>Needle Bound Episode 5: Win & Fail

13 Mar

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A mostly knitting show by knitting newbie, Liz. Also includes sewing & other crafting content. Join me as I journey to knit my perfect pair of socks and go from newbie to master.This show includes the winners from the giveaway announced in episode 3.Link

In Stitches

Persephone’s Return by Laura Linneman
Cabled Chapeau by Coats & Clark

Robbie the Radiant Robot by Rebecca Danger
198 Yds of Heaven by Christy Verity
Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder

In Search of Stash
Knitterly Things Vesper in “In the Wildwood” (please post a picture of this if you have it in Yarn Lust on the Ravelry board)

In the Queue
Brunello Cardigan by Amy Swenson
Malabrigo Silky Merino in Topaz or Madre Perla

Knit Quote
Sewing fills my days not to mention the living room, bedroom & closets. ~Unknown

In other crafts
FAIL – miscut material in bag making – boo hiss
finished the butterfly giveaway bag

Podcasts
iMake Podcast
The Proverbial Knitter

My thoughts
Ravelry Group
Progress on Parade thread

Giveaway

>Episode 4: Wishing

7 Mar

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Knitting & Crafting podcast

>Episode 4: Wishing

6 Mar

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Show notes soon!

>Needle Bound Episode 3: And Then There Was Snow

26 Feb

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Show notes

Please subscribe in iTunes if you are inclined
Ravelry Group
Thanks to Erin & Sarah

In Stitches:
Hermione’s Everyday Socks
Citron Shawl

Look What I Did:
Calorimetry sort-of
Hubby’s Birthday socks
What I’d like to do for hubby’s next socks

In Search of Stash:
Berroco Ultra Alpaca Tonal – nicknamed Purple People Eater
Punta Yarns Merisoft Space Dyed – nicknamed 4 Leaf Clover
Yarn Lust: Perfect Day Yarns – OOAK in Upon a Lilac Sea

In the Queue:
198 yds of Heaven by Christy Verity

Knit Quote:
It took me years and years of trial efforts to work out that there is absolutely no knitting triumph I can achieve that my husband will think is worth being woken up for. ~Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, At Knit’s End: Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much

In Other Crafts:
Project Bags both drawstring & box bags

Podcasts!
MommyNeedsYarn

My Thoughts:
Estes Wool Market June 9-12
FUF Group on Ravlery
Thanks to all the other wonderful podcast hosts for the love this week!

Giveaway Guidelines:
1. Leave a comment here on the blog
2. Post a comment over here on the Ravelry thread
3. Use the Mr.Linky widget below to show me where you talked about Needle Bound on your blog (Even if your family & I am your only blog viewers this counts.)

For every place of contact your name will be entered in the drawing for either a small box bag, a large drawstring bag or a small drawstring bag.
I will draw the winners on March 11th while recording the podcast.
I will close comments & lock the ravelry thread at noon Mountain Time on March 11th.

>now on iTunes

23 Feb

>I wanted to let all of you wonderful viewers know that the podcast is now available on iTunes.
Check it out here .

>Needle Bound Episode 2: Spring Is In The Air

19 Feb

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Alternate Title: Drink when I say Fabulous

Cameo by Sammy

WIPs
Hermiones Everyday Socks
Calorimetryesque Headband
Circular Scrubby

FOs
Cloth
220 Fingerless Mitts

Shiza
Twisted Flower (Flower FAIL!)

In Search of Stash
BadAmy Knits Lucky Pot o Gold

Knit Quote
As ye sew, so shall ye rip. ~Unknown

In other crafts
Box Bag DONE!
Drawstring Bag Tutorial 1 & Tutorial 2
Cathedral Quilt

Podcasts!
Yarnivore

My Thoughts
Nicky Epstein’s Knitted Flowers
John Fielder Photography
Thank You!!! All of the encouragement is awesome.

>Episode 1: After many attempts to upload

16 Feb

>[blip.tv http://blip.tv/play/AYKkuBEA%5D

Show Notes
WIPs:
220 Fingerless Mitts by Jessica Jensen out of Cascade Superwash 220 in colorway #856
Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder out of Happy Feet in colorway #9

FOs:
Foamy by Gocke Baser out of NaturallyCaron.com Spa in colorway Misty Taupe
Cloths by Marleen Wood out of miscellaneous cotton

In the Queue:
Spa Day Facecloths
Dishcloth Duo
Circle Cloth

I need your recommendations about a shawl pattern for my Summer Blooms fingering weight yarn.

In Search of Stash:
Sugar N Cream in faded denim
Lusting After: Socks that Rock in Lucky & Twisted Fiber Art in Ravelry

Knit Quote:
I’m in therapy and sewing is cheaper than a psychiatrist. ~ Author Unknown

In Other Crafts:
Box Bag Tutorial
Memorial Cards
Flannel Shawl

Podcasts!
Knittin on the Fly

My Thoughts:
Nostepinne is lovely
Knitting Stash for Droid
2011 Goals

Contact Me:
lizzythemama on Plurk & Ravelry
Personal blog: seelizzyknit.blogspot.com