The Knitting Game and Other Stuff Episode #19: Yarn-cation


Welcome


Social Media Sites

PixeKnits: Ravelry

Pixie_Knits: Plurk

Pixie91075: Google+

Shout outs, Thank Yous, and Admin notes

New group member:

  • stealthDragon Sam
  • Rrroxanne Moïra
  • bettinag1 bettina
  • JRouton Julie
  • Bizenurse Cassandra
  • DramaticKnits Steven

Happy Upcoming Birthdays:

  • jennyhice56 Jenny Hice
  • bianca13 Blanche
  • RethaKnitsAlot Retha
  • shmopi Victoria
  • wellwoman Isobel
  • JRouton Julie

Question of the Week

What’s on your summer knitting schedule?


The Knitting Game


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

Featured Book

clip_image001 Sock Yarn One Skein Wondersby Judith Durant (Editor)PaperbackStorey Publishing, LLC

published in November 2010

Patterns

Round 3

Winner: Swan Shawl with 56% of the vote

Round 4

Petal Shawlette by Bonnie Evans Swan Shawl by Rebecca Hatcher
Petal Shawlette clip_image003

Voting

Voting will close at 3 PM Eastern, 17 June 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:

o Cast-on Date

o Bind-off Date

o Yarn Used

o 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 Saturday, June 30at 11:59 PM.

Play Along at Home

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


The Other Stuff


Knitting

WIPs

My Morning Sky Socks

Bainbridge to Seattle Socks

Baby Jacket

Stash Expansions

Needles:

Hiya Hiya Sharps US 2 and 6

Yarn:

Church Mouse Yarns and Tea:

  • Casscade Heritage sock yarn (Seattle Blues)
  • Capricious Cowl Kit including 2 skeins of Rowan Kidsilk Haze

So Much Yarn:

Star Castle Fiber Mill 100% Alpaca x2

Seaside Yarns:

A Tree Hugger’s Wife Yarns Twinkle Sock, Neptune

Spinning

On the bobbin

Frabjous Fibers: Opulence Blend in the Chromatophobia Red

Loop Bull’s Eye Bump: Rose Petals

Hobbledyhoy: Ladybug Picinic

Stash Expansions

Seaside Yarns: A Tree Hugger’s Wife Yarns Kettle dyed Merino

Try Dye Fiber Club: Knitty and Color: Dokkalfur (Merino/Bamboo/Silk; 50/25/25)

Painted Tiger Fiber Club: Eventide (BFL/Silk; 75/25)

Spunky Eclectic Club: Big Bang (BFL)

Loop Fiber Studios: Kaleidoscope Eyes (Merino/Nylon/Angelina) AND Spontaneous Spinning Cloud sample Nebula (Merino, Bamboo, Tussah silk, Angelina)

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