needles:
Vanilla Sock #2 — Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock "Zombie BBQ"
Breezy Cardigan by Hannah Fettig — Blue Moon Fiber Arts STR Lightweight "Blecker"
Designing a sock pattern w/ Knitty or Nice's hand-dyed Pink Elephant


Spinning:

Hanks In the HoodNavajo plied on the WooLee Winder / 70 oz fingering / DK weight self striping center pull "Happy" 100% Merino Wool 4.1oz

Trindle - Carbon Fiber Micro Trindle / Laceweight Garnet spheres

Gourmet Stash (note to self: pronounced, "Punee", not "Puniss") Punee-Style Rolags Sampler / Luck of the Fryrish

Using it to spin natural BFL roving for "Dyer's Notebook" Dye-Along. Still have to choose a hi-res photo to submit to the DAL thread.


Episode 72: "Party Up Front, Business In Back"

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Happy spring, every body! I couldn't be more psyched to see this cold weather go ... although that pretty much means putting the hand-knit sweaters, hats, mittens, scarves, etc. away.  Never the less, the knitting continues!

Apologies again for being a no-show last week. It's slightly hectic times in my life at the moment. But I'm back this week to catch you up on what's happening on my needles.


On the Needles:

Flannery Sock #2 by Spilly Jane — Blue Moon Fiber Arts STR Lightweight "Blecker"Vanilla Sock #2 — Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock "Zombie BBQ"Breezy Cardigan by Hannah Fettig — Blue Moon Fiber Arts STR Lightweight "Blecker"Stitch markers I'm using are from Winemakerssister.etsy.com
Sadly, I've fallen out of love knitting both:

Cambridge Cardigan — Knit Picks Wool Of the Andes Worsted "Cobblestone Heather"
Saroyan Shawl— Malabrigo Twisted "Stone Chat"

Spinning:


Hanks In the Hood self striping center pull &q…