Sunday, January 31, 2016

Episode 002: Manically Excited


                        
 
Find the podcast on the YouTube Channel or on iTunes, on Ravelry and Instagram as krisluvswool, and on Twitter as @inasKnit. Don’t forget to join the Ravelry Group!




Announcements Visit Yarn Geek Fibers' ravelry board and have a go at naming the new sheep on their logo! You could win yarn!

And check out Stephanie's new shop at etsy, The Rusted Stitch. She has some really cool bags!

Thanks awesome folks! 

Thanks, new and returning visitors! 
And thanks, Tink Yarn

Whatcha workin' on? 

  • Votronetz Socks by Tia O'Connor in One Twisted Tree Prime sock yarn in Miss Fisher's Pearl Handled Pistol colorway. Project page. 
  • Watson Cardigan by Kindred Yarn and Design in Cormo 2-ply fingering weight purchased from Carolina Homespun. Project page. 

FO Show!
  • Super simple little leg warmers by Emily Jane in One Twisted Tree Prime (Extravagant Affection) and  Prime BFL (Ecstatic Frenzy)Project page
  • My LAST 5 1/2 hour crochet blanket from Lion Brand... at least for a while. In Cascade 128 Superwash. Project page

sKnit I love
A sock blank in the mail from Halcyarn
A sweet note from my niece 



Tink Yarn Giveaway 
Check out Tink's colorways and bases. Go to the giveaway thread and tell us what you love! You could win a skein of their sparkle sock in the Changing Seasons. Enter by 2/26.

Treat yo' self KAL 
Runs until March 31st
Must be a member of the group
One post per person, but feel free to update your single post with as many projects as you'd like to share!
Must say how each object represents a treat to yourself!
Tag #treatyoself16

Prizes will include:
In Transit Cap & Cowl pattern
View from the Charles pattern
and more to be announced!

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Episode 001: Beginning as I mean to go on... or not





Find the podcast on the YouTube Channel or on iTunes, on Ravelry and Instagram as krisluvswool, and on Twitter as @inasKnit. Don’t forget to join the Ravelry Group!


Thanks awesome folks! 

Thanks, new and returning visitors, for checking out the podcast! And thanks so much for the outpouring of support! 

You can find Sarah's audio podcast at mrsshoo.com

Whatcha workin' on? 

  • Super simple little leg warmers by Emily Jane in One Twisted Tree Prime (Extravagant Affection) and  Prime BFL (Ecstatic Frenzy). Project page
  • Watson Cardigan by Kindred Yarn and Design in Cormo 2-ply fingering weight purchased from Carolina Homespun.

FO Show!
  • The second of two newborn vertebraes by Kelly Brooker in One Twisted Tree Prime BFL (Ecstatic Frenzy) and Prime (Extravagant Affection). Project page. 
  • Mittens for Children an Adults by Sandy's Needle Nook in Cascade 220. Project page.  

sKnit I love
Le Mouton Rouge Knittery in Bloomington, and my new t-shirt from her shop.
Fun with Kris Kelly of the Ewe University Podcast-- check out her informational videos about organizing and about wool washes! 

On my mind: 2016

Reflections on 2015, thoughts about 2016

Treat yo' self KAL 

Runs until March 31st
Must be a member of the group
One post per person, but feel free to update your single post with as many projects as you'd like to share!
Must say how each object represents a treat to yourself!
Tag #treatyoself16

Prizes will include:
In Transit Cap & Cowl pattern
View from the Charles pattern
and more to be announced!

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Episode 48: Changes Afoot




Kristi announces changes coming with in a sKnit in 2016, talks about future craft room plans, and goes through the knits!

Find the podcast on the YouTube Channel or on iTunes, on Ravelry and Instagram as krisluvswool, and on Twitter as @inasKnit. Don’t forget to join the Ravelry Group!
Thanks awesome folks! 

Thanks, new and returning visitors, for checking out the podcast!

Whatcha workin' on? 

  • The second of two newborn vertebraes by Kelly Brooker in One Twisted Tree Prime BFL (Ecstatic Frenzy) and Prime (Extravagant Affection). Project page. 
  • Watson Cardigan by Kindred Yarn and Design in Cormo 2-ply fingering weight purchased from Carolina Homespun.

FO Show!

  • The first of two newborn vertebraes by Kelly Brooker in One Twisted Tree Prime BFL (Ecstatic Frenzy) and Prime (Extravagant Affection). Project page.
  • My prototype of the In Transit Cap & Cowl design, knit in Dreams in Fiber Superwash Merino/Nylon fingering weight yarn in the OOAK Fortune Teller colorway. Project page.



sKnit I love 

I broke down and bought a sock kit from One Twisted Tree. You should buy one too. The colorway I got was Miss Fisher's Pearl Handled Pistol.

Giveaway

I draw a winner for River Ganseys by Penelope Lister Hemingway. If you didn't win, you should definitely get it for yourself.