Episode #14: Spin City

Finished Objects

Moody Mystery Socks

Free Pattern by Erica Lueder

ChiaoGoo US Size 0 and US Size 1, 32 inch circular

 

Current WiPs

July – September Mystery KAL – Socks

Paid Pattern by VeryBusyMonkey

Devilbunny Dyeworks DB Twist Sock in Fair Will Bark

ChiaoGoo US Size 1, 32 inch circular

Vanilla Stockinette Socks

My own recipe

Knit Picks Stroll Handpainted in Dolly Colorway

US Size 1.5 Hiya Hiya Sharps

 

New Cast Ons

Auburn Wave

Paid pattern by Mam’zelle Flo

Madelinetosh Merino Light in Jade Colorway

US Size 4 Knit Picks Sunstruck

 

Future Knits

Finishing up stuff on the needles!

 

Favorite Things (Stash Enhancement, Books, Show & Tell)

Knit Picks Last Day of Summer Sale

  • 2 Skeins of Biggo in Cobblestone Heather
  • 2 Skeins of Biggo in Forest Heather
  • Chroma in Watercolor

 

Other Knitting Stuff

100 Member Giveaway

Stitches Midwest

Double Knitting Class with Melissa Leapman

Stitches Haul

 

Spin City

Spinning Class Discussion

  • First Class – Spindle Spinning
  • Second Class – Wheel Spinning
  • Park & Draft – then Free Spinning – then Reversion to Park & Draft
  • Now able to do Free Spinning
  • Knit Picks Purchase
    • Kromski Spindle
    • 3 Packs of WOTA Roving
    • One Cotton Candy Roving Sampler Pack
  • Etsy Purchase from Friends in Fiber
    • Falkland Combed Top 4 Oz. “Fibery Jewels” for Spinning or Felting
    • Alpaca/Merino/Silk Combed Top 4 Oz. “Cranberry Bog Gradient”

Keep in Touch!

Episode #13: Fancy Ganseys

Current WiPs

New Cast Ons

Favorite Things

  1. Opal Sock Yarn from Destash
  2. Hazel Knits Artisan Sock  – Rogue Colorways
  3. Stockinette Zombies Project Bag
  4. Project Bag by Molly from A Homespun House

     

Keep in Touch!

 

 

Episode #12: How’s the Weather

Finished Objects

Current WiPs

New Cast Ons

Future Knits

Other Knitty Stuff

  • June/July KAL – Green with Envy

Favorite Things

  1. 9 inch circular needles for colorwork socks
  2. Hazel Knits Artisan Sock Yarn
  3. Kraemer Sterling Silver
  4. Other Knitter’s Spinning

Keep in Touch!

 

 

Episode #11: The Curious Case of Missing Hexipuffs

THE KNITTING

Current WiPs

Pi Shawl

  • Pattern from Elizabeth Zimmerman
  • Knitter’s Almanac
  • The Drop Spindle Bella Laceweight Bamboo Yarn
  • US Size 7 Knit Picks Sunstruck 24 inch circular

Chunky Checkered Cowl

  • Free Pattern by Stacy H
  • Knit Picks Biggo in Green Tea Heather (2 skeins)
  • US Size 13 Knitter’s Pride Dreamz

Tam #5

  • Knitting Tams by Mary Rowe
  • Knit Picks Palette in White, Rooibos Heather, Salsa Heather, and Coriander Heather
  • US Size 1 and Size 3 16 inch circular ChiaoGoo

The Beekeeper’s Quilt

  • Paid Pattern by Tiny Owl Knits
  • Leftover Sock Yarn
  • US Size 3 ChiaoGoo Red Lace

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New Cast Ons

Lichen Ribbed Socks

  • Pattern by Nancy Bush from Knitting Vintage Socks
  • Knit Picks Hawthorn in Rose City
  • US Size 1 32 inch circular ChiaoGoo


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La Mancha’s Giants

  • Free Pattern by Rose Hiver
  • Knit Picks Stroll in Sprinkle Heather & Universal Yarn Pace Step in Pink
  • US Size 1 32 inch circular and 9 inch circular ChiaoGoo

la manchas giants colorwork socks

Future Knits

Mystery KAL –  Socks

  • Paid Pattern by VeryBusyMonkey
  • July through September
  • Devilbunny Dyeworks DB Twist Sock Fair Willow Bark

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OTHER KNITTY STUFF

  • Etsy Shops and Finds Giveaway Winner Announcement
  • June/July KAL – Green with Envy

OTHER CRAFTY THINGS

Current Stitchiness

FAVORITE THINGS

  1. Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light – Jade
  2. Owl Stitch Markers
  3. Knit Picks Palette

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Episode #10: Frogging the Owls

Finished Objects

Hitchhiker Shawl

  • Paid Pattern by Martina Behm
  • Malabrigo Sock in Abril
  • US Size 4 Knit Picks Rainbow Wood; Sunstruck

