Friday, June 30, 2017

Show notes: Episode 12

Congratulations to the Giveaway winners!

Today's podcast includes a finished shawl called Borderline, and the following works in progress:

Ten Stitch Zigzag Blanket

Stormy Sky Shawl

I also talk about sewing sundresses without a pattern, a tricked-out mattress I would like someone to invent, and a gift suggestion for your significant other!

Monday, June 19, 2017

Show Notes: Episode 11

Works in progress:

My Ten Stitch Zig Zag Blanket that will become part of the Welcome Blanket Project.

My doomed Threadle Sweater

The Circular Yoke Summer Shirt

On Hold:

Brioche Cowl

GIVEAWAY: Enter to win a Fiber Fist Bump for yourself, and one for a friend!  You can find the giveaway threads on Instagram (I'm "coliemonte") and in my Ravelry Group.  (You can enter both places if you like, and feel free to tag your friends, so they can enter with you and increase your chances!

Podcast recommendation: Freakanomics, especially the May 10th episode, "How Big Is My Penis (and other things we ask Google)".

A new favorite veggie dinner: Ziyad brand frozen falafel.  Give it a try!

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Show Notes: Episode 10

Today's projects:

I finished my Therapy Shawl and I made a pair of Simple Garter Stitch Slippers.

Works in progress are a Brioche Cowl and the very beginning of my Circular Yoke Summer Shirt.

Book recommendation: On Tyranny by Timothy Snyder

U2 just announced more concert dates!  If they're going to be anywhere near you, you won't regret the money and time you spend on this concert!