The Knitting Game and Other Stuff Episode #18: Bon Voyage


Welcome


Social Media Sites

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Shout outs, Thank Yous, and Admin notes

New group member:

  • HazelbrookKnits: Annie

Happy Upcoming Birthdays:

  • RethaKnitsAlot: Retha
  • Shmopi: Victoria
  • jennyhice56:  Jenny

Blog/Vlog/Podcast of the Week

Sew, Mama, Sew

Question of the Week

Vacation knitting, how much and what type of projects do you pack?


The Knitting Game


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

Featured Book

  Sock Yarn One Skein Wondersby Judith Durant (Editor)PaperbackStorey Publishing, LLCpublished in November 2010

Patterns

Round 2

Winner: Swan Shawl

Round 3

Clover Honey Shawlette by Hannah Six Swan Shawl by Rebecca Hatcher
   

Voting

Voting will close at 3 PM Eastern, 30 May 2012

Sensual Knits Knitting Game Update

Project Page

Knit.Sock.Love. Knitting Game Update

Project Page

Knit. Sock. Love. Knit-along

  • Post Cast-on/Bind-off pictures to the thread on the message board with the following information:
    • Cast-on Date
    • Bind-off Date
    • Yarn Used
    • Needles Used
    • Prizes will be awarded for the first FO to be posted and drawings for a few other prizes to be determined.  (If you would like to donate something to be given away, please PM me on Ravelry)

The KAL started on 2 May. The deadline for submission will be Tue, June 26 at 11:59 PM.

Play Along at Home

What books are in your library too? Let me know here.


The Other Stuff


Knitting

Worked on designing the “My Morning Sky” Sock

Spinning

On the bobbin

  • Frabjous Fibers: Opulence Blend in the Chromatophobia Red
  • Loop Bull’s Eye Bump: Rose Petals

Sewing

  • Finished a blouse
  • Cut out and finished a pair of pants

Hiking and Fitness

Not happy with my progress or performance this week…

  • Fight Like a Girl: Mixed up the combos
  • Personal Training: My triceps are KILLING me
  • Cardio – even on Sunday

Giving

  • Still looking for cookbook recipes.

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