Saturday, December 12, 2015

spk 143: Punchypants Knitter Presents: #Knityobawls


Finished Objects:
  • Cawl Me by Allie Coffey, yarn: Holly Jolly by Voolenvine, size 7 needles, no mods.
  • Monkey! by NeedleNoodles, yarn: left over acrylic, H hook
Finished Spinning:
  • FatCatKnits in the Boogaloo colorway.  190 yards of a 2 ply. It will be 198 yds of Heaven by Christy Verity, a free download on Ravelry.
Watch Me Wip:
  • Cattywampus by Elizabeth Green Musselman, Yarn: Handspun gifted to me from Dana of Unwind, riding around in my 'staching throught he snow bag from Sew for Ewe by Courtney, sz 7 needles, no mods
  • Jingle Sox: Standard sock pattern, Jingle colorway of Knitpicks Felicia, size 2.5 KnitPro Zing, riding around in my KnittyKitty mitten bag
  • Cozy Memories Blanket: Memory blanket by Georgie Hallam, mods: casting on 60 stitches
Contests:
  • Hats for Grammy is still ongoing.  Ends on 12/31/15.  Hats were blessed the Sunday service after Thanksgiving.  Winner will get skeins of KnitPicks felici in the 'Glacier' colorway.
  • Holly Jolly y'all KAL: Ongoing until the end of the year.  Knit the Cawl Me pattern; winner will receive a project bag from Rachel, formerly of the of Knit Me Happy podcast.  Hastag: #HollyjollyyallKAL
  • Don't Hoard the Precious: Start the year or start now and knit the things that you've told you're self they are just too precious to knit or touch...life is too short to not make beautiful things.  Hashtag: SPKDHTP
  • Announcing the #knityobawls KAL.  Take your yarn that you have caked up..and knit it up!  Monthly color themes announced.  There will be prizes. 
Good Heavens the Stash:
  • LYDIA Yarn, Cuddle in the Caribbean queen: will be the 30 round rasta hat by Dark Matter Knits, and the Rockford cowl by Orangejellyfishdreams
  • LYDIA Yarn: Bliss Aran in the woodland creature colorway.
  • LYDIA Yarn: Bliss in the I Pledge Allegiance colorway
  • Rock and String Creations Super Sock in the Miss Congeniality colorway
  • Never Enough Thyme in the After the Storm colorway, will be a sockhead for the Rainbow along that Suburban Stitcher will be hosting in February
  • Nicole Mendez self striping
  • Highland Handmades Woodland Friends kit
  • Narwhal bag by FatSquirrel Fibers
  • Marlies by Happystitches from the AF3 club 
  • Bugga from the Sanguine Gryphon in the Tomato Frog colorway.
The kindness of others:
  • Bluegrass Bags and More
  • #getyouryarnwishesgranted 
Random mentions:
  • New season of Series is awesome but hard to listen to as a former military behavioral health provider
  • Go check out dailyaudiobible.com and read the Bible with me every year!

2 comments:

  1. I was dyeing during the unveiling of your Bawl along! You crack me up! Now I'm off to find some blue bawls! hahahahahahahhahahahaahah

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  2. I'm so very glad that you can appreciate my humor & will be knitting with us!!

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