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Current WiPs

Pi Shawl

  • Pattern from Elizabeth Zimmerman
  • Knitter’s Almanac
  • The Drop Spindle Bella Laceweight Bamboo Yarn
  • US Size 7 Bamboo Double Points

 Chunky Checkered Cowl

  • Free Pattern by Stacy H
  • Knit Picks Biggo in Green Tea Heather (2 skeins)
  • US Size 13 Knitter’s Pride Dreamz

 Tam #5

  • Knitting Tams by Mary Rowe
  • Knit Picks Palette in White, Rooibos Heather, Salsa Heather, and Coriander Heather
  • US Size 1 and Size 3 16 inch circular ChiaoGoo

Viking Ugla (Owl)

  •  Free Pattern by Hilde Aas
  • Knit Picks Stroll in Pumpkin and Bare
  • US Size 1 on Knit Picks Sunstruck DPNs

New Cast Ons

Easy Peasy Zig Zag Socks

  • Free Pattern by Julia Riede
  • Knit Picks Hawthorn in Rose City
  • US Size 1.5 32 inch circular ChiaoGoo

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Future Knits

Mystery KAL

  • Paid Pattern by VeryBusyMonkey
  • July through September
  • Shawl or Socks

Classic “Must Knit” Patterns KAL by Yarngasm

OTHER KNITTY STUFF 

OTHER CRAFTY THINGS

 Current Stitchiness

 

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Episode #9: Pick My Yarn

Find The Knitting Room Video Podcast on iTunes Now!

THE KNITTING

Current WiPs

Hitchhiker Shawl

  • Paid Pattern by Martina Behm
  • Malabrigo Sock in Abril
  • US Size 4 Knit Picks Rainbow Wood; Sunstruck

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hitchhiker shawl

Pi Shawl

  • Pattern from Elizabeth Zimmerman
  • Knitter’s Almanac
  • The Drop Spindle Bella Laceweight Bamboo Yarn
  • US Size 7 Bamboo Double Points

Pi Shawl

Chunky Checkered Cowl

  • Free Pattern by Stacy H
  • Knit Picks Biggo in Green Tea Heather (2 skeins)
  • US Size 13 Knitter’s Pride Dreamz

Tam #5

  • Knitting Tams by Mary Rowe
  • Knit Picks Palette in White, Rooibos Heather, Salsa Heather, and Coriander Heather
  • US Size 1 and Size 3 16 inch circular ChiaoGoo

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Future Knits

Mystery KAL by VeryBusyMonkey

  • July through September
  • Shawl (Small or Large) or Socks
  • What yarn to choose?

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OTHER KNITTY STUFF

  • Extension of Etsy Shops and Finds Giveaway thru end of June
  • June/July KAL – Green with Envy
  • I am now on iTunes!  Find me here:  The Knitting Room on iTunes

OTHER CRAFTY THINGS

Current Stitchiness

FAVORITE THINGS 

  • Instagram!
  • Feedly to keep track of Ravelry Destashes
  • Great Adirondack Silky Sock
  • Zinio Magazines
  • Sunstruck Needles

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Episode #8: Twenty Eight Teeth

THE KNITTING

Finished Objects

Tam #4

  • Knitting Tams by Mary Rowe
  • Knit Picks Palette in Ivy, White, Teal, Celadon Heather, and Edamame
  • US Size 1 and Size 3 16 inch circular Bamboo ChiaoGoo

fair isle tam

Current WiPs

Hitchhiker Shawl

  • Paid Pattern by Martina Behm
  • Malabrigo Sock in Abril
  • US Size 4 Knit Picks Rainbow Wood

Pi Shawl

  • Pattern from Elizabeth Zimmerman
  • Knitter’s Almanac
  • The Drop Spindle Bella Laceweight Bamboo Yarn
  • US Size 7 Bamboo Double Points

New Cast Ons

Chunky Checkered Cowl

  • Free Pattern by Stacy H
  • Knit Picks Biggo in Green Tea Heather (2 skeins)
  • US Size 13 Knitter’s Pride Dreamz

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Future Knits

Vortex Shawl

  • Free Pattern by Kristina McCurley
  • The Drop Spindle Bella Laceweight Bamboo Yarn

 Tam #5

  • Knitting Tams by Mary Rowe
  • Knit Picks Palette in Rooibos Heather, Coriander Heather, Salsa Heather, and White
  • US Size 1 and Size 3 16 inch circular ChiaoGoo

fair isle tam

OTHER KNITTY STUFF

June/July KAL – Green with Envy

Etsy Shops and Finds Giveaway

OTHER CRAFTY THINGS

Finished

Latte Love Cross Stitch Pattern  By Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery

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WiP

Cherry Blossom Sampler  By Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery

cross stitch

FAVORITE THINGS

  1. Cascade Heritage Yarn in Mango and Grey
  2. Madelinetosh Tosh Light in Fjord and Bark
  3. Posie Gets Cosy – Cross Stitching Tips for Stitching over 2
  4. MandoBug Crafts Podcast
  5.  Needleminder by Oh, needle mind!

madelinetosh lightcascade heritage sock

 

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