Sunday, 27 May 2012

Episode 4 - Sunburn & Spinning Fail!




Hi and welcome to Episode 4 - Sunburn and Spinning Fail.
We have been basking in beautiful weather this week but this has lead to some unfortunate sunburn as I got caught out unaware and I think the sun has got to my brain as I have a big fat spinning fail...

Please join the Ravelry Group and say hi.

Nattering Away 
Evenstar Shawl on 3.25mm needles out of Duchess of Lace in the Dusk Colourway from CountessAblaze

Moms Sock - 72 stitches, on 2.25mm needles out of Knit Picks Felici in the Mixed Berries Colourway

spectra started on 3.75mm needles but going to frog and restart on 3mm needles. Regia Sock Yarn

Laughing out Loud
twisted-limone-socks 60 stitches around on 2.25mm needles in Oriental Bossom from TwistedLimoneDesigns

Thankful for Stripes in rookey colourway from LamingtonLassYarns and depression glass pink from fibernymphdyeworks

With two new projects on the needles there in nothing whispering to me this week.

Tongue Twister
Epic fail with my previous spinning so moved on to hilltopcloud Feb Club from hilltopcloud

Speech Therapy
Froggy Monkey fibre from GnomeAcres

Thanks to everyone who has joined the group and made comments, I welcome any feedback or suggestions on the discussion boards in the Ravelry Group.


Saturday, 19 May 2012

Episode 3 - Taking the Plunge!




Ravelry Group -  Knittynatter Podcast please go over and join and welcome to all new members we are up to 52

Nattering Away - Twisted Limone Socks on 2.25mm 2 circular needles in Twisted Limone Designs tangy self striping sock yarn - Oriental Blossom colourway - 60 stitches around with afterthought heel.

Thankful for Stripes Stripe Study Shawls  on 4.0mm needle in Lamington Lass sock yarn in Rookie colourway and Fibernymph Dyeworks bounce base in the Depression Glass Pink colourway

Taking the PlungeEvenstar Shawl on 3.25mm needles in Countess Ablaze Duchess of Lace BFL in the Dusk colourway

Laughing out Loud - Hitchhiker on 3.00mm needles in Yarn to Knit February 2012 sock club

Tongue Twister - bare Teeswater Fibre from Hill Top Cloud


Whispering to Me  - Spectra in regia Sock Yarn

Speech Therapy - Butterflybush Yarns 100% Falkland wool Fibre 4oz in Foxglove colourway
size 8 beads from Spellbound Beads

Thank You
Thank you for the shout outs from
Mayamoonie from the moonieknits podcast
CaffeinatedGert from the caffeinatedknitting podcast
Denise / knittingden from the The KnittingDen Podcast
muffinmegnme from the muffinmegnme-knits podcast

Clare from the studentknits podcast for the very kind gift of the Color Affection Shawl





Sunday, 13 May 2012

Episode 2 - Knocked off my Feet!



Welcome to Episode 2 where I talk about how I have been knocked off my feet on more than one occasion this week.

Nattering Away 

Thankful for Stripes - Stripe Study Shawl
hitchhiker
Twisted Limone Socks - TwistedLimoneDesigns

Laughing out Loud 
Grandma's Favourite Dishcloth
Little Lad's Birthday Socks - www.easyknits.co.uk

Tongue Twister
Fibre from Hilltop Cloud - http://www.etsy.com/shop/hilltopcloud

Whispering to me

Evenstar (Still!)  - Spellbound Beads
Spectra

Speech Therapy 
 Cairngormbags
Lamington Lass Yarns - Vote with your Feet Sock - Anna Fulford colourway

Thank you's
Scarletowl for the gifted Spectra Pattern
muffinmegnme for the technology advice
Studentknits Podcast and Wolfe Farms Podcast for the shout outs

Have a great week everyone :)

Sunday, 6 May 2012

Episode 1 - Here I Am!


Ok sorry folks but a few technical hitches mean that I am unable to put the episode directly here but it is up on blip and here is the link (below) and I have submitted to itunes for approval so hopefully will be available there shortly.

Show notes and links below as promised.

Please let me know any comments or feedback and it would be great to see you join the ravelry group.

Episode 1 - Here I Am!

So I decided to give it a go .. so here I am!
Thank you so much for stopping buy and watching.. I welcome any feedback here or over on Ravelry
Links below for things I have mentioned this week


Chatter - Ravelery - knittynatterzena
               Ravelry Group - knittynatter podcast
               Plurk & Twitter - knittynatter

Nattering away - Grandma's Favourite Dishcloth - Sirdar Summer Stripe Yarn
                            Hitchhiker - Yarn to knit
                            Stripe Study Shawl - Lamington Lass Yarns
                            Little Lads Birthday Socks - Easyknits.co.uk

Laughing out Loud - 2 finished discloths

Whispering to me - Evenstar Shawl
                               Countess Ablaze

Speech Therapy - Twisted Limone



Thank you - Cairngorm Bags