Saturday, January 15, 2022

Episode 261 - Knitting with the froggies

What are we wearing?
Elorie by Elizabeth Doherty
The Classic by Espace Tricot
Gayle's Classic

What are we stalking?
Small Street Wrap by Noma Ndlovu
CozyX by Hinterm Stein
Mazzy by Elizabeth Smith
Fairy Bouquet by Joanna Ang
Lady Bird Wrap by Joji Locatelli

What are we knitting?
Ebbets by Elizabeth Doherty
On the C Train by Espace Tricot
The Lounger by Joji Locatelli
Habitation Throw by Helen Stewart
Memory Blanket by Georgie Nicolson

What have we finished?
Troll by Gabriela Widmer-Hanke
More hats!
Baby Sweater on Two Needles by Elizabeth Zimmermann

We chat a little bit about the explosion of mini-skein sets/kits (also sold as countdown sets, or Advent sets or leftover scraps!) and patterns to go along with them. 


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Friday, December 17, 2021

Episode 260 - Knitting with Robbie 2021

What are we wearing?
Boxy by Joji Locatelli
Jujuy by Joji Locatelli
Copy.Cat C.C. beanie by Emily Ingrid

What are we stalking?
The Lounger by Joji Locatelli

What are we knitting?
Fish Lips Kiss Heel by Sox Therapist
Memory blanket by Georgie Nicolson
Long, Summer Cardigan by Joji Locatelli
Frank Shawl by Joji Locatelli


Thank you to our sponsor LoLo Body Care!














What have we finished?
On the C Train by Espace Tricot
Sharlene's C Train hats here and here
Christian's Hats by Agnes Kutas
February Hat by Kate Gagnon Osborn

We talk about the "Love your stash" challenge that Robbie moderates and how it has helped us change the guilt culture of stash into a curated collection that makes us happy; and Robbie's WIP challenge to help knitters either finish or frog their lingering projects. 


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Friday, December 3, 2021

Episode 259 - Knitting Exceptional Elizabeth Zimmermann

What are we wearing?
Burdock Cardigan by Maura Kirk
Sharlene's Burdock
BlueSand Cardigan by La Maison Rililie
Wanderers Slippers by Andrea Mowry

What are we stalking?
Small Street Wrap by Noma Ndlovu
Southern Spirit by Joji Locatelli
Samovar by Laura Chau
Ziggy Interrupted by Sandra Paul

What are we knitting?
On the C Train by Espace Tricot
Long Summer Cardigan by Joji Locatelli
Evangeline by Michelle Szeghalmi-Shirley
The Frank Shawl by Joji Locatelli


Thank you to our sponsor LoLo Body Care!














What have we finished?
On the C Train by Espace Tricot
Aureed by Meiju K-P
Oops! I mispronounce Meiju's name again. My apologies. :(
Strawflower Shawl by Ksenia Naidyon

We share a little bit about knitting exceptional Elizabeth Zimmermann. There is a wealth of information out there about EZ, so we're just sharing a few points. We are learning too, so please share in our discussion group if you have anything to add, points to share, or corrections/clarifications. Thanks so much!


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Friday, November 19, 2021

Episode 258 - Self Indulgent Knitting Is Almost Here

What are we wearing?
Sharlene discovered her shawl project was not on Ravelry!
Ninilchik Swoncho by Caitlin Hunter

What are we stalking?
Morgan by Elizabeth Smith
Flaum by Justyna Lorkowska
Troll by Gabriela Widner-Hanke
Esk by Kate Davies Designs
Dathan pullover by Kate Davies Designs
Sea Glass Tee by Wool & Pine
Quadrillion by Meghan Fernandes

What are we knitting?
On the C Train by Espace Tricot
Aureed by Meiji K-P
Long Summer Cardigan by Joji Locatelli
Slouchy by Lisa Much
Strawflower Shawl by Ksenia Naidyon




Thank you to our sponsor LoLo Body Care!














What have we finished?
On the C Train by Espace Tricot
Sharlene's Hat 14
Sharlene's Hat 15 
Sharlene's Hat 16
Windschief by Stephen West
Sharlene's too-big Windschief
Copy.Cat C.C beanie by Emily Ingrid
Gayle's Beanie
Christian's Hat by Agnes Kutas
February Hat Kate Gagnon Osborn

We share plans and dates for the Self-indulgent knit-along 2022
Soft Flow by Hanna Maciejewska
City Limits by Tanis Lavallee