Friday, September 9, 2011

Episode 26 - We Have Swag

Wendy and Sheila show off a finished preemie cap, the Unpronounceably Crocheted Bag and a toddler hat designed by Sheila, as well as showing their Podcasters Challenge projects for the first time. They also unveil the new Cafe Press store with all of the smackdown cartoon shirts!

Show Notes:

SparkPeople Hello's: Hello and welcome to Juliebie

On The Dance Card:
Sheila is working on the Irving the Ice Box Monster by Rebecca Danger from the The Big Book of Knitted Monsters in Knit Picks Comfy Worsted on US 3 / 3.25 in various Halloween colors.  She also has the Pembroke Vest by Kirsten Kapur with Dream in Color Classy in Blue Lagoon on US 7 / 4.5 mm with some mods.
Wendy is working on her Gawain by Alison Will in Dream in Color Classy on US 8 / 5 mm.  She also casted on for Celtic Cabled Scarf by Vanessa Lewis in Aran Weight Maine Maid Blueberry Tweed on US 9 / 5.5 mm.

Rate Your Date:
Wendy started and finished a cute little crochet bag, Inga's Hakelbeutel by Inga Joana using Patons Stretch Sock  on US D / 3/25 mm Hook.
Sheila Finished a baby hat that she designed in mystery worsted weight.  I knit another preemie hat in my design, with Knitting Goddess mini skein in Flower Power  will be out soon.  I promise. Sheila also finished Picky hat by Melanie Rose in Dream in Color in Go Go Grassy on US 6 / 4.0 mm

Future Dates:
Wendy is going to be working on a sock scrap blanket Hexasock, and she like several blankets that are crocheted.   Her favorite is the Flower Hexagon Blanket by Jessie Ryot.
Sheila is going to cast on for the Shetland Shawl by Evelyn Clark, and then the Heath socks.

Crushes and Heartbreaks:
Wendy is happy that the kids are back in school, unfortunately they are here with us now.
Sheila Thank you to Mellisa, Missy, Kimberly, and Suezetter for the test knitting of my preemie hat.
New Podcast - Pagan Knitter, Ursa (does contain Wicca) well worth a listen.  Also listened to Miss Elle Knits from UK.   Love cabeling with out a needle.

Baubles and Blings:
Sheila has nothing.
Wendy showed off her Siler Springs Batt by Josette at Enchanted Knoll Farm

Gossip and Innuenedo:
Congratulations to Stephanie from Expectan Knitter with her baby boy.
Sheila went on a Untamed Roller Coaster at Canobie Lake park - Twice.
Kidz Bop 20 - has some recent songs by popular artist, sung by kids for kids.
My Zman turned 8 this past Sunday.

South Adirondack Fiber Festival on September 24 & 25th in Greenwich, NY., Suzzane of Knitting Knirvana and Mellisa of His and Hers podcast are planning to go.

We have opened up a Cafe Press Store, check it out here.

 We are going to Rhinebeck on the Webs bus, check it out here.

Find us on Plurk as Knit1hearttoo (we share the account), Sparkpeople as Sheilad37 and Pennywenny2, and Twitter as Knit1hearttoo and Wendy is Knit1Wendy. Pinterest for Wendy as Knit1Wendy. You can email us
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If you are new or a return viewer, thank you for watching us.

Have a good week, Knit With Heart.


Enid said...

5 stars!!!!
very amusing this evening. both have done well with challenge projects.
oh what memories were brought back>>>> trying to do adult things while under-tens about:))

folksmith said...

Loved the videocast. Wendy, I love the crocheted bag, I will have to check out her website.

You two were great today. Love your looks when the kids come through. too funny.

Kimberly said...

Loove your podcast as always!! I now live in Germany and am fluent in German so in case you have any German questions, I'll help you. Häkelbeutel means häkel=crochet and beutel=bag
oh and Wollmeise is pronounced with the e on the end. I hope that helps. Adore you guys!!!