EPISODE 41 – PINTEREST IS SNEAKY!!!

6 Jan

Episode 41 – Happy 2014!!!

From Michele’s house: holiday-travel, football is nearing an end, and we actually finished something!

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Note: we are now on iTunes!

Note 2: We do use some “words” sometimes, so check where your children are… Where are the kids again dammit????

Download the mp3 from the net (without using iTunes).
(right-click on the link and “save link as” will download the mp3 to your computer)

Yarn stuff mentioned:

Hooray Team Scarf
Anna’s Shawl
Oveja
Reversible Swiffer Sock
Yellow Dwarf Shawl
Adeline Fingerless Mitts
Madeline’s cap (charity hats)
Garter Squish

Gynx Yarn
Vanna’s choice

You can see our yarny FOs here: pandorra7 & photospice 

Current and upcoming challenges/KALs/CALs:

Epic KalCal

Habedashery:

JANUARY SEWING BEE: PLAY CATCH UP!

Eve’s sadness of 2013

Other stuff mentioned:

Hearst Castle
Knots of Love
Lladybird blog (yeah – we still love her!)
Karen Whooley – Simply Handbags
Let’s pretend this never happened
Debbie Macomber novels

Ravelry thread

TALK TO YOU IN 2 WEEKS!!!
The Skeins
 

 
 
 
 
 

EPISODE 40 – Red Heart ate my fingerprints!

23 Dec

Episode 40 – last one this year!

From Eve’s house: from bad computers to Red Heart…and anything inbetween! (Yarn starts at about 25 minutes…)

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Note: we are now on iTunes!

Note 2: We do use some “words” sometimes, so check where your children are… Where are the kids again dammit????

Download the mp3 from the net (without using iTunes).
(right-click on the link and “save link as” will download the mp3 to your computer)

Yarn stuff mentioned:

Hooray Team Scarf
Anna’s Shawl
Oveja
Hug me Socks
Aasha Shawl
Reversible Swiffer Sock

Unwind Yarn
Sari Yarn

You can see our yarny FOs here: pandorra7 & photospice 

Current and upcoming challenges/KALs/CALs:

Epic KalCal

Habedashery:

DECEMBER SEWING BEE: PLAY CATCH UP!

Other stuff mentioned:

Garlic Peeling
Book of Manning
NFC East
Pinterest fails!
More pinterest fails!
SkeinAfterSkein pinterest fail: TP origami

Ravelry thread

TALK TO YOU IN 2 WEEKS!!!
The Skeins
 

 
 
 
 
 

EPISODE 39 – PEPSI & RED WINE

11 Dec

Episode 39 – whole lotta yarn!

From Eve’s house: challenge chatter, some sports, sewing, knitting, crochet, and patterns!

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Note: we are now on iTunes!

Note 2: We do use some “words” sometimes, so check where your children are… Where are the kids again dammit????

Download the mp3 from the net (without using iTunes).
(right-click on the link and “save link as” will download the mp3 to your computer)

Yarn stuff mentioned:

Level-2 TKGA master’s program
Hooray Team Scarf
Anna’s Shawl
Spa Soap Coat
Scour Flower
Naiadkitty – Ginny’s cardigan
Tracybug – ink
Electrogirl – As you go
Bistro shawlette
Over the Willamette
Cheche a la sauce
Magnificant Mantle
Oveja
Elise shawl

200 Crochet Blocks
Red Heart Team Spirit

You can see our yarny FOs here: pandorra7 & photospice 

Current and upcoming challenges/KALs/CALs:

Epic KalCal
Scrubbie Swap

Habedashery:

DECEMBER SEWING BEE: PLAY CATCH UP!
Michele’s Film Noir
Sh!t Knitters say
Quilt blog (can’t remember what we talked about…)

Other stuff mentioned:

Italian Wonderpot
Corndog song

Ravelry thread

TALK TO YOU IN 2 WEEKS!!!
The Skeins
 

 
 
 
 
 

EPISODE 38 – CHAINSAAAAW!

18 Nov

Episode 38 – whole lotta yarn and fabric!

From Eve’s house: challenge chatter, sewing, knitting, crochet, and many, many patterns!

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Note: we are now on iTunes!

Note 2: We do use some “words” sometimes, so check where your children are… Where are the kids again dammit????

Download the mp3 from the net (without using iTunes).
(right-click on the link and “save link as” will download the mp3 to your computer)

Yarn stuff mentioned:

Level-2 TKGA master’s program
Hug me socks
Gowanus
Morticia (lizardbabies)
Boo Knits (Designer)
Dory Shawl
Pogona Shawl
Seraphina Shawl
Calligraphy cardigan
Snuggle Puff

You can see our yarny FOs here: pandorra7 & photospice 

Current and upcoming challenges/KALs/CALs:

Epic KalCal
Scrubbie Swap

Habedashery:

OCTOBER/NOVEMBER SEWING BEE CHALLENGE: POTHOLDERS
Easy-Peasy Potholder pattern
Handy Press Iron
PS – I love you
On the fence
Borderline crazy

Other stuff mentioned:

Wits: Rocket Man (hit play, then  forward to 35:15)
William Shatner: Rocket Man
Italian Wonderpot
Peel Garlic in 10 seconds
Lettered Cottage videos

Ravelry thread

TALK TO YOU IN 2 WEEKS!!!
The Skeins
 

PS: IN YO’ FACE MICHELE! THE GIANTS WON!!!!

