Episode 051 (Return to Kenya)
Recorded on Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Thank you to Naomi of CosyCuteKnits for pattern – The Only Way is Up! cowl. Ravelry user nittinmama3 also wins a copy. Coincidentally, nittinmama3 is the person who has most recently said hello in the Kino Knits Ravelry group Introduce Yourself thread – feel free to join her!
Thank you to Lynn Hensley who, by my records, is doing her 10th test knit for me.
Get kits with the patterns and original yarn from Yarn Crush here.
Also, Kino Knits is running a charity sale for the month of July 2018: all Kino Knits socks are 50% off with the coupon code RAICES. Also, all profits from sock sales in July will be donated to RAICES. Buy for you, buy for a friend… If you want to donate more, don’t use the discount code.
Vanilla self-striping socks over 48 stitches on US 1 (2.25 mm) in Marigoldjen Superwash Merino Nylon Sock (75% merino, 25% nylon) in Silver Screen colorway (heels and toes and cuffs) and Desert Vista Dyeworks Viso (75% merino, 25% nylon) in Frederick self-striping colorway.
Two pairs safari mittens in The Fiber Seed Sprout Sock (90% superwash merino, 10% nylon) in Birch and Espresso colorways.
Second design for Point/Counterpoint, Vol. 4. Partner is Lisa K. Ross of Paper Daisy Creations. Click to see Vol. 1, Vol. 2, Vol. 3. Design #2 is mitts using Mothy and the Squid Superwash Sock rainbow miniskeins.
Original declared 2018 goals:
- #sistersheepspin – enh
- spin more than 24 ounces – HA!
- 12 squares for my scrap yarn blanket – HA!
- improve photography skills – okay
#makenine2018 recap – 5 of 9 done!
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Back in Kenya!
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