Backstage Knitting Podcast
On the Needles:
Anna is working on a pair of vanilla socks. Spatterdash Wristwarmers, Kelpie #3 and Norwegian Pirate Mittens.
Bethany is working her "Coffee Date Shawl" by CC Almon, her "Shrowl" by Stephan West, the second 1776 sock is nearly completed and a Pokeball hat that is being designed by Bethany.
Off the Needles:
Anna is a few thumb rows short of a finished pair of Norwegian Pirate mittens.
In Time Out:
Anna frogged the "Off Shore V Neck" by Bristol Ivy again after a moebius situation.
Bethany did some spinning in her long draw class during the Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival. She has spent most of the week working with her new Jenkins Turkish drop spindle.
If anyone knows how use the Turkish Drop spindle without the hook thing please let me know!
Netflix and Knit:
Anna has been watching Season 3 of "Penny Dreadful" and Season 2 of "Merlin"
Bethany has been watching "Supergirl", "Bridget Jones' Baby" and the first Presidential Debate.
While in Oregon, Bethany and Anna watched "Guardians of the Galaxy", "Big Bang Theory", "Friends", "Full House," and "2 Broke Girls."
In Rehearsal/In Performance:
The production of "Alcestis" that Anna is helping costume closes tomorrow. (10/2/16)
Bethany and her sisters will be at Geek Girl Con in Seattle, Washington on October 9th.
Bethany, Anna, Bethany's mom, and sisters will be doing the PNW Yarn Crawl on October 23rd.
Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival Recap:
At Powell's Bethany bought "The Disney Book of Knitting" By Melinda Coss and Debbie Robinson and "The Knitters Book of Yarn" by Clara Parkes. Anna bought a super cheerful, bright yellow Powell's Mug.
Vendors we purchased from at the Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival were:
Mosiac Moon. www.mosaicmoon.com
Knitted Wit. www.etsy.com/shop/KnittedWit
A Skein of Fierce Fibers from Pearl Fiber Arts. www.pearlfiberarts.com
Fiber from Jennifer Dawn Andersen. www.jenniferdawnandersen.com
Plastic bag dispenser from Potential Bag Lady. www.facebook.com/PotentialBagLady/?hc_ref=SEARCH&fref=nf
Turkish Drop Spindle from Jenkins. yarntools.com
Lots of yummy tea from Plum Deluxe. www.plumdeluxe.com
And an impromptu tatting lessing at Pastiche booth. www.pastichebooks.com
Pictures from the Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival can be found on our Facebook page!
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