Friday, March 15, 2019

Episode 188 - Stalking skirts at Stitches!

Our podcast was mentioned in a couple of places in the past month. First, CBS Sunday Morning "The Golden Age of Podcasts"
and second,
The Knitter Magazine posted this article here (Instagram link)

What are we wearing?
Weekender by Andrea Mowry
Sharlene's Weekender
Kline Shawl byJennifer Dassau
Sharlene's Kline
Papa by Junko Okamoto

What are we stalking?
Honey Hat by Kelly McClure
Jaunty by Ririko
A Little Flare Skirt by Violet
Canon Hand Dyes Amy's skirt
Party Top by AbbyeKnits
Fallen Leaf Shell by Rosemary Hill
Manzanita Tee by Rosemary Hill



Thank-you Fix-A-Stitch for sponsoring this episode!









What are we knitting?
O'Keeffe by Bristol Ivy
Zweig by Caitlin Hunter
Sockhead Slouch Hat by Kelly McClure
Bits and Bobs by Kay F. Jones
Viajante by Martina Behm
Ranunculus by Midori Hirose
Maisonette from Neighborhood Fiber Company
Western Sky Knits mohair

What have we finished?
Donner by Elizabeth Doherty
Sharlene's Donner 3
Cormo Fingering from Sincere Sheep
Cooperish Cowl by Katy Carroll
Sharlene's Cooperish Cowl
Papa by Junko Okamoto
Gayle's Papa
Clementine by Kate Burge and Rachel Price 🐸

Some prizes for the Self-Indulgent KAL include:
Build Your Own Barnyard Jumper by Owl Croft Designs
Go with the Flo by Jennifer Lassonde
Your Favorite Brew Shawl by Jenn Sheelen

Episode 188 audio

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Episode 187 - I spy colorwork!

We're back from Stitches West 2019 and ready to share what we saw! We hope you will enjoy our little recap. :)


What are we wearing?
Dragonflies Jumper by Joji Locatelli
Sharlene's Dragonflies
Merino Stretch from Schoeller+Stahl (discontinued)
Outing Shawl by Irene Lin
Gayle's Outing Shawl
MM Sport from Madelinetosh
Tracie Too from Imperial Yarn

What are we knitting?
O'Keeffe by Bristol Ivy
Cooperish Cowl by Katy Carroll
Donner by Elizabeth Doherty
Cormo Fingering from Sincere Sheep
Papa by Junko Okamoto
Sockhead Slouch Hat by Kelly McClure

What have we finished?
Graham by Jennifer Adams
Ponytail Hat by Knikki Knits



Thank-you Fix-A-Stitch for sponsoring this episode!










What did we stalk at Stitches West 2019?

Day 1
Ondawah by Michele Wang
Evening in Edinburgh by Casapinka
Traveller from Dragonfly Fibers
Front Row Center by Mary Annarella
Dance Rustic Silk from Dragonfly Fibers

Day 2
Edisto Top by Kate Oates
Clio by Elizabeth Doherty
Little Bird by Veera Välimäki
Kim's Little Bird

Day 3
Leaving by Anne Hanson
Graphica by Casapinka
All Points South by Casapinka

Overall
Zweig by Caitlin Hunter
Gayle's Zweig
Weekender by Andrea Mowry
Sharlene's Weekender

Episode 187 audio

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Episode 186 - Stalking Stitches Past

There's a lot going on in this episode as Gayle and I mentally prepare for Stitches West, the large west coast yarn and fiber event, and explore sweaters that we have stalked at Stitches West past and find out if we knit, stalked, or lost interest. Enjoy the episode!
-Sharlene

What are we wearing?
Gather Together by Joji Locatelli
Sharlene's Gather Together
Dinner in the Eiffel Tower Shawl by Jessie Dodington
Citadel by Joji Locatelli
Gayle's Citadel

What are we stalking?
Big in Japan sweater by Katrin Schneider
Focal Point by Suvi Simola
Camden Cap by Wooly Wormhead
Acoma by Casapinka
Vaughan by Dario Tubiana
Times Square by Veera Valimaki

What are we knitting?
Cooperish Cowl by Katy Carroll
O'Keeffe by Bristol Ivy
Graham by Jennifer Adams
Papa by Junko Okamoto
Bits and Bobs by Kay Jones

What have we finished?
Fading Point by Joji Locatelli
Zweig by Caitlin Hunter


Thank-you Western Sky Knits for sponsoring this episode!















Where are they now? Stalking from previous years at Stitches West!
Minthe by Anne Ginger
Gayle's Minthe
Sans Serif by Elizabeth Doherty
Gayle's San Serif
Woodfords by Elizabeth Doherty
Sharlene's Woodfords
Divvy by JumperCables
Gayle's Divvy
Svalbard by Bristol Ivy
Sharlene's Svalbard
Marklee by Elizabeth Doherty
Gayle's Marklee
Portage by Melissa Schaschwary
Trilinear by Cindy Garland
Bare Branches by Alana Dakos
Calyx by Elizabeth Doherty
Polyhedra by Emma Welford
All Points South by Casapinka
Gale by Alicia Plummer


Episode 186 audio

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Episode 185 - Stalking the queue

What are we wearing?
Washed Out by Joji Locatelli
Lilli Pilli by Ambah O'Brien

What are we stalking?
Beckett by Marie Greene
Rustic I Cord Wrap Bracelet by Elizabeth Murphy
Beaded Necklace &Wrap Bracelet by Churchmouse Yarns and Teas
Saturate by Mara Catherine Bryner
Chevron Fringe Shawl by Susanne Sommer
Ranunculus by Midori Hirose

Thank-you Western Sky Knits for sponsoring this episode!














What are we knitting?
Fading Point by Joji Locatelli
O'Keeffe by Bristol Ivy
Viajante by Martina Behm
Zweig by Caitlin Hunter
Bits and Bobs by Kay Jones

What have we finished?
Sharlene's sleep cap
Wolkig by Martina Behm
Sparkling Cider by Voolenvine
The Throwback by Andrea Mowry

We chatted with Andrea Mowry back in episode 144. If you haven't heard it, give it a listen!

The Akerworks Tool Kit that we talk about can be found on their website! Thanks Akerworks for sending us your awesome products to review.