Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Episode 2.1 Meet Big Al

Please see Episode 2 also!

Episode 2

Hello All!

Episode 2 is up on youtube.

There's a 40 second episode that follows where I introduce a special someone.

Show Notes:

Contact info:  chainoffools on ravelry and plurk

Introductions:  A lot!  Thank you so much for becoming part of the group.  Very exciting.

Show and Tell:

Sap and Thistle mittens:  Mittens four me by Laura Linneman out of Brooklyn Tweed Loft  (size 2 dpns)

Liesl by Ysolda Teague out of Tess' Designer Yarns in Purple Superwash Merino


Pig for my boy out of pink acrylic
Handspun sock of of pigeonroof studios polwarth in verdigris
Burdock cardigan swatch:  pattern by Maura Kirk
Pink sparkly hobbledehoy handspun


Lucy Hat
Windschief Hat
Weaving out of Blue Ridge Yarns Footprints in Apple Blossom


Knitabulls SAL on hold
5oz Grey Jacob by Meduseld
Baby Alpaca Fleece from Zephyr Farms in Ronks, PA

Past FO:

Crocheted Babette Blanket by Kathy Merrick

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Episode 1

Hello and thanks for stopping in Fibre Town!  I made a ravelry group--fibre town podcast; come and say hi!

I forgot to include my contact info:  I'm Chainoffools on Ravelry and Plurk.

Show Notes:

Show and Tell:  Octopus Mitts by Emily Peters
                          Crosswords at the Coffeeshop by Karrie Steinmetz
                          Clown vomit weaving
WIPs:  Mittens for me by Laura Linneman
            Liesl by Ysolda Teague
            Handspun sock
            Hobbledehoy pink handspun cowl
Upcoming:  Pink pig from Knitting Mochi Mochi
                    Windschief by Stephen West
                    Burdock Cardigan by Kate Gagnon Osborn
                    Lucy hat by Carina Spencer
Spinning:  FO:  Hobbledehoy battlings
                  WIP:  Frapjous fibers BFL/silk in Chipotle, to be plied with Misty Mountain Farms
                  merino in the limeade colorway
Wearing:  Top down round yoke cardigan by milobo in plymouth baby alpaca dk

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Come on down to Fiber Town!

A video podcast about knitting and spinning.  Some weaving, sewing and crocheting are thrown in for variety.