Episode 231: "The More You Know"

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2017 Box O' Sox KAL
January 1, 2017 - January 1, 2018
(Ravelry Chatter Thread)
I created a bundle in the group for you to share your favorite sock patterns!

Helen Stewart / Curious Handmade-a-long KAL

April 1 — May 1

Mauve-a-long KAL
Co-hosted with Shawna of "Adelaide Cottage"
May 1 — TBD

Askewsme Shawl by Stephen West
Voolenvine Yarns, Wolke, "Gothday Cake", "Grim", "The Last Unicorn", "Prickly Pear", "Yarn Pimp X" / Blitzed, "Figbash"

  • Apple Blossom Socks by Helen Stewart (Curious Handmade)
    Norah George Yarns, "Thistle"

  • Snowmelt MKAL  by Helen Stewart (Curious Handmade)
    Voolenvine Yarns, Nouveau, (A) "Poe", (B) "Moonburn", (C) "Aphrodisiac"
  • Eyeball Shawl by Stephen West
    Pupil: Skeinny Dipping, Merino Singles, "Space Pants"
    Iris: Skeinny Dipping, Merino Singles, "Olives"
    Sclera: La Biene Aimee, Singles, "Gateway Purple"


This week I received a super wonderful and generous gift from a podcast viewer. Two project bags from AmeliaXJoy.etsy.com

Sweet Sparrow Yarns, Nuthatch, "Tea and Cake"
Danielle V Green Enamel Pins


New Sewing Patterns:
McCall's M7537 - Hippie dress
McCall's M7536 - Basic princess seam dress
McCall's M7433 - Archive Collection 1943
McCall's M7500 - Peasant Girl Dress

I also ordered McCall's pattern M7313 but didn't realize it called for a gathered waist. But just in time, a lovely podcast viewer pointed me to the Lady Skater dress pattern by Kitchy-Coo!

I proceeded to make one out of the pink jersey bat fabric I purchased from Fabric.com, and now want to make 20 more!


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