Friday, September 23, 2016

Episode 208: Procraftination


ANNOUNCEMENTS

Changes to VoolenvineYarns.com 

KALS

Box O Sox KAL

Exploration Station KAL 
Co-hosted with Laura from the Dyer's Notebook Podcast
Timeframe: September 1 - October 31

Unicorn KAL! 🦄✨
Co-hosted with Magdalena from the Wolff und Schafe podcast
Knit/crochet any pattern of or relating to unicorns that you'd like!

Victorian-a-long
Co-hosted by Benjamin Krudwig from the Design Time Podcast
Knit, spin, crochet, or sew something inspired by Victorian Times!
Time frame: September 1 - October 31

MAIL

BIG thanks to Chelsea of Darn Yarn MN, who generously sent two of her peek-a-boo project bags — One for me and one to giveaway for our Unicorn KAL!

Knitters Against Swatches (2nd Edition) - Cards Against Humanity Expansion Pack
Click here to enter the giveaway on Ravelry. (adding link soon!)


WORKS IN PROGRESS

Exploration Station by Stephen West
Yarn: Voolenvine Yarns Blitzed
  • Color A: Jilted Rose
  • Color B: Taiga
  • Color C: Black Pearl
  • Color D: Dirty On Purpose 
The Unapologetic Knitter "Brioche Fix It Dropped Stitches" tutorial 

Recoleta Cardigan by Joji Locatelli
Yarn: Voolen

Vanilla Socks
The Fawn + The Fox Yarn,
Magpie - "Unicorn"


STASH ACQUISITIONS 


Gynx Yarns, Glitz Sock - "Naughty Or Nice"

 
SEWING

I finished sewing my Vivienne Westwood - Inspired dress! Pattern is McCall's M7315

The busk and eyelets for making my corset arrived. Excited to get started! I purchased these materials from Vogue Fabric Store.


SHOP UPDATE

Next Update: Saturday, September 24 @ 10am EST

Indie Untangled Trunk Show - Friday, October 14, 2016 

No shop updates until after the trunk show. 

PODCASTS MENTIONED

The Dyer's Notebook

This Old Knit
Once Upon a Corgi
The Fawn Knits

BLATHER
Lore podcast, hosted by Aaron Mahnke
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell