Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Episode 4 - Guest and Give-away

Show Notes:

News and Notes -
  • Amy is the guest in honor of Valentine's Day and her birthday.
  • Ravelry group reached its membership goal.  Random drawing for cable needle holder and stitch markers, plus a special treat for our 100th member - marylove. Members come from 30 states and 7 different countries.
  • Bought the Color shift gradient in the Berry colorway at Leslie of TheKnitGirllls recommendation. Love it!
Finished Objects - 
  • Waves Socks - with afterthought heel for Amy's birthday.
  • Wisteria Shawl Collar Pullover, pattern by Lion Brand yarn, knit out of an unknown yarn in a rainbowish colorway, using size 8 circular needles. (Sorry, Lion Brand, I did not use the recommended yarn. I might use Lion Brand Amazing for a future version of this sweater.)
Works in Progress -
  • Hogwarts Express
  • Straun Take 2 for my brother out of Cascade Eco Alpaca, on my new KnitPicks interchangeable needles.
  • Hermione's Quidditch socks on hold until I get a few other things off the needles. Will try to get them done for Studentknits Statistics KAL.
  • Mittens for Me MKAL with the KnitGirllls
  • Lala love you Cowl for the Knitabulls Feb KAL out of Malabrigo Rios in the Cumparista colorway on US 8 Hiya Hiya sharps 16" cable.
No spinning this week.

Fitness - 
  • Biggest Loser Contest: not going well. Not well organized.
  • Completed 3 workouts this week including yoga
  • 2 lbs weight loss
  • Exercise Accountability thread on Ravelry.

2 comments:

  1. Your face looks thinner! Keep up the great work!

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    1. Thanks! Oh, yeah, for sock patterns, check out Wendy Johnson's blog. She has great free patterns.

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