 

 
 
 
 
 

EPISODE 37 – PINTEREST IS MY HEROIN, INSTAGRAM IS MY CRACK!

4 Nov

Episode 37 – why oh why do they have to go?

From Eve’s house: favorite podcasts, lots of yarn, little balls, and a bit on the tired side…

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Note: we are now on iTunes!

Note 2: We do use some “words” sometimes, so check where your children are… Where are the kids again dammit????

Download the mp3 from the net (without using iTunes).
(right-click on the link and “save link as” will download the mp3 to your computer)

Yarn stuff mentioned:

Level-2 TKGA master’s program
Elise Shawl
Central Park Hoodie
Skull Illusion Scarf
Hug-me socks
KP tote bag “Feeling Superfine”
Rutabaga bag
Monday Morning sweater
Oatmeal sweater
Black Death
Sockhead hat
Vanilla Beanie Beanie
Himbeerwellen
Spring cleaning scrubbie
Magic loop worsted socks
Sock monkey

F1bercat’s giant happy hippo – SO AWESOME!

You can see our yarny FOs here: pandorra7 & photospice 

Current and upcoming challenges/KALs/CALs:

Epic KalCal
Scrubbie Swap

Habedashery:

OCTOBER SEWING BEE CHALLENGE: POTHOLDERS  –>  extended to November
Bias tape makers

Favorite Podcasts:

Kaitlin – Paprika Purls
Fat Squirrel
Craft Stash
Jane & Jen  We’ll miss you!
Yarn Craft   We’ll miss you!!!
Knit Happens Totally miss you!!!
Yarn Thing (Marly)
Knit Girllls

Other stuff mentioned:

Roobaroo – A.R. Rahman song from Rang De Basanti / best film evaaahh!!!!
Knots of Love
Slipped stitch studios
Jury talks
Hart of Dixie
Dr. Who
Lip Sync Battle Joseph Gordon Levitt, Stephen Merchant, Jimmy Fallon

Ravelry thread

TALK TO YOU IN 2 WEEKS!!!
The Skeins
 
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EPISODE 36 – KNITTING…HARDER THAN AN MBA!!!

22 Oct

Episode 36 – SUPER-BULKY DOUBLE-STRANDED!!!

From Eve’s house: the other balls, lots of yarn-talk, some sewing, and Paprika Purl’s yarn-tag game!

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Note: we are now on iTunes!

Note 2: We do use some “words” sometimes, so check where your children are… Where are the kids again dammit????

Download the mp3 from the net (without using iTunes).
(right-click on the link and “save link as” will download the mp3 to your computer)

Yarn stuff mentioned:

Level-2 TKGA master’s program
Elise Shawl
Pipers’s Journey
Starcrossed slouchy beret
Twirly Girl Dishcloth
Central Park Hoodie

You can see our yarny FOs here: pandorra7 & photospice 

Current and upcoming challenges/KALs/CALs:

Epic KalCal

Habedashery:

OCTOBER SEWING BEE CHALLENGE: POTHOLDERS  –>  pattern suggestions will be added in the Ravelry thread

Other stuff mentioned:

Kaitlin – Paprika Purls
Norah Gaughan
Marly Bird
Dudley Moore
What does the fox say?
Hart of Dixie
Making the team
Barbara Walker
Fat Squirrel
Craft Stash
Knots of Love

Ravelry thread

TALK TO YOU IN 2 WEEKS!!!
The Skeins
 
 
 
 

EPISODE 35 – A PONY FOR X-MAS

7 Oct

Episode 35 – ADAM IS AN OVERACHIEVER!!!

Trying this over Skype:  Catching up. And much excitement about the October Sewing Bee!

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Note: we are now on iTunes!

Note 2: We do use some “words” sometimes, so check where your children are… Where are the kids again dammit????

Download the mp3 from the net (without using iTunes).
(right-click on the link and “save link as” will download the mp3 to your computer)

Yarn stuff mentioned:

Metallurgy Shawl
Level-2 TKGA master’s program
Sockmonkey
Black DeathMaedleine’s cap (Chemo hat)
Aestlight shawl

You can see our yarny FOs here: pandorra7 & photospice 

Current and upcoming challenges/KALs/CALs:

Epic KalCal

Habedashery:

OCTOBER SEWING BEE CHALLENGE: POTHOLDERS  –>  pattern suggestions will be added in the Ravelry thread

The Readery:

Couldn’t keep it to myself by Wally Lamb
(still reading the book, but didn’t discuss it in this episode – probably next episode)

Other stuff mentioned:

Knots of Love
Halos of Hope

2 crafty girls yarn club
The Scream
Teal Deer
Dr. Who – reboot

Ravelry thread

TALK TO YOU IN 2 WEEKS!!!
The Skeins
 
 
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