Episode 69: Sox, Masks and Overthinking

Episode 69: Sox, Masks and Overthinking

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Grateful List

Finished Objects

  1. [ravelry link] SOS socks – using teeny button studio’s tough sock (80/20 BFL/nylon) in a Veritaserum colorway 
  2. 3D Masks (sewing) Marcy Harriell

WIPS

  1. Curdach Blanket by Carol Feller (also known as Stolen Stitches) using her Blasta yarn
  2. Chatoyant by Asa Tricosa using Madeline Tosh DK twist in [rav link] Eleven Dark 
  3. Warped on for dish towels with 8/2 maurice brassard unmercerized cotton from gist yarn
  4. Ribbit – Dragon by Megan Lapp (also known as Crafty Intentions)

Rants/Raves

Cakes by Courtney 

Deep Thoughts

No BS podcast

Unfuck your brain podcast

Episode 68: Truths and Lies

Episode 68: Truth and Lies

Welcome: Please find my latest episode here.  Also, find me as (Ravelry link) saltyjoknits on ravelry or in our (Ravelry link) podcast’s group on ravelry. Email me at saltyjoknits at gmail dot com and as saltyjoknits on instagram

Grateful List

Finished Objects

  1. Nada

WIPS

  1. Curdach Blanket by Carol Feller (also known as Stolen Stitches) using her Blasta yarn
  2. [ravelry link] SOS socks – using teeny button studio’s tough sock (80/20 BFL/nylon) in a Veritaserum colorway 
  3. Chatoyant by Asa Tricosa using Madeline Tosh DK twist in [rav link] Eleven Dark 
  4. Warped on for dish towels with 8/2 maurice brassard unmercerized cotton from gist yarn
  5. Ribbit – Dragon by Megan Lapp (also known as Crafty Intentions)

On Deck

  1. Colorwork – likely a hat from skeindeers new collection
  2. Kiddo’s skirt next weekend (maybe)
  3. Actually making my sew list this weekend – sundress, halter, a line skirts for her, wrap dressk for me, ladyskater dress for her, I want toi fiddle with some jersey knit. And am desperate for cozy, non-scratchy, non tight tops for lounging
  4. Baby hat for the month
  5. Block for blanket
  6. Maybe start a patterned sock – likely will wait til feb. But I saw in my stash when I was looking for my veritaserum this Backyard Fiberworks skein in the Casa Rosada colorway. And I’m kind of wanting that. Could be because my lacey pair now is pink 😉 we will see.

Rants/Raves

Deep Thoughts

Episode 67: Planification Redux

Episode 67: Planification Redux

Welcome: Please find my latest episode here.  Also, find me as (Ravelry link) saltyjoknits on ravelry or in our (Ravelry link) podcast’s group on ravelry. Email me at saltyjoknits at gmail dot com and as saltyjoknits on instagram

Grateful List

Finished Objects

  1. (Ravelry link) Latest stripey SOS by Susan B Anderson – using Lollipop yarn in the traditional sock base – in the colorway (Ravelry link) Dream a Little Dream 
  2. Lothlorien by Jennifer Wood using Dyetastic Silk Sock (50/50 silk/merino) in Golden Rose.

WIPS

  1. Curdach Blanket by Carol Feller (also known as Stolen Stitches) using her Blasta yarn
  2. Dragon by Megan Lapp (also known as Crafty Intentions

Holiday Gifts

  1. Dyetastic yarns advent calendar – 
  2. 52 Weeks of Socks by Laine Magazine
  3. Ziggurat Sweaters by Asa Tricosa (Yarn Culture for US)

2020 report and planification tally

2021 planification

Rants/Raves

Episode 66: #DecemberSanityCheck

Episode 66: #DecemberSanityCheck

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Welcome: Please find my latest episode here.  Also, find me as (Ravelry link) saltyjoknits on ravelry or in our (Ravelry link) podcast’s group on ravelry. Email me at saltyjoknits at gmail dot com and as saltyjoknits on instagram

Grateful List

Finished Objects

  1. (Ravelry link)  My second woven scarf using wonderland yarn cheshire cat in little bat and Dyetastic one of a kind purply/black  (12 dent heddle)
  2. The Rainscape Cowl by Erin Kurup (Remade by Hand) using Dyetastic Perfectly Sock base in black fuschia
  3. Another (Ravelry link)  butterfly and cocoon by Susan B Anderson using the same Plain Jane Craft DK from etsy
  4. (Ravelry link) Another woven scarf – using Obsidian in The Fiberist Audobon Worsted 100%; SweetGeorgia Worsted in Raspberry Swirl. (8 dent heddle)

WIPS

  1. (Ravelry link)Latest stripey SOS by Susan B Anderson – using Lollipop yarn in the traditional sock base – in the colorway Dream a Little Dream
  2. Curdach Blanket by Carol Feller in her Blasta base – note that Carol feller will have the pattern available for non-club members and this fantastic yarn in October.
  3.  Lothlorien Shawl by Jennifer Wood
  4. (Ravelry link) Dragon by Megan Lapp
  5. Skeindeer knits new hat collection

Sock wear report

Rants/Raves

Deep Thoughts