Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Weekend in Aiken

This week, we'll talk about my anniversary trip to Aiken,SC, progress on two shawls and my new instant pot.  Listen here.












FO's



Nothing this week.

WiP's
 
Kay 

Emelyn Mae Shawl by Jennifer Lassonde
Yarn--Yankee Dyer Sole in Butter and Graphite
 
Fairy Hill Shawl by Helen Stewart from The Shawl Society II  collection by Helen Stewart
Yarn--BlueberryChickYarn, fingering, dyed for this project in blue and black speckles
 
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway
 
Iced Tea Cowl--kit from The Village Knittery in Summerville, SC 
Yarn--Sea Island Yarn, fingering, dyed with tea

C2C Scrap Blanket (C2C = Corner to Corner)
Crochet hook size F with yarn leftover from socks
Corner-to-Corner Throw by Catherine J. Watson

*Here's a link to Carolina Fiber Girl, Ann aka eannrn-link*
    
Janie 
Beach Bag from First Knits
  

Pattern Rabbit Hole
XOXO Baby Cardigan by Winnie Marie Designs
Lattice Sampler Shawl by Jennifer Weissman
Twiggy Hat by YYC Knits
 
Other fluff for your rabbit hole: 
 
In Sight podcast -- true crime, mysteries, fogotten history

A Slob Come Clean podcast -- decluttering and home organizing
 
Down Cellar Studio podcast (Splash Pad Party KAL) 
 
Actually Knitting podcast  (PALKAL)
 
   
Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me
BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Roofless Goat Shed

This week, we'll talk about a finally finished project, storm damage and a family emergency.  Listen here.





FO's
Christmas Eve Socks (Little Bobbins Knits KAL)
Yarn-Knit Picks Felici in Soft Serve 
Plain vanilla socks-CO 64 stitches on US 1, 2.25mm  
 
WiP's
 
Kay 
Emelyn Mae Shawl by Jennifer Lassonde
Yarn--Yankee Dyer Sole in Butter and Graphite
 
Fairy Hill Shawl by Helen Stewart from The Shawl Society II  collection by Helen Stewart
Yarn--BlueberryChickYarn, fingering, dyed for this project in blue and black speckles
 
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway
 
Iced Tea Cowl--kit from The Village Knittery in Summerville, SC 
Yarn--Sea Island Yarn, fingering, dyed with tea

C2C Scrap Blanket (C2C = Corner to Corner)
Crochet hook size F with yarn leftover from socks
Corner-to-Corner Throw by Catherine J. Watson
*Here's a link to Carolina Fiber Girl, Ann aka eannrn-link*
    
Janie 
Beach Bag from First Knits
  
Pattern Rabbit Hole
Martha's Meadow by Lisa Hannes
 
Summer of Sea Creatures by Rachel Borello Carrol
 
Salt Water by Sylvia McFadden 
 
Norwegian Fir Baby Sweater by OGE Knitwear 
 
 
Other fluff for your rabbit hole: 
 
Down Cellar Studio podcast (Splash Pad Party KAL) 
 
Actually Knitting podcast   
 
   
Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me
BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

The Knit Shop Was Beside the Spa

This week, I'll fill you in on my vacation adventures, confess my lace knitting failure and tell you what I've harvested from the garden.  Listen here.









FO's
Apple Blossom Socks by Helen Stewart 
Yarn--Hedgerow Yarns Merino/Nylon High Twist Sock in the Apple Blossom colorway
 
WiP's
 
Fairy Hill Shawl by Helen Stewart from The Shawl Society II  collection by Helen Stewart
Yarn--BlueberryChickYarn, fingering, dyed for this project in blue and black speckles
 
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway
 
Iced Tea Cowl--kit from The Village Knittery in Summerville, SC 
Yarn--Sea Island Yarn, fingering, dyed with tea

Christmas Eve Socks (Little Bobbins Knits KAL)
Yarn-Knit Picks Felici in Soft Serve 
Plain vanilla socks-CO 64 stitches on US 1, 2.25mm 
 
C2C Scrap Blanket (C2C = Corner to Corner)
Crochet hook size F with yarn leftover from socks
Corner-to-Corner Throw by Catherine J. Watson
*Here's a link to Carolina Fiber Girl, Ann aka eannrn-link*
   

 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
 
Mini Stripe Cowl by Angie Kimel
 
Little Black Shawl by Laura Aylor

TUK by Gabrielle Danskknit

Summer On You by Svetlana Volkova

Blue Sky by Valentina Cosciani
 
Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
KinoKnits podcast
 
Down Cellar Studio podcast (Splash Pad Party KAL) 
 
Actually Knitting podcast   
 
Knitting Addiction yarn shop 

Artistic Elegance spa

The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway

Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett
 
 
 
Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me
BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Shops-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/bedesisters for project bags

https://www.etsy.com/shop/BlueberryChickYarn for yarn

Contact me at bedesisters@gmail.com

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Welcome to the Farm, Bentley!

This week there's a little knitting, a little spinning, and a little puppy.  Welcome to the Farm, Bentley!
Listen here.








FO's
None this week...again.

