Tag Archives: knitting

Episode #54 (Wait’n for the storm)

16 Jun

Episode # 52 (Happy Memorial Day!)

25 May

Episode #49 (Monday Afternoon)

13 Apr

Episode # 47 (DFW Here We Come!)

20 Mar

Welcome new members to the group!
riverbreeze

MommaGem

LaurieDoesCrafts

mrsneelyjohns

JKnits51

Shout Outs to:

DragOnm0m – Daubie  Thank you for your donation!
Please check out Daubie’s store at https://www.etsy.com/shop/Daubie

MeliHermit – Thanks again for the lovely swap package!

WIPS:
*  Easy Pattern For Self Striping Socks by Frida Åberg – Knit in Desert Vista Dyeworks in the Solid Chocolate Zombunny colorway
* Breaking Hearts Socks by Cristi H. Payne  – knit in Must Stash Yarn in the Elsa & Anna colorway

Finished Objects:
*  Love Heart Blanket
*  San Mateo

Episode #45 (Sorry for the Freezing)

13 Feb

There is a little bit of freezing and I don’t know why, but it’s not bad.

Welcome new members to the Ravelry Group!
Chatzy
bryonybear
lynette0514
shaunalyn82
from-indy
yesthatshelby
ladyintn48
Theresa2121
RisingPhoenix23
ClementineO

Don’t forget about the **WIP Bustin KAL** – deadline to enter your WIPs is March 31st!

Shout Outs:
bryonybear, who is Kay and ObiwanKnitter, who is Dan of the Bakery Bear Podcast
Sillyfru, who is Wendy of the Sassy Pants Knitter Podcast
Disascraftwork, who is Disa of the Disas Craftworks Podcast
Freeflower, who is Stacie from the Must Stash Podcast and talented dyer of Must Stash Yarn & Fiber
theyarngoeson, who is Lisa-Marie

No finished objects! 😦

WIPs:
1.)  Stars at Night Socks by Kimberly Dominic – in Paton Kroy FX
2.)  Easy Pattern For Self Striping Socks
3.)  Love Heat Blanket for the Girl by Jane Ellison
4.)  Granny square blanket made from scraps of sock yarn

Episode # 42 (Happy New Years to Ewe!)

6 Jan

Happy New Years to Ewe!!! I hope 2015 is off to a great start!

KAL – WIP Bustin’ KAL  Runs now through March 31st. – Finish up any WIP casted on before Jan. 1, 2015.

WIP:
Jeck Socks
Vanilla Bean Socks
Wintersweet

FO:
Ishbel Hat

Goals
1.)  Get organized
2.)  Get healthy

My 2015 Fiber Calendar:
1.)  DFW Fiber Festival
2.)  Houston Fiber Festival
3.)  Into the Wool Fiber Retreat
4.)  Hill Country Yarn Crawl
5.)  Kid N’ Ewe Festival

Episode # 41 (A Late Merry Christmas!)

27 Dec

Episode # 40 (I Lied! I’m Knitting Presents for Christmas)

16 Dec

I’m knitting/crocheting presents for Christmas, although I said I wouldn’t.  I’m making a crocheted afghan for my grandmother, who used to crochet, and is now 94 years old.  I know she will love it!  I’m also knitting my hubby a pair of Jeck Socks,  For myself, I’m knitting the Wintersweet shawl by Boo Knits.

A discount of 20% off on all items in my Etsy store, now until 12/24/14!  Black Horse Fashions

My sister’s shop on Etsy is called Kit’s Fun Creations.  She often sells craft items made from buttons and fantastic beaded jewelry.  All proceeds are used towards paying for her diabetic service dog.

Thanks for supporting both my sister and me in our crafty endeavors.

Episode # 31 (Weekday Podcast)

2 Aug

Episode #30 (Texas-Sized Wool Pig!)

20 Jul

WIP – Stars at Night Socks by Kimberly Dominic, Liesl by Ysolda Teague, Mrs. Bakery Bear by Kay Jones, Mystick Spiral Socks by Josh Ryks Future Objects – Repurposing a large purse into a knitting bag and covering the peeling straps with knitting! Also, in this episode: Wool Pig Haul (Day trip to Austin, TX) – Vintage Knitting book “Nylon” 1958 – Sock KAL