Thursday, September 13, 2012

Episode 17: Sir Talksalot...




  • Lightwedge Cozy using the amazing Pine Tree Cable Motif by Mimi Hill. Knit out of some stashed acrylic yarn on US size 8/5mm needles. 
  • Mitered Crosses Blanket by Kay Gardiner. Knit out of an assortment of wools, alpacas, and acrylics on US size 8/5mm needles. 
  • Secret Project! Knit out of Unwind Yarn Company Luxe Sock in colorway Graphite. 
  • lisamarykay1 for her USO fundraiser! To find out more about this fabulous fundraising effort, contact her on Ravelry or plurk (lisatomko1).
  • knitcroc (Enid) for her insightful critique of the previous episode's lighting problems. Many thanks to you! :D  
  • Room Re-arrangement
  • Hunger Games challenge group is in the final stage and will be wrapping up in the next month or two and the reaping will take place very soon! Keep your eyes and ears open for more news! 
  • Stephen West released two new patterns! Check them out: Barndom and Stringband
  • Rhett and Link's Good Mythical Morning! They have a FANTASTIC podcast (though not about knitting, still VERY intriguing!) 
  • Stash enhancements:
    • WrenCouture's etsy shop has some AH-MAZING fibers and batts! I got the Caramel Macchiatto 100% Alpaca batt! Use her coupon code SWORDCAST to receive 10% off! :D 
    • Minnesota Nice Yarn Fabulous Fingering in the colorway Stormy lake -green! 
this week's question(s): 
  • How do you handle/deal with stress? 
  • What are Josh's top 4 colors? (hint: the fourth is acid/lime green) 
Leave a comment here or on the Ravelry group! :D

1 comment:

  1. Hello Powerful Eminence :p)
    the lighting was a lot better this week.
    Quite a lot of projects done, most impressive.
    Thanks for the acknowledgement.
    It was an entertaining episode, with the usual craziness.
    hgs to Mr Flinn