Saturday, April 21, 2018

Real Friends Will Tell Ya

This week, I finished the Skagen shawl and I'm behind on the Impressionists MKAL. I could also use some suggestion for booth samples.  Listen here.



FO's 
Skagen shawl by Paula Emons-Fuessle 
Yarn- Berroco Remix Light

WiP's  


Anna Karenina Shawl by KinoKnits
Yarn-SockBunny's Florida Sunshine

All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal)


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

Impressionists MKAL by Helen Stewart
Yarn is BlueberryChickYarn in speckles and a tonal (Beautyberry), fingering weight
These projects didn't get any love this week:   
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

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*
   

Isadora Cowl by Louisa Harding
Yarn-Louisa Harding, Amitola Grande and Trenzar


 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
Wifty Top by Francois Danoy
Fading Point by Joji Locatelli
Fading Waves by Stephen West
Perfect Points by Wooly Mum
 



Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
Burial Rites by Hannah Kent   
The Lying Game by Ruth Ware 
Sherlock Gnomes movie
 
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

Episode 76 One Skein Worsted

This week, I've worked on the Impressionists MKAL (spoiler alert: I'm still behind) and a pair of vanilla socks on the new Addi FlexiFlip needles.  We cleaned our porch and there are new chicks in the house.  Listen here.







FO's
None this week.

 

WiP's  
Vanilla Socks on Addi FlexiFlips and Aracania yarn


Impressionists MKAL by Helen Stewart

Yarn is BlueberryChickYarn in speckles and a tonal (Beautyberry), fingering weight




These projects didn't get any love this week:   

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

Anna Karenina Shawl by KinoKnits
Yarn-SockBunny's Florida Sunshine

All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal)


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


Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart


Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway

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*
   

Isadora Cowl by Louisa Harding
Yarn-Louisa Harding, Amitola Grande and Trenzar

 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
Pegase by Skeinwalker Knits
Eureka Cowl by Jessica Gore
Adama by Hilary Smith Callis
Contour Lines by Laura Aylor
Dragoste by Ysolda Teague



Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn 

Chappaquiddick film
   
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

Thursday, April 5, 2018

How To Be Knitworthy

This week, I have two finished objects. That's what happens when I go two weeks between podcasts.  I also have two new shawls on the needles.  Listen here.
















FO's
Vacation Socks--plain vanilla socks, 64 stitches on US 0, 2 mm needles
Yarn-Gale's Art Sock Blank Single, "New York City"

Red Ninja--crocheted toy in Berocco Ultra Wool, red and white

I used BostonJen's directions from her Orange Ninja project 

 


WiP's  


Anna Karenina Shawl by KinoKnits
Yarn-SockBunny's Florida Sunshine

All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal)


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

Impressionists MKAL by Helen Stewart
Yarn is BlueberryChickYarn in speckles and a tonal (Beautyberry), fingering weight
Skagen shawl by Paula Emons-Fuessle 
Yarn- Berroco Remix Light
These projects didn't get any love this week:   
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

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*
   

Isadora Cowl by Louisa Harding
Yarn-Louisa Harding, Amitola Grande and Trenzar


 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
Correa by Ambah O'Brien
Ladies' Old College Club Vest by Pelykh Natalie
Beren by Natalia Moreva

BABY Hiker's Cardigan by Melissa LeBarre

Apple Blossom Toe-Up Socks by Catherine Knutsson
Tolstoy Collection by KinoKnits
 



Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
   
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

Thursday, March 22, 2018

In Case You Were Wondering--K2TOG and SSK

This week, I've had a great time on the Anna Karenina shawl but I messed up the easy part.  I've also done some master knitter work.  Listen here.





FO's
None. (Cue sad trombone.)
 
 
WiP's  
Anna Karenina Shawl by KinoKnits
Yarn-SockBunny's Florida Sunshine

Vacation Socks--plain vanilla socks, 64 stitches on US 0, 2 mm needles
Yarn-Gale's Art Sock Blank Single, "New York City"
 
These projects didn't get any love this week:
 
All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal)
 
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

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*
  
 
Isadora Cowl by Louisa Harding
Yarn-Louisa Harding, Amitola Grande and Trenzar

 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
 
Special Edition Ornaments by Amy Munson
 
Tolstoy Collection by KinoKnits
 
San Fhoraois by LB Handknits Designs
 
Impressionists MKAL by Helen Stewart
 
Augustine Shawlette by Valdis Vrang

Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
Arenda Holladay blog on full-fashioned and blended decreases 
 
Videos- ugly seed stitch and weaving ends in seed stitch 
 
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

Monday, March 12, 2018

Episode 72 I Find Your Lack of Editing Disturbing

This week, I finished the "V is for Valentine" socks, and I've been attempting to learn amigurumi crochet.  

Also, I didn't edit.  You've been warned.  Listen here.






FO's
V for Valentine by Ellie Jones
Yarn is from FiberNymph Dye Works "Be Mine" on the Bedazzled base 


Smiley Face Balls by Naztazia (crochet)
Yarn-Patons Classic Wool Worsted, Hook is size E/4, 3.5mm
 
 
WiP's  
The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn

All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal)

 
Vacation Socks--plain vanilla socks, 64 stitches on US 0, 2 mm needles
Yarn-Gale's Art Sock Blank Single, "New York City"
 
These projects didn't get any love this week:
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

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*
  
 
Isadora Cowl by Louisa Harding
Yarn-Louisa Harding, Amitola Grande and Trenzar

 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
Leithgow by Erika Flory

Wild Rose Cowl by alfa knits

Furrow by Heather Asbeck

Tolstoy Collection by KinoKnits

Socks of Wonderland by Lisa K. Ross

Interlaken by Todd Michael Thomas

Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
SockBunny (Kimberly Pacini designs)
 
Break Down by B. A. Paris
The House of Unexpected Sisters by Alexander McCall Smith
 
In Farleigh Field by Rhys Bowen
 
Monsieur Pamplemousse by Michael Bond 
 
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

Friday, February 23, 2018

Episode 71 Baby Goats Make It Better

This week, I finished my Winter Games hat, worked on the Doodler and started a pair of socks.  It's been a tough week on the farm, but baby goats help. Listen here.





FO's
2018 Winter Games Hat by Susan Rainey
Yarn is Berocco Ultra Wool

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


V for Valentine by Ellie Jones
Yarn is from FiberNymph Dye Works "Be Mine" on the Bedazzled base
 
These projects didn't get any love this week:
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

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*
 

All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal)
 
Isadora Cowl by Louisa Harding
Yarn-Louisa Harding, Amitola Grande and Trenzar

 
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
 
Anna Karenina by Kino Knits

The Junction Shawl by Yarns Untangled

Mrs. Skerrett by Emily Devlin

Teeny Toes Socks by Michelle Gregory


Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
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