WiP's
 
Fairy Hill Shawl by Helen Stewart from The Shawl Society II  collection by Helen Stewart
Yarn--BlueberryChickYarn, fingering, dyed for this project in blue and black speckles
 
Apple Blossom Socks by Helen Stewart 
Yarn--Hedgerow Yarns Merino/Nylon High Twist Sock in the Apple Blossom colorway
 
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway
 
Iced Tea Cowl--kit from The Village Knittery in Summerville, SC 
Yarn--Sea Island Yarn, fingering, dyed with tea

Christmas Eve Socks (Little Bobbins Knits KAL)
Yarn-Knit Picks Felici in Soft Serve 
Plain vanilla socks-CO 64 stitches on US 1, 2.25mm 
 
C2C Scrap Blanket (C2C = Corner to Corner)
Crochet hook size F with yarn leftover from socks
Corner-to-Corner Throw by Catherine J. Watson
*Here's a link to Carolina Fiber Girl, Ann aka eannrn-link*
   

 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
 
Langyarn-Switzerland
This is the poncho I chose--link

In Threes-a baby cardigan by Kelly Herdrich

Snug by Hinke

Harvest cardigan by tincanknits
 
 
Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
 
Down Cellar Studio podcast (Splash Pad Party KAL) 
 
Actually Knitting podcast   
 
 
 
Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me
BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Shops-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/bedesisters for project bags

https://www.etsy.com/shop/BlueberryChickYarn for yarn

Contact me at bedesisters@gmail.com

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cow on the Lam

This week there's an escaped cow in the neighborhood, a new puppy on the way and I've been working on three projects.  Listen here.











FO's
None this week.  

WiP's
 
 Fairy Hill Shawl by Helen Stewart from The Shawl Society II  collection by Helen Stewart
Yarn--BlueberryChickYarn, fingering, dyed for this project in blue and black speckles
 
Apple Blossom Socks by Helen Stewart 
Yarn--Hedgerow Yarns Merino/Nylon High Twist Sock in the Apple Blossom colorway
 
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway
 
Iced Tea Cowl--kit from The Village Knittery in Summerville, SC 
Yarn--Sea Island Yarn, fingering, dyed with tea

Christmas Eve Socks (Little Bobbins Knits KAL)
Yarn-Knit Picks Felici in Soft Serve 
Plain vanilla socks-CO 64 stitches on US 1, 2.25mm 
 
C2C Scrap Blanket (C2C = Corner to Corner)
Crochet hook size F with yarn leftover from socks
Corner-to-Corner Throw by Catherine J. Watson
*Here's a link to Carolina Fiber Girl, Ann aka eannrn-link*
   

 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
 
Corona Cowl by Evie Scott
 
 
Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
All About Agatha podcast 
 
Down Cellar Studio podcast (Splash Pad Party KAL) 
 
Actually Knitting podcast   
 
Knit Crate subscription yarn club
 
 
Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me
BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Shops-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/bedesisters for project bags

https://www.etsy.com/shop/BlueberryChickYarn for yarn

Contact me at bedesisters@gmail.com

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Lining the Rabbit Hole

This week I'm just back from Maryland Sheep and Wool where I met lots of fellow wool fanatics, shared lots of stitch markers and bought loads of sheepy treasures.  Listen here.










FO's

Blanket for Braden's Blankets Ministry
Yarn is Caron Simply Soft in Blue Mint
The pattern is based on the Grandmother's Favorite Dishcloth
 
 
WiP's
   
Iced Tea Cowl--kit from The Village Knittery in Summerville, SC 
Yarn--Sea Island Yarn, fingering, dyed with tea

Christmas Eve Socks (Little Bobbins Knits KAL)
Yarn-Knit Picks Felici in Soft Serve 
Plain vanilla socks-CO 64 stitches on US 1, 2.25mm 
 
C2C Scrap Blanket (C2C = Corner to Corner)
Crochet hook size F with yarn leftover from socks
Corner-to-Corner Throw by Catherine J. Watson
*Here's a link to Carolina Fiber Girl, Ann aka eannrn-link*
   

Fairy Hill Shawl by Helen Stewart from The Shawl Society II  collection by Helen Stewart
Yarn--BlueberryChickYarn, fingering, dyed for this project in blue and black speckles
 
Apple Blossom Socks by Helen Stewart 
Yarn--Hedgerow Yarns Merino/Nylon High Twist Sock in the Apple Blossom colorway
 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
 
Emelyn Mae Shawl by Jennifer Lassonde
 
Laurelie by Lisa Hannes 
 
Dodging Rain Drops by Vanessa Ewing 
 
I see spring by Joji Locatelli
 
Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
Blank Hanks: A Coloring Book for Fiber Lovers by Suzanne Sarah

Project bags--The Project Bag Etsy shop
 
Lining the Rabbit Hole (aka, stuff I bought)
Mini Gnome set from Going Gnome

Toy sheep from Catoctin Creek Farm  

Soap, lotion and Eucalan wool wash from The Rose Field

Signature knitting needles--Size 1 DPNs 

Into the Whirled yarn: Pakokku Sock, "Wibbly Wobbly, Timey Wimey" and 
     Dresden DK in "Whovian"

O Wool yarn: O-Wash worsted in "Wood Dove"

Yankee Dyer Yarns:  Yankee Sole base in "Graphite" and "Butter" 

Akerworks bobbins 

Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me
BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Shops-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/bedesisters for project bags

https://www.etsy.com/shop/BlueberryChickYarn for yarn

Contact me at bedesisters@gmail.com