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Knitting Pretty Episode 69: Moth Murder - Live!

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Knitting Pretty 68: Feeling Tangential

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Past:

Present:

Future:

Obsessions:

  1. Fig Balsamic Jam
  2. Increasing vegetarian content in our meals - BBQ Tofu and Lentil Curry
  3. Fall clothing crafting! Big sweaters, skirts to wear with tights, hats... Don't get me wrong I'm loving summer but...

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Knitting Pretty 67: Recipe Dragon

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Intro:

Thingalong Draw!

  • Pattern 1: #23 coltonfiberlady
  • Pattern 2: #10 lenastrikt
  • Yarn: #40 lisakoby

Present:

Future:

Obsessions:

  1. Spicy coconut risotto with lime shrimp
  2. Thingalong - getting back to using a planner
  3. How do you learn to walk in heels? Seriously help me.

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Knitting Pretty 66: Doubling Up

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Past:

Present:

Future:

Show and Tell:

Carrying Yarn Doubled

Why?:

  • Weight. Colour blending. Texture blending. Special effects (slip stitches, knitting with only one etc). Stash busting.

Examples: The Beat Goes On, Snowflake Sweater, Bella Mittens, Belmont.

Weights @ 2x, IME:

  • Cobweb > Lace
  • Lace > Fingering
  • Fingering > DK
  • DK > Aran/Bulky

Tips

  • 2 balls
  • re-tension
  • don't prewind
  • watch for splits
  • swatch
  • easy to see needles
  • take the first row slowly
  • weave ends separately

Obsessions:

  1. Baked Oatmeal (Budget Bytes)
  2. Raspberry Cocoa Jam from The Canning Kitchen
  3. Knitting community events: The Charm Of It bookmark along, Stash Dash, Tour de Fleece

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Knitting Pretty 65: Dog Shaming

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