Friday, March 18, 2011

Welcome To Our First Episode!

Show Notes:

     Sheila (Sheilad37), mom of two boys.  Sheila has been knitting for 5 and half years (not 7 and half, I started in 2005.) Work overnights where I get most of my knitting in.
     Wendy (Pennywenny) SAHM mom of two, one girl and one boy.  Wendy has been knitting for 40 years, since she was 5.  Became stay at home mom after pregnancy related heart issue.

On The Dance Card (on the needles)
  Sheila is knitting: the Pinkerton Shawl by Susan Dittrich in the Spring 2011 Interweave Knits with Wollmeise in Schwarz.
     The Owlings Fingerless mittens by Kerrie James in Cascade 220 Superwash plum.
     The Saroyan Scarf by Liz Abinante in Malabrigo Lace Fuscia.
  Wendy is knitting on Cable Capelet by Patons in Bernat Felting Wool Gardenia colorway.
     The Amigurumi Voodoo Doll designed by her based on the Valentine Bears Pattern by Ana Paula Rimoli in the Amigurumi World Book.

Rate Your Date (finished objects) - One stand / Weekend Fling or Committed Relationships
   Sheila finished: Luxury Cowl by Lion Brand with Cascade Eco Duo, Turn A Square by Jared Flood with various worsted weight Knit Picks Comfy, and Traveling Woman Shawl by Liz Abinante in sKnitches sock tryst in color Osiris (which is actually and Egyptian god, not a Greek god as was stated on the video.)
   Wendy finished: Cowl pattern from Butterfly Yarns in Cascade Eco Duo, and her Royal Tulips Shawl by Anne-Lise Maigaard with Ivy Brambles Romantic.

Planned Dates (future knitting projects)
   Sheila's Plan is Koolhaas and a Mystery Swap Monster by Rebecca Danger.
   Wendy does not have anything planned at this moment.

Crushes and Heartbreaks (what we love or not love)
  Sheila and Wendy are both Crushing on Cascade Eco Duo.  Sheila loves her Owl bag by BusyMindDesigns on Etsy.  Wendy loves her Woodland Creature bag by BlueTulips on Etsy.
  No Heartbreaks today.

Gossip and Innuendos (places we went or are going to)
  We went on the North Shore Yarn Crawl and visited 8 out of the 12 stores
Wendy  is going to the Still River Fiber Processing Plant in Connecticut and then will visit Webs in North Hampton Ma.

Bling and Baubles (recent acquistions or purchase)
  Sheila - Cascade Eco Duo, Shawl Swap Partner JaneB (Ravelry name) gave me the lovely Little Colonnade out of Cherry Tree Hill Super Sock Select and Studio Avenue Six sock yarn that I won from TheKnitGirllls blog contest.
  Wendy - Cascade Eco Duo, Loopy Ewe Sock or Yarn Club Lorna's Laces Honor, Sereknity Yarn Swoon, Cascade Epiphany Yarn, and Plymouth Yarn Select Kettle Dyed


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