Wednesday, 27 August 2014

Episode 46 - Podcast revival aka I'm back for good!



Shownotes:

Works in Progress:
Paignton by Rachel Coopey using Watercolours and Lace Merino Sock in the Got the Blues colourway on 2.75mm/US 2 needles
Vanilla socks in Yarntini
Acer Cardigan by Amy Christoffers using Eden Cottage Yarns Bowland DK in Charcoal colourway

Stash Enhancement: 
Yarntini
The Uncommon Thread Lush Worsted in Cobble and in Leaden 

Knitting on the Horizon/NAPs:

Hoquaim by Diana Walla
Cassidae by Rachel Coopey for the Sock Knitters Anonymous KAL September
Kilkenny cowl by Pam Allen

Monday, 22 July 2013

Episode 45 - Graduation


Shownotes:

Finished Objects:
Sprouting By Beata Jezek on 2.5mm/US 1.5 and 2.75mm/US 2 needles, using Unwind Yarn Company Weekend Sock in the Morning Sky colourway  

Works in Progress:
Alecia Beth by Justyna Lorkowska using Countess Ablaze Lord of Silk in the Attica colourway 
Paignton by Rachel Coopey using Watercolours and Lace Merino Sock in the Got the Blues colourway on 2.75mm/US 2 needles
Bath Time Bliss by Jane Ellison, using Patons UK 100% Cotton DK on 4mm/US 6 needles

Spinning:
Spinning fiber from Into the Whirled in the Lavinia colourway

Stash Enhancement: 
Project bag from Stitched by JessaLu

Thanks so much for all your comments last week! Let me know your favourite knitting projects for going on holiday and your favourite holiday destinations in the episode thread :-)

Monday, 8 July 2013

Episode 44 - Best News Ever!



Shownotes:

Works in Progress: 
Sprouting By Beata Jezek on 2.5mm/US 1.5 and 2.75mm/US 2 needles, using Unwind Yarn Company Weekend Sock in the Morning Sky colourway  
Paignton by Rachel Coopey using Watercolours and Lace Merino Sock in the Got the Blues colourway on 2.75mm/US 2 needles
Alecia Beth by Justyna Lorkowska using Countess Ablaze Lord of Silk in the Attica colourway

Thanks so much for all your comments last week about making time for your knitting. If you can help me out with my swatch this week please do! And if you've been getting up to any multicrafting come and share some photos in the episode thread I would really like to see what you've been up to :-)

#Instasockkal:
Come join in via instagram, just post progress shots and fun shots of a sock of your choosing and tag your photo #instasockkal and let me know if you like this for an add on for future kals! I'm Studentknits7 on instagram :-)

Thursday, 20 June 2013

Episode 43 - I guess I didn't forget to stash



Shownotes:

Finished Objects:
Socks on a Plane by Laura Linneman using Lollipop Yarn in the I'm Your Huckleberry colourway on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles and I used the Crystal Afterthought heel

Works in Progress: 
Sprouting By Beata Jezek on 2.5mm/US 1.5 and 2.75mm/US 2 needles, using Unwind Yarn Company Weekend Sock in the Morning Sky colourway  
My Knitted Heart Vanilla Socks by Elizabeth Suarez, using Wollmeise 100% Merino Superwash in the Spice Schwammerl colourway on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles

Stash Enhancement:
Count Cashmerino High Twist in the 'Fiesta' colourway from Countess Ablaze on Etsy
Viscount of Spark in the 'Ugly Absinthe Fairy OOAK colourway from Countess Ablaze on Etsy
Lord of Silk in the 'Attica' colourway from Countess Ablaze on Etsy

Knitting on the Horizon:

Alecia Beth by Justyna Lorkowska
Paignton by Rachel Coopey

#Instasockkal:
Come join in via instagram, just post progress shots and fun shots of a sock of your choosing and tag your photo #instasockkal and let me know if you like this for an add on for future kals! I'm Studentknits7 on instagram :-)

Thursday, 6 June 2013

Episode 42 - Here I Am



Shownotes:

Finished Objects:
Monkey by Cookie A. using Countess Ablaze Count Cashmerino High Twist in the Studentknits colourway on 2.75mm needles - *Just in case you haven't already posted a photo for this long gone KAL do so in the next week and then I'll draw prizes on the next episode*
Clockwork by by Stephen West on 3.75mm/US 5 needles, using Into the Whirled Manchester Sock in the Snow Angels with an Ood colourway and Regia Angora Merino in 07084 colourway

Works in Progress: 
Socks on a Plane by Laura Linneman using Lollipop Yarn in the I'm Your Huckleberry colourway on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles
Sprouting By Beata Jezek on 2.5mm/US 1.5 and 2.75mm/US 2 needles, using Unwind Yarn Company Weekend Sock in the Morning Sky colourway  
My Knitted Heart Vanilla Socks by Elizabeth Suarez, using Wollmeise 100% Merino Superwash in the Spice Schwammerl colourway on 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles
Froot Loop by Kristi Geraci, using Knit Picks Felici in the Goth colourway on 2.75mm/US 2 needles

Spinning:
Into the Whirled Superwash Merino in the Lavinia colourway for the Knitabulls SAL

#Instasockkal:
Come join in via instagram, just post progress shots and fun shots of a sock of your choosing and tag your photo #instasockkal and let me know if you like this for an add on for future kals! I'm Studentknits7 on instagram :-)


Monday, 28 January 2013

Episode 41 - Inspire



Let me know if you would be interested in doing a VKN Friday night to cast on for the KAL!!

FO:
My Knitted Heart Vanilla Socks by Elizabeth Suarez using Regia Design Line Random Stripe by Kaffe Fassett, colourway 2900, using 2.5mm/US 1.5 needles

WIP:
La Digitessa by Yarnisisma using Socktopus Sokkusu Original in the Winter Sky colourway, on 2.75mm/US 2 needles

Knitting on the Horizon:
Stripey socks for the Stockinette Zombies KAL - Spinning Fates, Toula Base in the Elementary Watson colourway - not sure which pattern yet!

Countess Ablaze KAL:
Will start February 1st - can knit any project using the special edition Studentknits colourway, or any Countess Ablaze yarn
- Chatter about the KAL here

Knitting excitement:
Strawberry Mittens by SpillyJane

Goals:
I decided to start the new blog and see how it runs find it at www.circadiancreative.blogspot.co.uk 
Please let me know how you plan to make 2013 a good one :-)

Big Picture Classes
'I Choose' Class - Elise Blaha Cripe
One little Word Class - Ali Edwards
Project Life


**Please comment if there is anything I have not mentioned and you want to know and I can let you know :-)

** Come and join the Studentknits Ravelry Group

Monday, 21 January 2013

Episode 40 - Stop Saying That Word!



Watch for the 300 member pattern giveaway!!

WIPs:
My Knitted Heart Vanilla Socks by Elizabeth Suarez

Countess Ablaze KAL:
Will start February 1st - can knit any project using the special edition Studentknits colourway, or any Countess Ablaze yarn
- Enter the giveaway here
- Chatter about the KAL here

Knitting excitement:
Thankyou Aimee for my Project Bag!!!
The Simple Things Magazine

Goals:
I decided to start the new blog and see how it runs find it at www.circadiancreative.blogspot.co.uk 
Please let me know how you plan to make 2013 a good one :-)

**Please comment if there is anything I have not mentioned and you want to know and I can let you know :-)