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Episode 192: Mildly Sewing-Obessed

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Some of you mentioned that you were having trouble watching Episode 191 on YouTube, last week. I re-uploaded a new version, here.Hopefully that should do the trick!Last week, I forgot to mention the winner of the Tangled Skein Project Bag for the Wildes Meer KAL! It was #280 -  CarieS - Nerd Girl Yarns "Mighty Mississippi"KALS and SALS

Box O' Sox KAL (Ravelry Group) #BoxOSoxKALWaiting For Rain KAL (Ravelry Group) #WaitingForRainKALProject: Sew-A-Long (Season 1) #YarnGasmSEWAL1Create at least 2 summer garments (or whichever season is next for you), for your wardrobe, by June 20th.Garments must be for YOU.Newbie sewists welcome! (Don’t be afraid to ask questions — we’re all here to help each other!)Share your projects / progress on Instagram using #YarnGasmSEWAL1
WORKS IN PROGRESS

Vestigial Socksby Hedgehog Fibres
Yarn: Into the Whirld, "Mildly Amusing"

Jujuy Shawl by Joji Locatelli
Color A: Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles, "Urchin"
Color B:
Fiberstory, S…

Episode 191: Purple Reign

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WILDES MEER KAL GIVEAWAY WINNERS
1 Skein of Voolenvine Yarns, Wolke#289 - NicolesNeedlework (Nice and Knit Fingering "High Tide" Blue-Green)1 Skein Wolff & Schafe Yarns#178 - JpKnitKnot (KP Hawthorne "Turkish Delight" Pink)Mrs. Brown's Bags Project Bag#214 - Briwoy (neon yellow-green)
The Tangled Skein Project Bag
#280 -  CarieS - Nerd Girl Yarns "Mighty Mississippi" Blue)
Box O' Sox KAL (Ravelry Group)#BoxOSoxKAL

Waiting For Rain KAL (Ravelry Group)#WaitingForRainKAL



FINISHED OBJECTS

HO: Vestigial Socks
Yarn: Into the Whirld, "Mildly Amusing"

WORKS IN PROGRESS

Jujuy Shawl by Joji Locatelli
Color A: Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles, "Urchin"
Color B:
Fiberstory, Silky, "Truffle"

Color C: Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles, "Purple Reign"

Sock Yarn Blanket Part Deux

STASH ACQUISITIONS 
This past weekend I took a trip up to Poughkeepsie, NY to visit Sharon (aka Stitchmistress) of the TV Knitting Podcast and to checkout Walk…

Episode 190: Dress Innards!

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Box O Sox KAL
#BoxOSoxKAL 
Duration: 1 year (Jan. 2016 - Jan. 2017)

Waiting For Rain KAL
Waiting For Rain Shawl by Sylvia Bo Bilvia
Duration: 2 month (March - May 2016)

Narwhal Needlework is generously offering 15% off items in their Etsy shop from now, until the end of the KAL.
Use Promo Code: YARNGASM at checkout.

Wildes Meer KAL
Duration: 1 month (March 1 - April 1 2016)






MAILThis past week, I received a lovely package from Alex Collins.
She makes hand-made, screen-printed project bags. Want one of your own? Check out her shop, here.



WORKS IN PROGRESS

Waiting For Rain Shawl by Sylvia Bo Bilvia
Yarn: The Woolen Rabbit, Airy, "Chocolate Chambord"
KAL Duration: 2 month (March - May 2016)

Vestigial Socks by Hedgehog Fibres
Yarn: Into the Whirld, "Mildly Amusing"Side note: Thank you to everyone for the feedback regarding the existence of Knitter's Pride Cubics US 1/ 2.5mm circular needles. Sadly, they don't exist, but turns out Knitter's Pride makes a metal version…

Episode 189: The Octopus In the Room

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Box O Sox KAL
#BoxOSoxKAL 
Duration: 1 year (Jan. 2016 - Jan. 2017)

Waiting For Rain KAL
Waiting For Rain Shawl by Sylvia Bo Bilvia
Duration: 2 month (March - May 2016)

Narwhal Needlework is generously offering 15% off items in their Etsy shop from now, until the end of the KAL.
Use Promo Code: YARNGASM at checkout.

Wildes Meer KAL
Duration: 1 month (March 1 - April 1 2016)


WORKS IN PROGRESS

Waiting For Rain Shawl by Sylvia Bo Bilvia
Yarn: The Woolen Rabbit, Airy, "Chocolate Chambord"
KAL Duration: 2 month (March - May 2016)

Vestigial Socks by Hedgehog Fibres
Yarn: Into the Whirld, "Mildly Amusing"

Jujuy Shawl by Joji Locatelli
Color A: Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles, "Urchin"
Color B:
Fiberstory, Silky, "Truffle"

Color C: Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles, "Purple Reign"

SPINNING / STASH ACQUISITIONS

Gauge + Tension closed the weekend of March 26, so some friends and I decided to meet-up there for one more knit and fiber splurge. I purchased a gorgeou…