The Knitting Game and Other Stuff #3: Kung Fu Movie Syndrome


Welcome


Social Media Sites

Shout outs, Thank yous, and Admin notes

  • Thanks to Erin from the Mommy Needs Yarn podcast for the sort of shout out (she just mentioned me cause I posted an introduction in her Ravelry group).
  • I just wanted to say thank you and hi to our group members…
    • darjil
    • Kelly-MacLeod
    • Wooliewoman
    • knitty78
    • dakotatwilight
    • woolpiggy
    • samiam158
    • nj2
    • kaystarr
    • dasmith
    • hildabetty
    • coutrem
    • kifknits
    • mkbknits
    • hotpinksocks

The Knitting Game


An explanation of The Knitting Game can be found here on the blog or on our Ravlery Group.

Book of the Month

Classic Elite Quick Knits by Classic Elite – on sale from Knit Picks for $14.97 until the 20th

Winning Pattern

The winner of second round of voting for March 2012 TKG is…..
Lattice Ribbed Hat with79% of the vote.

This Week’s Patterns

For round 3 of March 2012’s knitting game the contestants will be:

  • Cast your vote here
  • Voting for round 3 will close at 3 PM EST on Thursday, 16 February 2012

The Other Stuff


Knitting

WIPs

Stalled

FOs

  •  Nothing for this week

Stash Expansions

Spinning

On the bobbin

  • Nothing right now… saving my spinning for this weekend’s virtual spin in.

In a Hank

  • 100% Corridale in dark blue and crabapple from Louet purchased from Uniquities in Vienna, VA.  I did a 3-ply and have 150 yards from 7.9 oz. in a mostly bulky weight.

Stash Expansions

  • Nothing this week – but goodies are coming

Sewing

On the Hanger

  • Nothing

On the Machine

  • Nothing right now

Next Up

Hiking (Travel)

  • Rapidan Camp: 7.4 miles circuit, 1520 ft. in elevation change,  notable features include stream, cascades, and historic sites.
  • We’re going on an Alaskan Cruise in May/June and I’ll be in Seattle and Juneau so I would love some suggestions for local yarn and fiber shops where I could stop and pick up some souvenirs.

Events


Knit Pick February 2012 Spin-in

  • Date: February 10 – 13
  • Time: noon to noon

SoXperience 2012

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