Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Episode 47 - Short But Sweet

The ladies bring you the usual project chat, including 4 pairs of finished fingerless gloves. We discuss 3 more of the 30 things to stop doing to yourself, show off Sheila's Socks That Rock club offering and feature Fat Cat Knits' fiber colorway of the month, Wayfarer.

Show Notes

Intro: Sheila aka Sheilad37 and Wendy aka Pennywenny on Ravelry.
Thank you to Judi L. for your donation.
Winding down the sock KAL here.

On The Dance Card:
Sheila is working on Super Easy Baby Blanket by Purl Soho on US 8 / 5.00mm mostly sugar and cream cotton or dishcloth cotton yarn.
Max's Hoodie, Wonderfull Wallaby by Carol Anderson using Paton's Shetland Chunky on US 8 / 5.00 mm.
Stripe socks using Wendy Johnson's Toe Up with a Difference in Gypsy Girl Creations, Transistions in Violet Bouquet.  Sheila has mostly been working on the Urban Necessity Mitts by Colleen Michele on US 5 / 3.75 and US 6 / 4.m in various wool.

Wendy Lisianthus by Rosemary Hill US 3 / 3.25 mm and US 4 / 3.5mm in Ivy Brambles Romantica in the Night Sky colorway.  She is also working on Spectra by Stephen West on US 5 / 3.75 mm in Madelin Tosh Sock in Midnight Rendevous and Crystal Palace Mini Mochi Color 304 (green through purple.)   Crestview by Cecily Glowik MacDonald using Classic Elite Duchess bulky yarn. Lotus Blossom Sock by Wendy, have 3 test knitters lined up and should be out soon.

Rate Your Date:
Sheila has finished working on the Urban Necessity Mitts by Colleen Michele on US 5 / 3.75 and US 6 / 4.m in various wool.
Wendy has nothing.

Whrilwind Romance:
Spunky Eclectic 100% Targhee in the REd Rover Colorway, 20 oz completed.

Future Dates:
Sheila still planning on starting the Tidepool Spiral Shawl by Wendy Johnson with Wollmeise La Digitessa.
Wedny is working on a design for a shawl or scarf next.

Crushes and Heartbreaks:
Sheila had a little heartbreak with the Hoody.
Wendy crushed on the movie "One for the Money" base on the Janet Evanovich book.

Baubles and Bling:
Sheila shows off her first shipment of the Blue Moon Socks that Rock Sock Club.  Gorgeous.
Wendy shows off her lates Fat Cat Knits colorway.

Gossip and Innuendo:
Sheila talks about work horse yarns like, Regia, Opal, and anything with nylon for kids socks.

13. Stop getting involved in relationships for the wrong reason.
14. Stop rejecting new realationships just because old ones didn't work.
15. Stop trying to compete against everyone else.

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Enid said...

Hi Girls, don't have any new superlatives to describe you. Just typing ''another good one'' seems not enough.
May see you in VKN at weekend

Girl Meets Needle said...

So this is my first visit to your lovely blog and your lovely podcast and oh my goodness, I really think I'm in love! This definitely won't be my last visit. <3