Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Episode 22, The Anatomy of Cuff Down Socks

Don't forget to enter in your FINISHED socks in the Wollmeise sock contest!! Must be submitted by November 28th at 8pm!

Elijah and Playful Stripes got ignored. Fail on my part!

Bountiful Bohus got all the attention! Interested in finding out more about color theory, check out this website here.

My 16 day sock challenge started with Firewalker (which I call Firestarter later in the podcast!) Socks, will move on to my Hello Yarn Insect Wings for the second pair of socks once these are finished! Find out more about Fractal Spinning here.

Want to knit some mitts using this pattern and my Vesper Handspun.

Still Spinning on the Rambouillet. Working on becoming proficient at Navajo Spinning.

I talk about my thoughts on the Winter 2010 Interweave Knits and Spin Off

The Anatomy of Knitting Cuff down socks

Check out You Tube for great tutorials on the different cast ons and grafting.

Here's a great tutorial on knitting short row heels without wrapping the stitches

Listen to the podcast here!

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Episode 21

On and Off the Needles:

Elijah still needs ears!

Playful Stripes still needs buttons!

Bountiful Bohus still needs a sleeve!

Mom's socks still need to go in the mail!

Working on my own Jayne hat for a co-worker and son.

MIL Socks are still in progress!

Fibre Space is a great yarn store!

Don't forget that the deadline for the Wollmeise Sock club is November 28th at 8pm!!

Listen to the podcast here!