90% Knitting – Episode 56

[blip.tv http://blip.tv/play/hu4Ngu7kGgA width=”480″ height=”385″]

Shop update preview begins around the 55:34 point in the video.

We hit 1,100 members this week! If you’re the membership milestone drawing winner, please PM me on Rav with your mailing addy and I’ll send you your prize yarn!


1. Still working on – Second Ampersand sock, Kirsten Kapur, Keegan Lane Yarns, Big Footies Toasty Sock, 75/25, US1.5/2.5mm
2. Still working on – Seeded Rib Socks, Heavenly Base, Marmaris colorway. US1.5/2.5mm
3. Cast on – Clapotis, Kate Gilbert; FDW Merino Bamboo; Poseidon’s Love; n-plied. US7/4.5mm
4. Cast on – Barn Raising Square, Shelley Mackey, Marissa Brown; Dalegarn Baby Ull, US2/2.75mm
5. Spinning – Finished Prrr-ple Loop bump; got about 400 yards n-plied, sport-ish weight. About ½ oz left.
6. Spinning – Spun first 2 oz. of Unwind Yarn Co. BFL in Dress Blues. Spinning woolen, aiming for a worsted weight.
7. Spinning – Gave Emma her first spinning lesson!
8. New things – Knitter’s Pride Dreamz Circs (I had more new things to share, but I edited that section out because I was running really long and it was choppy due to distractions. I’ll share them next week!)
9. New videocasts I’ve watched – The Knitting Den (Denise, British); Caffeinated Knitting (Daniela); The Knitting Game (Leslie); Guts, Grit & Pink Lipstick (CJ Kopec)
10. Quickie KAL – Feb. Drawing – winner! Please PM me on Rav with your mailing address so I can send you your prize!; this week’s pattern: Malabrigo Hand Thingies by Anne Sahakian
11. Snuggles KAL – Drawing: 2-$5 patterns from AlisonJ; Two skeins of Malabrigo Rios from me – winners! Please contact me so I can hook you up with your prizes!


1. Skyrim = ADDICTED!
2. Mom coming into town next week…yikes…must! clean! my! house!

Update on 3/9 – between 1:30-2p.m eastern.

You can find me on Ravelry and Plurk as Fibernymph.
Contact me any time at fibernymph AT comcast DOT net.

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