Episode 43 - January 16, 2017

January 17, 2017

In this episode, I talk about:

Stitches West in February 2017
Interweave’s Yarn Fest in March 2017

WIPs:
Sekret Project with Shalimar Yarn.
Sekret 2-Color Shawl for Stitches West.

Ongoing KALs:
Spin From Stash-Along 2017: Hosted by me. Begins January 2017.

Spinning/Handspun Yarn:
Wooly Wonka Fibers blended roving (December 2016 club fiber): Mt. Fuji.
Girls Like, Boys Like Fiber BFL: Ferris Wheel.

Stitching:
Decorating the Wreath from Heaven and Earth Designs.

Books:
Some Kind of Fairy Tale by Graham Joyce.
Prairie Girl by Laura Ingalls Wilder.

My Personal Blog: An Evening of Wonders

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Wooly Wonka Fibers Podcast - Episode 42 - January 4, 2017

January 4, 2017

In this episode, I talk about:

Trunk Show at Yarn and Coffee in Santa Fe, NM on January 7, 2017.
Stitches West in February 2017

WIPs:
Cabled vest project for spring 2017 release.

Ongoing KALs:
Spin From Stash-Along 2017: Hosted by me. Begins January 2017.

Spinning/Handspun Yarn:
Wooly Wonka Fibers blended roving (December 2016 club fiber): Mt. Fuji.

Stitching:
Finished January Word Play from Thy Needle and Thread.
Decorating the Wreath from Heaven and Earth Designs.

Book recommendation: Daughter of the Forest by Juliet Marillier.

My Personal Blog: An Evening of Wonders

Wooly Wonka Fibers Podcast - Episode 41 - December 12, 2016

December 22, 2016

In this episode, I talk about:

Trunk Show at Yarn and Coffee in Santa Fe, NM on January 7, 2017.

FOs:
Snowdrops Mittens (January kit in the Herbarium Club for color/texture).

WIPs:
Sekret sweater project for Spring 2017 Filament magazine.
Cabled vest project for spring 2017 release.

Ongoing KALs:
Handspun KAL: Hosted by me. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Box O Sox KAL: Hosted by Kristen of the Yarngasm Podcast. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Coffee with CC KAL: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016.

Upcoming: Spin From Stash-Along 2017: Hosted by me. Begins January 2017.

Spinning/Handspun Yarn:
Superfine merino/alpaca in “Charcoal” from Pigeon Roof Studios.
Oceanwind Knits

Stitching:
January Word Play from Thy Needle and Thread.

The 2017 Clubs! Listings for all the clubs (Fiber/Handspinner’s Club, Sweater Club, The Herbarium Club (Lace) and The Herbarium Club (Texture/Color) can be found at the Clubs tab on the website here. For more details please also see the thread in the group here!

My Personal Blog: An Evening of Wonders

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Wooly Wonka Fibers Podcast - Episode 40 - December 12, 2016

December 12, 2016

In this episode, I talk about:

FOs:
Self-striping holiday gift socks.
Balloon Fiesta Shawl: Pattern is here. Yarn is available here. More information on the KAL is here.

WIPs:
Sekret mitts and cowl for Spring 2017 Filament magazine.
Sekret sweater project for Spring 2017 Filament magazine.

Ongoing KALs:
Handspun KAL: Hosted by me. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Box O Sox KAL: Hosted by Kristen of the Yarngasm Podcast. Runs through December 31, 2016.
TBK Sock Club 2016: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Coffee with CC KAL: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016.

Upcoming: Spin From Stash-Along 2017: Hosted by me. Begins January 2017.

Handspun Yarn:
SW merino from Two If By Hand in the “Boardwalk” colorway.
Superfine merino/alpaca in “Charcoal” from Pigeon Roof Studios.

