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Episode 58 – Fibre, socks and shawls

Show Notes

Finished Objects

gramps by tincanknits using Berocco Vintage in Chocolate and Aquae

Works in Progress

Hartwith by Rachel Coopey using Drops Alpaca in colour 2919

Plain socks using String Theory Colorworks Self Striping in Trifolium

Sweet Cables by Joji Locatelli using DyeNinja Wool Silk DK in South Seas

Piper’s Journey by Paula Emmons-Fuessle using MadelineTosh Tosh DK in Whiskers and Volga – KAL details can be found here

Shiny New Things

Fibre from Porpoise Fur – Ironwork Hat Kit, BFL in Death to MRSA and Merino/Flax in Coommassie Blue

Fibre from Aphaia – Merino, Shetland and Soybean in Nootka

Coffee with C.C.

Retreat News

Sign ups begin on Tuesday 12 April 2016 at 3pm BST. More details can be found here

 

 

 

 

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Episode 44 Emergency hat

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Episode 42 General Sort of Mishmash

Show notes

Works in Progress

Kingfisher Socks (plain cuff down socks) in Knitterly Things Vesper Sock in Autumn Sky on 2.25mm/ US 1 needles

Something Silver by Veera Valimaki in Wendy Jubilee DK using 4.5mm/ US 7 needles

Finished Objects

Rowan Knit Kit Scarf in Kidsilk Haze and Shimmer on 3.25mm/ US 3 needles

Woven scarf using Posh Knits Erin and Easyknits.co.uk Superbiffle in Blizzard

Spinning

Alpaca/Silk/Shetland by Hilltopcloud

In progress – Texel fibre from Hilltopcloud  in Wood Pile

Shiny New Things

Hilltopcloud Shetland Trio and 4 bumps of BFL/Baby Camel

Sparkleduck Genie in Dovely

Fyberspates Scrumptious Lace in Wine Gum

Wrapped in Color by Deborah Tomasello

Clearwater by Mindy Vasil

If it Moves, Shoot It Zoe Kerchief by OneHandKnits

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New home for knitrundig video podcast

knitrundig is no longer available via blip.tv so I will be using VideoPress from now on. A new episode of the podcast will be coming soon. See you then!

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Episode 7 – The one with too much yawning!

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Show notes

Congratulations to suzie, prize draw winner!
WIPs

Thin Ice by Laura Linneman 4.0mm/US 6 and 4.5mm/US 7 needles using Posh Yarn Hannah in Lingua Franca

Knitterly Things Vesper Sock Great Googlie Mooglie Vanilla Socks 2.5mm / US 1.5 needles

Chevron Lace Fingerless Mitts by Lynn A Evans using The Knitting Goddess Merino Nylon Sock in Bramble

Cadence Socks by Very Busy Monkey using Babylonglegs BooSock in Petrolhead

Finished Objects

Nothing to show!

Shiny New Things

Oink Pigments Sock Yarn in Teal Appeal

Digging

http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/learning/features_facts/digging/invasion/s2.html

http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/London-Wall/Whats-on/Galleries/medieval/People/147010/

Podcasts

MayaMoonie

Student Knits

Charminglochie

Sock Bunny Knit and Fit

Sock Bunny Knit and Fit

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Episode 6 Full of Cold

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Episode 6 – Full of Cold please click here to view the podcast. I can’t get the embed code to work 😦

Prize draw – please go over to the knitrundig podcast group on Ravelry and post in the thread. Open to group members only, please.

Sockalong – chat thread will be opened today, and the finished object thread opened on 1 January

Works in Progress

Burning Rings of Fire by Kirsten Kapur using Fibernymph Dye Works Bounce Sock in TARDIS on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needle

Great Googlie Mooglie Socks using Knitterly Things Vesper Sock in Great Googlie Mooglie on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needle

Epic Fail Hexagon Blankie!

Finished Objects

Rhossili Beach Watch Cap by Wendy Johnson using I Knit or Dye Hotter than July on 4.5mm/US 7 needles

Bubble Stream Socks by Cailyn Meyer using Barking Dog Yarns Opposites Attract in Tweedledee and Tweedledum on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles

Spinning

Cloudlover Polwarth Fibre in Haunted Vineyard, The Knit Girllls SAL colourway

Shiny New Things

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Episode 4 – Catch – Up

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Episode 4 –  Catch- Up

Thank you for your patience! For a chance to win a set of the Knitting Goddess mini skeins in the Fibre Flurry Colourway share what you like to do with your yarn leftovers in the knitrundig podcast Ravelry group – draw open to group members only, please.

