Episode 59: Finishing and Starting Things!

Episode 59: Finishing and Starting Things!

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Grateful List

Finished Objects

  1. Lace Hair Kerchief
  2. Santach by Carol Feller using her Blasta yarn in a dark raspberry. Carol’s paid and free classes are here 
  3. Weekender by Andrea Mowry in Malabrigo Rios Cereza.

WIPS

  1. Fading Point by Joji Locatelli.
  2. Malandros Scarf by Carol Feller using Nerd Girl Yarns in 8bit Sport and I am the Doctor and This Is My Spoon colorway
  3. Edie by Isabell Kraemer using Queensland United Sport (55/45 wool/cotton) in Lichen colorway

Rants/Raves/Deep Thoughts

Episode 58: Blasts from my WIP past

Episode 58: Blasts from my WIP past

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Grateful List

WIPS

  1. Weekender by Andrea Mowry in Malabrigo Rios Cereza. I used this Very Pink Knits tutorial for the tubular cast on. So good.
  2. Fading Point by Joji Locatelli.
  3. Granny Square blanket by Kelly McClure

Finished Objects

  1. Masks
  2. Vintage Apron

Languish Anguish-ish?

Sommar Cardi by Yarn-Madness – the yarn I rave about is Three Irish Girls Springvale DK.

On Deck

  1. Cardi or Tee?
    1. Edie by Isabel Kramer 
    2. Summer by Annestrick
    3. Ochre Cardigan by Ambah O’Brien 
    4. Timely by Libby Jonson
  2. Tanks?
    1. CHerry Bomb by Joan McGowan-Michael
    2. Aya by Gabrielle Vizina
  3. Socks – relooking at Virginia Sattler-Reimer socks. 
  4. I want a flowy skirt that breathes
  5. A structured halter tank for child made out of the cherries fabric

Rants/Raves/Deep Thoughts

 

 

 

 

Episode 57: Because it’s a learning experience

Episode 57: Because it’s a learning experience

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Grateful List

WIPS

  1. Weekender by Andrea Mowry in Malabrigo Rios Cereza. I used this Very Pink Knits tutorial for the tubular cast on. So good.
  2. IceFall by Tin Can Knits using Tosh Merino Light (420 yds; single ply; merino – anyone know if it’s SW?) in Charcoal and Deram in Color Jilly (440 yds; sw, merino) base in Amethyst colorway (single ply; fingering) – The Norwegian Knitting Thimble video I mentioned is here by Dankfiber . It’s three parts and very worth watching.

Finished Objects

  1. Masks

On Deck

  1. More masks 
  2. Retro apron
  3. Giant Granny Square
  4. Fading Point
  5. Pick a cardi/tee/tank
  6. Socks
  7. Make a list of what I want to sew
  8. Kitchen inventory 
  9. Planning garden planting and starting seeds (rather late!)

Rants/Raves/Deep Thoughts

 

 

 

 

Episode 56: Inappropriately Appropriate

Episode 56: Inappropriately Appropriate

Note to listeners: I totally lied – I did mention corona throughout. It’s hard not to when why you are doing x craft or y thing is because of it. So if you are looking for corona-free listening, this ain’t it. That said, it’s not political.

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Grateful List

Finished Objects

  1. Nada

WIPS

  1. Santach by Carol Feller aka Stolen Stitches. 
  2. IceFall by Tin Can Knits using Tosh Merino Light (420 yds; single ply; merino – anyone know if it’s SW?) in Charcoal and Deram in Color Jilly (440 yds; sw, merino) base in Amethyst colorway (single ply; fingering) – The Norwegian Knitting Thimble video I mentioned is here by Dankfiber . It’s three parts and very worth watching.
  3. Weekender by Andrea Mowry in Malabrigo Rios Cereza. I used this Very Pink Knits tutorial for the tubular cast on. So good.

On Deck

Rants/Raves/Deep Thoughts

 

 

 

 

Episode 55: Languish Anguish No More

Episode 55: Languish Anguish no more – or how I finally finished a WIP.

Welcome: Please find my latest episode here.  Also, find me as saltyjoknits on ravelry or in our podcasts group on ravelry. Email me at saltyjoknits at gmail dot com and as saltyjoknits on instagram

Finished Objects

  1. Myrna by Andi Satterlund using Cascade 220 SW

WIPS

  1. Weekender by Andrea Mowry in Malabrigo Rios Cereza. I used this Very Pink Knits tutorial for the tubular cast on. So good.
  2. IceFall by Tin Can Knits using Tosh Merino Light (420 yds; single ply; merino – anyone know if it’s SW?) in Charcoal and Deram in Color Jilly (440 yds; sw, merino) base in Amethyst colorway (single ply; fingering) – The Norwegian Knitting Thimble video I mentioned is here by Dankfiber . It’s three parts and very worth watching.

On Deck

  1. Design my own hand-embroidered “No matter what”
  2. Maybe emrboider a mandala
  3. Accesory like scarves and shawls similar to my
    1. willow fall cowl by Erin Kurup
    2. Fresh Tilled Cowl by Rebecca Fox
  4. Short sleeved Cardis
  5. Other stuff I put in my queue lately
    1. DNA Cable Scarf by White Anubis STudio
    2. Pop Crop Cardi by Ambah O’Brien
    3. Calliope Nest Cowl by Wool and Pine
    4. Basia Cardigan by Triona Murphy

Rants/Raves/Deep Thoughts

*note – for inquiring minds, yes, the cheesecake was perfect

 

 

 

Episode 54: New Year!

Episode 54: New Year

Welcome: Please find my latest episode here.  Also, find me as saltyjoknits on ravelry or in our podcasts group on ravelry. Email me at saltyjoknits at gmail dot com and as saltyjoknits on instagram

Finished Objects

  1. Nada

WIPS

  1. My Christmas socks using Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder with The Wooly Cabin in the Christmas Sprinkles colorway
  2. IceFall by Tin Can Knits using Tosh Merino Light (420 yds; single ply; merino – anyone know if it’s SW?) in Charcoal and Deram in Color Jilly (440 yds; sw, merino) base in Amethyst colorway (single ply; fingering)
  3. Lothlorien shawl in Dyetastic Silk Sock base in Golden Rose colorway
  4. Weekender by Andrea Mowry in Malabrigo Rios Cereza. I used this Very Pink Knits tutorial for the tubular cast on. So good.

Rants/Raves/Deep Thoughts

These are the books/journal I mentioned for self-improvement stuff this year.

Beautiful You – A Daily Guide to Radical Self-Acceptance  by Rosie Molinary – 365 prompts to think about and usually journal about – sometimes there’s stuff to do

Rituals for Living Dreambook by Peter and Briana Borten

PNP Tribe