03 July, 2015

Episode 223: Better late than never


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Episode 223

Weigh in:

Finished:

Frogged:

Currently working on:

Butternut top- Artesanal

Purl the rainbow

USA squares- New Jersey

Lady Pol- my design- shawl

Grocery shopping:

Steam cleaner

Warm days, cool knits

The U.S. Constitution

Spin this box

Exercise: SPINNING!

Tour de fleece-- July 4th- July 26th

At the table-

Quilt imperfectly perfect

Walking foot!

No sew blanket- I sewed.

Planning a "trip around the world" quilt next.

Appetizers:

Comparison is the killer of joy.

Don't point out mistakes- say Thank You!

Remember the purpose.

Pot luck:

Skinny stripes infinity cowl

Rose garden shawl

Dovetail cowl

Food critic:

Color wheel knits by Veera Välimäki

Giveaway!!

Side dish:

Grandsweekend

WWKIP day

Surgery- PT- lots of exercises- Walking already

Amazon update

Father's Day Weekend

Peanut butter cake

On the forum:

Hip to be Square-on going

Mittens and dishcloths- on going

Knit edge give away- hold over because I put it up late

On the menu

Michigan Fiber Festival-- August 14-16th

Knittin' in the Mitten-- November 4-8th

Final payment due

Gadget corner-

 

 Adult coloring books! 


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09 June, 2015

Episode 222: A Month


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Episode 222

A month!!

Weigh in:

Finished:

Michigan square

French Cancan shawl

Frogged: Aline tunic

Currently working on:

USA squares- New Jersey

Butternut top- Artesanal by AslanTrend

Grocery shopping:

Outlander swap

Exercise: SPINNING!

Merino-8 oz hair blue

Fiber sampler

Spinning in college

At the table-

Sewing

Dress- jersey is not my friend

Gauze is my friend.

Triangle bags

Knit sewing classes on Craftsy

YouTube Missouri star quilt co.

Improv bag

quilt top

Appetizers:

Knit edge-giveaway.

Jump start Amazon Review. 

Pot luck:

On recess

Side dish:

Mother's Day- bag & trivets

Quit smoking!

College

Little bear turns 4

State park pass- Hoffmaster

Sarge's Birthday

On the forum:

Hip to be Square-on going

Mittens and dishcloths- on going

Defarge does Shakespeare -winner

Bag give away-winner

On the menu

WWKIP day-- June 13th

Tour de fleece-- July 4th- July 26th

Michigan Fiber Festival-- August 14-16th

Knittin' in the Mitten--  November 4-8th

Gadget corner-

 

Sock soxyzz


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30 April, 2015

Episode 221: Bad News First


Episode 221- Bad News First

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Weigh in:

Finished:

Nothing

Frogged:

Nothing

Currently working on:

French cancan shawl- 2014 Knittin'in the Mitten yarn

Nurmilintu shawl- Rhinebeck 2014 yarn

USA squares- Michigan

Purl the rainbow socks

Fruit stripe socks

Grocery shopping:

Nothing

Exercise: SPINNING!

FiberNymph- bobbin finished- 165 yards N-plied

Pink merino- 318 yards-2 ply. Another bobbin going

Merino-8 oz hair blue

Spinning out handspun in you washer after soaking and thwacking-snapping.

At the table-

Sewing

The high fiber diet on etsy

Bag give away

Summer purse

Appetizers:

Defarge does Shakespeare

Pot luck:

Check the Ravelry group projects

Side dish:

Bird aka King- quick

College

Microwave

Drs appts- surgery in the plans

Boo is engaged!!!

On the forum:

Hip to be Square-on going

Mittens and dishcloths- on going

On the menu

Knittin' in the Mitten 2015

WWKIP day

Gadget corner-

Shark steam mop


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07 April, 2015

Episode 220: When life gives you stress, make lemons!


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Episode 220-

Happy Easter

Weigh in:

Finished:

Sheep ornament

Frogged:

Currently working on:

Sarge's steel topper. Cascade220. - not touched

Brown ragg socks

Fruit stripe socks

Purl the rainbow socks

Sock yarn granny

USA blanket-not touched

Lupo the lamb- wolf in sheep's clothing

Grocery shopping:

Bomb pop- uniquely yours!

Alpaca socks- wonder why farms

Berry blast- north cabin fiber crafts

Fat quarters

Zippers- notions

Firefly and Serenity

Exercise: SPINNING!

FiberNymph- bobbin finished- resting

Pink merino- 4 oz of 8 oz spun

Double drive vs single drive

At the table- fabric crafts

Sewing!

16 bags given away

Learning zippers

Crafty class

Grill Sgt

Appetizers:

Craft yarn council - Stitch away Stress April

www.craftyarncouncil.com

http://www.stitchlinks.com/

http://www.craftyarncouncil.com/health - lemon patterns and link to video

Pot luck:

Check the Ravelry group projects

Side dish:

Off the cane!

Craft day

Cars

College

Dyeing hair-Dyeing fiber: the experiment!

Started David Eddings  Belgarid series again. Belgarath and Polgara now on Pawn of prophecy.

Latest Chronicles of Nick book.

On the forum:

Rainbow running mitts give away. - designer Heather Kinne- drawing

Hip to be Square- drawing

Mittens and dishcloths- on going

On the menu

Knittin' in the Mitten  2015

Contact me if you are attending and would like a spot to vend.