WIPS

note all links will be to Ravelry unless otherwise stated. Please email me at knitrundig@gmail.com if you have any questions

Tiffany Triangle Shawl by Wendy Johnson, from Wendy Knits Lace, using madelinetosh Prairie in Logwood on 3.75mm US 5 needles

Bubble Stream Socks by Cailyn Meyer using Barking Dog Yarns Opposites Attract in Tweedledee and Tweedledum on 2.5mm US 1.5 needles

Rowan Knit Kit Striped Scarf using Rowan Shimmer and Kidsilk Haze, 3.25 mm US 3 needles

Stripy socks in Knitterly Things Vesper Sock Great Googlie Mooglie on 2.5mm US 1.5 needles – Who? Bag by The Undercover Owl

FO’s

Boo the Bat by Anna Hrachovec using leftover aran weight yarn on 4.0mm US 6 needles

Ambroso Mittens by Carol Feller from Knitty Deep Fall 2011 using Easyknits.co.uk Cloud in Ruby Slipper on 3.5mm US 4 needles

Coming Up

Concentric Socks by Carissa Browning in Knitterly Things Vesper Sock in Autumn Sky

New stuff

The Knitting Goddess Mini Skeins in the Fibre Flurry Colourway – win a set by sharing what you do with your leftover yarns in the knitrundig podcast Ravelry Group!

Easyknits.co.uk Sock Club 5.0 Explorer

The Knitting Goddess Day of the Dead merino nylon sock, Fibre Flurry exclusive with an Undercover Owl bag.

Millamia Mosha Cushion Knitting Kit

Knit Now magazine

Spinning

New fibre:

Butterfly Bush Yarns Norwegian Wool in Tiger’s Eye

Maid in England Faux Cashmere, Tencel and Soysilk braid in A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Cloudlover Polwarth in Haunted Vineyard – for The Knit Girlls Spin Along Knit Along

Running

Running Fitness Magazine

Digging
Rockbourne Roman Villa

Get Involved in Archaeology!

The Random Bit

Lewes Bonfire Council

Contact me:

stealthdragon on Ravelry and Plurk

knitrundig on twitter

knitrundig@gmail.com

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Episode 1 – Rambling Sam

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Show notes for Episode 1 Ramblin Sam

Knitting

WIPS  note all links will be to Ravelry unless otherwise stated. Please email me at knitrundig@gmail.com if you have any questions

My Wish  by Laura Linneman using Lornas Laces Shepherd Sock  in Frankensteins Cotillion and Serenknitty Merino Sock in Precious Metals on 4.0mm US 6 needles  Ravelry pattern

Whirlpool Socks  by Laura Nelkin using Blue Ridge Yarns Jubilee in Evening Jewel and beads from The Knitting Goddess   2.5mm US 1.5 needles from Knitting Socks with Handpainted Yarn by Carol Sulcoski. Project bag is from Nicsknots

Bubble Stream Socks by Cailyn Meyer using Barking Dog Yarns Opposites Attract in Tweedledee and Tweedledum on 2.5mm US 1.5 needles  Ravelry Pattern

FO’s

Cabled Cowl # 168  Patons  pattern using Patons Trentino Chunky in colour 00170 using 7.0mm  questionable US 10.5 needles. You need to sign up on the Patons Website to get this free pattern

Colophon Mitts by Hunter Hammersen using String Theory Caper Sock in Solas a Cookie A Sock Club colourway on 3.25mm US 4.0 needles

Urchin Beret Tam by Ysolda Teague, from Knitty.com using Lang Mille Fiamme in unknown colourway on 7.0mm  questionable US 10.5 needles. Link is to Knitty pattern

Coming Up

Pigwidgeon Mitts by Kamilla Svanlund using Millamia Naturally Soft Merino

Headband with Cables and Bobbles by Drops Design link to Drops Design

Cecil the Computer Monster by Rebecca Danger from The Big Book of Knitted Monsters

New stuff

Cotton yarns from Purplelinda Crafts

Deeply Wicked in Sea Cuke from easyknits.co.uk

Running

Free 5k time trials at 9am on a Saturday courtesy of Parkrun

Digging
A couple of great websites with information on Orkney  Orkneyjar and Visit Orkney

The Random Bit
Spinning paraphernalia from handspinner.co.uk, spindle bag from Jessalu

Contact me:

stealthdragon on Ravelry and Plurk

knitrundig on twitter

knitrundig@gmail.com

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