Stitching:
The Winter Garden from The Drawn Thread

The 2017 Clubs! Listings for all the clubs (Fiber/Handspinner’s Club, Sweater Club, The Herbarium Club (Lace) and The Herbarium Club (Texture/Color) can be found at the Clubs tab on the website here. For more details please also see the thread in the group here!

Around the Year in 52 Books group on Goodreads.

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Episode 39 - November 30, 2016

December 1, 2016

In this episode, I talk about: 

 

FOs:
Holly Cowl - pattern and yarn pack. Also available from The Yarn Guys.

WIPs:
Sekret mitts and cowl for Spring 2017 Filament magazine.
Self-striping holiday gift socks.
Sekret sweater project for Spring 2017 Filament magazine.

Ongoing KALs:
Handspun KAL: Hosted by me. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Box O Sox KAL: Hosted by Kristen of the Yarngasm Podcast. Runs through December 31, 2016.
TBK Sock Club 2016: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Coffee with CC KAL: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016.

Upcoming: Spin From Stash-Along 2017: Hosted by me. Begins January 2017.

Handspun Yarn:
SW merino from Two If By Hand in the “Boardwalk” colorway.

Stitching:
January Word Play by With Thy Needle and Thread.

The 2017 Clubs! Listings for all the clubs (Fiber/Handspinner’s Club, Sweater Club, The Herbarium Club (Lace) and The Herbarium Club (Texture/Color) can be found at the Clubs tab on the website here. For more details please also see the thread in the group here!

 

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Episode 38 - November 20, 2016

November 21, 2016

Shop News:
Hundred Acre Wood collaboration kit available through Little Skein in the Big Wool.
Two new colorways available in the shop: Koi Pond and Autumno.

I’m wearing the Abbey Mill Farm vest from Jane Austin Knits 2014.

FOs:
Cosmopolis vest - pattern will release on Friday, 11/25/2016, on Ravelry. Yarn courtesy of The Fiber Seed.

WIPs:
Sekret socks for Spring 2017 Filament magazine.
Self-striping holiday gift socks.

Ongoing KALs:
Handspun KAL: Hosted by me. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Box O Sox KAL: Hosted by Kristen of the Yarngasm Podcast. Runs through December 31, 2016.
TBK Sock Club 2016: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Coffee with CC KAL: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Filament KAL – any pattern from the new Filament Fall 2016 issue. See more details in the Ravelry forum.

Upcoming: Spin From Stash-Along 2017: Hosted by me. Begins January 2017.

Handspun Yarn:
SW merino from Two If By Hand in the “Boardwalk” colorway.

Stitching:
Mystery Welcome SAL from Tempting Tangles Designs.

The 2017 Clubs! Listings for all the clubs (Fiber/Handspinner’s Club, Sweater Club, The Herbarium Club (Lace) and The Herbarium Club (Texture/Color) can be found at the Clubs tab on the website here. For more details please also see the thread in the group here!

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Episode 37 - November 13, 2016

November 14, 2016

In this episode, I talk about:

FOs:
Luna Shawl with exclusive colorway at Jimmy Beans Wool Microbrewed collection after 11/15/2016.
Self-striping Griffyndor socks. Yarn by Mint Rain Yarns on etsy.

WIPs:
Sekret socks for Spring 2017 Filament magazine.
Sekret colorwork mittens.

Ongoing KALs:
Handspun KAL: Hosted by me. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Box O Sox KAL: Hosted by Kristen of the Yarngasm Podcast. Runs through December 31, 2016.
TBK Sock Club 2016: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Coffee with CC KAL: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016.
Filament KAL – any pattern from the new Filament Fall 2016 issue. See more details in the Ravelry forum.

Handspun Yarn:
Spinning merino/silk roving in the “Little Fall” colorway from Funky Carolina

Stitching:
My 2016 ornament gift finishes and my framed Babushka’s Blossoms project.