Gadget corner-

 

YouTube tutorials 


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15 March, 2015

Episode 219: Zulu


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Weigh in:

Finished:

Owligan by Kate Davies in Woolease thick n quick in snapdragon

Socks- hand dyed self-striping. Short row heel

Socks- csm , live long and prosper and oink pigment

Frogged: 10 stitch blanket- retreat samples and leftover skeins

Currently working on:

Sarge's steel topper. Cascade220.

Brown ragg socks

Sock yarn granny

USA blanket- finished- Virginia, liberty bell, star, California.

Grocery shopping:

 Buttons- Blumenthal Lansing

TeeSpring tee

Lemonade Shop

Ply magazine

Fat quarters

Exercise: SPINNING!

None

At the table- fabric crafts

Kitchen rug on rug loom

Sewing bag to hold my sewing gadgets

Appetizers:

Wooly Trot 5k

Pot luck:

Check the Ravelry group projects

Side dish:

Time change

Outlander- thanks to Amazon!

The Scot and the Sassanach - seminar on book 

Going back to school

carfax.com app

Pinterest sucked me in!

Shabby chic bedroom makeover

Grey, terra cotta, white

Headboard

Duvet covers & Curtains out of sheets

Bench for foot of bed- thrift store search

On the forum:

Rainbow running mitts give away. - designer Heather Kinne

Miranda KAL- off sticky but ongoing

Hip to be Square

Mittens and dishcloths

On the menu

Knit/spin day - March 28th

Knittin' in the Mitten  2015

Contact me if you are attending and would like a spot to vend.

Gadget corner-

 

Crochet hooks from Sparkling Pumpkin on Etsy


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26 February, 2015

Episode 218: Retail Therapy


Show notes can be found at www.thehighfiberdiet.blogspot.com

As always, Thank you for listening!

Episode 218:

Weigh in:

Finished:

Cozy cuffed mitts in handspun

Frogged:

NYCO- miranda kal- Yarn Hollow Aran

Currently working on:

10 stitch blanket- retreat samples and leftover skeins

Sarge's steel topper. Cascade220.

Sheep heid- not the right yarn- need to practice my colorwork

Socks- hand dyed self striping. Short row heel, needles...

Grocery shopping:

 Woolease thick n quick- snapdragon, Owligan-US 11, 13

Brother XL-2600i

Folding table

Style arc patterns

Sparkling pumpkin- snips, crochet hooks, locking stitch markers, digital row counter

Fishing books- circular needle organizer

Exercise: SPINNING!

None

At the table- fabric crafts

Kitchen rug on rug loom.

Sewing

Dpn roll

Project bags

20 crafting related tees- blanket?

Learning I need:

Cutting mat at least 18x24"

Pattern weights

Clips

More practice!

Appetizers:

Craftsy- sewing machine basics

Pot luck:

Check the Ravelry group projects

Side dish:

Cold! - cabin fever

simplify2015- totes and bags of clothes going to thrift store

New mattress set!

Pick up the mic or camera if you have something to say.

Podcast I couldnt remember: Ermine Matters- check it out!

On the forum:

Rainbow running mitts give away. Designer: Heather Kinne

Miranda KAL

Hip to be Square

Mittens and dishcloths

On the menu

Knit/spin day - March 28th

Knittin' in the Mitten  2015

Gadget corner-

 

The Yarn It! - review


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13 February, 2015

Episode 217: Loverly Ramblings


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Show notes are located at www.thehighfiberpodcast.blogspot.com

Episode 217
Weigh in:
Finished:
Knit picks tweed socks
Frogged:
Saddle shoulder sweater in lion brand fisherman's wool
Red rock canyon socks
Hat
Currently working on:
NYCO- miranda kal- Yarn Hollow Aran
10 stitch blanket- retreat samples and leftover skeins
Sock- opal 6ply- knit and frogged- too big. Casting on with less stitches.
Sarge's steel topper. Finally measured for sleeves. Cascade220.
Cozy cuffed mitts in handspun
Kitchen rug on rug loom.
Future project: owligan- by Kate Davis - bulky wool. Spin or buy yarn?
Designing:
Bond falls- new pattern being test knits. Recipe, any weight yarn.
Lady Pol- shawl out of Highland Handmades fingering wool
Exercise: SPINNING!
Cormo- wool gathering- hand dyed - cable plied 180 yds bouncy
Appetizers:yay electronics!
Cooperative press- specials
Knowledgeable Knitter's Kindle edition only $2.99
Craftsy- lace shawl design
Pot luck:
Check the Ravelry group projects
In the kitchen:
Side dish
Month of love:
Our anniversary
Valentine's Day
Wacky jax-
Chronicles of Nick
Blood oranges and tangerines
Simplify 2015:
Accordion cup holders
Clean appliances work better
Washer and dryer, dishwasher, coffee maker, grinder, vacuum
Plastics cabinet
On the forum:
Knittin' in the Mitten  2015
roommate list is up
Planning for classes
Please get your questionnaire in by email
On the menu
Knit/spin day - March 28th
Yarn con- April 18-19 (maybe)
Fiber at the castle- July 24-26th
Stitches Midwest -August 6-9 (maybe)
Michigan fiber festival August 14-16
Gadget corner-

Yarn it! http://www.theyarnit.com
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