Hilary shares her fantabulous fusion of life with fiber and other randomness.

Archive for August, 2011

Episode 12 – Yarn Binge

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Finished Objects

Socks – Gypsy Girl Creations Cosmic Storm colorway 1.5 needles

Preemie Hat – Miss Babs Yarn sz 1 needles

Works in Process

Leslie – Penelope Monster, Socks Koigu KPPM sz 1 2.25mm, Kushu Kushu Scarf Habu Textiles merino/silk/stainless steel

Hilary forgot to mention hers, oops!


Spinning – Cormo roving


Podcaster Challenge – If you’d like to join the knit along, you will need approximately 650yds of worsted weight yarn.  More details to come September 3!


Books: MochiMochi , Interweave Knits , Gossamer Webs , Knitted Lace ofEstonia, Sock Yarn One-Skein Wonders , Fiber Gathering

Yarn: Leslie – Socks That Rock lightweight “Deck the Halls”, Mackintosh Yarns fingering weight “Reef”, HiyaHiya 000000dpns .7mm; Hilary – Miss Babs mini skeins, Morris Empire lace, Skaska Silk/Merino lace, Miss Babs lace “Primrose”, Sock That Rock medium weight “Cozy Fierce Scummy Girl”, Socks That Rock lightweight “Mango Tango”, Miss Babs sock green?, Sophie’s Toes magic ball “Save the Planet”, Habu lace merino green, Skaska green lace, Shawl pins Knitting Notions, Dpn Case, Blackthorne needles, Square needles, Handmaiden Cashmere/Silk

Pattern: Roar

Roving: Yarn hollow – Jade, Seattle, Devil’s Daughter, Garnet; Winterhaven Fiber Farm, Socks That Rock lightweight “Mossay”, Gale’s Art – Homewood, Grapevine


Episode 11 – The Yarn Turban

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The AC was on for the first couple minutes, the sound does get better after it shuts off.  Sorry for that, we’ll record out front next time!

Wine & Wool Festival Take 2

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Another clip from the festival this weekend!