In Episode 136, Greg and Pam discuss celebrities, phones, and time.
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- Greg is working on his Christmas Eve Cast-on socks. He is using yarn from Oink Pigments. It incorporates the Fish Lips Kiss Heel by and The Discretion Cuff by Gene Beenken-Draper.
- Greg knitted a complete Sockhead Slouch Hat, but doesn’t have any pictures of it because they were on his phone that died.
- Greg is working on a new hat design. More to come.
- Greg is working on the Plants + Shapes DIY Applique Embroidery Kit from M Creative J.
- Pam started to work on the Positive Plants embroidery kit from M Creative J.
- Pam worked on a pair of socks for Scott using Paton’s Kroy. She is loosely following the Vanilla Latte pattern by Virginia Rose-Jeanes. Pam used a Turkish cast on.
- Pam worked on a Mash It Up Hat by Babs Ausherman. She is using fingering weight leftovers.
- Pam worked on her Cosy Stripe Blanket by Attic24. She is using Stylecraft Special DK.
- Pam started The Essential Bucket Hat by Romi Hill using Malabrigo Rasta.
- Pam made a few Tunisian Crochet coasters designed by Siobhan Boothe of Yarn Over Floyd.
- In episode 137 we will continue Section 2 of The Knitter’s Book of Yarn: The Ultimate Guide to Choosing, Using, and Enjoying Yarn by Clara Parkes. We will begin a discussion of spin and pills. We try to host book club so you don’t need the book to enjoy the discussions but this book is such a wealth of knowledge we highly recommend it!
Current/Upcoming Unraveling Events
- We had a great time at the Carolina Fiber Fest.
- Pam and Greg reviewed embroidery kits from mcreativej, which we both loved. Listen to the podcast for a full review. MCreativeJ is active on Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest.
- .We mentioned Our State magazine.
- The government stole an hour from us as we entered Daylight Saving Time. Check out “Save Standard Time” for a chart that shows how important it is to stay on Standard Time to maximize healthy morning sun.
- We talked about the depth cowl, which incorporates planned pooling using The Fiber Seed Sprout Worsted yarn.
- We talked about a school project that involves a phone number you can call to hear a pre-recorded pep talk from school children. The number is 707-998-8410.
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