Sunday, May 29, 2016

Ep 011: To dash, or not to dash

Kristi debates stash dash while sharing her WIPs and FOs.

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




Thanks! 
Thanks to new and returning visitors! 
Thank you for the three new iTunes reviews

And a huge thanks to all who have donated prizes for our Batter Up K/CAL (#batterupkal16) If you want to see the prizes, head over to the prize thread in the Ravelry Group!

Administrative stuff
Check out the PALKAL at the Actually Knitting Podcast. There's a coupon code for my In Transit Cap & Cowl... as well as for many other folks' designs and products here.

Whatcha workin' on? 
FO Show

Sit & Spin
Shetland wool (moorit) that has been in hibernation for a few years now-- will be an entry in the Kino Knits Graduate Your Stash KAL 


sKnit I don't love 
Swatching with no end in sight. 

Events 
June 11: Iowa Sheep and Wool in Colfax, Iowa
June 18: Summer Frolic at Lincoln's New Salem Historical Site

Giveaway
Hopkins Studio Project Bag. Go to the In a sKnit Ravelry Group to find out how to win. Must be a member of the group to enter.

Monday, May 16, 2016

Episode 010: Piles of Stuff


This week, Kristi chats about graduation celebrations, knitting progress, and more!




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

Thanks! 
Thanks to new and returning visitors! 
Thank you to the person who left a new star review on iTunes! 
Thanks to Autumn, who is Cottington on Ravelry, for donating project bags for the Batter Up KAL 

And a huge thanks to all who have donated prizes for our Batter Up K/CAL (#batterupkal16) If you want to see the prizes, head over to the prize thread in the Ravelry Group!




Whatcha workin' on? 


  • Vanilla socks in the White Birch Fiber Arts SW/Nylon blend in the Killahbees colorway. Project Page.  This was the cast on project for opening day with the #batterupkal
  • Buds and Bumbles by Martina Behm in Wee Chickadee Woolery in the Squashy Merino DK base in the Cottage Garden colorway. Project Page 
  • Mielie Vest by Hillary Smith Callis in Cascade 220 Heathers (colorway unknown). Project Page.  
  • Partying it Up, Getting Down socks by Megan Williams in Knitpicks Felici in the Lighthouse colorway. Project page

FO Show!
  • Watson Cardigan by Kindred Yarn and Designs in Carolina Homespun Cormo. Project page.
Oh, sKnit! 
Kristi tries kitchner stitch without a darning needle... and sometimes your gauge swatch is a big, stupid liar. 

Sit & Spin
Shetland wool (moorit) that has been in hibernation for a few years now-- will be an entry in the Kino Knits Graduate Your Stash KAL 

sKnit I Love 

Giveaway
Hopkins Studio Project Bag. Go to the In a sKnit Ravelry Group to find out how to win. Must be a member of the group to enter.



Monday, May 2, 2016

Episode 009: Pajama Party



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




Thanks! 

As always, thanks to new and returning visitors for making this podcast fun!

And a huge thanks to all who have donated prizes for our Batter Up K/CAL (#batterupkal16) If you want to see the prizes, head over to the prize thread in the Ravelry Group!



Whatcha' workin on? 
  • Vanilla socks in the White Birch Fiber Arts SW/Nylon blend in the Killahbees colorway. Project Page.  This was the cast on project for opening day with the #batterupkal
  • Luck Lilac by Kristina Vilimaite in Sun Valley Fibers. The champagne is a MCS single; the wanderlust colorway is a merino single. Project page. 
  • Watson Cardigan by Kindred Yarn and Designs in Carolina Homespun Cormo. Project page. 

FO Show! 

  • Happy Scrappy Frankensocks in scrap yarns-- one down, the second one to go! Project page.



Sit & Spin
Kristi spins up a gradient from Sunset Fibers roving-- a deeeeeep stash dive. 

sKnit I love