Tuesday, December 12, 2017

When Knitting Gets Grumpy

This week, my knitting has been very grumpy but I think I'm getting on its good side.  We had good dental check ups all around and Bentley may need a sweater! Listen here.



FO's
None because I'm such a lazy knitter.
 

WiP's  
  Mini Skein Infinity Scarf by Julieanne Cole Yarn--minis from my advent mini swap

Socks for Uncle Mark
Yarn--Patons Kroy Sock in the Flax colorway




These projects didn't get any love this week: 
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*
 

The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn
 
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway 

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole Downhome by Alicia Plummer

The Miller's Daughter by Melanie Berg

Fir Shawl by Melody Hoffman

Klee Wyck hat collection by Susan Ashcroft



Other fluff for your rabbit hole:

Show Me Yarn on Etsy


Lights Before Christmas at Riverbanks Zoo
 

Bags from Bede Sisters
Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn

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

Where to Find Me

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Email me at  bedesisters@gmail.com

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

I Have Advent Minis...Now What?

This week, I have some ideas for all those minis.  My Infinity Mini Skein Scarf is one of them, but I have a few more suggestions. Also, Pyrs are the best dogs ever.  No offense, Bentley.



FO's
None. (Cue "sad trombone".)
 

WiP's  
 
Mini Skein Infinity Scarf by Julieanne Cole
Yarn--minis from my advent mini swap

Socks for Uncle Mark
Yarn--Patons Kroy Sock in the Flax colorway

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway


 

These projects didn't get any love this week: 
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*
 

The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn
 
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway 

 
Pattern Rabbit Hole 
Mini Sock by Karen Butler 

Mini Madness Shawl by Angie Kimel 

Mini Skein Sampler by Crystal Bergstrom  

Advent Shawl by Joanna Booth


Other fluff for your rabbit hole:

Origin by Dan Brown  

Ghost Stories by M.R. James



 

Bags from Bede Sisters
Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn

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

Where to Find Me

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope


Email me at  bedesisters@gmail.com

Have You Considered Painting?

This week, I mailed my Master Knitter Level One binder.  Let the nail biting begin!



FO's
None. (Cue "sad trombone".)
 

WiP's  
 
Socks for Uncle Mark
Yarn--Patons Kroy Sock in the Flax colorway

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway


 

These projects didn't get any love this week: 
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*
 

The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn
 
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway 

 
Pattern Rabbit Hole 
Not a pattern, but it's a serious rabbit hole--Master Knitter Program.
 
 
Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
Pawley Studios pottery (my "Let the Fleece Be With You" mug is from them) 

Ken MacNeill art

Hippie Chix fiber

Ginny Merret art


Bags from Bede Sisters
Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn

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

Where to Find Me

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope


Email me at  bedesisters@gmail.com

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Knitting Whack-a-Mole

This week, I am working furiously on my master knitter level one.  Listen here.








 
FO's
None.
 

WiP's  
 
Socks for Uncle Mark
Yarn--Patons Kroy Sock in the Flax colorway

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway

The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn

 

These projects didn't get any love this week: 
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*


  
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway 

 
Pattern Rabbit Hole 
 
Point/Counterpoint Vol. 3 by KinoKnits and Claire Devine

Mini Skein Infinity Scarf by Julieanne Cole 

Jogless Join from Arenda Holladay

Picking up mitten thumb stitches

 


Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
   
The Devil's Rooming House by M. William Phelps
 

Bags from Bede Sisters
Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn

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

Where to Find Me

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Festival Flu Is a Thing

This week, I am back from SAFF and brought some sort of festival flu with me...cough...cough.  Listen here.




 
FO's

Quaker Yarn Stretcher by Susan Ashcroft made from mystery handspun



Bankhead Hat by Susie Gourlay
Yarn--BlueberryChickYarn, Columbia Worsted in grey
 

WiP's  
 
Socks for Uncle Mark
Yarn--Patons Kroy Sock in the Flax colorway

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway

The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn

 
These projects didn't get any love this week: 
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*

  
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole 
Knitting technique resources:
Arenda Holladay blog 
Arenda Holladay on YouTube 
Suzanne Bryan on YouTube
Leslie Gonzalez blocking video
 
 


Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
Bags from Bede Sisters
Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn

Daizie Knits yarn

Kino Knits pattern page




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

Where to Find Me

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Can I Panic Now?

This week, I finished a pair of socks and a shawl and am in full pre-SAFF panic mode.  Also, vintage knitting patterns are awesome.  Listen here.




 
FO's

Not Giant Hairy Man Feet Socks (Socks for Ann)
64 Stitches on US 0's
Yarn--Into the Whirled Pakokku Sock, Wibbly Wobbly Timey Wimey colorway
Greener on MY Side shawl by KinoKnits Yarn from V Yarn 

 

WiP's  
 
Socks for Uncle Mark
Yarn--Patons Kroy Sock in the Flax colorway

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway

 
These projects didn't get any love this week: 
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*

  
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole 
Vintage knitting books
--Knit for Defense



Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
Fall Bags from Bede Sisters
Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn

Daizie Knits yarn

Kino Knits pattern page
 
V Yarn
SAFF-Southeast Animal Fiber Fair



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

Where to Find Me
BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Monogamous...Sort of

This week I only want to knit Greener On MY Side...because I am the boss of my knitting and I can do that if I want.  Listen here.








 
FO's

Nothing.  Sigh. 
 

WiP's  

Not Giant Hairy Man Feet Socks (Socks for Ann)
64 Stitches on US 0's
Yarn--Into the Whirled Pakokku Sock, Wibbly Wobbly Timey Wimey colorway

Greener on MY Side shawl by KinoKnits
Yarn from V Yarn 


 

These projects didn't get any love this week: 


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*

  
Hitofude cardigan by Hiroku Fukatsu
Yarn-Quince and Co. Tern, in the Beach Glass colorway 
Pattern Rabbit Hole 
Colorwork Scarf Sampler by Suzanne Bryan
Suzanne Bryan Ravelry group

Quaker Yarn Stretcher Boomerang by Susan Ashcroft

A Hap for Harriet by Kate Davies




Other fluff for your rabbit hole:

 
Fall Bags from Bede Sisters
Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn

Daizie Knits yarn

Kino Knits pattern page
V Yarn

SAFF-Southeast Animal Fiber Fair



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

Where to Find Me
BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope