Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Episode 15: Back in Action



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Giveaway
This week I'm offering up a skein of Sweet Georgia Tough Love Sock in "Boheme".  Make a comment in the giveaway thread in the Ravelry group for your chance to win.

What I'm Wearing/Finished Projects:
All Over Lace
Sherlock Socks
April Rain for the Grocery Girls April Sockbash

Works in Progress

Cozy Check Socks
Sweet & Spicy Socks 
Colourful Cardigan

Upcoming
Sugarcane Cardigan 
So Faded 

Acquisitions
Regia Arne & Carlos 03762 "Forest"
Regia Pairfect 07114 "Waterfall"
Sweet Georgia Party of Five "Honey Fig"

Kit for Topdown Baby Cardigan
Ancient Arts Fingering/Sock "Tea and Biscuits"
Sweet Georgia Tough Love Sock "Anthem"

What I'm Reading
Murder at Hazelmoor (aka The Sittaford Mystery) by Agatha Christie 
Peril at End House by Agatha Christie
The Tuesday Club Murders (aka The Thirteen Problems) by Agatha Christie
The Illustrated Sherlock Holmes Treasury by Arthur Conan Doyle

Thursday, 13 April 2017

Episode 14: New Life




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What I'm Wearing
Stripes Gone Crazy 

Works in Progress
Sherlock Socks
April Rain for the Grocery Girls April Sockbash
The Vicar's Wife  
All Over Lace

 
Upcoming
The Shawl Society 2 by Helen Stewart
Sugarcane Cardigan by Carol Feller

Acquistitions
Opal Sweet & Spicy 3, colour 9121 "Saffron"
Opal Hundertwassers II, colour 2106 "Rain on a Rainy Day"
Opal Hundertwassers III, colour 3206 "Blind Venus"
Sweet Fiber Sweet Merino Lite, colour "Crush"
 
What I'm Reading
The Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie
Murder at Hazelmoor by Agatha Christie
The Illustrated Sherlock Holmes Treasury by Arthur Conan Doyle

Thursday, 6 April 2017

Episode 13: Feeling Lucky

 
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What I'm Wearing
Eternal Spring Shawl 

Finished Projects
Teddy Bear Slippers aka Doll Slippers 


Works in Progress
Sherlock Socks

Celestarium
April Rain 
The Vicar's Wife  
All Over Lace 

A Blast From the Past
Sampler quilt and cushion based on Three Shot Sampler from Quilt-As-You-Go Made Modern by Jera Brandvig

What I'm Reading
The Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie

Upcoming
Cozy Check Socks 

Thursday, 30 March 2017

Episode 12: Not Dragging My Heels

Once again I've split this week's episode into two parts.  Part 1 features the podcast's regular segments and Part 2 is all about sock heels.



I've also released a tutorial this week on how I knit a heel flap, heel turn, and gusset on a topdown sock.



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What I'm Wearing/Finished Projects
Aurorae Shawl 2
 
Works in Progress
Sherlock Socks
Celestarium
  
Cross Stitch
Elsa Williams "Blue Willow Tea Time"

A Blast From the Past
Team Swants! 

Sock Heel Resources:
Knitting Vintage Socks by Nancy Bush
Favorite Socks by Interweave 
On Your Toes Socks
http://catbordhi.com 
Fish Lips Kiss Heel 
Smooth Operator Socks

KirbyWirby Afterthought heel with no waste yarn 
Three Sets of Sock Heels by Lara Neel 
Eliminating Holes in Knitting Socks by Knitting Pipeline 

Sock Examples:
Heel Flap and GussetMore Ragg Stripes; Rippleside
Dutch Heel: OWK Mystery Socks 
Riverbed Gusset: Breaking Hearts Socks

Ridgeline Gusset: Scatterling 
Short-row HeelBullfinch Socks; My New Year's Cup of TeaSparkly Socks
Afterthought Heel: Watermelon Waffle SocksYet Another Pair of Plain Vanilla Socks

Friday, 24 March 2017

Episode 11: Spring is Springing!

 
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What I'm Wearing
Snowmelt Shawl

Finished Projects
Bullfinch Socks
Xanthophyll

Works in Progress
Couplet 
Sherlock Socks 

Cross Stitch
Elsa Williams "Blue Willow Tea Time"

Acquisitions/Fibres West
Kinfolk Yarn and Fibre Steadfast Sock in "Port Moody" and "Tea at the Empress Hotel"
Riverside Studio MCN Fingering in "Cobalt & Rust"
Flock Fibre Studio Take a Hike Sock Minis in "Cobblestone"; potential project "Aurorae Shawl".

Lenka's Way of Lace

Upcoming Projects
Socks for the Grocery Girls April Sockbash, possibly from Fleece Artist Nyoni in "Rose Garden"
Resume work on Celestarium.

Tilly Trout Podcast