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Thursday, April 9, 2015

Yarn Chicken


Hey Guys and Gals Thank You for taking some time to check out my latest post, FO's and other happenings.

FO Show:

Don't Be Caught Brickless
pattern:
Brickless by Martina Behm paid for pattern at about $4.20
yarn:
Miss Babs Yowza in the Zombie Prom color way.

~ 560 yards of color, squishy fun. Played yarn chicken and lost, had to add in about 8 yards of Berroco Vintage in the Charcoal color, blocks out crazy big and awesome. Used US 6 of Knitters Pride Marblz needles

Vanilla Beans and Double Gusset Dreams
patterns:
Double Gusset by Christi H Payne
Vanilla Bean by Emily O Grady
yarn: 
Must Stash Yarns in the 10 Days of Fiesta Perfect Sock Base ~ Thank you Krystal :)
reinforcement thread from jimmy Beans Wool

~343.2 yards (313.8 meters), 78 grams of color stripey goodness. Knit on us 2 Knit picks. Part of the School Of Stash in the Must Stash Yarn Group. #Socksed2015

Wips:

Golden Slouch
pattern: 
Marigold Slouch by Devin Lynch
Yarn:
Romney Ridge Farm Yarn Co in the Old Gold Colorway

~ So far this yarn is some rough stuff but I am hoping it blocks out softer

Spin Me Right Round

On the Wheel: Alpaca from a local farm and some brown Alpaca with silk from Harmony Wools
https://www.facebook.com/BlackberryHillAlpacas?fref=ts

On the Spindle : Green Dragon Yarns 100% Corridale 
Spindle Irish Rose Woodcraft  www.etsy.com/shop/tinasangoras

Cross Stitch 
Pattern: Alice in Wonderland by Cloudsfactory and Star Wars 

And Because Kitty's are Funny: