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The Artsy Knitter Podcast: Episode19 – For all the Tiny Babies + New pattern


Co-host : Yukibaby


GRATITUDINOUS: jayrenee73 , studiovondesign ,temora


1.Back to my old hair style which is my new hair and after starting to grow it since Nov. My mom gets a hold of me in 24 hours I buckle under the Pressure to cut it
2.Ava had a birthday in March ( pics)
3.my birthday in Vancouver …
4. Juniper grace.. who would have thought a chance happening like that would happen!
6. CALAGRY for Nana’s 60th birthday + sewing vogue dress (pics)
7.Prototype bags: work in progress on the style i want.

Knit Alongs:

1.StashBoMMM15 knit along…. info is HERE

Please go onto the Ravelry group to the thread above and let me know that you into the knit along. from yarn that is at least 3- 6 months old..

Hashtag:# stashboMMM15

2.I heart Preemies  charity knitting  here  hashtag to use#iheartpreemies

I will be keeping this going … i love knitting these so much. Please start a project page it is encouraging to see the progress.

3. #Operation sock drawer   knit along (all year ) Here


Double dip into other group knit along .. i dont mind at all.. i encourage it!

1.I heart preemie cardigan( 280 downloads) and

2. I heart preemies beanie hat or toque ( 118 downloads) ON BABY DOLL
with 2.5 or 1.5mm i love using
-Yarn recommendation:
Loops & threads  woolike: 678 yds – 85% acrylic   15% nylon ( so so soft)
Adriafil Avantgarde
Regia My First Regia
Schoeller+Stahl Fortissima Socka Degradee Color

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The Artsy Knitter Podcast:Episode10 Strict order but BearCRAZED”



Episode 10: ” Strict Orders but Bear-crazed”


Knit-along : “Whip the Wippies” join in by going to the group and on chatter thread let me know what you plan to get finished

Deadline for the draw of Prizes : Aug15th,2014

Tag for Ravelry and Instagram: #theartsyknitter #whipitArtsyKAL
ITUNES YA hOOO: please consider taking a few mins to leave me some reviews .. it really helps all the knitting podcast be found within itunes i am told. I also helps other peeps find me.
Gratitude-onous :

Rosehipchick, emmathebandgeek , lydiab kgirlknits ,Chaoticandcrafty craftyjt503, Sharbie ,Home-Spun

1 Vipassana Silent retreat -10 day on inner reflection.

2.Worldwide Knit in Public Day 2014:  jun14-jun22 what did you you do?

3.100 subscribers on you tube.. nice surprise .. i didn’t notice it had gotten that high.
Little one’s corner will be back soon.. i don’t want to force her to knit she has to do it on her own.She may also be doing some travelling soon too, but the Show has not lost her .
Wippies :
1.Global Warming by Suvi Simola
2. Love Afghan by Stephanie Oltmann

3 . Special Report with Little one.: Mrs Bakery Bear by Kay Jones of the Bakery Bear Podcast

Tru-ly Recommended: think Washcloths not dishes.. make great hostess gifts
1. Jazz age washcloth by Jenny Catchings (free) with 4mm
2. Nubbie Scrubbies by Angelee Marie    ( free) with 4mm
Fashion Spotlight:
UMA WANG: launch her label in London 2005 and she went to my absolute favorite school Central Saint Martin
there are more images at the end of the video. let me know what you think in the thread for this episode.

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The Artsy Knitter Podcast: Episode2: “The ArtsyDuo” (knitting podcast)


Episode 2: “the Artsy Duo” with my MINI-me

Artsy Escapades : Ava’s 9th Birthday ..celebrated all week.. gave her a little gift each day instead of one big box.
Snow adventures  that was not  ARTSY..LOL

JOIN:  Ravelry group : TheArtsyKnitterPodcast
1. “Rye” by tincanknits…FROGGED Liat Gat recipe + Rye Sock by TinCanknits
sock recipe : http://knitfreedom.com/free-patterns i will start over.

TOEUP SOCKS is not that hard to learn.. it is better when your dealing with the fact that you might not have enough yarn. Try a Sock Class

2 Tripartite by Stephen West done in: Zen yarn Garden Serenity silk Lace weight – Garroby hill( little more than half way.. just the collar left)

3 Chunky Bonnet for Ava’s Photo-shoot ( HALF WAY) in Filatura Di Crosa with size:
I will create a project page with the rough pattern i made when i have a chance

Ta Da:
1.Featherweight Cardigan by Hannah Fettig In Madeleine Tosh

2.Storm Cloud Shawlette by Hanna Breetz
3.Braided by Jen Geigley

Little One Corner:
1.Monster Chunks by Rebecca Danger+ we got her Book: The Big Book of Knitted Monsters: Mischievous, Lovable Toys
The eye are 9mm from 6060.etsy.com

Our AG Doll is ” Cécile” form 1853: http://store.americangirl.com/agshop/…

2. Noro Scarf for American girl doll that has been crocheted

3. American Girl Doll Lacy Bolero by Elaine Phillips

Whoa Newbie:
-Did you realize that Ravelry has a new recommendation engine, to show you weekly new patterns that have been added each day.  just for you based on the things you have Favorited,, your projects and friends
It is cool way to see new stuff that your wouldn’t notice.

-I didn’t know that in project section of a pattern allows you to selected a filter ” helpful notes”

Thanks for taking the time to watch my artsy Knitting podcast and see you in a week or so. Ciao TRU