Monthly Archives: May 2014

Franklin Fiber Episode 11: Decoration Day

Enjoy absurd suburban extraneous noise, as well as a book review and the great giveaway drawing on today’s Memorial Day episode!

SHOW NOTES:

Works in Progress:

  • Striped afterthought heel socks for husband – yarn = hand-dyed merino/nylon fingering weight, 64 sts on US 2’s
  • Wood Hollow Vest by Kirsten Kapur – yarn = Cascade 220 in Highland Green, needles = US 6

Finished Works:

  • On the Beach – again. Yarn = Ironstone Flake Cotton in Slate and Cream, needles = US 8

Spinning:

  • Nope.

Miscellany:

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Franklin Fiber Episode 10: The Enterman’s Shim-Sham

Full show notes will be posted tomorrow (Sunday), but here’s the link to the SeashoreSharon bag giveaway! Remember, you must be a member of the group to enter, 1 entry per person. Winner will be drawn next week.

SHOW NOTES:

Works in Progress:

  • Striped afterthought heel socks for husband – yarn = hand-dyed merino/nylon fingering weight, 64 sts on US 2’s

Finished Works:

  • On the Beach – yarn = Ironstone Flake Cotton in Slate and Cream, needles = US 8

Spinning:

  • Coming up this week….

Miscellany:

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Franklin Fiber Episode 8: Back in Action

Aaaand we’re back, with things to show you! You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, too.

SHOW NOTES:

Works in Progress:

  • Deathflake Mittens – yarn = Spud & Chloe Fine in black and white, needles = US 0 (ribbing) + US 1.5
  • Wood Hollow Vest – yarn = Cascade 220 in Highland Green, needles = US 5 (ribbing) + US 6
  • On the Beach – yarn = Ironstone Flake Cotton in cornflower blue and ivory, needles = US 8

Finished Works:

Not really finished, but re-showing…

Spinning:

  • Maybe some day…again…

Dyeing:

Miscellany:

  • Frix the Cat’s grand homecoming
  • Maryland Sheep and Wool????
  • Join the Ravelry group!! You won’t be alone!!
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