Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Episode 17: In Which We Date Ourselves


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Chevron Baby Blanket by espace tricot in Cascade 220 Aran (white [871], grey [1946] and yellow) - stripe pattern inspired by this blanket 
Beeswax Hat by Amy van de Laar in Sweet Fiber Merino Twist DK (Spanish Coin)
Prisoner of Azkhaban Scarf by atypically.knit in Cascade 220 and Patons Classic Wool (Old Gold)
Darkke hat by Wooly Wormhead in Malabrigo Worsted (Mariposa)

FO Show



Zigzagular Socks by Susie White in Regia Fluormania (Rainbow)
citric acid fix from The Knitmore Girls podcast



Tiny Gnome by Anna Hrachovec
Tiny Gnome #1 and Tiny Gnome #2
Gnomeo & Juliet

Queued
Berroco Arm Knit Cowl by Berroco Design Team
Fine Sand by Heidi Kirramaier
Jumbo Gnome by Anna Hrachovec

Retail Therapy



Freckled Whimsy Sock Nanny in blue fox print
Addi Sock Rockets in US 0 (2.0 mm) 32"
Sew Modern in Los Angeles, CA

Sew What

Medium drawstring bag

Standing wedge bags


Giveaway Winner
The winner of the Awesome Grannie unicorn project bag is kayteebee! Congratulations, Katie. We will be contacting you on Ravelry.

Discussion
This week we discuss what factors come into play when packing knitting for a trip.

Reading
Court of Thorn and Roses by Sarah J Maas
Lock In by John Scalzi


Watching
Avengers: Age of Ultron
Age of Adeline
Ex Machina

Thanks for listening and happy knitting, everyone!

Friday, May 8, 2015

Episode 16: Fueled by Donuts


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Prisoner of Azkhaban Scarf by atypically.knit in Cascade 220 and Patons Classic Wool (Old Gold)
Fluid Slouchy Beanie by Karen MacCall in Stimpy Lab Warm DK (The Suburbs)
Chevron Baby Blanket by Espace Tricot in Cascade 220 Superwash Aran
Darkke hat by Wooly Wormhead in Malabrigo Merino Worsted (Mariposa)


Zigzagular Socks by Susie White in Regia Fluormania (Rainbow)
dye fix solution from Knitmore Girls



FO Show


Eyelet Row baby blanket in Sweetgeorgia Superwash Sport (Wetcoast Winter) using a stitch pattern from Up Down, All-Around by Wendy Bernard

Retail Therapy


Handmade project bag from Kimono No Kobeya small in Pasadena
Slipped Stitch Studios Studio Tote Beetlejuice print (Bag of the Month)
Northbound Knitting patterns
Queued
Handbrake by Kay F Jones (gift from the lovely Yarnder Woman)

Reading
Love Fortunes and Other Disasters by Kimberly Karaliu (May 2015)
Changeless and Blameless by Gail Carriger
The Hook Up by Kristen Callihan
The Friend Zone by Kristin Callihan
Royal Wedding by Meg Cabot (June 2015)

Watching
They Came Together
La Belle et La Bette (French Beauty & The Beast)

Thank you for listening!

Monday, May 4, 2015

Special Edition: YOTH Trunk Show and Vogue Knitting Live Recap


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Special Edition: YOTH Trunk Show and Vogue Knitting Live Pasadena
with special guest Alethea (@frootjoos)

Thursday April 16, 2015
YOTH trunk show at Unwind Yarn


Vogue Knitting Live Pasadena
Pasadena Convention Center
April 17-19, 2015

Classes:
No Fear Isle (sponsored by Classic Elite)
Moone Boy starring Chris O'Dowd
Mary Jane Mucklestone


Build-a-Toy with Susan B Anderson




VKL Marketplace
YOTH Little Brother in Avocado (3 skeins)
The Bar-Maids
Knit Wit magazine
YOTH Little Brother in Rosemary (3 skeins)
Atenti Bags
Pain Free Pillow

Retail Therapy


YOTH puppies
mochimochiland

Mochimochiland Tiny Gnome and Tiny Turtle kits

Ewe and Me Yarns (Me Too colorway)
KNIT project bags from Vogue Knitting
YOTH Puppies (aka gradient sets) in lime green (Little Brother), mint green (Little Brother) and mustard yellow (Big Sister) - pics here
YOTH Little Brother in Black Mission Fig (4 skeins)
YOTH Big Sister in Sea Salt (1 skein)
Tiny Gnome and Tiny Turtle kits from Mochimochiland
Project Gnome Diplomacy

Thanks to Alethea for joining us in this special episode. Happy knitting!