Episode 045 (All FOs, No WIPs)
Recorded Monday, February 19, 2018 (I said 20th because I clearly don’t know what day it is!)
Thanks to the following for 5-star iTunes reviews!
The winner of all the 2018 Kino Knits self-published patterns is: lmecoll. Congrats!
Hello to Valeriepdx, who introduced herself in the Kino Knits Ravelry group Introduce Yourself thread!
All Point/Counterpoint collections are 28% off for the entire month of February 2018. No Ravelry coupon code needed. Just click the images below to go to each collection.
Barrel Riders by Corrine Walcher ($6 via Ravelry) on US 1 (2.25 mm) in Lilliput Yarn Simple Sock (80% merino, 20% nylon) in Mutt #10 (OOAK colorway). Listen to interview with Crystal of Lilliput here.
A three-color shawl design in Fiber Optic Yarns Heaven Sport (70% merino, 20% cashmere, 10% silk) in Brimstone, Ft. Knox, and Midnight Rendezvous colorways. Going into testing soon. To receive testing announcements, please sign up for the Kino Knits newsletter and click the box to be notified of testing opportunities.
True North Toque by Made by Marlee ($7 Canadian via Etsy) on US 11 (8.0 mm) in Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick and Quick (80% Acrylic, 20% Wool) in Black, Cranberry, Claret, and Grey Marble colorways. **hesitation about buying pattern, sizing issues**
Ann Budd Basic Mitten Pattern by Ann Budd (printed in The Knitter’s Handy Book of Patterns: Basic Designs in Multiple Sizes & Gauges) on US 5 (3.75 mm) in Berroco Vintage (52% Acrylic, 40% Wool, 8% Nylon, colorway 5135 Holly). 5 stitches per inch for 6″ size. Added dragonfly buttons. All purchased in October 2017 at Knit LLC in Newtown, Pennsylvania.
Fix the True North Toque – and make 3 more
Point/Counterpoint, Vol. 4 designs
Craftsy class: Drafting from Woolen to Worsted with Jacee Boggs Faulkner
Knitting on Safari Plotting
- Homespun Yarn Party, March 18
- Maryland Sheep and Wool, May 5-6, taking a spinning class on May 3
- Into the Wool Fiber Retreat, September 20-23
Where to Find Me
Email: kinoknits (at) gmail.com
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