The 2017 Clubs! Listings for all the clubs (Fiber/Handspinner’s Club, Sweater Club, The Herbarium Club (Lace) and The Herbarium Club (Texture/Color) can be found at the Clubs tab on the website here. For more details please also see the thread in the group here!

Interested in my Learn to Knit Lace class at Yarn and Coffee in Santa Fe? You can see info on the class here at their website.

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Episode 36 - November 7, 2016

November 7, 2016

In this episode, I talk about:

FOs: 
Puro Cardigan from Knit.Wear Fall/Winter 2016.

WIPs: 
Sekret socks for Spring 2017 Filament magazine. 
Self-striping Gryffindor socks. Yarn by Mint Rain Yarns on Etsy. 
Sekret colorwork mittens.

Ongoing KALs: 
Handspun KAL: Hosted by me. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
Box O Sox KAL: Hosted by Kristen of the Yarngasm Podcast. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
TBK Sock Club 2016: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
Coffee with CC KAL: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
Filament KAL – any pattern from the new Filament Fall 2016 issue. See more details in the Ravelry forum.

Handspun Yarn: 
Spinning merino/bamboo blended roving from Hilltop Cloud

Stitching: 
Frosty Flakes Ornament from Little House Needleworks

The 2017 Clubs! Listings for all the clubs (Fiber/Handspinner’s Club, Sweater Club, The Herbarium Club (Lace) and The Herbarium Club (Texture/Color) can be found at the Clubs tab on the website here. For more details please also see the thread in the group here!

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Episode 35 - November 1, 2016

November 1, 2016

FOs: 
Sekret Knitting project for March in Kid Silk Haze. 
Strawberries and Cream socks. Pattern by CC Almon. Yarn is Wooly Wonka Aerten Sock in Parfait. 
Isabella Shawl. The final Heroines Shawl Club kit for 2016. Sample is knit in Artio Sock (SW BFL/silk) in the Ponderosa colorway.

WIPs: 
Self-striping Gryffindor socks. Yarn by Mint Rain Yarns on Etsy. 
Sekret colorwork mittens.

Ongoing KALs: 
Handspun KAL: Hosted by me. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
Box O Sox KAL: Hosted by Kristen of the Yarngasm Podcast. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
TBK Sock Club 2016: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
Coffee with CC KAL: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
Filament KAL – any pattern from the new Filament Fall 2016 issue. See more details in the Ravelry forum.

Socktoberfest KAL - hosted by me. Runs through October 31, 2016.

Handspun Yarn: 
Spinning merino/bamboo blended roving from Hilltop Cloud

Stitching: 
Babushka’s Blossoms pattern 
Frosty Flakes Ornament from Little House Needleworks

The 2017 Clubs! Listings for all the clubs (Fiber/Handspinner’s Club, Sweater Club, The Herbarium Club (Lace) and The Herbarium Club (Texture/Color) can be found at the Clubs tab on the website here. For more details please also see the thread in the group

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Episode 34 - October 24, 2016

October 24, 2016

In this episode, I talk about:

FO: 
Rosa Wrap from Interweave Knits Summer 2016

WIP: 
Sekret Knitting project for March in Kid Silk Haze. 
Strawberries and Cream socks. Pattern by CC Almon. Yarn is Wooly Wonka Aerten Sock in Parfait.

Ongoing KALs: 
Handspun KAL: Hosted by me. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
Box O Sox KAL: Hosted by Kristen of the Yarngasm Podcast. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
TBK Sock Club 2016: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
Coffee with CC KAL: Hosted by Jilly of The Knitting Broomstick. Runs through December 31, 2016. 
Filament KAL – any pattern from the new Filament Fall 2016 issue. See more details in the Ravelry forum.

Socktoberfest KAL - hosted by me. Runs through October 31, 2016.

Handspun Yarn: 
Spinning merino/bamboo blended roving from Hilltop Cloud

Stitching: 
Babushka’s Blossoms pattern 
Tempting Tangles mystery SAL

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